“Predicting the future isn’t magic, it’s Artificial Intelligence” – Dave Waters
HROPSYS, a synergistic event of HR, Operations & Systems, was held at Chetana’s Institutes of Management & Research on 26th September 2018 with the theme “Intelligence to Artificial Intelligence”.
Dr. Madhumita Patil, CEO, welcomed the Chief Guest, Mr. Amitabha Sinha, Partner – Leadership Consulting & Board Advisory Practice, Cornerstone Group. Mr. Sinha elucidated various aspects of AI such as the value propositions for businesses, opportunities & limitations that it holds. By providing everyday examples, he demonstrated AI having a promising future but with vastly unexplored territories.
For panel discussion, speakers included Ms. Mobina Kakajiwala, HR Business Partner, Beckman Coulter Inc, Mr. Lalit Popli, IT Head, ICICI Prudential AMC Ltd, Mr. Ashok Asawale, CISO & VP, Partner Collaboration, Mahindra IT and Mr. Shyam Iyer, Founder & CEO, 60Bits Consulting, along with moderator Mr. Vinay Henge, CMO, GoFrugal Technologies Pvt Ltd. The discussion revolved around changing employee dynamics, automation by organizations at various levels and future of intelligence in the age of artificial intelligence.
For the concluding session, Mr. Yasir Arafat, CTO, Macksofy Technologies Pvt Ltd highlighted the security concerns related to AI that gave the audience some food for thought and an important question to ponder upon – How do we ensure that AI remains safe and beneficial in future?