Prahladrai Dalmia Lions College of Commerce & Economics

• Deep Learning Workshop •

The event began on 24 th of January, 2018 at 11 am in the college auditorium. The workshop
was initiated by our BSc.IT Coordinator Prof. Rupali Kulkarni and the head members of the D’LITA
team. The workshop focused about IT sector and career guidance in rapidly growing field of
technology and to have a mindset as in how to culminate yourself in the field of Machine learning
with regression and classification.
The event started with warm welcome to our guest of honour Mr. Pranav Nerulkar and
introduction to the D’LITA team. Mr. Pranav Nerulkar brushed the BSc.IT department with all his
research work, his experience in the field and the achievements and awards that were bestowed to
him by the government and private NGO’s. Mr Pranav Nerulkar gave us a glimpse to the world of
data and how one can imbibe oneself and grasp the true advantages in this field of emerging
Mr. Pranav Nerulakar showed the current requirement of industry with Gartner Hype Cycle
for emerging technologies. He introduced us to machine learning with real life examples and
explained us how task force, experience and performance measure are basic building blocks for
machine learning. He continued the workshop by showing us how machine learning can be used in
the field of photo tagging, speech recognition, online advertisement, supervised learning and
explained why predictions are important.
The workshop ended with an interactive session and quick exercise with the BSc.IT
department and the staff members of the D’LITA team.