W1: Machine Learning

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W2: Data Science in FinTechs

Date and Time: March 16, 10:00 - 13:00

Financial technology, often shortened to FinTech or fintech, is the new technology and innovation that aims to compete with traditional financial methods in the delivery of financial services. It is an emerging industry that uses technology to improve activities in finance. Fintech refers to a set of technologies that focus on new ways of delivering banking and financial services to consumers. When you use PayPal, Amazon pay, or your credit card to make a payment online, you the consumer, the ecommerce company, as well as the bank are all using Fintech to make the transaction happen. Over time, Fintech has evolved and disrupted almost all aspects of financial services, including payments, investments, consumer finance, insurance, securities settlement, and cryptocurrencies, among others. Fintech companies heavily depend on machine learning, artificial intelligence, predictive analytics and data science to simplify financial decision making and provide superior solutions.

Outline of the workshop:
Understanding data pipeline, Transparency vs accuracy in finance, Underwriting a customer, Personalizing financial recommendation, Crypto asset trading

W3: Intellectual Property Rights

Date and Time: March 17, 14:00 - 17:00

Intellectual property rights are the rights given to persons over the creations of their minds. They usually give the creator an exclusive right over the use of his/her creation for a certain period of time. Intellectual property rights help protect creations of the mind that include inventions, literary or artistic work, images, symbols, etc.If you create a product, publish a book, or find a new drug, intellectual property rights ensure that you benefit from your work. These rights protect your creation or work from unfair use by others.

Outline of the workshop:
Primer on Intellectual Property Rights, Basics of Patent, Trademarks, Copyrights, and Designs, Patent Writing and Searching

Resource Persons


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Mr. Raja

Head - Data Science, Kaleidofin Private Limited Raja is a Data Science evangelist having about a decade of experience in Analytics and Data Science. His works were primarily in the financial industry, however has experience in other industries when he was running a data science and machine learning consulting, providing services ranging from startups to listed companies for about 2 years. He recently moved to a fintech startup as head of data science that works on financial inclusion, prior to that, he was heading the data science team at FundsIndia.com - India's largest online mutual fund aggregator with AUM (Assets Under Management) of over $700+ million (Rs 5000+ Crore). Most recently, he has been working on developing and implementing algorithms for crypto asset trading. When he is not staring at his computer, he could be seen hiking or running.


Mr. Chirag Tanna

Director, Regd. Patent Agent, Singapore Regd. IPTC Service Provider INK IDÉE (India | Singapore) Inkidee | Blog
Chirag Tanna is the director of INK IDEÉ organization. His team consisting of techno-legal professionals are very much skilled in providing end-to-end solutions to define one’s Intellectual Property and protect his/her Intellectual Property. He has been through with engineering sector, the life sciences field and proprietary business which has given him a diverse and holistic life cycle of patents encompassing all the fields of engineering. He has comprehensive knowledge of original patent drafting and filing globally. He has several publications in the field of patent writing.


For more information, please reach out to:


Mr. Diwanshu Jain

Student Co-convener, RC'19
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Mr. Rupak Bhowmik

Student Convener, RC'19
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Mr. Bhim Singh

General Secretary, Students' Academic Board
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Dr. Akshai Kumar A.S.

Faculty Convener, RC'19


Dr. Nelson Muthu

Faculty Co-convener, RC'19

Research Conclave 2019

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