June 09, 2021 – Wednesday

Time: 09:00 – 10:30 AM PST

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With the rising internet penetration, India has witnessed an e-commerce boom in the past decade. India has surpassed the US to become the second-largest smartphone market in the world. E-commerce companies are deploying innovative technologies to create unique and personalized customer experiences for the diverse Indian market with multiple regional languages. Flipkart, India's leading e-commerce marketplace is on a mission to leverage artificial neural networks to develop 'Decision Bots' that will cater to users making a buying decision.

 Join us as we deep dive into how natural language interfaces are being leveraged to enable e-commerce for the next 2-billion. We will explore how artificial intelligence and machine learning are driving the next generation of e-commerce across the world. 

 Our Speakers

Ganapathy (Krish) Krishnan, VP, AI Center, Flipkart

Webinar Speaker - Ganapthy (Krish) Krishnan

Ganapathy (Krish) Krishnan leads the Artificial Intelligence Center at Flipkart. He's the VP and Head of the US R&D Center specializing in AI applications using deep learning technologies. Krish has deep expertise in building and leading successful data science and engineering teams and building products that matter to customers. 

Krish held leadership roles at big companies such as Amazon and Microsoft and mid-sized companies such as SweetGreen. Krish is also passionate about startups.
An Engineering graduate of IIT Chennai, India, and a Ph.D. holder in Computer Science (Computer Vision) from SUNY at Buffalo.
Krish is currently building intelligent bots called 'Decision Bots' for Flipkart, an e-commerce giant based in India. These decision bots can serve their customers faster, better, and more consistently leveraging computational neural networks and natural language understanding. He is creating a team at Flipkart that will use the latest technologies to delight customers.


Haresh Sangani, CEO, Hitech Advisors

Haresh SanganiHaresh Sangani is the founder of Hitech Advisors, a consulting firm specializing in contract and full-time talent acquisition and project consulting. Hitech Advisors maps meaningful problems to people who find them meaningful to solve and are experts in engaging experts on behalf of clients.

Haresh has had over twenty years of success in leadership roles and technical contributions at AT&T, Amazon, Kronos, Emtec, and various startups. He also co-founded of Faira.