The Pillai HOC College of Engineering and Technology held a Workshop on “Google Crowdsource and Talk on Auto ML” for students on Friday, 27th September, 2019 under ACM Student Chapter.
Mr. Vaibhav Malpani, a software developer at Xoriant, Ms. Priyanka Shahsane, Google Crowdsource community organizer
Ms. Rajashree Gadhave
The workshop was formally inaugurated by Dr. Ashok Kanthe (Head of Department) of the Computer Engineering Department, Principal ma’am Madhumita Chatterjee and Mathew Sir along with other faculty members. The event was started with the talk on Auto Machine Learning on Google Cloud, which was given by Mr. Vaibhav Malpani, a software developer at Xoriant. He told us about the importance and ease of auto ML along with some knowledge of Artificial Intelligence.
There was a good response from the TE students; around more than 100 students attended the workshop of different branches.
The workshop was divided into 2 sessions, in the first session after the talk on ML Ms. Priyanka Shahsane who is a Google Crowdsource community organizer, shared and informed students about Crowdsource and developed an interest in students about the Google crowdsource community.
In the second half, Ms.Mekhala, program manager, joined us on a video call from Google head office in Bangalore and shared her experience working with Crowdsource. This event was followed up by a 5-level quiz based on ML and AI. After the quiz competition, the top contributors of Crowdsource and the winners of the quiz were felicitated with many Google goodies. The event was concluded by felicitating Mr. Vaibhav Malpani, Ms. Priyanka Shahsane and Crowdsource student experts by the HOD and Rajashree Ma’am. The event was very interactive and interesting and the students enjoyed themselves a lot at this event.
The event finally came to an end at 4:30 p.m. and students were sent back with a small gift from google crowdsource community which included google goodies.