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22 Dec

Enabling Local Communities to Equip with Artificial Intelligence

Karachi: Mr. Kanwal Masroor; founder & president at TECH Pakistan and Mesum Raza; founder & regional ambassador for Karachi.AI, a City.AI Karachi chapter entered into an agreement for developing a platform that supports the community of Artificial Intelligence practitioners & learners in Karachi.

TECH Pakistan is an organization that promotes technology advocacy, inclusivity and building communities; to form a ‘Hub’ that benefits every domain of industry and leverage technology to conduct developmental initiatives in Pakistan. In this hub, TECH Pakistan is building communities to ignite the tech scene on each level; for this purpose TECH Meetups is one of such initiative that focuses on building thriving community of young tech savvy professionals & learners. Karachi.AI is one of such initiative that is a global platform with name; City.AI an applied artificial intelligence global community, with a goal to make AI better by proactively tackling the issue of application of AI with the right people in cities across the globe. In Karachi, Mesum Raza is heading the movement and all set to initiate the quarterly get-together aka meetups to ignite the local Artificial Intelligence community.

Putting forward the mutual mission of empowering technology in Pakistan’s landscape, we have adjoined forces to add value and fill the gaps in industry of Information Technology. Accordance to this collaboration TECH Pakistan and Karachi.AI will conduct a series of Artificial Intelligence meetups in Karachi. These meetups will follow a set pattern of three (3) hours engagement disseminated in three (3) segments of enabling interactive sessions.

  1. Discover: 15 min applied AI talks of industry peers with hands-on experiences
  2. Share: AI Clinic session for practitioners in the audience to share their specific challenge applying AI and gather initial feedback from industry peers and fellow practitioners.
  3. Connect: Peer-to-Peer networking sessions on Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision to connect with new and leading practitioners in your technology realm.

Every time a new industry challenge will be bring into discussion to seek potential solutions using Artificial Intelligence. The first meetup of the series will happen on Saturday, 30th December 2017 discussing over the potential and creating awareness for Artificial Intelligence. The event can be find over facebook and eventbrite on following links: