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  • Blog
    August 15, 2019

    Welcome to the Data Science Blog

    Hi everybody!

    We are happy to announce the start of a new blog that will feature Data Science activities in India. These can be accessed and subscribed to at https://acm-datascience-blog.blogspot.com.

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  • Blog
    August 19, 2019

    The Humble Beginning and Steady Evolution of IKDD (ACM SIGKDD India Chapter)

    This article is an overview of history and activities of ACM SIGKDD India Chapter, popularly known as IKDD. The north-star vision of IKDD has been to bring together researchers, faculty, students, government and industry professionals interested in theory and applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

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  • Blog
    August 19, 2019

    Data Science for Cricket

    Authored by Raghunathan Rengaswamy, IIT Madras. Data Science, ML, AI are the flavors of the season all over the world and India is no exception. Interest in these techniques is at a fever pitch; academicians and industrial practitioners alike are exploring the fundamental underpinnings and application potential of these techniques.

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  • Blog
    December 17, 2018

    Why do we need Depth in Deep Networks: A Statistical Mechanics perspective on DBMs

    The success of Deep Learning poses a fundamental question on when and why one should use multi-layering. This important issue has profound practical implications and is an extremely active area of research.

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  • Blog
    August 19, 2019

    Diaries of a Young Indian Research Scholar

    “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”- Albert Einstein. It is a privilege to get this platform to share my experiences as a young researcher in India. The experience of a data science researcher in India has its own nuances and flavours.

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IKDD : ACM India Special Interest Group On Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining