THURSDAY September 14, 10:30am - 11:00am | Grand Ballroom
EVENT TYPE: KEYNOTE
Vishal Dhupar - NVIDIA Corp.
Have you ever been curious to know the genesis of self-driving cars, drones and robots? Have you noticed the super human capability of computers to see, learn and react to complex situations? Well, all this evolution in our world is a result of deep learning, the passion to discover the origin of all what exists in the universe. Deep Learning is a fast growing field in artificial intelligence, helping computers make sense of infinite amounts of data in the form of images, sound and text. The deep learning system with enhanced features is able to do remarkable changes in different field of research that are evolving from last few decades. This is a collective imagination fueled by forward looking technologies that eventually will help us to better understand the universe existence of similar life on other planets, the evolution of life and more.
Biography: Vishal Dhupar is responsible for the development and execution of the region’s strategic plans at NVIDIA. NVIDIA invented the GPU in 1999 and, from its roots as a PC graphics company, has gone on to become the world leader in AI computing. Vishal is chartered to develop and maintain relations with government, public institutions and industry representative bodies. With 3 decades of leadership experience in the technology industry, Vishal has deep expertise in working closely and strategically with a range of customers, and his passion for customer success is the foundation of the culture for his organization. He has managed and led companies to leadership position across diverse businesses - Servers, Graphics, Engineering Design, Security, Networking and Data Storage. Vishal Dhupar has played a pivotal role in fostering key partnerships with the ecosystem to accelerate the growth and adoption of GPU technology in India. Over the past two decades, Vishal has been the recipient of several performance awards all through his working career in various organizations. In 2016, Vishal was honored as technology evangelist of the year, and CEO of the year in 2014 by VAR India. In 2007, he got awarded as the ‘IT-People Young Achiever’ for his excellence and contribution to the Information Technology industry in India. An expert in the area of Change Management, Vishal played an active role in understanding and applying change in accordance with the business requirements during the Symantec-Veritas merger, specific to India. Vishal has to his credit the success of DCM, Digital Equipment, SGI, Autodesk, Sun Microsystems, Symantec and now Nvidia in India. Vishal has driven strategic business growth in the marketplace for the organizations and has successfully steered teams towards achievement of targets and high levels of customer satisfaction.