AI vs Humans: The Final Frontier

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 18:00
Birkbeck Careers & Employability

Acronotics is a boutique technology consulting & services company specializing in cutting-edge Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence solutions.

The company is headquartered in the UK and has subsidiaries in the US and India.

Acronotics design, develop & implement cognitive automation solutions by applying a combination of RPA & AI technologies for clients across industries and around the globe.

Acronotics is adopting a best-of-breed approach to developing automation & AI solutions. One part of our mission is to fuel the global automation ecosystem by developing the human talent that is needed to build cognitive automation solutions.

Speakers on the night:

Founder & Chairman: Jitin Goyal 

As a professional CEO, Jitin has run large publicly listed firms; As an entrepreneur, he has set up successful startup ventures in multiple fields of business.

In his last corporate role Jitin served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors of Polaris Consulting & Services Limited. Having instrumented the merger of Polaris with Virtusa Corp. he also served briefly as President and Executive Officer at Virtusa before leaving the firm to set up Acronotics.

Jitin started his career as a banker in India with Citibank, post which Jitin spent 10 years at Infosys Technologies working across USA, UK & then Europe, where he served as Vice President for EMEA and played a central role in establishing the company's business from ground up across the region. He was a member of the company's tier-1 leadership team.

As an entrepreneur, Jitin has set up multiple startups over the years across areas as diverse as carbon trading, film & TV animation, and technology innovation. Apart from Acronotics, Jitin is also the founder of Occam Technologies, an innovation startup that is developing SLapp, a next-gen social networking, collaboration, and commerce platform. He also founded Snipple Animation, an animation company with studios in the UK, Philippines and India.

Co-Founder & Head, Europe: Amit Bhagat

Amit is a senior management professional with over 18 years of experience spanning technology focused companies. He is an entrepreneur at heart who believes in the mantra of ‘infinite possibilities’.

Amit currently heads the Europe business for Acronotics and is passionate about AI and Automation and the future it holds for us. He has been involved in expanding the business and developing capabilities across different lines.

Before Acronotics, Amit has most recently been working as an entrepreneur to develop analytics based solutions for clients and has been advising start-up companies on their sales strategy with a view to achieving client innovation.

The session will cover:

  • AI is going to be another important tool in the development of humanity but will it also help destruct it?
  • How is tomorrow going to be different from today and as a young student getting into the world dominated by AI and Automation
  • How am I going to chart my own path towards a successful career?

Join us for a insightful session with indusrty experts Jitin & Amit - Register now!

Birkbeck, University of London

Torrington Square,Clore Management Centre: Room - B01 London WC1E 7JL