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AI Immersion Day

Date: Monday, April 15

Time: 5:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.

Location: Nittany Lion Inn

During the AI Immersion Day, Nittany AI Challenge participating companies will be providing an opportunity for the Penn State community to interact with their AI tools and learn about their capabilities.

Agenda

Time Session

5:00–5:20 p.m.

Welcome & Oracle Overview

Nittany Lion Inn Ballroom A, B, C, University Park, PA 16802

The Art of the Possible—Creating Tomorrow’s Campus Today
Learn how Oracle technology and applications can foster student success and lifelong engagement in support of “One Penn State 2025.”

5:30–6:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

  • Amazon – Getting Started with Amazon Web Services 
  • Google – Bring Google’s AI to your Applications
    Learn how Google is offering best-in-class services for any type of data and for different users, from data science to pure app developers.
  • Microsoft – Azure AI Overview, From API to Custom Models
    Understand the AI capabilities of Azure, from the APIs of Cognitive Services to the several techniques to build and deploy your own models.
  • Oracle – The Art of the Possible: Oracle Product Management, Blockchain, AI, and Chatbots
    Take a deeper dive on topics covered in the welcome address.

6:25–7:40 p.m.

Concurrent Workshops

  • Amazon – The AWS Machine Learning Stack
  • Google – Bring your Chatbot to Life
    Build a Dialogflow agent and create your own free Google Cloud account. Understand how the power of Google search and language understanding come together in conversations along with cloud functions.
  • Microsoft – Azure AI: Getting Started and Diving Deep
    Get started with Azure AI services, from setting up your first Azure notebook, to spinning up an Azure data science virtual machine, and beyond.
  • Oracle – Hands-on Lab: AI, Chatbots, and Blockchain 
    Understand Oracle’s chatbot development platform and Hyperledger-based blockchain platform, building an understanding of the Blockchain cloud service architecture to enhance a sample application.

7:50–9:00 p.m.

Concurrent Workshops

  • Amazon – Building a Machine Learning/AI Application on AWS
  • Google – Codelab: Build Actions on Google Assistant with your Chatbot
    Understand how the power of Google search and language understanding come together in conversations along with cloud functions, while you’re building your bot.
  • Microsoft – Azure AI: Getting Started and Diving Deep
    Get started with Azure AI services, from setting up your first Azure notebook, to spinning up an Azure data science virtual machine, and beyond.
  • Oracle – Hands-on Lab: AI, Chatbots, and Blockchain 
    Understand Oracle’s chatbot development platform and Hyperledger-based blockchain platform, building an understanding of the Blockchain cloud service architecture to enhance a sample application.

You can register for the event here.

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