Staying current in a rapidly changing and developing field, while also staying on top of projects, is a challenge that never seems to go away. Attending training conferences can help you build new skills, expand your network, and recharge your creative juices. So, what are you waiting for? Join us at ODSC APAC 2021 online this September 15th and 16th.

Need help convincing your manager that it’s in the company’s best interest to send you to ODSC? Here are 10 reasons why the ODSC APAC 2021 Virtual Conference is a worthwhile investment of your time.

Reason # 10 – Prepare for 2022

We are entering the last quarter of 2021 and it’s the perfect time to start thinking ahead to 2022. With 25+ hands-on training sessions and expert-led workshops, ODSC APAC will help you gain the in-demand skills in NLP, machine learning, and responsible AI, among others that will keep your organization at the top of its game.

Reason # 9 – Depth and Breadth of Content

ODSC APAC will have 120+ hours of content covering topics including NLP, multilingual datasets, and MLOps. With 45+ sessions, we have content for every data scientist, whatever their skill level: beginner, intermediate, or advanced.

Reason # 8 – Hands-on Applied Training

As an applied data science conference, we focus on practical data science that can be utilized immediately. Our expert speakers and instructors are drawn from across industries and know what it takes to make machine learning and deep learning work. Thus, you can return to the job ready to put your newfound skills to work after you attend ODSC APAC 2021. Currently, confirmed training sessions and workshops include

How to do NLP When You Don’t Have a Labeled Dataset?

NLP in Ecommerce

MLOps: From Model to Production

Advances in Machine Learning for Software Engineering

Reason # 7 – Best of the Best

Our instructors are some of the leading data science and AI experts in the world. Not only are they the best and brightest, but they also work at some of the top companies at the forefront of the AI revolution. You’ll learn from speakers like Dr. Denis Bauer, Principal Research Scientist and Group Lead Transformational Bioinformatics, CSIRO, Dr. Shailesh Kumar, Chief Data Scientist, Jio, and Ben Taylor, PhD, Chief AI Evangelist, DataRobot.

Reason # 6 – Demo Hall

Companies need to constantly stay abreast of developments in the market. Much of data science is moving to the cloud and advanced machine learning workflow is a must-have. Teams and companies also need to make purchasing and build vs buy decisions. The Virtual AI Expo hall at ODSC APAC 2021 is where you can learn about the latest products and features from leading providers Qubole, Microsoft Azure, neo4j, Red Hat, and many more. Hear directly from the providers and attend our demo theater sessions for more in-depth presentations. Return to work armed with insights to make build vs buy and purchasing decisions.

Reason # 5 – The Latest Trends and Topics

Transformers, deep generative learning, and decision analytics were some of the breakout topics of 2021. Our sessions cover many of these key topics as well as topics such as federated learning, responsible AI, causal learning, machine learning at scale, and much more. You’ll return to work well-versed in the latest data science topics to help keep your team ahead of the rest.

Reason # 4 – The Connections

Like many fields, data science is a community. The collaborative effort that goes into building open source platforms and the sharing of ideas is a large part of that. Exchanging insights and connecting with people who have a shared passion is always rewarding. Companies are also embracing this collaborative trend. At ODSC APAC, you’ll make connections through our networking opportunities that will put you in touch with a diverse group of data scientists from many different countries. Return to work with a stronger network of potential partners and collaborators that can help you and your company grow.

Reason # 3 – Return on Investment

Attending conferences and training can be a big budget item for any business. ODSC combines the best of both technical learning and community building. You’ll not only be inspired by our top data science expert keynotes, but also get the hands-on training you can readily apply at work. The best part is that we offer some of the most competitive pricing and the widest range of content of any AI or data science conference. Businesses care about ROI, and this is an event that is an excellent investment for you and your company.

Reason # 2 – Value your Time

You and your company know that your time is valuable. Between the demands on your time at work, project deadlines, and busy outside life, it’s a constant battle to carve out time to upskill. And, with the field changing so rapidly it’s hard to know what skills to upgrade and what to focus on. ODSC is accelerated learning where your time is maximized. You can get hands-on training that enables you to get current quickly and set up the foundation you need to continue learning throughout the year. In recognition of your busy schedule, we also offer a 1-Day Training pass for just $49. After 1 to 2 intense days of sessions, you’ll return to the office ready to put new skills and knowledge to work immediately.

Reason # 1 – Continuous Learning 

With on-demand access to ODSC APAC recordings post-conference included in the Full Access Training Pass, you’ll be able to continue to learn about core data science topics including machine learning, NLP, responsible AI, cybersecurity, and more for months after the conclusion of the conference.

Register for ODSC APAC 2021 Now

Hopefully, these reasons are enough to convince your manager to help you get to the ODSC APAC 2021 Conference this September 15th and 16th! Be sure to tell your boss quickly, as our 10% discount ends soon! Register here.