Navigating Career Transition in the Era of Gen AI

Abhishek Kumar, Director - Data Science | 12 Apr 2024
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About the speaker

Abhishek Kumar, a Google Developers Expert - ML, is a seasoned data science consultant with nearly two decades of experience. Currently serving as the Director of Data Science at Publicis Sapient, he leads large-scale Generative AI initiatives. A recipient of the Hal Varian Award, Abhishek is recognized for his work in machine learning and deep learning at scale. He has authored several globally-followed data science courses and is a respected speaker at major conferences. Abhishek also instructs at Berkeley HaaS Executive-Ed and has been featured in the “Top 40 under 40 Data Scientist” list.


In this interactive session, Abhishek Kumar, a data science consultant and Google Developers Expert - ML, shares his wealth of knowledge and experiences. He shares his journey into the dynamic field of data science. Abhishek then delves into the future, discussing the profound impact AI is expected to have on the workforce in the next five years. He emphasizes the importance of adaptability, lifelong learning, and staying abreast of technological advancements to thrive in the evolving landscape.

Abhishek also features a comprehensive career roadmap for aspiring data scientists along with invaluable tips and guidance, drawing from his extensive experience in the field. He also shares his expertise in managing end-to-end AI and Generative AI projects, offering listeners a glimpse into the intricacies of these complex initiatives.

Abhishek advises on crafting compelling resumes and acing job interviews. He highlights common pitfalls to avoid and shares strategies to stand out in the competitive job market. Furthermore, Abhishek underscores the importance of building meaningful content and fostering a supportive community.

The episode concludes with an interactive Q&A session, where Abhishek addresses a variety of queries from listeners. Watch the full video for more interesting tips and insights.

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