2018 PDA Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Biotechnology Operations Workshop

Singapore, Singapore
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The 2018 PDA Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Biotechnology Operations Workshop will give participants an introduction into the world of AI, including a review of its history and a framework for application. This will be an interactive workshop with case studies and group discussion.

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Day 1

Thursday, 1-November

Instructors

Dan Weese, Executive Director, Quality Data Sciences, Amgen, Inc.
Mark DiMartino, Director, Quality Data Sciences, Amgen, Inc.

8:00 – 12:15
Registration Open

9:00 – 9:15
Introductions and Overview

  • Exercise 1: Poll Everywhere of participant experience with AI
  • Facilitator and participant Introductions
  • Overview of the workshop

9:15 – 10:00
Introductions and Overview

  • What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?
  • Historical perspective on AI
  • Defining major AI focus areas
    • What is Natural Language Processing?
    • What is Machine Learning?
    • What is Deep Learning?
    • Framework for applying AI

10:00 – 10:15
Break

10:15 – 11:00
Applying AI to Quality Operations

  • Regulatory motivation
  • Exercise 2: Breakout group identification of use cases where Natural Language Processing (NLP) could support Quality Management System Vigilance.
  • Common methodologies used to explore text-heavy information
  • Case Study: Applying AI to trending deviations

11:00 – 11:45
Applying AI to Manufacturing Operations

  • Business motivation
  • Exercise 4: Breakout group identification of use cases where AI could assist in your Supply Chain
  • Case Study: Applying AI to component or raw material root cause analyses

11:45 – 12:00
Final Thoughts

  • Amgen Lessons-learned
  • Regulatory Validation Concerns
  • External Resources

PLEASE READ  PDA is not affiliated or contracted with any outside hotel contracting company. If someone other than PDA or the PDA chosen hotel contacts you suggesting that they represent any PDA event, they do not. It is PDA's recommendation that you book your hotel directly through the official PDA chosen hotel that is listed on our web site.

Please read: PDA is not affiliated or contracted with any outside hotel contracting company.If someone other than PDA or the PDA chosen hotel contacts you suggesting that they represent any PDA event, they do not.It is PDA's recommendation that you book your hotel directly through the official PDA chosen hotel that is listed on our web site.

Westin Singapore
12 Marina View
Asia Square Tower 2
Singapore, 018961, Singapore
Phone:
+65-6922-688

Rate: S$340.00++ per room per night (Single)
*Room rate includes breakfast and high speed internet access and is exclusive of the 10% service charge and prevailing government taxes, currently at 7% goods & services tax (GST).

Hotel Accommodations

To make reservations at the Westin Singapore, please call the Hotel at +65-6922-688 and reference PDA Conference to receive the PDA group rate. Check in time is 15:00, and check out time is 12:00.

Amenities

Perfectly located within the vicinity of Marina Bay and walking distance from Chinatown and Marina Bay Sands, the Westin Singapore is rated among some of the renowned 5-star hotels in Singapore, providing you a soothing, contemporary escape amidst the bustling city. From our signature Heavenly® Beds to our Level 35 Infinity Pool, the hotel offers world-class facilities and services that inspire you to be at your best.

Hotel Parking

Guests traveling by car may park at Asia Square Tower 1 or 2 (carpark charges apply). Self and valet parking are available as well. Valet Parking Charges: SGD20 net (excluding parking charges)

Mass Rapid Transit (MRT)

The MRT offers fast, convenient transportation to the financial district, downtown, and historic Chinatown. The hotel is walking distance to three MRT stations:

  • 10 minutes walk: Raffles Place Interchange Station (NS26 & EW14) connected to the North-South and East-West lines.
  • 10 minutes walk: Marina Bay Interchange Station (NS27 & CE2) connected to the North-South and Circle lines.
  • 3 to 5 minutes walk: Downtown Station (DT17) connected to Downtown line.