Dr. Amir Mehmood

Title: From Data to Dreams: Unlocking the Potential of Generative AI with AWS Cloud Computing.

Affiliation: Associate Professor, Al-Khawarizmi Institute of Computer Science (KICS), University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore
Date and Time of Talk: Date: 20th December 2023 Time: 16:15PM – 16:45PM


In this era of profound technological transformation, Generative Artificial Intelligence (Generative AI) takes center stage, promising to unleash the latent potential embedded in vast datasets. This talk aims to demystify the intricacies of Generative AI, spotlighting the symbiotic relationship between raw data and creative outcomes. We’ll delve into key models and techniques, illustrating how Generative AI, with its ability to generate novel and imaginative outputs, can transform raw data into actionable insights. Crucially, the talk will showcase the role of Amazon Web Services (AWS) in providing a scalable and robust infrastructure, enabling businesses and individuals to seamlessly integrate Generative AI into their workflows. From image and text generation to practical applications across diverse industries, attendees will glean insights into harnessing the power of Generative AI for innovative solutions. As we bridge the gap between data and dreams, this talk promises a thought-provoking journey, demonstrating how AWS serves as a secure and efficient platform, fostering creativity and innovation with the cloud deployment of Generative AI.


Dr. Amir Mehmood is Associate Professor at the Al-Khawarizmi Institute of Computer Science (KICS), University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore, Pakistan. A leading expert in high-performance computing and networking, he holds a Ph.D. in engineering from the prestigious Technische Universit├Ąt Berlin, Germany, obtained in 2012. Since 2013, Dr. Mehmood has spearheaded the High-Performance Computing and Networking Laboratory (HPCNL) at KICS, driving significant research advancements in the fields of internet measurements, big data, information retrieval, and AI. His research contributions delve into the core of internet technology, exploring innovative approaches to data analysis, information access, and artificial intelligence. He is a certified AWS cloud solution architect associate.