Biswanath Bal is a Machine Learning practitioner in Innovation and Product Engineering group within TCS Platform Solutions. He is responsible for building embedded cognitive intelligent and machine learning capabilities to the TCS Platform Solutions products for Human Resource and Procurement. Prior to this, he worked on several strategic EDW and Business Intelligence engagements for clients from different industries including Telecom, Manufacturing, Banking etc. His special interests include computer vision, natural language processing, real time prediction, forecasting on time series data, Machine Learning on Cloud. He holds a post-graduate degree in Computer Applications (MCA) from North Bengal University, West Bengal.