Seminar – Artificial Intelligence, Records and Archives

Date : Thursday 20 October 2022
Time : 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Venue : Richelieu Amphitheatre, Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi Campus

Register for the second session of the seminar series in Records Management & Archival Sciences titled Artificial Intelligence, Records and Archives

Artificial Intelligence, as part of disruptive technologies, has impacted records and archives in so many ways and the relationship between records, archives and AI is indisputable. With speakers leveraging on their theoretical and practical experiences in records and archives management, and AI, this seminar presents an opportunity for speakers to explore the interrelatedness of records, archives and AI. The seminar further brings to the fore, issues surrounding the the application of AI to records and archives, at the same time highlighting potential areas of synergy between the two disciplines. The seminar also allows speakers and the audience to engage in discussions as to how AI & records and archives management can glean into the future whilst harnessing the already existing synergy between the two disciplines.

About the speakers

Hamad Abdulla Al Mutairi has great passion for Information Technology and has vast practical experience in the field, including Strategic Planning, Risk Management and Archives management.
Hamad joined the National Archives in 2009 and currently serves as Director of the Archives Department overseeing five key divisions of the National Archives: Government Archives, Historical Archives, Presidential Archives, Electronic Archives, Preservation and restoration.


Wriddhi Majumder has been working as the Practice Head for the Data Practice of SquareOne Technologies. He has played a leadership role in the data analytics field in the GCC Region and helped organizations in terms of their data strategy, roadmap and implementations. Wriddhi is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management. In a career spanning over 15 years, Wriddhi has worked for organizations such as PwC, Infosys, and Wipro in the field of digital transformation, IT consulting, and Data Analytics.


Zakaria Elabid,researcher in data science and artificial intelligence at Sorbonne Center of Artificial Intelligence (SCAI). After 2 years of intensive Maths and physics courses in “Classe Préparatoire” in Morocco, he joined ENSTA Paris to specialize in Applied Maths and got his master degree at Ecole Polytechnique in Data Science. He previously worked with TotalEnergies France on the use of artificial intelligence to enhance the resolution of 3D pictures (a.k.a super-resolution process). Currently, he’s working on physics-informed machine learning, where both the techniques from AI and the prior knowledge from the physical studies are integrated in a coherent framework to predict future instances of weather, epidemics and earthquakes.


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