Utpal Chakraborty is an eminent Data Scientist, AI researcher, Author, and Strategist having more than two decades of industry experience, including working as a Principal Architect in L&T Infotech, IBM, Capgemini, and other MNCs in his past assignments. At the moment, he is the Head of Artificial Intelligence at YES BANK. Utpal is a well-known speaker and writer on Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Agile and Lean speaking at conferences around the world. His recent research on machine learning titled ‘Layered Approximation for Deep Neural Networks’ has been appreciated in different conferences, institutions, and universities. He has also demonstrated few completely out-of-the-box hybridized Agile and Lean implementations in different industries that have been recognized and appreciated by Agile and Lean communities worldwide.