Dr. Swatee Singh

Exploring Data and AI Literacy

10/19/2023
By AWIS National

A large language model (LLM) is an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm that uses deep learning techniques and massively large data sets to understand, summarize, generate, and predict new content. Discover the history of language models, especially their use in Financial Services, both past and present.

Attendees learned the reasons for the excitement behind Large Language Models, how they are being used presently, and what their future potential is.

Key Takeaways:

  • The differences between the types of Large Language Models and why are they so revolutionary
  • The uses for LLMs
  • Possible use cases in financial services
  • Challenges in the adoption process

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Meet the Speaker

Swatee Singh, PhD, serves as the Chief Data and AI Officer at TIAA responsible for elevating our enterprise data and AI strategy and impact across business lines, with a focus on developing next-gen data management, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning platforms, differentiating assets, quality and governance and data science capabilities.

Most recently, Swatee served as the CIO of Enterprise Data Platforms at Barclays where she led the strategy and technical delivery of next-gen technology and data capabilities in a hybrid, multi-cloud environment as well as E2E Machine Learning Platform and Realtime Streaming Platform.

Prior, she was head of Big Data Platform Engineering and Distinguished Architect at American Express for more than 8 years and led the development of global platforms and leading-edge applications including multi-petabyte big data and AI ecosystem, and the launch of “Amex Offers”. Earlier in her career, Swatee also held roles at PwC and McKinsey.

Swatee has a wealth of expertise in big data, AI, machine learning, cloud, blockchain, and enterprise data and analytics. She has a proven track record in leading strategy, design, and tech delivery of revenue generating, customer-centric, AI-powered applications with major global firms.

Swatee has tremendous followership in the industry and is known for her thought leadership, innovation and developing the best talent. She holds a PhD from Duke University with focus on machine learning and is credited with multiple patents in data, AI and cloud. She is also the author of several industry publications.