Hello, I am Rizwan

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Hello! I am Rizwan

ABOUT ME

I am a technopreneur exploring the field of artificial intelligence to build the next big thing in tech. The major challenges we face today, in unripe businesses is scalability, which in turn relies on man power. My vision for the world is to reduce human capital for low level system tasks and put humans in the higher decision making positions. We are not meant to sort stamp papers, we will give up that task to create something beautiful.

My interests institute in artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, vision and robotics. I am open to discovering new horizons, specially when related to research, development and business. Not only I am capable of working on solo projects but able to incite effective teamwork.

My Skills

Programming

Hands on expereince with google app engine, python, mobile and responsive html5 templates.

Artificial intelligence

Projects pertaining to computer vision, machine learning, control and data analysis.

Robotics

Proficiency with Robotics Operating System (ROS), humanoid and medical robotics.

Writing

Publications in renown scientific journals and conferences along with blogging expereince.

My Experience

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden and Aalto Univeristy, Finland

2018 - 2020

Pursuing a maters program in autonomous systems under the entrepreneurship track of EIT digital masters -- a joint degree in KTH, Sweden and in Aalto University, Finland.

Codistan Pvt Ltd.

2016 - 2018

Co-Founded a startup company Codistan, where I also served as the Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer and product lead for the augmented reality platform Mad Hunt.

Robotics and Intelligent Systems Engineering (RISE) Laboratory

2015 - 2016

Had the privilege to work under Dr. Yasar Ayaz and his amazing laboratory in Islamabad. Working with an exemplary team, I published my research paper in IEEE-Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) 2016

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Islamabad

2012 - 2016

Completed my bachelors degree in electrical engineering. During this time I learned programming, android development and more. I also had the privilege to work with NUST Science Society where I rose to the rank of Secretary Establishment.

How may I help?

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My Work

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Teaching Machines About Human Ethics

Let's teach artificial intelligence they way we learn.. by storytelling. Advancement in artificial intelligence is picking up pace at a substantial level. Entering humans in to an era where decision making will be at least machine consulted, if not machine governed. Since, these intelligent machines or agents do not experience the same emotions and experiences as humans do.

Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) for young entrepreneurs

I became an entrepreneur right after graduating my bachelors studies. It was an exuberant experience. Build a business, put together a team, galvanize them.. so much to learn and so much to prove and it felt like this is what I want to do the rest of my life.

Deploy Directly From GitLab to Google App Engine - Rizwan Asif - Medium

A simple tutorial to make your application ready for continuous integration. Just push to your GitLab repository and it is deployed. Google App Engine (GAE) is a robust platform for deploying web applications quickly and safely. I have been using GAE for quite some while now and have certainly faced lesser road blocks than my friends using competitive services.