2023 Pie & AI Ambassador Spotlight: Maxwell Nzekwe, Lagos

Pie & AI is a series of events organized by DeepLearning.AI, a global community aimed at fostering knowledge sharing and collaboration in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). These events are typically informal gatherings where attendees can network, learn, and engage with others who share a passion for AI, ML, and related technologies.

Why did you join the DeepLearning.AI community as an event ambassador?

I joined the Deeplearning.AI community as an event ambassador because my primary goal is to help promote the community and its events and to provide information and assistance to those who are interested in learning more about deep learning and AI. I noticed that a lot of students and professionals want to get into tech, and that inspired me to help them. I am passionate about building the Deeplearning.AI community in Nigeria.

What do you do when you are not hosting events with DeepLearning.AI

As an entrepreneur, I lead several small businesses. I am committed to the growth and security of other businesses in Nigeria. 

I am also helping to bring more African people into tech. My vision is to inspire and guide the next billion Africans, both at home and in the diaspora.

Describe a few highlights from your event ambassador experience.

One of the essential parts of my experience has been the opportunity to interact with a diverse range of individuals who are passionate about deep learning and AI. 

Another essential part of my experience in the community has been the opportunity to learn about new tools, techniques, and resources. Through the community, I have been able to stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the field and share this information with others. 

What have you learned since joining the DeepLearning.AI community?

Being a part of the DeepLearning.AI community has allowed me to better understand the challenges and opportunities in the field of deep learning and artificial intelligence. Through interactions with members of the community, I have gained insight into the latest trends and developments. I’ve also developed a better understanding of the needs and interests of those who are interested in learning more about this field. Because of this, I have been able to provide assistance to members of the community by answering questions and providing guidance. Overall, being a part of the DeepLearning.AI community has allowed me to better serve as a resource for those who are interested in this exciting and rapidly evolving field.

Do you have any additional thoughts about Pie A& AI or being part of the community?

Overall, my experience in the DeepLearning.AI community has been an incredibly rewarding one, and I am grateful for the opportunity to be a part of this vibrant and dynamic community.

Do you want to become a Pie & AI Ambassador?