Sumit Ranjan on his journey with Packt.

Sumit Ranjan is the author of the book Applied Deep Learning and Computer Vision for Self-Driving Cars, we got the chance to sit down with him and find out more about his experience of writing with Packt.

Q: How long did it take you to write the book?

Sumit: 1.7 years.

Q: What kind of research did you do, and how long did you spend researching before beginning the book?

Sumit: I did around 1 year of research before proposing to Packt.

Q: Did you face any challenges during the writing process? How did you overcome them?

Sumit: Packt made my journey smoother. Packt helped a lot in improving the quality of book.

Q: What advice would you give to readers learning tech? Do you have any top tips?

Sumit: Self Driving car is future and lots of engineers will be required. This book is just a starter, long way to go.

Q. How do you keep up-to-date on your tech?

Sumit: I keep on reading and exploring new technologies.

Q. Do you have a blog that readers can follow?

Sumit: I am planning to start a website called will be launched in mid September.

Q. Can you share any blogs, websites and forums to help readers gain a holistic view of the tech they are learning?

Sumit: ,

You can find Sumit’s book on Amazon by following this link: Click here!

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