GOVT AI MISSION
IIT Guwahati gets Samsung Digital Academy
The curriculum at the Samsung Innovation Lab at IIT Guwahati will include Internet of Things (IoT), Embedded Systems (ES), Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). The students will be trained on these industry-relevant skills in order to make them job-ready. The 14-week long course will be taught through classroom lectures, assignments and lab room sessions, self-study and mini-projects.
ET ILC members discuss possibility of integrated healthcare system in India
Integrated healthcare at a macro level means managing the overall...
AI powered voice customer service, Observe, raises $26 million
The company also announced that is has been accepted into the Microsoft for St...
Facebook says AI getting better at spying unwanted content
People at Facebook continue to try to share video of a horrific mosque attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand, with social network systems blocking 95 per cent of those attempts, according to executives.
Ayushman Bharat can open up opportunities for AI-based services: NetApp
Valluri believes AI has primarily been restricted to innovations done by startups in India, while the government agencies and other large enterprises have not used to the core of service offerings and operations. The Union Government’s AIforAll initiative has set the tone for an AI-based transformation, but it would higher adoption, he said.
Govt sets up panel to resolve MeitY and Niti fight over AI
The committee, which has been formed to root out duplication of work, will be headed by principal scientific advisor K VijayRaghavan. The panel will specify the roles of different agencies in achieving the AI mission.
Microsoft to train 5000 govt employees on AI, cloud
The program, called 'Digital Governance Tech Tour', will comprise of physical and virtual workshops, said the company in a press release.
MSDE, IBM come together for nationwide Train-the-Trainer program in AI
Program will involve 14 trainers across 7 locations with over 200 workshops during a one-year period.
Niti Aayog, MeitY spar over Rs 7,000 crore AI mission
Niti Aayog insists that India's AI mission could not be the "monopoly" of one single ministry.
Three high tech missions worth Rs 5,000 cr each in pipeline, likely to get govt nod soon: Official
The three missions - on quantum technology, methanol and electric mobility - will be in the order of Rs 5,000 crore each and is expected to get government approval in the next three months, Department of Science and Technology Secretary, Prof. Ashutosh Sharma, said.
Government to fund 100 startups to use its translation platform
MeitY has started work on natural languages translation mission with government records as the initial database.
Google’s head of search is using AI to foray into new frontiers
Neural networks help Google understand what user means, and also assist In speech recognition & vision search.
Air India wants govt to provide Rs 2,500 crore in SOS funding
Air India is unable to make ends meet and is looking for help from the Centre to pay off dues.
Govt, IBM join hands for Train-the-Trainer programme
As part of the programme, ITI trainers will be trained in basic Artificial Intelligence (AI) skills to use the technology in their day-to-day training activities.
KSUM showcases 18 startups at GITEX expo in Dubai
Kerala was the only Indian state to put on display startups from diverse technological streams at the GITEX Future Stars venue, it said.
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