IIT-Ropar, TSW launch online course on Artificial Intelligence
“The (Covid-19) crisis has only enhanced the requirement for such an online programme,” said Das. Learners could create their own “portfolio” of courses from various institutes and in future, a bunch of such certificate courses may even be considered to lead to a degree.
US joins G7 artificial intelligence group to counter China
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ReNew Power to acquire AI startup Climate Connect
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RIL launches AI chatbot to assist shareholders in capital market
The chatbot, the first one rolled out for a public offering, has been developed by Jio Haptik Technologies.
Use AI with fairness and responsibilty: National Tech officer, Microsoft India
Rohini Srivathsa, National Technology Officer, Microsoft India said organisations and developers have to nurture practices to make sure AI is used responsibly as it has “broad ramifications”.
AI can help doctors, governments fight Covid-19 pandemic
The theme of the global webinar, organised by the Department of Computer Science Engineering of BU on Monday, was ‘AI Solutions for Covid’. The Indian Council of Medical Research tied up with IBM earlier in the month to use its AI-based tool Watson Assistant to respond to specific Covid-19 queries of frontline workers and data entry operators.
Lucas TVS to use AI tools to ensure social distancing at workplace
The tool, named Trust AI, uses neural network models and mathematical models to analyse live video feed automatically to monitor social distancing at the workplace. It issues an alert at the control centre and the public address system when any person fails to maintain the required distance from another person, said the company in a press release.
Indian-American IBM scientist bags inventor of the year award for improving AI capabilities
Dr Joshi, who is a master inventor with more than 250 patented inventions in the US, works at the IBM Thomson Watson Research Center in New York. He was presented with the prestigious annual award by the New York Intellectual Property Law Association early this month during a virtual awards ceremony.
COVID-19 helping accelerate investments in cloud, AI and cybersecurity: Anant Maheshwari
"No one company is going to solve a challenge like this alone, and it is going to take the private and public sectors working together to turn the tide on COVID-19. As we continue to work through the current situation and plan for the future, it's clear that the change required is significant - as is the potential opportunity across industries," Microsoft India President Anant Maheshwari said.
MG Motor India selects Voxomos' conversational AI platform for innovation grant
The MG Developer Program had received a total of 300 entries in its first round, out of which 60 were shortlisted for mentorship with MG’s channel partners
Govt bets on artificial intelligence, data analytics to weed out shell cos
The corporate affairs ministry is betting on artificial intelligence and data analytics as key elements in the fight against the menace of shell companies as it works to put in place an ecosystem that will have "zero tolerance" for non-compliance with regulations.
Bennett University webinar: Need to tap Artificial Intelligence to fight Covid, says IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
“This world will not remain the same as it was till now. Your life habits, your approach to life, maybe your over-aggrandizement of the world as a nation will change. In this light, do we need to reflect on the application of AI in a completely different way?” Prasad said.
Government postpones mega Artificial Intelligence Summit to October
The RAISE 2020 Summit is expected to feature some of the most exciting global startups working in Artificial Intelligence related fields and is expected to have multiple events such as the AI Startup Pitchfest, AI Startup Theater and The AI Startup Awards.
Can you imagine AI’s promise after the coronavirus?
As Covid-19 reshapes the global economic and humanity looks for new ways to collectively respond, technology is naturally at the forefront - but unlike past generations, the increasing penetration of the internet and a new generation of digital natives is reshaping the way in which new technologies are diffused and democratised.
AI in the times of corona: Robots can reduce human contact, transmission of Covid-19
Robots can help doctors keep a safe distance from the patient by using probes and other remote medical equipment.
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