Microsoft India on Wednesday introduced to arrange Synthetic Intelligence (AI) labs in 10 universities and prepare 5 lakh youth throughout the nation in disrupting applied sciences.
The corporate additionally stated it would upskill over 10,000 builders over the subsequent three years.
“We consider AI will allow Indian companies and extra for India’s progress, particularly in training, skilling, healthcare and agriculture,” stated Anant Maheshwari, President, Microsoft India.
Microsoft AI right this moment is fuelling digital transformation for over 700 clients and 60 per cent clients are giant manufacturing and monetary companies enterprises.
Over 700 companions have geared as much as assist the AI ecosystem, stated the corporate.
Microsoft in December introduced a three-year “Clever Cloud Hub” collaborative programme in India, for empowering institutes to talent college students in AI and Cloud applied sciences.
India is likely one of the first nations to have such a programme by which Microsoft will assist chosen institutes which have the best-in-class infrastructure, curriculum and content material, onsite coaching for college and college students, entry for taking part college students to Cloud and AI companies, developmental instruments and developer assist.
In April 2018, the corporate introduced the Microsoft Skilled Programme (MPP) for the general public.
This programme helps in offering job-ready abilities together with real-world expertise to engineers in addition to others who plan on enhancing their abilities in AI and information science, utilizing a sequence of on-line programs.
“Microsoft additionally believes that it’s crucial to construct increased consciousness and capabilities on safety, privateness, belief and accountability,” stated Maheshwari.