India-US forum launches Artificial Intelligence Initiative
US-India Artificial Intelligence (USIAI) program launched. USIAI is an initiative of IUSSTF.
- The Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) established in accordance with the agreement reached between the Indian and United States governments in 2000 is an autonomous bilateral organization funded by the two governments to promote science, technology, engineering and innovation and aims to achieve substantial interaction between the government and academia and industry.
- The nodal organization of GOI is the Department of Science & Technology.
- The USIAI plan focuses on AI cooperation in key areas that are prioritized by both countries.
- USIAI will become a platform to discuss the opportunities, challenges and obstacles of bilateral AI R&D cooperation, realize AI innovation, help share ideas for the development of AI workforce, and recommend models and mechanisms to promote partnerships.
Published on 3/22/2021 3:48:00 PM