Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the five-day Global Virtual Summit on Artificial Intelligence (AI) today. The Government’s ‘Responsible Artificial Intelligence for Social Empowerment’ or RAISE 2020 is being organized in partnership with industry and education. Its goal will be to transform the health, education and agriculture sectors.
In June, India joined hands with Australia, the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Germany, New Zealand and others to form a ‘Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence’ (GPAI) for responsible development and use of AI. .
NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said in a press conference that we are confident that AI will be helpful in changing lives. For social empowerment, India is preparing AI based measures in health, education, finance, farming and governance.
He said, with the strength of his data and innovation skills, India can become the world’s AI laboratory. India can provide intuitive solutions to a wide range of social issues.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver keynote speeches along with Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, NITI Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Amitabh Kant, Reliance Industries Limited Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani and IBM CEO Arvind Krishna.
RAISE 2020 will be organized to exchange ideas and complete a syllabus for using AI for social empowerment, inclusion and change in key areas like healthcare, agriculture, education and smart mobility in other areas. Used to be.
The summit will call for global participation from key opinion makers, academics and government representatives.
The summit aims to encourage discussion on AI in public infrastructure, building social responsibility for social empowerment, change, and inclusion of society.
So far, more than 38,700 stakeholders of academics, representatives of research industries and governments from 125 countries have registered for the summit.
Industry analysts predict that the summit will add more than $ 957 billion to India’s economy by 2035.