Intel, Ministry of Training start ‘AI For All’ in India : The Tribune India

New Delhi, July 29

Chip maker Intel on Thursday joined fingers with the Central Board of School Education (CBSE), Ministry of Schooling to announce the launch of an initiative — ‘AI For All’ — that aims to develop a essential comprehension of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for everybody in India.

The initiative is a four-hour, self-paced mastering programme that demystifies AI in an inclusive way. It is relevant to a college student, a continue to be-at-property parent and to a skilled in any discipline or even a senior citizen. The programme, readily available in 11 vernacular languages, aims to introduce AI to a person million citizens in its first calendar year.

“The initiative dependent on Intel’s AI For Citizens programme aims to make India AI-ready by developing consciousness and appreciation of AI between all people. The programme further more strengthens Intel’s commitment to collaborating with the Federal government of India to arrive at the comprehensive probable of AI and even further the eyesight of a digitally-empowered India,” claimed Shweta Khurana, Director-APJ, World-wide Partnerships and Initiatives at Intel.

The 4-hour open material resource is divided into two sections — AI Recognition (1.5 several hours) and AI Appreciation (2.5 hrs). The section on AI Recognition offers an elementary comprehension of AI, misconceptions about AI and its software potential. 

At the conclusion of every single stage, individuals will be provided personalised electronic badges that can be shared on social media, the organization reported.

NITI Aayog’s Countrywide System for AI is also developed on the philosophy of ‘AI For All’ and focuses on leveraging the know-how for inclusive growth and developing populace-scale alternatives for societal requires. 

Further more, the country’s Countrywide Instruction Plan 2020 also emphasises making ready learners for an AI driven financial state. 

“Nationwide Education Policy 2020 acknowledges the importance of AI and emphasises on getting ready everybody for an AI driven economy. AI For All is one of the largest AI community awareness programmes globally and will assist demystify AI in an inclusive method strengthening India’s posture as a global leader for rising systems,” mentioned Dr Biswajit Saha, Director Talent Schooling and Instruction, Central Board of School Instruction, Ministry of Education and learning.

Intel is collaborating with governments and communities globally to make a digital-initial state of mind and grow accessibility to the AI competencies desired for current and upcoming work. IANS