sandhiAlumni support Artificial Intelligence research at IIT Kharagpur

Hindustan Times (August 19, 2017)

IIT Kharagpur is setting up a Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Artificial Intelligence (AI) research and extending its science-heritage initiative to boost documentation, promotion of classical and folk arts and music, with alumni support, its director said on Friday.

"Two Centres are being planned. One on AI research and one for extension of science and heritage (the Sandhi Science-Culture initiative). Alumni is organising support for developing these two areas," IIT Kharagpur director PP Chakrabarti said here during the institute's 67th Foundation Day.

For CoE in AI, the institute requires Rs 20 crore to get started for the core infrastructure. (Read More)