AI & DATA : National Strategies and lessons for India

TNeGA hosted a seminar on 'AI & DATA : National Strategies and lessons for India' on 13th September 2019. Dr.Anindya Chaudhuri, Senior Economist of Global Development Network(GDN), was the Keynote speaker for the seminar.

The seminar briefed the connection between AI, data and decision making. He explained about the common information-theoretic origins, the evolution of data-driven decision making and the unique characteristic signatures of AI within the evolutionary framework. He also talked about the major challenges that countries are facing in harnessing AI effectively and how technology leaders can approach them in their respective AI strategies. The seminar ended with a discussion on the options that how India can consider in terms of feasibility and impact.