The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has inaugurated the Robert Bosch Center for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (RBC-DSAI) on February 6, 2019. Bosch will invest rupees twenty crores over five years in the centre. The mission of the new centre is to create societal impact through multidisciplinary interactions with government, academic, research and industrial collaborators on core challenges in data science (DS) and artificial intelligence (AI).
“Artificial Intelligence is a core technology for all areas of connected life from connected mobility to buildings, factories, and cities. The expertise of our Indian engineers contributes to expanding the AI skills set of Bosch,” said Michael Bolle, member of Bosch’s board of management, during the opening ceremony.
The RBC-DSAI will undertake foundational research in many areas of AI and data science, namely deep learning, reinforcement learning, network analytics, interpretable machine learning, and domain aware AI.
The areas of activity include research projects, knowledge management and dissemination, outreach projects, and setting up collaborative facilities and laboratories… Continue reading