Hyderabad, Aug 3 : Zettamine Technologies - a Big Data Consulting and Analytical Solution Building Service provider; in association with the NIT, Warangal and Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, has launched 'Applied Artificial Intelligence(AI)' certificate course.
President Foundation for Futuristic Cities & BJP leader Karuna Gopal was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion Ms Gopal said, "Today, around the world, Building AI Research Capacities, Developing AI Technologies and understanding specific application areas is being seen by nations as a critical element in a country progress towards national competitiveness and economic strength''.
The British government estimated that AI could add 814 billion dollars to the UK economy by 2035 while the UAE believes that AI will help boost the country’s GDP by 35 per cent, she further said. To reduce government costs by 50 per cent and in pursuit of this it has created a separate Ministry for Artificial Intelligence, she stated.
Depending on their priorities and economic models, some of the countries are focusing the National AI strategies in different areas, she further stated that USA and China focusing on Defense and Military’ UK- Healthcare ; South Korea & Canada – R&D while India – Inclusive growth – Agriculture / Healthcare / Education sectors.
The 'Certificate Program in Applied Artificial Intelligence' would encompass, AI methods, techniques and tools including predictive analytics, machine learning, deep learning, neural networks, natural language processing besides domain exposure and case studies. Director IIIT Kurnool Somayajulu, IIT Hyderabad Bhat Dittakavi, Professor, JNTU Kakinada Ravindranath, and CEO Zettamine Technologies Surya Putchala were present on the occasion. (UNI)