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NEWS IMPULSE – RAISE 2020| 27 SEPTEMBER

SOURCE – THE HINDU

GS PAPER – 2


CONTEXTThe Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and NITI Aayog will organize a summit on Artificial Intelligence (AI), RAISE 2020- ‘Responsible AI for Social Empowerment 2020′ from October 5-9, 2020.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • RAISE 2020 will be a global meeting of minds to exchange ideas and chart a course for using AI for social transformation, inclusion and empowerment in areas like Healthcare, Agriculture, Education and Smart Mobility, among other sectors
  • At the RAISE 2020 Summit, delegates and experts in research, policy and innovation on Artificial Intelligence will join from across the globe.
  • The RAISE 2020 Summit will also feature some of the most exciting startups working in Artificial Intelligence-related fields.
  •  The Summit will explore in-depth, the role of AI in accelerating social empowerment.
  •  AI has the power to solve many societal challenges and be an enabler for inclusion, there is a need to promote and identify such innovative solution.
  • The AI Solution Challenge will be organized in the following categories:
  1. AI solutions for Healthcare
  2. AI Solutions for Education
  3. AI Solutions for Agriculture
  4. AI Solutions for Natural Language Processing
  5. AI Solutions for Smart Mobility and Transportation
  6. Others