National Programme on Artificial Intelligence

To take the benefits of Artificial Intelligence and related technologies to the common citizen, a National Programme on 'Artificial Intelligence' has been conceptualized. National Programme on AI has identified 9 priority areas namely Healthcare, Agriculture, Education, Smart Cities, Transportation, Cyber Security, Energy, Finance and Indian Languages. The programme is envisaged to be catalysed by the establishment of the National Centre on Artificial Intelligence as a hub along with Centres of Excellence (CoEs) as spokes. CoEs will facilitate Start-ups / Industry to work on the development and deployment of AI based solutions. Research and Academic Institutions are also envisaged to utilize CoEs / Start-ups for the applied research in AI and related technologies.