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Roundtable on Technologies to address the last mile in Healthcare held

Hyderabad: The Raj Reddy Center for Technology and Society organised a brainstorming roundtable meeting recently on ‘Technology to address the last mile in Healthcare’ to understand the gaps in the current rural healthcare service and identify prevailing solutions or innovation possibilities that can be deployed in the grassroots to address those gaps. The Raj Reddy Center for […]

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Skill Development Course on Foundations of Modern Machine Learning launched at IHub-Data, IIIT Hyderabad

Hyderabad: A 50-week-long online program on Foundations of Modern Machine Learning designed for the benefit of undergraduate engineering students in India, got underway at IIIT Hyderabad today. Prof P J Narayanan, Director of IIIT Hyderabad, inaugurated the program. In the inaugural address, Prof PJ Narayanan said that IIIT Hyderabad had been around for 23 years, where […]

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IIIT-Hyderabad Opens Admissions for M.Tech Program in Product Design and Management

2-year Masters program in Product Design and Management convergence of products, design, innovation and entrepreneurship coupled with a year-long project for early career IT graduates, working professionals, startups and industry/self- sponsored candidates to enable them to become better product designers & product managers Hyderabad: International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H has opened winter admissions […]

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IIITH and Agastya announce collaboration to bring innovative digital technologies for rural and government school children

Hyderabad: The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIITH) and Agastya International Foundation are collaborating to create solutions that will bring innovative, high-quality, and high-relevance learning and training to economically disadvantaged school children. The partners will jointly identify problems in the grassroots that can be addressed by solutions based on emerging technologies such as AI&ML, […]

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CIE at III – Hyderabad conducts survey on AI Startups in Hyderabad in partnership with T-incubators Accelerator group

Hyderabad: Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE at IIITH)along with T-incubators Accelerator groupconducted a survey to build a database of AIstartups in Hyderabad. The data will enable an ecosystem where prospective investors,government agencies, startups and incubators can have access to information on AIstartups in the city.The findings of the report are helpfulin understanding the domains […]

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IIIT Hyderabad organises Round Table on Healthy Smart Cities

Hyderabad: Smart City Living Lab at IIITH, organized a multi stakeholder round table discussion on healthy smart cities to bring in perspectives from government, technology partners, frontline workers, academia and startups for a better understanding of how cities and technology players are responding to the pandemic and to get valuable insights and address it collaboratively.  As […]

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IIITH ORGANISES ROUNDTABLE ON THE STATE OF RURAL SCHOOL EDUCATION AND POST-PANDEMIC REVIVAL USING AI

Hyderabad: A roundtable meeting on ‘AI & Emerging Tech for Grassroots school education post-pandemic’ was organised to uncover and deliberate on challenges faced by children in rural government schools. Panelists included well-known social leaders from NGOs, policy makers, grassroot educators, social scientists, AI researchers and social innovators. Panelists shared their present/planned work or problems faced relating […]

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523 students graduate from IIIT-Hyderabad

Hyderabad: International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIITH) conducted its 20th convocation online this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic and live-streamed the e-Convocation. It graduated 523students and a record number of 18 PhDs and 118 Masters with thesis. Over 26% of today’s graduates – 136 out of 523 – earned their degree based on a […]

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IIIT Hyderabad conducts stakeholder engagement workshop for UK-India Tech Hub

Hyderabad: IIIT Hyderabad conducted a stakeholder engagement workshop on Friday in Hyderabad for the UK-India Tech Hub At the stakeholders workshop we discussed the current state of the tech innovation ecosystem in Hyderabad broadly, and also specifically in relation to social impact with a focus on women and marginalized groups. Participants highlighted various gaps and […]

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IIIT Hyderabad announces new measures to improve gender diversity

Hyderabad: IIIT-Hyderabad has decided to take positive steps to improve the gender ratio among its undergraduate students. Towards this goal, the institute has set a target of 25% representation of girls among students admitted to the 4-year B.Tech program through the JEE mode of admission for 2020-2021. Several measures are being taken to facilitate this, […]