Hyderabad, June 6: The IIIT-Hyderabad has launched the India chapter of AAAI (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence) at its campus here on Monday.
AAAI is a non-profit society that promotes research in artificial intelligence and improves teaching and training of AI practitioners, among others.
The Indian Chapter of AAAI will be organizing various meets, workshops, symposia and seminars on AI for an industry, academia, and startups.
Commenting on the launch, PJ Narayanan, Director, IIIT-Hyderabad, said, "An Indian Chapter of AAAI is very timely, considering how computers influence almost every aspect of our lives, right from banking, to healthcare to entertainment. The underlying technology will have a very high positive impact, and we are proud to be a part of it."
The India Chapter office bearers include Prof Kamalakar Karlapalem of IIIT-Hyderabad, C Anantaram, Principal Scientist at Tata Consultancy Services and Prof Vineeth Balasubramanian from IIT-Hyderabad.