Good news for India- In the terms of the development of artificial intelligence technologies India gains 13th Position around the world, over the past India has drastic movement in AI.
These features make India so good?
From AI-based services in applications to Farming and healthcare, Entrepreneurs comes up with new latest AI based technologies now. Government also supports in AI so far, Recently Our Prime minister inaugurated Wadhwani Institute of Artificial Intelligence at the University of Mumbai’s Kalina Campus. The new report published in October in Economic times said, “Start-ups witness 108% growth in funding in India in 2018.” In the industry sectors AI is the fastest adaptation among others
What is Government Support for AI?
Government also partner with several AI institutes to implement new AI projects. Their focus is in with the help of AI they make something that is helpful for Country. Through the NIIT aayog, Government sets the roadmap of how to developed AI in our country. The AndhraPradesh government has been using cloud management and data storage to resolve people issues.
Lacking in healthcare our country was not able to provide sufficient facilities due to lack of infrastructure an the less numbers of doctors per 1000 citizens, In the HEALTHCARE Artificial intelligence expected to provide a good future ahead. With the help of data and algorithms, AI is able to detect diseases like cancer. The tech Giant Microsoft join hands with healthcare organization and start-ups to offer AI based products. Recently 3Nethra is is developed which scan and detect eye problems.
ACTION PLAN and CURRENT STATUS of AI in INDIA
India ha s large talent pool of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths graduate. Manpower and Capita is the most powerful source for development of any sector. Companies such as Microsoft, Intel and Google have been offering programs to computer program developers which help them to grown in AI programming. Currently nearby 400 start-ups working on AI as well as Machine Learning. Since 2016 the investment number is growing an about $150 Million dollars is invested by India in the AI sectors. Some of the start-ups in New Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Mumbai which works on Artificial intelligence principle to serve better. From the private players investment in AI has been increasing ($44 million in 2016 to $77 million in 2017). With a rich spread talent in computer science and data science, India is making its mark in the Artificial Intelligence. In recent times Artificial Intelligence progressed too much Big India giants such as Reliance Jio, Bharat Airtel are setting up AI labs. Infosys and Wipro India IT service giants invest in AI. AI is expected to transform the way human lives and works. Some of the AI based applications converts data into text.
INDIA MAJORLY FOCUSED IN THIS ARE THROUGH AI APPLICATIONS
Indian Languages Project – Through developing several applications like career counseling through chat bots and assistants, conversing in 22 languages. The motto of the product is to develop a complete natural language platform for Indian languages.
Health Care: Especially in rural areas there is lack of pathologist and radiologist according to overall population. Through AI in the healthcare segment a pilot project is going to developed soon, For Diabetic Retinopathy and Cardiac Risk, The NIIT aayog is working on early diagnosis and detection Such AI initiatives will help patients in early detection, in early stages rather than advance reactive healthcare.
TRENDS WE CAN EXCEPT THROUGH AI IN 2019
2018 brings many new trends in technology. Many companies increased their focus on AI on automation and personalization. Now we are going to look forward some technologies that have been launched in 2019 and new market in technology.
We have seen before that AI-powered visual lenses are launched before by the companies like Google, Microsoft and Pintrest. Many consumer inspired by the product they see every day in life. Now it is too easy for users to search and buy product online within a minute. Now person interaction increases towards internet according to previous time. The Visual Lenses allow users to take picture of any moment they want to capture. Now users can also find best place to buy. The main feature of AI-powered lenses is they eliminate language and descriptive limitations that exist.
Self driving this is imagination only in the humans. But there can be no doubt that self-driving taxi services in Phoenix have started in 2018 by Google spin-off Waymo’s. This is the first autonomous veichle hire services. There are 400 members who take services to go to their school, workplace etch within a 100 square mile area. This is very good step and by Google spin-off Waymo’s this will be now reality for us.
As we see AI continue grows but for more growth we have to break the fear of AI. AI each year growing quickly than the last. Now AI continues in our daily lifestyle, through our Smartphone’s or better ads. Quickly AI helped in Healthcare, Farmers, and many industries. An the well and good thing is our Government also supports in AI and invest up to $150 million dollars, and private players also support in this and the giant brands like Google, Microsoft, Pintrest and giant India it service brands like Infosys etc now start focusing and investing in Artificial Intelligence. More than 200+ start-ups are working on AI based applications and technology.