Microsoft to train 5000 govt employees on AI, cloud
Microsoft India launched a program under which it will train 5000 government employees over the next year on AI (Artificial Intelligence) and cloud computing skills. This program was inaugurated by Amitabh Kant, chief executive of NITI Aayog.
The program, called ‘Digital Governance Tech Tour’, will comprise of physical and virtual workshops. The program will be open for technocrats and IT professionals across the government, including employees of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs).
The two organizations will collaborate in research which will use Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to study issues that are relevant for business and public policy.
In addition, the partnership will also jointly introduce a new executive program titled “Leading Business Transformation in the Age of AI” in October 2019.
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