IT company Tech Mahindra announced that it has launched a center of excellence (COE) in a college to train graduates in artificial intelligence. The center was opened at the College of Engineering and Technology (CET) at Bhubaneswar in Odisha, one of the states in India.
Both parties said the center will serve as a platform to incubate new solutions which will leverage cutting-edge AI technology through proof of concepts, and develop business use cases that impact the manufacturing industry and public service organizations. According to chief minister Naveen Patnaik in a statement, the partnership between Tech Mahindra and CET to build a center of excellence powered by AI is a step towards achieving Odisha’s goal of becoming one of the top three investment destinations in the country.
Patnaik added that it also provides the youth and young professionals the chance to use next-generation technologies to fuel innovation and develop sustainable solutions for a better tomorrow.