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IIIT Hyderabad: Intel and IIIT Hyderabad to develop instruments to scale back highway accidents at AI analysis centre

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BENGALURU: Intel, collectively with the federal government and IIIT Hyderabad, is engaged on options at its synthetic intelligence analysis centre to scale back highway accidents and improve its datasets for driving situations in India, mentioned Nivruti Rai, Country Head, Intel India and vice chairman, Data Platforms Group, Intel.

“So we are looking at national level problems and population scale data for now. We will look at solutions in the area of smart mobility; because we see 17 deaths every hour in India due to road accidents. And that’s why smart mobility is very very critical for us,” Rai advised ET in an interview.

Intel India, in collaboration with Government of Telangana, International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad, and Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), has arrange an utilized AI analysis centre.

Rai mentioned the analysis centre would concentrate on picture recognition classification and healthcare knowledge processing amongst different key actions.

Intel and IIIT, Hyderabad collaborated to construct the world’s first open dataset of driving situations in India and launched it globally in 2018. The firm mentioned the analysis centre would broaden the driving dataset and decide functions within the Indian context. The dataset may give alert drivers about highway situations to scale back accidents. With the open supply dataset of Indian driving situations, startups, academia, authorities and business may help allow highway security, improved infrastructure and higher driving behaviour, mentioned Intel.

The analysis centre can even advance analysis within the space of public well being and work on options to increase well being protection to each particular person and higher entry to healthcare. .

“This pandemic has taught us that healthcare is such a critical segment to build intelligence and leverage the technology backbone such that we can have our 1.3 billion population accessing the 600,000 doctors. So how can we take their intellect and build an expert system for diagnosis and for treatment, that is the goal,” mentioned Rai.

The analysis centre is presently engaged on ‘standardisation of population scale data’ and constructing fashions. Rai of Intel mentioned other than healthcare and good mobility the centre would broaden its actions into agriculture and training sectors.

Intel is constructing instruments and frameworks on opensource platforms, permitting startups, academicians, industries, governments and others to make use of them.

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