Nilekani stated this throughout a fireplace chat with Ajay Sawhney, secretary within the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and Debjani Ghosh, president of IT business physique Nasscom.
“The work that MeitY is doing on the nationwide language translation mission is a disruptive alternative,” Nilekani stated.
“India is exclusive in the truth that it has such numerous languages, all co-mingling, and most Indians converse two to 3 languages and so forth. Creating the world’s greatest language functionality, whether or not its speech, textual content to speech, whether or not its language to language, I feel India is effectively positioned to point out the world find out how to do it,” he added.
Sawhney, talking on the Nationwide AI Mission – on which MeitY is working collectively with the NITI Aayog – stated that the core analysis would give “not simply size however an incredible quantity of depth in protection when it comes to know-how,” throughout numerous areas/sectors of utility.
Sawhney additionally spoke in regards to the creation of a nationwide public digital platform for healthcare, which knits collectively all healthcare suppliers on one platform.