Wipro has partnered with IIT Kharagpur to jointly perform research on 5G and Artificial Intelligence. The partnership would be leveraged by Wipro to tailor solutions for its clients across different industry verticals while the premium institute would realise commercial benefits and benefit from Wipro’s industry expertise, said the company in a release.
“The two organizations will focus on AI research applicable in the healthcare, education and retail sectors as well as in domains such as climate change and cybersecurity. In addition, subject matter experts from Wipro and IIT Kharagpur will promote knowledge sharing through guest lectures, workshops and seminars on 5G and AI,” said Wipro.
As per KR Sanjiv, CTO, Wipro, ’’AI and 5G are critical technologies poised to create opportunities that will significantly enhance customer experiences across industry verticals. We hope to bring together the synergies of Wipro’s rich industry technology expertise and understanding of domain-specific business challenges with IIT Kharagpur’s distinguished research capabilities to co-innovate and develop next-generation AI and 5G solutions that will benefit both our clients as well as the industry at large.’’