IIT Madras gets $1 million from Google to develop ‘Responsible AI Centre’

  • Google has granted a fund of $1 million to IIT Madras to build India’s first Responsible AI center.
  • In addition, Google has also planned to collaborate with Indian Institute of Science (IISC) for project Vaani.
  • Furthermore, under the partnership, Google aims to build an artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) model to collect language samples from 773 districts across India.
  • Project Vaani aims to ensure the collected and produced data will be open-source.