T-Hub and DST Unveil Center of Excellence for AI and ML, Elevating India’s Tech Landscape

T-Hub and DST Launch Center of Excellence for AI and ML, Pioneering India's Technological Advancement
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Technology Hub (MATH) inaugurates to drive innovation, job creation, and startup nurturing.
  • The launch, graced by dignitaries including Sridhar Babu Duddilla, Minister for IT, E&C, I&C Government of Telangana, Rahul Paith, CEO of MATH, and Jayesh Ranjan, IAS, Principal Secretary, IT, E&C, and I&C Department, signifies a monumental leap forward for India’s technological advancement.

India, 7th March 2024 – T-Hub, India’s premier startup incubator, in collaboration with The Department of Science and Technology (DST), unveils the groundbreaking Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Technology Hub (MATH). This milestone event marks a significant stride in harnessing AI and ML to catapult India’s tech prowess onto the global stage.

With a strategic vision to foster AI innovation, create jobs, and provide a conducive ecosystem for AI startups, MATH sets ambitious goals to propel India’s AI market to new heights. The Centre of Excellence aims to generate over 500 AI-related jobs by 2025 and nurture more than 150 startups annually, positioning itself as the go-to destination for AI-driven initiatives in the country.

Aligned with India’s burgeoning AI market projected to reach $17 billion by 2027, MATH’s inauguration represents a pivotal step forward in advancing AI and ML in India. The launch event, held at T-Hub, featured esteemed dignitaries and industry leaders, highlighting the collective commitment to driving AI and ML innovation in the country.

Mahankali Srinivas Rao, CEO, T-Hub, expressed enthusiasm about the transformative potential of the collaboration with MATH, emphasizing their shared vision of nurturing startups and fostering innovation. Rahul Paith, CEO of MATH, underscored the significance of MATH’s launch in driving innovation and creating impact, positioning MATH as the epicenter of AI and ML innovation in India.

MATH introduces cutting-edge facilities and comprehensive support ecosystem, empowering stakeholders across the AI and ML spectrum. From state-of-the-art compute infrastructure to AI skilling programs, MATH offers unparalleled support to startups, researchers, and students, shaping the future of technology in India.

MATH commits to providing comprehensive support to startups, ranging from infrastructure and workforce assistance to access to problem statements, data, and opportunities for patent conversion. With readily accessible technological infrastructure and tools, MATH empowers stakeholders to drive AI and ML advancements with unparalleled support and resources.