KPIT to host prestigious Industrial Liaison Program with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on Innovation for Emerging India
Pune, March 15, 2016:
KPIT Technologies (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a global technology company specializing in IT consulting and product engineering, today announced that it will host the respected Industrial Liaison Program with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) titled, ‘2016 MIT Innovation for an Emerging India Workshop’
on 21st March, 2016 at the KPIT campus in Pune. The workshop will have eminent speakers delve into the strong links between MIT and companies leading the development and application of cutting-edge innovations in India and around the world.
The conference will feature presentations by MIT faculty, keynote addresses from Indian industry leaders and “Lightning Talks” from MIT-connected startups founded and operating in India. They will discuss innovations in diverse fields such as advanced manufacturing, artificial intelligence, clean energy amongst several groundbreaking domains. The sessions will also focus on how big data can be utilized to improve operations and processes in businesses, resulting in business growth and better lives.
With KPIT’s focus on building an environment conducive to innovation, this program is an excellent platform to explore development and application of advanced technology in India and globally. Ravi Pandit, Co-founder, Chairman & Group CEO, KPIT Technologies will be the key note speaker at the event.
The workshop will include sessions on digitizing the processes of fabrication in manufacturing by Neil Gershenfeld, Director, MIT Center for Bits and Atoms and data driven artificial intelligence by Una-May O'Reilly, a Principal Research Scientist.