Pune, November 05, 2018:KPIT Technologies (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT) and Udacity, the Silicon Valley-based lifelong learning platform, are partnering to upskill and build the engineering talent ecosystem for autonomous technology, including self-driving cars and autonomous flight.
KPIT is a global technology partner to OEMs and Tier1s - helping them accelerate the implementation of next generation vehicle technologies including autonomous driving. The autonomous driving space is witnessing rapid growth with adoption of new technologies and demands new skills. Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, deep learning and Big Data are some of the key skills required. KPIT and Udacity partnership accelerates the scalability required in these areas by providing training and competency in AI, Self-Driving Car Engineering, Data Engineering.
Employee Training and upskilling has been a key focus area for KPIT. It has instituted programs like PACE - to bridge industry academia gap in collaboration with universities, GENESIS - to get employees project ready right after induction; HEI - a pioneering Higher education initiative co-created & co-delivered with renowned universities; ECODE KAIZEN - to provide continuous incremental training to make every employee upskill every day. These programs play a key part in developing global scalability for KPIT's customers.
Mr. Kishor Patil, Co-founder, CEO & MD, KPIT Technologies Ishan Gupa, Managing Director (INDIA), UDacity
Mr. Kishor Patil, Co-founder, CEO & MD, KPIT Technologies Dr Sebastian Thrun, Founder and President, Udacity
KPIT and Udacity team come together for the partnership