Home » State News » Odisha  CM launched ‘Odisha for Artificial Intelligence’ and ‘Artificial Intelligence for Youth’ initiatives

Odisha  CM launched ‘Odisha for Artificial Intelligence’ and ‘Artificial Intelligence for Youth’ initiatives

Bhubaneswar:29/5/23: Odisha  Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today launched ‘Odisha for Artificial Intelligence’ and ‘Artificial Intelligence for Youth’ initiatives today at a programme organised at Lok Seva Bhawan.

The State Government has roped in international technology company Intel for the initiative. In the first phase, the initiative will be implemented in Bhubaneswar, Puri and Cuttack.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that Artificial Intelligence holds incredible potential to reshape our world and drive progress.

Saying that his Government has focused on technology-driven transformation, which is one of the key components of our 5-T initiative, he assured that the initiative will augment the digital literacy of the masses and make them familiar with the next-generation cutting-edge technology. It will also create an ecosystem fostering research, innovation, and application across sectors, he added.

Complimenting the State Electronics & IT Department, and Intel India for this collaboration, he advised all departments in Government to take advantage of these programmes and train officials for enabling them to be at the forefront of the AI revolution.

He expressed confidence that the initiative will harness AI for economic growth, transformation of governance and the betterment of lives of our citizens and society.

The CM called upon all to embrace this new chapter to unlock the limitless potential of our youth, and build a future where Artificial Intelligence serves as a tool for empowerment of our citizens and inclusive growth of our State.

Electronics & IT Minister, Tusharkanti Behera highlighted the state’s initiative in technology that is transforming Odisha in different sectors. He said that this AI initiative will put Odisha in the top league among the states in India.

Intel India Head Ms Nivruti Rai also spoke on the occasion. Principal Secretary Electronics & IT Manoj Mishra highlighted the scope and utility of AI for the future of Odisha.

Among others, Development Commissioner Smt. Anu Garg, Secretary to CM (5-T) V.K. Pandian and other senior officers were present


About Editor in chief

Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

Check Also

Odisha CM Mohan Charan Majhi has discussed with the members of Chattisha Niyoga to complete the upcoming Rath Yatra peacefully

Bhubaneswar:20/6/24:Odisha Chief Minister Shri Mohan Charan Majhi has discussed with the members of Srikshetra Puri Chattisha Niyoga at Rajya Guest House to complete the upcoming Rath Yatra peacefully and smoothly. ...