Hyderabad : Professor Siddharth Shekhar Singh, Associate Dean, Indian School of Business (ISB), has been nominated as a Governing Council member of the three Centre of Excellences managed by Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) located at Chandigarh Tri-city, NCR, and Lucknow.
As a Governing Council member, Professor Singh will be monitoring, doing a periodic review, and providing strategic guidance to these centres. The three centres that Professor Singh will be looking after as the part of the council are:
Apiary: A CoE in Blockchain Technology at STPI – Gurugram
Neuron: A CoE in AVG, IOT &DA/AI at STPI- Mohali
Medtech: A CoE in Medi Electronics & Health Informatics at Lucknow.
ISB has also been a founding member of Neuron at STPI Mohali, in partnership with the Govt of Punjab.
Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) is a premier S&T organization under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) engaged in promoting IT/ITES Industry, innovation, R&D, start-ups, product/IP creation in the field of emerging technologies like IoT, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Computer Vision, Robotics, Robotics Process Automation (RPA), Augmented & Virtual Reality, Animation & Visual effect, Data Science & Analytics for various domains like Gaming, FinTech, Agritech, MedTech, Autonomous Connected Electric & Shared(ACES) Mobility, ESDM, Cyber Security, Industry 4.0, Drone, Efficiency Augmentation, etc.
STPI is establishing CoEs/Technology incubators for building India’s leadership in the above-mentioned technology areas across the country in a collaborative manner. To date, STPI has launched 13 Centres of Excellence (COEs)