Opinion | A plan for Indian self-sufficiency in an AI-driven world
Ensuring wide data availability may help India develop its AI industry and avoid external dependence
Geo-political and economic power in the industrial age was determined by one’s expertise in manufacturing. In a digital society, it’s likely to be based on command over artificial intelligence (AI). As an information age takes over, hastened by the covid crisis, every country has to assess where it stands in terms of AI. This could decide its position in the global hierarchy.