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IIT Madras initiates alliance to make Chennai 'Digital Wellbing Capital'

Chennai, July 4(UNI) Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has initiated an alliance called 'Digital Wellbeing Alliance' to deploy digital technologies with the objective of making Chennai the 'Digital Wellbeing Capital' of the World.
An official release here on Wednesday said that the Institute will use its expertise in Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, IoT and Motion Capture Technology to work for the well being of the community, specifically the young workforce and weaker sections of the Society.
The Alliance was inaugurated on Wednesday at IIT Madras by Dr. Ram D. Sriram, a renowned AI and healthcare expert and is currently the Chief of the Software and Systems Division, Information Technology Laboratory, at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), US federal government.
Speaking about the importance of this workshop, Prof M. Manivannan, Biomedical Engineering Group,
Department of Applied Mechanics, IIT Madras, who organized this alliance, said, “There are many issues that only an alliance can solve. We will brainstorm to identify those issues in this workshop. This Alliance is spearheaded by several passionate people, apart from me, including Prof. D. Janakiram of IIT Madras, Mr. Sridharan Sivan of S10 Health Solutions, Ms. Sharmila Devadas of MedioTek Health Systems, Mr. Subbarao of Chola MS Risk, emphasizing alliance of people rather than individuals.”
The stakeholders of this Alliance would be Academic Institutions such as all the IITs, Health technology companies, medical device makers, digital health players, medical institutions, corporate firms, Government bodies such as NITI Aayog and Certifying/Regulating Agencies. The ‘Global Alliance’ is an initiative of
IIT Madras along with Industrial partners, hospitals, and global thought leaders.
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SAT asks NSE to give Rs 625 cr to SEBI within 2 weeks

SAT asks NSE to give Rs 625 cr to SEBI within 2 weeks

22 May 2019 | 7:21 PM

Mumbai, May 22 (UNI) The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) on Wednesday asked the National Stock Exchange (NSE) to transfer Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Rs 625 crore within two weeks in connection with the NSE co-location case.

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Canara Bank launches Facebook and Instagram

22 May 2019 | 7:16 PM

Bengaluru, May 22 (UNI) Public lender Canara Bank, in order to serve and reach out to a larger clientele base, especially the youth, has marked its official presence on two of the most influential social media platforms in India--Facebook & Instagram today.

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Heritage Foods registers revenue growth of 13 07 pc in Q4FY18-19

22 May 2019 | 7:02 PM

Hyderabad, May 22 (UNI) Heritage Foods Limited, one of the leading private dairy players in India, has declared its financial results for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2019.

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Fifth Smart Cities India Expo inaugurated

22 May 2019 | 6:40 PM

New Delhi, May 22 (UNI) The fifth Smart Cities India 2019 expo, including Transport India, Solar India, Buildings India and Water India expos, was inaugurated by Housing and Urban Affairs Secretary Durga Shanker Mishra on Wednesday.

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Bharti AXA Life Insurance wins FICCI Claims Excellence Award

22 May 2019 | 6:38 PM

Mumbai, May 22 (UNI) Bharti AXA Life Insurance, a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and AXA, one of the world’s largest insurance companies, has been conferred with the ‘Claims Excellence Award’ by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

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