IndiaAI, nasscom and AWJ Innovation Collaborate to Launch Inaugural Arabic Version of "AI for Everyone" Publication to promote AI literacy across the GCC region
20th June 2023
IndiaAI, NASSCOM (National Association of Software and Service Companies) and AWJ Innovation, Omani- based leading technology and innovation company, are proud to announce their collaboration in launching the inaugural Arabic version of the highly acclaimed publication, “AI for Everyone.” This collaboration aims to bridge the AI knowledge gap and empower Arabic-speaking communities with valuable insights, advancements, and best practices in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The launch of the Arabic edition marks a significant milestone in promoting AI literacy and fostering innovation in the GCC region.
The “AI for Everyone” publication, originally published in English by IndiaAI – the National AI Portal of India, has gained global recognition for enabling understanding for 8-year-olds to 80-year-olds. The collaboration between NASSCOM and AWJ Innovation aims to make this knowledge accessible to Arabic-speaking audiences, and to promote this across the GCC enabling native Arabic speakers to gain foundational understanding about AI.
On this occasion, Mr. Abhishek Singh, MD and CEO of Digital India Corporation, and President and CEO of NeGD, a division of India’s Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, said “by simplifying complex concepts through engaging storytelling, this booklet has empowered individuals from all walks of life to understand and embrace the world of AI, fostering inclusivity and shaping a more informed society.”
Dr.Yousuf Al Bulushi, CEO of AWJ Innovation added: “This partnership marks a significant milestone in promoting AI literacy and fostering innovation in the region. By making AI knowledge accessible to Arabic-speaking audiences, we aim to empower individuals from different ages with valuable insights and advancements in the field of Artificial Intelligence. Together with IndiaAI and Nasscom, we are committed to creating an inclusive AI ecosystem that embraces diversity, collaboration, and continuous learning. Our collective efforts will ensure that the benefits of AI are within reach for all, driving social and economic development in the region”.
With the increasing significance of AI across industries, it is essential to ensure that language barriers do not hinder the dissemination of vital information. The launch of the Arabic version of “AI for Everyone” serves as a catalyst for empowering the Arabic-speaking AI community, providing them with a platform to engage, learn, and contribute to the ever-evolving field of AI.
Nasscom, renowned for its expertise in the IT industry, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the collaboration. As the premier trade association for the IT industry in India, NASSCOM has been instrumental in driving technology adoption and fostering innovation. With their extensive network and domain expertise, IndiaAI and NASSCOM will play a vital role in guiding the content development process for the Arabic edition.
AWJ Innovation, a leading technology and innovation company who delivers programmes and builds tech solutions for a high-profile list of clients brings a deep understanding of the regional context when it comes to start ups and AI deployment across industries.
The collaboration between NASSCOM and AWJ Innovation to launch the inaugural Arabic version of “AI for Everyone” marks a significant milestone in promoting AI literacy and fostering innovation in the GCC region. By bridging the knowledge gap and providing valuable insights into the world of AI, this initiative empowers individuals, organizations, and communities to leverage AI for social and economic progress. Together, nasscom and AWJ Innovation are committed to creating an inclusive AI ecosystem that embraces diversity, collaboration, and continuous learning, ensuring that the benefits of AI are accessible to all.