Walmart Centre for Tech Excellence

  • 20 Apr 2024

On 19th April 2024, Walmart and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) collaborated to launch Walmart Centre for Tech Excellence, focusing on Computer Science research and mentoring top talent in India."

  • The centre will focus on Computer Science research, addressing AI/ML and Computer Systems challenges.
  • It aims to inspire top researchers in India with fellowships for pre-doc, PhD, and post-doc candidates.
  • Mentorship programs and internships will be offered to students from tier 2 and tier 3 institutes.
  • Collaboration with international universities is planned to enhance research opportunities.
  • Launch event attended by Hari Vasudev, EVP of Walmart Global Tech, and G Rangarajan, Director of IISc.