National Technology Day is celebrated on May 11th every year to commemorate India’s technological advancements and to recognize the contributions of its scientists and engineers in the field of technology. The day serves as a reminder of the transformative power of technology in shaping the world we live in today and the potential it holds for shaping the future.
Dr. Vishnu Ramachandran, Co-founder, CTO, and CPO at Rubix Data Sciences, highlights the evolution of technology in the information gathering and dissemination domain. He notes that technology has come a long way from standalone tools such as computers to the internet where information is widely shared. Today, with the era of mobiles and 5G, information is available and consumed in real-time, and the new AI generation of assisted intelligence assimilates all available information. This shows how technology has rapidly evolved, making information more accessible and convenient for everyone.
Anand Bhushan, CEO of Educrack & Easy recruit plus, emphasizes the increasing importance of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) in HR operations. He notes that AI and ML are becoming an integral part of HR operations for automation of tasks, predictive analysis, employee engagement, and above all for better job-candidate matching. The tools being used by EasyRecruit+ facilitate faster and objective screening of candidates, resulting in better hiring, low employee turnover, and better productivity for the organization. This shows how technology is transforming the HR industry by making it more efficient and effective.
Deepti Sharma, Director at ThinkerPlace, sheds light on the profound impact of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) learning and technology on shaping the future of children. By immersing themselves in hands-on experiences and exploring the fascinating world of STEM, young minds develop invaluable skills such as cognitive abilities, critical thinking, problem-solving, and creativity. It empowers them to navigate a rapidly evolving technological landscape and opens doors to limitless opportunities in various industries. By embracing STEM, children are equipped with the tools they need to become tomorrow’s leaders, innovators, and changemakers.