First launched in Bangladesh in 2014, this program has been nurturing talents for around 10 years in the global scene. This program has earned accolades from different quarters, including leading engineering universities and industry leaders.
While there is much to be celebrated about the increased awareness among parents and teachers for STEM, there is still a gap in providing the right environment and tools to aid young innovators, says Avishkaar co-founder Pooja Goyal.
Microsoft under its global outreach programme has partnered with the Union government to create a strong digital skilling ecosystem in the country
Krithik Ramesh has won the $75,000 Gordon E. Moore Award for developing a machine learning technology for orthopaedic surgeons that enable greater accuracy for screw placement during spinal surgery.
Cognizant has formed a new non-profit foundation to support STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and digital education and skills initiatives for U.S. workers and students. The foundation will be established with an initial grant of $100 million.
Belong found that the overall representation of women was 34%. This reinforces the assumption that STEM jobs attract less women.