Udacity, Intel welcome applications from students for AI scholarship program

Alia Malhotra
Nov 14, 2019 · 3 min read

Udacity, the Silicon Valley based deep rooted learning stage, declared its newest initiative to extend students’ artificial intelligence aptitudes: the Intel Edge AI Scholarship Program.

This new grant program, declared at the Intel AI Summit and the Future of Education and Workforce Summit in San Francisco, will engage proficient engineers keen on cutting edge adapting, explicitly profound learning and PC vision, to quicken the advancement and arrangement of superior PC vision and profound learning arrangements.

PC vision and AI at the edge are getting instrumental in fueling everything from industrial facility mechanical production systems and retail stock administration to emergency clinic dire consideration medicinal imaging hardware like X-beam and CAT examines. This program will show familiarity with the absolute most bleeding edge advancements.

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Upon effective consummation of the primary period of the program, understudies will likewise have the chance to acquire their way to a full grant to the Intel Edge AI for IoT Developers Nanodegree program, a fresh out of the plastic new Udacity Nanodegree program worked in organization with Intel.

The grant program is separated into two stages. In the primary stage, understudies will get select access to the main course of the spic and span Intel Edge AI for IoT Developers Nanodegree program, the Intel Edge AI Fundamentals Course. As a component of the program, researchers will figure out how to quicken the improvement and organization of superior PC vision and profound learning arrangements, utilizing its wide scope of silicon and the Intel Distribution of OpenVINO toolbox. As researchers work through the primary course, they’ll profit by a Udacity-upheld understudy network where they can team up and bolster their companions, get input on their work, take an interest in restrictive online courses and the sky is the limit from there.

Intel’s help and venture will make a predetermined number of seats accessible for the principal period of the grant. Upon effectively finishing stage one, 750 understudies will at that point proceed to meet all requirements for the full Intel Edge AI for IoT Developers Nanodegree program.

“At Udacity, we endeavor to enable experts with the most bleeding edge and sought after abilities in the field,” said Udacity CEO, Gabriel Dalporto. “That is the reason we collaborated with Intel to fabricate the Intel® Edge AI for IoT Developers Nanodegree program — the main program of its sort.”

“Truly, understudies have figured out how to fabricate and send profound learning models for the cloud,” said Jonathan Ballon Intel VP and senior supervisor, Internet of Things Group. “With Udacity, we are preparing the up and coming age of AI designers to go where the information is produced in the physical world: at the Edge. Enhancing direct organization of models anxious gadgets requires information on one of a kind limitations like power, arrange transfer speed and idleness, differing PC designs and that’s just the beginning. The aptitudes this class conveys will enable understudies to execute learnings on genuine applications over an assortment of fields.”

Given the toolbox requirements, to apply for Intel Edge AI Scholarship program, understudies must have a fundamental information on PC vision and AI model creation, alongside essential Python or C++ experience. To find out more and apply to this grant program, visit the official Scholarship Page.

This Scholarship program joins a fresh out of the box new Nanodegree program, the Intel Edge AI for IoT Developers Nanodegree program. The Nanodegree program will acquaint understudies with the OpenVINO toolbox, which enables designers to convey pre-prepared profound learning models through a significant level C++ or Python deduction motor API incorporated with application rationale. In light of convolutional neural systems (CNN), the toolbox expands outstanding burdens crosswise over Intel equipment (counting quickening agents) and amplifies execution.

Thusly, the alumni of the Intel Edge AI for IoT Developers Nanodegree program will see how to quicken the advancement and organization of elite PC vision and profound learning arrangements utilizing its wide scope of silicon and the Intel Distribution of OpenVINO toolbox.

Alia Malhotra

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