Create breakthrough technologies for information/communication/business access beyond language barriers
Examples of new possibilities that we want to see fulfilled:
Listen to any inspirational leader’s speech in our own mother tongue in the same voice and emotion as that of the original speaker.
Automatic dubbing of movies/TV serials/cartoons/documentaries from English to Indian languages or between Indian languages.
Anyone being able to read any signboard through their own script. For ex. an Assamese being able to read Gujarati bus boards in Assamese script.
27+ years of research at IISc – AI, Speech (TTS, ASR), Image (OCR), Biometrics, Neuro Science
300+ research papers, 5 patents
TDIL, GoI consortium projects on Handwriting Recognition and OCR – Rs 12+ crore
Leadership training in Landmark Education: Led seminars to 1000’s of landmark graduates from various walks of life.
15+ years of product development experience in IBM Software Labs
PhD in TTS & OCR from IISc
Compiler development, JavaEE server development (Apache Committer), Web development, Android, iOS & hybrid mobile app development, Cloud Solution Architect
Leadership training in Landmark Education: 2005-2011
A. G. Giridharan
CEO, Harita Seating Systems Limited