About Us

The NASSCOM Centre of Excellence for Data Science & Artificial Intelligence is an initiative of the Government of Karnataka, Industry & NASSCOM, established on a PPP (Public Private Partnership) model, to catalyze innovation & accelerate the DS & AI ecosystem with Innovators, User Enterprises, & Academia. CoE-DS & AI is established as a physical and virtual centre in Bengaluru with technology partners like IBM, Intel, NVIDIA, Microsoft and Digital Ocean. It provides a multi-technology platform for cloud computing capabilities, APIs and public data for catapulting innovation, industry-oriented research, proliferating data-driven decisions in addition to building talent and upskilling requirements in the areas of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.

Established in 1988, NASSCOM is a non-profit industry association in India that has made phenomenal contributions to India's GDP, exports, employment, infrastructure and global visibility. NASSCOM’s relentless pursuit has been to build the architecture integral to the development of the IT-BPM sector through policy advocacy and help in setting up the strategic direction for the sector to unleash its potential and dominate newer frontiers.


Augment Innovation

Enable convergence of technology advancements in open source, machine learning, deep learning etc with deployable Data Science & AI innovations.

Globally Acclaimed Research

Enable convergence of technology advancements in open source, machine learning, deep learning etc with deployable Data Science and Artificial intelligence innovations.

Proliferate Data-Driven Decision Making

Enhance adoption of analytics which turns data into insights; insights into decisions; decisions into better business.

Develop Skill & Talent

Develop appropriate quantity and quality of talent required to meet the CoE-DSAI requirements