BENGALURU: Arya.ai, a Mumbai-based artificial intelligence (AI) startup has become the first Indian startup to be selected by Paris&Co, a French innovation agency, as one of 21 companies globally that do standout innovations.
The innovators were decided following an international competition, held in conjunction with the city of Paris' Grands Prix de l'Innovation, which invited startups worldwide to submit their innovative projects.
Apart from Arya.ai, the other 20 innovators come from France, US, Sweden, England, Spain, Germany and Netherlands. “We are excited to be in the global top innovators listing from India. We believe strong Artificial Intelligence (AI) can solve many of the information problems people face in their professions,” said Vinay Kumar, founder of Arya.ai."
An alumnus of Mumbai-based accelrator Venture Nursery, Arya.ai was founded by Kumar and his fellow IIT Bombay researcher, Deekshith in 2013, to create Artificial Intelligence systems that will automate task execution. It provides advanced AI tools that developers can use to build robots that can assist professionals from different fields in their tasks. Arya.ai. team includes researchers and scientists in ‘Mathematics and Computing’ with key expertise in ‘Artificial Intelligence’. It was also part of the Mumbai-based startup accelerator program, Venture Nursery.
This is the second global recognition for the company in the past six months. In June, Arya.ai was named as the top 4 next generation technology start-up at ‘Silicon Valley Forum’ held at Microsoft’s US campus.
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