'Make in India' - National Mission beckons‘Make in India’ is an Indian manufacturing initiative launched by the Prime Minister of India, Mr Narendra Modi on September 25, 2014 to attract businesses from around the world to invest and manufacture in
As manufacturing goes digital, it will allow things to be made more economically, in much smaller numbers, more flexibly and with less labour. Sensible, intelligent automation is possible in manufacturing, said B. Santhanam, Managing Director, Saint-Gobain Glass India Ltd..
The Automation Industry Association has tied up with IIT Madras to enhance research projects in the field of industrial automation.
It is eyeing a similar tie-up with IIT Mumbai.The institute has set up a Centre of Excellence in Industrial Automation at its campus.
The collaboration will enable the institute to get industry inputs in developing curriculum and a modern lab, and formulate industry-relevant and need-based research projects, said the association’s president, K. Nandakumar. The centre has been set up by the institute’s Design Engineering Department, he said.
IIT Madras signs pact with Automation Industry Association to enhance research projects
The Indian Institute of Technology - Madras has tied up with the Automation Industry Association to set up a Centre of Excellence in Industrial Automation on its campus in Chennai. The collaboration will enable the institute to get industry inputs in developing curriculum and a modern lab, and come up with industry-relevant and need-based research projects.