CEAI Webinar on “Emerging Technologies in Infrastructure Sector” on 16th October 2020

Consulting Engineer Association of India (CEAI), the apex body of consulting engineers in the country is organising a webinar on Emerging Technologies in the Infrastructure Technologies on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 4.00 PM onwards ,

“Accelerations in technology are introducing an extensive digital transformation in the construction industry. Today, there are numerous examples of how technology is bringing a revolution in this industry. Technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) to the Internet of Things (IoT) are dramatically reshaping the construction by driving away long-standing inefficacies, and low productivity. The collision of Technology and Infrastructure is changing the way cities, countries and regions confront the daunting infrastructure challenges which require innovative, affordable and sustainable solutions. Emerging Technologies are playing a crucial role in the development of infrastructure by the upgradation of urban areas to smart cities “ said MR Amitabha Ghosal, President, Consulting Engineers Association of India (CEAI)

“According to the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), the world’s urban population is predicted to increase by 35% by 2050. The largest urban transformation of the 21st century is happening in India, with an anticipated investment of US$ 1 trillion by 2030, as reported by the World Economic Forum. This will bring about a massive demand for the use of Emerging Technologies in the Infrastructure Sector.” Mr Ghosal said.

Some of the topics that will be discussed at the webinar will include artificial intelligence and machine learning vr/ar in infrastructure artificial intelligence in cloud computing and internet of things profi consultants perspective on vr / ar in oil & gas sector

Speakers at the webinar will include . Vincenzo Piuri, IEEE Fellow, University of Milan, Italy,  Prof. Mausam, Jai Gupta Chair, CSE, IIT Delh, Mr. Ananth Kitappa, Founder Vector Solutions, Chennai and Mr. Pradeep Khanna, Founder, Global Mindset Executive Director, Asia Pacific at VR AR Association.