Govt to maximize opportunities in digital space: President

APP75-07 ISLAMABAD: May 07 - President Dr. Arif Alvi talking to Chairman, Steering Committee of Pak-Austria University, Prof. Dr. Atta-ur-Rahman, who along with a Chinese delegation called on him. APP

ISLAMABAD, May 7 (APP):President Dr Arif Alvi Tuesday said it was vision of the government to maximize opportunities in digital space and create enabling environment for youth to equip them with technological knowledge.
He said this while talking to Steering Committee of Pak-Austria University Chairman Prof Dr Atta-ur-Rahman who along with a Chinese delegation called on him at Aiwan-e-Sadr, a President Media Office press release said.
‘Presidential Initiative for Artificial Intelligence and Computing’ was one of such programmes, he said.
The president underscored the 4th Industrial Revolution trends such as Internet of things, robotics, virtual reality and artificial intelligence were changing the way of life. He said the government was endeavoring to review education methods to align them with latest development skills and tools based on technology.
The president appreciated Chinese delegation for establishing ‘Artificial Intelligence Centre of Excellence’ in Pakistan-Austria University of Applied Sciences and University of Karachi.
Moreover, he assured the delegation every possible support for setting up of more artificial intelligence centers of excellence in other Pakistani universities.
He wished the delegation a pleasant and fruitful visit to Pakistan.

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