Technology, Startups and Innovation- Innovation in times of disruption by Nikhil Malhotra.
Nikhil Malhotra is the global head of innovation and creator of Maker’s Lab, a unique Thin-q-bator space within TechMahindra with over 20 years of experience. He holds a masters degree in computing with specialization in distributed computing from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne.
He has been a researcher all his life and is now leading the growth of AI, machine learning, robotics and quantum research within TechMahindra. Nikhil’s area of personal research has been how quantum computing and neuroscience has inspired the growth of AI and how the two fields can merge in the future. He has also designed an indigenous robot in his lab, as a personal assistant. He and his team are also researching on Sanskrit to enable machines to talk in local Indian dialects.