Indian Navy, BEL sign MOU for Technology Incubation Fprum (TIF)
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Indian Navy and M/s Bharat Electronics Limited, Bangalore at Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy), New Delhi for creation of a joint Technology Incubation Forum (TIF).
The Technology Incubation Forum reflects the joint vision of Indian Navy and Bharat Electronics Limited towards innovative and creative thinking and fostering development of Emerging Technologies. The broad charter of the TIF includes technology development in the domain of Weapons & Sensors, Information Technology and Emerging Technologies such as Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Quantum Computing, Autonomous Platforms/ Robotics, Image Processing and Cognitive Radio. The TIF will spearhead mission mode development of deployable products under the Government's 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' initiative with involvement of Industry, Academia and Start-Ups.