Reflections on the Ingredients for Success in AI Research: An Interview with Arvind Gupta

  • Arvind Gupta MyGov, Government Of India
  • Biplav Srivastava IBM
  • Daby Sow IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
  • Ching-Hua Chen IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
  • Oshani Seneviratne Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Abstract

This article contains the observations of Arvind Gupta, who has over 22 years of experience in leadership, policy, and entrepreneurial roles, in both the Silicon Valley and India. Gupta was recently interviewed about the factors that could influence successful artificial intelligence research. At the time of the interview, Gupta was the chief executive officer of MyGov, India. During our interview, he shared with the editorial team his perspectives on investing in artificial intelligence innovations for business and society, in India. The interviewers included members of the special track edito­rial team from IBM (Biplav Srivastava, Daby Sow, and Ching-Hua Chen) and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Oshani Seneviratne).

Published
2019-11-20
How to Cite
Gupta, A., Srivastava, B., Sow, D., Chen, C.-H., & Seneviratne, O. (2019). Reflections on the Ingredients for Success in AI Research: An Interview with Arvind Gupta. AI Magazine, 40(4), 24-27. https://doi.org/10.1609/aimag.v40i4.5187
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