Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning World (A-VIEW): Online Training Tool from India

A-VIEW (Amrita Virtual Interactive E-Learning world) is emerging as one of the key Live Online Training platforms in India. The unique Interaction Architecture of A-VIEW allows one teacher to manage and interact with thousands of students at the same time. Mobile app allows each learner to raise their questions and answer quizzes. The number of learners at each centre is calculated automatically using face detection and machine learning.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Conducts Workshop on ‘Urban Engineering, Construction Automation and Sustainability’

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA), organized a workshop on ‘Urban Engineering, Construction Automation and Sustainability’ to discuss the challenges Indian cities face in terms of disaster resilience, transportation, green cover, sustainability, construction, and design. Dozens of experts in urban engineering and infrastructure assembled at a workshop. Dr. Sreevalsa Kolathyar, Assistant Professor (SG), Department of Civil Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore Campus, said, "I would rate the disaster resilience of Indian cities as four out of ten. While India performs well in post-disaster management, we are strategically not as well prepared to face a disaster".