Indo-French Center of Excellence in Quantum Calculation in Pun: In the Offing?
Indo-French road map on cyber security and digital technology
+ Research, training and education: Supercomputing, quantum computing. France and India underline the fact that high performance computing is a critical part of their bilateral cooperation in the digital field. They appreciate the progress made in their cooperation within the framework of the National Supercomputing Mission, which has enabled the joint development of high performance calculation tools.
+ Both sides appreciate the launch of an Indo-French pilot project dedicated to using high performance computing for water flow simulation in the Mahanadi river basin.
France and India intend to make digital technology a transformative factor in their societies, to foster economic growth, sustainable development and secure enhanced internet access which is essential to bridge digital divide.
France and India, thus, advocate a vision of digital technologies that empowers citizens, reduces inequalities, and promotes sustainable development.
+ France and India affirm their wish to further expand and deepen this cooperation, in three main areas:
- High-performance computing applied to AI;
- Quantum calculation, in this respect they appreciate the creation of an Indo-French Center of Excellence in Quantum Calculation in Pune;
- Exascale calculation.
+ Both parties agree to evolve programs and methodologies for participation in emerging technologies, including AI, quantum computing, smart manufacturing and automotive electronic components.
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