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Unveiling of the comprehensive artificial intelligence document in higher education until next week.

 | Post date: 2024/05/28 | 
Unveiling of the comprehensive artificial intelligence document in higher education until next week.
The chancellor of Amirkabir University of Technology announced the unveiling of the comprehensive artificial intelligence document in higher education until next week. He said: In this document, we declare the country's comprehensive needs in the field of artificial intelligence from an educational perspective. Dr. Alireza Rahaii described the development of industrial relations alongside the development of scientific production as one of the goals of Amirkabir University of Technology. He stated that a lot of work has been done in the university, leading to good collaborations with various industries in different fields. He emphasized that the topic of artificial intelligence being discussed today is very important. Artificial intelligence is an emerging technology that is being addressed worldwide and receiving special attention in our country due to various needs in different organizations.
The chancellor of Amirkabir University of Technology also mentioned that since last year, they had an agreement with the General Staff of the Armed Forces to conduct necessary studies in the field of artificial intelligence. They also held a meeting with the commander of the Navy last week. Currently, a comprehensive document titled the Comprehensive Artificial Intelligence Document in Higher Education has been prepared and will be unveiled until next week. In this document, we declare the country's comprehensive needs in the field of artificial intelligence from an educational perspective.
Rahaii emphasized that today's agreement will be signed with a prominent company in the private sector. In general, they have many agreements throughout the year with various organizations, but having the private sector actively involved and emphasizing cooperation with the university to develop their service activities and utilize the research capacity of the center is a valuable cooperation. It is hoped that this agreement will pave the way for starting a series of collaborations in various private sectors.
He recalled that the company Shuttle is a very well-known company in the field of Information Technology and Communications nationwide. Hopefully, this collaboration will expand in the future and bring benefits to the people.
The deputy of research at the university announced;
Launching an Artificial Intelligence Research Center at Amirkabir University


The deputy of research at Amirkabir University of Technology announced the university's plan to establish an Artificial Intelligence Research Center and added: Amirkabir University of Technology is ready to collaborate with various industries and companies. According to the public relations office of Amirkabir University of Technology; Dr. Mohammad Javad Ameri Shahabi emphasized during the signing ceremony of the collaboration agreement between this university and Shuttle Company: According to the Supreme Leader's statement, Amirkabir University of Technology is the mother of the country's industrial universities. It can boldly be said that the title of the most comprehensive engineering university in the country belongs to this university. Also, Amirkabir University of Technology is the first in terms of diversity of fields among industrial universities and is a pioneer in many specialties in the country.
The deputy of research at Amirkabir University of Technology referred to the international position of this university and stated: According to global rankings such as Leiden and Shanghai, Amirkabir University of Technology ranks first among industrial universities, second in QS and Times rankings, and first in ASEAN rankings. So much so that it has earned a high position in the global rankings, although we have not limited ourselves to these rankings at the university.
Ameri emphasized: Our duty at Amirkabir University of Technology is to meet the needs of industry. Good work has been done in this field, and we have good cooperation with many ministries, so much so that the Ministry of Defense considers Amirkabir University of Technology as the artificial intelligence hub. Based on this, if any university intends to work in this field, it considers Amirkabir University of Technology as the focal point, and other universities assist this university as collaborators.
Ameri added: All faculties at Amirkabir University of Technology, including Computer, Chemical Engineering, Industry, Mechanical, Mining, Electrical, etc., work in the field of artificial intelligence. The university believes that we should be sensitive to industry and have appropriate communication with it.
He pointed out: We at Amirkabir University of Technology have special research opportunities for industry to solve industrial problems, so that a professor is allowed to spend some time in the industry to be more closely involved with the specific concerns of the industry. At the same time, in industrial projects, we try to consider solving societal problems.
Ameri also stated: At Amirkabir University of Technology, professors are encouraged to undertake industrial research opportunities and industrial projects. Professors who do not enter this field will lose their rank and it will be impossible to achieve higher levels of professorship.
He added, "The largest skill enhancement platform for students at Amirkabir University of Technology has been launched. Today's memorandum of understanding between Amirkabir University of Technology and Shuttle Company is being signed. Other companies should also address industrial needs through universities."
The Deputy of Research at Amirkabir University of Technology announced the university's plan to establish an Artificial Intelligence Research Center and added: We will launch this research center jointly with Shuttle Company inside the university. Amirkabir University is ready to collaborate with various industries and companies.

Bilateral cooperation between the university and the private sector for the penetration of artificial intelligence into the industry.
The agreement on scientific, research, technological, and educational collaboration between the Shuttle Telecommunications and Information Technology Group and Amirkabir University of Technology was signed by Mohammad Hassan Shanesazadeh, Chairman of the Board, Shuja al-Din Mirtavousi, CEO of the company, and Dr. Alireza Rahaei, chancellor of Amirkabir University of Technology.
Comprehensive scientific, research, educational, technological, and industrial cooperation to utilize the scientific, financial, human resources, and infrastructure capacities of both parties in line with the country's needs in artificial intelligence-related technologies in the industry is outlined in this agreement.

By signing this agreement, the parties aim to create the necessary infrastructure and facilities for joint scientific, research, and industrial activities in the field of artificial intelligence applications in business and industry, develop an innovation ecosystem and establish technology-based businesses, enhance and develop human capital in the field of AI-related technologies, mutual utilization of each other's capabilities such as intellectual, experiential, research, laboratory, and workshop capabilities to implement research projects related to the agreement's subject, and attract and direct research, technology, and business development resources in the field of artificial intelligence.
Designing and implementing mechanisms to identify fundamental issues and industry-related needs in technological and high-tech areas, defining small and large-scale research and industrial projects using the university's faculty, laboratories, and research centers towards the company's research priorities, guiding graduate theses towards the company's research priorities are key aspects of this joint collaboration.
The agreement also stipulates the organization of visits, internships, and industrial study opportunities for professors and the exchange of university students and faculty with company staff, collaboration in holding specialized conferences, workshops, and AI-related competitions, designing and implementing short-term and long-term educational courses, defining and executing practical and targeted scientific research projects, and utilizing the capacities of master's and doctoral theses related to the agreement's objectives, and supporting these theses is another pillar of joint cooperation.
Furthermore, it was agreed in this agreement that a steering committee composed of three representatives from the company and three representatives from the university be formed to plan, follow up, and supervise the realization and proper implementation of the general provisions of this agreement.