India, June 24 -- Esri India, the leading provider of Geographic Information System (GIS) software and solutions, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IIT Tirupati Navavishkar I-Hub Foundation (IITTNiF), a not-for-profit organization, to establish a 'Center of Competence' for innovation and advanced learning in geospatial technologies at IIT Tirupati.

The 'Center of Competence' at IIT Tirupati will function as a focal point for education, research, and advancement in geospatial technologies. It aims to foster geospatial awareness among students, faculty, startups, and professionals by providing state-of-the-art software, resources, and expert-led workshops. The center will also offer capacity-building programs in GIS, AI/M...