Team Indian Institute of Science (IISc) – Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Team IISc-TCS comprises scientists and engineers from two organizations - one from academia - Indian Institute of Science (IISc), and the other from industry - TATA Consultancy Services (TCS). While IISc will carry out necessary research to solve various problems specified in the challenge, TCS will focus on system integration and software development related activities.
IISc was established in 1909. Over the past 100+ years since its establishment, IISc has become the premier academic institute for advanced scientific and technological research and education in India.
Despite its small size, IISc has been rated as the number one university in India in terms of its research output and overall performance. Tata Consultancy Services Limited (TCS) is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that delivers real results to global business. A part of the Tata Group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has a global footprint. It has a strong research base across domains at its global Innovation Labs, which includes leading universities and researchers.
The growing network of TCS Innovation Labs focuses on cutting-edge technologies applicable to different organizations. The TCS team has previously participated in the Amazon Robotics Challenge and bagged several prizes.