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New LF AI & Data Members Welcome – Q2 2021

By July 13, 2021No Comments

We are excited to welcome five new members to the LF AI & Data Foundation. OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp has joined as a Premier member, GSI Technology as a General member and Banque de France, Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology, and Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management as Associate members. 

The LF AI & Data Foundation will build and support an open community and a growing ecosystem of open source AI and data by accelerating development and innovation, enabling collaboration and the creation of new opportunities for all the members of the community.

“We are thrilled to continue seeing growth among our member community spanning a wide range of organizations. We see a huge potential for driving in AI and data innovation and the support from our members is critical to the success of that effort. A big welcome to our newest members and we hope more organizations will join us to support the LF AI & Data Foundation mission,” said Dr. Ibrahim Haddad, LF AI & Data Foundation Executive Director.

Premier Members

The LF AI & Data Premier membership is for organizations who contribute heavily to open source AI and data as well as bring in their own projects to be hosted at the Foundation. These companies want to take the most active role in enabling open source AI and Data. Premier members also lead via their voting seats on the Governing Board, Technical Advisory Council, and Outreach Committee.

Learn more about the newest Premier member below:

OPPO is a leading global smart device brand. Since the launch of its first smartphone – “Smiley Face” – in 2008, OPPO has been in relentless pursuit of the perfect synergy of aesthetic satisfaction and innovative technology. Today, OPPO provides a wide range of smart devices spearheaded by the Find and Reno series. Learn more here.

General Members

The LF AI & Data General membership is targeted for organizations that want to put their organization in full view in support of LF AI & Data and our mission. Organizations that join at the General level are committed to using open source technology, helping LF AI & Data grow, voicing the opinions of their customers, and giving back to the community.

Learn more about the newest General member below:

GSI Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of SRAM semiconductor memory solutions. GSI’s newest products leverage its market-leading SRAM technology. The Company recently launched radiation-hardened memory products for extreme environments and the Gemini® APU, a memory-centric associative processing unit designed to deliver performance advantages for diverse AI applications. Learn more here.

Associate Members

The LF AI & Data Associate membership is reserved for pre-approved non-profits, open source projects, and government entities who support the LF AI & Data mission.

Learn more about the newest Associate members below: 

The Banque de France is the French pillar of the Eurosystem, a federal system formed by the European Central Bank and the national central banks of the euro area. Its three main missions are monetary strategy, financial stability and the provision of economic services to the community.

Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology, established in the Year 1979, esteemed as the Premier Engineering Institute in the States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, was promoted by a Group of Visionaries from varied Professions of Engineering, Medical, Legal and Management, with an Objective to facilitate the Best Engineering and Management Education to the Students and contribute towards meeting the need of Skilled and Technically conversant Engineers and Management Professionals, for the Country that embarked on an Economic Growth Plan. Learn more here.

Sahyadri College of Engineering and Management (SCEM), Mangaluru was established in the year 2007 under the Bhandary Foundation. SCEM is one of the premier technological institutions inculcating quality and value based education through innovative teaching learning process for holistic development of the graduates. The Institute is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi with permanent affiliation for most of the programs, approved by the AICTE and the Government of Karnataka. Learn more here.

Welcome New Members!

We look forward to partnering with these new LF AI & Data Foundation members to help support open source innovation and projects within the artificial intelligence (AI) and data space. Welcome to our new members!

Interested in joining the LF AI & Data community as a member? Learn more here and email for more information and/or questions. 

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