Infosys Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Infosys, has signed an MoU with IIT Kharagpur to fund two of its socially relevant projects. The first of the two projects is the much celebrated research about the antiquity of Indus Valley and the other being funding of travel (preferably for women) to ‘Top International Conferences’.
The initiative has been jointly undertaken under the leadership of Mrs. Sudha Murty, Chairperson, Infosys Foundation and Prof. P P Chakrabarti, Director, IIT Kharagpur. Speaking of the importance of investing in education and arts, Mrs. Sudha Murty said, “While advanced education helps us leap forward by developing innovative solutions, unearthing and studying ancient civilizations enables us to reflect on the culture of bygone societies. Infosys Foundation recognizes the importance of both Education and Culture, and is committed to supporting programs in both these areas. Through our partnership with IIT Kharagpur, we aim