In a speech at the three-day KaniTamil 24 conference, Chief Minister M.K. Stalin emphasized the importance of adapting the Tamil language to the latest technological advancements, such as artificial intelligence (AI). He highlighted the need for preserving and promoting the language even in the midst of rapid technological development.
During his speech, Mr. Stalin encouraged the youth to use Tamil when engaging with technology or communicating through technological services. He praised Tamil Nadu for taking the initiative in incorporating Tamil into technological advancements and underscored its unique nature in this field.
The conference focused on “language technology” in the AI era and aimed to promote the use of Tamil in the digital age, particularly in relation to technological advancements. The government’s commitment to facilitating the release of new software in Tamil reflects its dedication to advancing the language in this space. This aligns with its vision of incorporating Tamil into the latest technological innovations and ensuring its relevance in the modern world.