KCIS will play a lead role in education, research and outreach activities in the Intelligent Systems area in the country. Spreading expertise and interest in the intelligent Systems area widely is a very critical activity. This will be done through joint projects undertaken with other academic institutions as well as research labs in the government and industry sectors. KCIS will also involve with conferences, workshops, short courses, etc. meant for the larger community in related areas, with the participation of experts from the country and outside. Special focus will be laid on Executive Education through short courses, especially intended for professionals from the industry and government.
Entrepreneurship promotion in the Intelligent Systems area will also be a special focus. IIIT Hyderabad already has a large academic incubation facility with over 20+ companies. Start-up companies are the best means to transform the research in the labs to the benefit of the society.