April 8, 2024

AHYA Joins NVIDIA Inception

Supercharging AI-powered climate software to help realize a new era in sustainability for MENAP’s enterprises.

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia + KARACHI, Pakistan, 5th  April 2024 -- Ahya, a unified, AI-powered platform for scaling climate action, today announced  it has joined NVIDIA Inception, a program that nurtures startups revolutionizing industries with technological advancements.

Ahya is on a mission to harness the power of technology in advanced computation, data science, climate science and artificial intelligence (AI) to help enterprises measure, report and reduce their emissions, and buy and sell carbon offsets. Ahya’s core products include AhyaOS, an AI-powered green-house gas (GHG) emissions operating system, and Tawazun, the first omni-channel voluntary carbon marketplace (VCM) utilize AhyaAI’s capabilities, with a vision to enable the region’s enterprise transition towards net-zero emissions with accuracy, transparency and equitable economic growth.      

Increasing global pressure, growth in local regulations and a surge in national climate policies have enhanced focus on sustainability, emissions reporting, reduction and voluntary carbon markets. Ahya, an EarthShot Prize 2024 nominee, is leveraging AI and machine learning frameworks, for data and transparency driven software that enable enterprises to take climate action. This symbolizes Ahya as a first mover and a force for innovation and disruption in the MENAP region, which accounts for 8% of global emissions yet has some of the highest emissions intensity (emissions per GDP) in the world. 

Ahya plans to use the resources available through  NVIDIA Inception, including technical training through the NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute, access to NVIDIA hardware and software, to advance AhyaAI’s capabilities within Ahya’s core products in key focus areas of data anomaly detection, optimizations (reduction), predictive analytics and conversational functionality via co-pilot’s for enterprise clients.

Salaal Hasan, Founder and CEO of Ahya, commented, “Joining NVIDIA Inception aligns with our ethos as passionate technologists who see climate change as the largest problem to solve, with AI as the best means of overcoming data limitations and providing enhanced functionality. This milestone will help strengthen our development capabilities and enhance operational efficiency across our product ecosystem. Ahya will collaborate with NVIDIA experts to scale commercial viability for AhyaAI to its full potential — empowering  climate action as an innovation opportunity for all MENAP enterprises.”

NVIDIA Inception helps startups during critical stages of product development, prototyping and deployment. Every Inception member gets a custom set of ongoing benefits, such as NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute credits, preferred pricing on NVIDIA hardware and software, and technological assistance, which provides startups with the fundamental tools to help them grow.

About Ahya

Ahya is a unified, AI-powered platform for scaling climate action across the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan (MENAP).  “Ahya” means life in all MENAP’s languages. Ahya’s platform includes two core enterprise technology products in: AhyaOS – an artificial intelligence (AI) enabled green-house gas (GHG) emissions operating software & Tawazun – MENAP’s first omni-channel voluntary carbon marketplace. Ahya’s ecosystem enablement products include: AhyaAPI – the first bilingual API that allows users to integrate climate action into every customer experience, via three proprietary endpoints and AhyaAI, which consists of algorithms and machine learning frameworks that power our core products, providing enhanced, predictive as well as conversational functionality for our clients.

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