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Dr. Ruchi Saxena

Dr. Ruchi Saxena

Dr. Ruchi Saxena

Caerobotics | Global Alliance on Drones in Development | India Flying Labs | Uni of Oxford | Chevening Scholar
Dr Ruchi Saxena is a researcher, consultant and facilitator for systems design and technology adoption at scale.

She is a doctor and a technopreneur working for making access to health and safety easier for remote communities with help of drones and data-driven technologies.
She makes adoption of emerging technologies simpler, ethical and safe for sustainable, inclusive and equitable development. She works with national and multinational organizations on social impact projects and capacity-building programs.
Her goal is to support the large-scale adoption of technology-based solutions that have an underlying promise to save more lives and improve livelihoods for people who have the risk of falling out of favour, as the digital divide widens.

She has been awarded the 'People's Choice Award' in the 'Disruptor' category at Airwards and was among the '50 Women in Robotics You Must Know About' list in 2021.

She is a Chevening Scholar (2022-23) and is an incoming graduate student at the University of Oxford.
She is the Founder-Director of Caerobotics and Founding Member of Global Alliance on Drones in Development.

Some of her key initiatives:
- Project WINGS
- Drones for Daughters
- UAV Task Force for Disasters
- International Society for Quality and Safety in Healthcare

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