Smart City Lab to present at Digital India Conclave

India Inc. along with FICCI, Invest India and Chase India is organising a Digital India Conclave, a series of online and offline activities pivoting around two roundtables in New Delhi and Washington DC. The conclave will bring together around 100 -150 key stakeholders across government/public sector, the private sector as well as other influencers such as think tanks, media and specialist experts.

The Digital India programme by India Inc. is a part of a strategic dialogue series. It involves key stakeholders and  influencers who  focus on the potential of India US collaboration around some of the key initiatives of the Indian Government.  These programmes will be part of the India US Partnership Hub that was launched during Prime Minister Modi’s visit to the US in Septmeber 2014.

This online- offline integrated 4 month programme will bring in perspectives and participation from senior policy decision makers in the Government and industry along with other key influencers around a discourse to achieve the following objectives:

  • Identify the challenges and opportunities in the Digital India initiative
  • Identifying synergies that can be created between industries and the Government to successfully implement the Digital India initiative.
  • Explore how the India US collaboration could help in achieving the Digital India vision
  • Involve key stakeholders and influencers in defining a roadmap that will lead towards a truly Digital India
  • Produce a series of online – offline activities to facilitate discourse culminating in a bespoke online publication.

Siddharth Pandit, Chair, Smart City Lab is to speak as a panelist in the session on “Digital India & Smart Cities” at the first conclave of the Digital India Programme on 5th December 2014 at Longchamp Hall, Hotel Taj Mansingh, New Delhi at 11 am.