PM to address Bengaluru Tech Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (file photo)

New Delhi (NVI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Bengaluru Tech Summit on November 19 through video conferencing, to will deliberate on the key challenges during the post-pandemic world.

“The summit will see participation of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Vice President of the Swiss Confederation Guy Parmelin and many other prominent international figures,” the PMO said in a statement.

Apart from them, thought leaders, industry captains, technocrats, researchers, innovators, investors, policy makers and educators from India and the world will also be participating in the summit, it added.

This year the theme of the Bengaluru Tech Summit is “Next is Now”.

The summit will deliberate on the key challenges emerging in the post-pandemic world with focus on the impact of prominent technologies and innovations in the domains of ‘Information technology & electronics’ and ‘biotechnology’, the PMO said.

However, the event scheduled from November 19 to 21 is organised by the government of Karnataka along with Karnataka Innovation and Technology Society (KITS), the state government’s Vision Group on Information Technology, Biotechnology & StartUp, Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) and MM Activ Sci-Tech Communications, the statement added.