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NASSCOM CEO Conclave in city in Nov

Bhubaneswar, Oct 14: For the first time, a National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) Chief Executive Officers’ (CEO) Conclave is going to be organiaed in Bhubaneswar from November 26 to 29.

This was discussed at a high-level meeting at the State Secretariat on Friday in the presence of Minister of Electronics & IT Pranab Prakash Das and Chief Secretary Aditrya Prasad Padhi. It was decided that IT potentials in Odisha would be showcased in this event. The Government would provide all possible support for successful organisation of the event.

Electronics & IT Department Principal Secretary Pradeep Kumar Jena told reporters that the NASSCOM Executive Council consists of 25 Chief Executives of the top IT companies in the country. The conclaves of this body are usually held in metro cities. This is for the first time that the body has decided to hold its conclave in Bhubaneswar.

Jena further informed that around 35 to 40 CEOs of the leading IT companies would attend the conclave. This would be a befitting occasion to showcase the IT opportunities in Odisha long with the progressive policies like ‘Ease of Doing Business’ and facilitating supports provided by the State Government.

Eminent scholars like Devdatt Patnaik would also address the conclave, which would have different sessions at Gopalpur, Bhubaneswar and Puri.

Tourism Principal Secretary Gagan Kumar Dhal, Skill Development & Technical Education Secretary Sanjaya Singh, Culture Secretary Manoranjan Panigrahi and Commissioner of Police YB Khurania participated in the discussions.

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