BW Businessworld Digital India Summit & Awards 2018

About the Event

Towards the completion of 3rd year for Digital India flagship Programme, Government of India has proposed various new technology measures such as use of blockchain technology to encourage digital payments and curb the use of cryptocurrencies, setting up of a national programme to encourage AI and providing easy internet access to villages, internet in schools, last mile connectivity, Smart Cities and MyGov.

Besides this, the state government have also come up with various new innovative ideas like Chief Minister’s Dashboard, echallan, digital healthcare, mobile applications for health workers, digital payments & technology in schools.

In the financial year 2018-19, Government of India proposed a slew of measures to hasten India’s movement to a digital economy. As many as 250,000 villages got optical fibre connectivity under Bharat Net program, wherein 100,000 gram panchayats have been connected with high-speed optic fibre network in the first phase of BharatNet, said Jaitley, Government plans work towards connecting another 150,000 villages under Bharat Net initiative.

BW Businessworld is organising Digital India Summit & Awards 2018 in May 2018 in New Delhi. The Summit will comprise of three components vis-à-vis Conference, Expo & Awards.

BW Businessworld Digital India Summit & Awards 2018

Who is attending?

  • Key stakeholders of MIETY, GoI
  • Key stakeholders of Ministry of Urban & Rural Development, GoI
  • Key stakeholders of Ministry of Home Affairs, GoI
  • Key stakeholders of Ministry of Finance, GoI
  • Key stakeholders of State Departments of IT
  • Key stakeholders of State Departments of Urban & Rural Development
  • Key stakeholders of State Departments of Health
  • Key stakeholders of State Departments of Home Affairs
  • Municipal Commissioners of Cities & CEO SPVs of Smart Cities
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BW Businessworld Digital India Summit & Awards 2018


May, 2018 | New Delhi

Why should you attend?

Key Discussions

  • 1

    Digital India: Leveraging New IT Solutions for Smarter & Connected India

  • 2

    IT for eGovernance Services across the country

  • 3

    IOT, Cloud, Blockchain for Digital Empowerment

  • 4

    Safety and Security through Digital means

  • 5

    Technology Transforming Healthcare Sector

  • 6

    Smart Villages with 'Smart Cities & Digital Villages'

  • Attend high-ranking meetings with the Who’s Who in the sector to strengthen the Digital India movement.

  • Learn and explore smart technologies that help make intelligent, informed decisions and choices for smart cities and Digital India.

  • A daylong conference will provide an excellent opportunity to interact with policy makers, decision makers, stakeholders and corporate.

  • Get an insight into the broader governance, IT priorities and initiatives.

  • Forge and diversify partnership with governments, business and other organizations.

  • Get an expert face to face opinion on specific issues, challenges and technology briefs from experts

BW Businessworld Digital India Summit & Awards 2018

Guest of Honor

Alphons Joseph Kannanthanam

Union Minister of State
Electronics and Information Technology, Culture, and Tourism


Team Member

NSN Murthy

Partner & Leader – Smart Cities, PWC India

Team Member

Sunil Kumar

BW Businessworld

Team Member

Alok Ranjan

Former Chief Secretary, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh


Team Member

Shri Jayesh Ranjan

Principal Secretary,
Govt. of Telangana

Team Member

Shri Akhil Arora

Seceretary – IT,
Govt. of Rajasthan

Team Member

Shri GS Naveen Kumar

MD, Uttar Pradesh Medical Supplies Corporation

Team Member

Shri Rakesh Shankar

CEO, Ahmedabad Smart City Limited

Team Member

Shri Nilkanth Dhondiram Poman

Chief Information & Technology Officer, Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation

Team Member

Shri Shafqat Khan

Joint Resident Commissioner, Govt. of Jammu & Kashmir

Team Member

Shri. Ramnath Sonawane

Additional Municipal Commissioner & CEO SPV, Nagpur Smart Cities Limited

Team Member

Shri Golok Kumar Shimli

CTO, Passsport Seva Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India

Team Member

Ms. Veena Gupta

Founder, Women Empowerment, Safety & Security Foundation

BW Businessworld Digital India Summit & Awards 2018


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