Karnataka launches the ‘Beyond Bengaluru’ initiative to build innovation and technology ecosystem beyond the c

In the run up to the Bengaluru Tech Summit 2020 — the flagship technology summit organised by the Department of Electronics, Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology, Government of Karnataka — the launch of the Beyond Bengaluru initiative was announced. Beyond Bengaluru, which will be an integral part of the Bengaluru Tech Summit 2020, is focused towards building an innovation and technology ecosystem in the state of Karnataka.

The programme takes root in the new IT policy 2020 – 2025, which aims to boost IT penetration and innovation in the state holistically. The programme aims at enhancing growth in the IT /ITES, Business Processing Outsourcing (BPO), Electronic System Design Manufacturing (ESDM), and Telecom sector industries located at the upcoming cities of Mysuru, Mangaluru, Hubbali – Dharwad and Shivamogga.

The state’s efforts in building economic and industry clusters

Speaking at the launch of the initiative, Deputy Chief Minister Ashwath Narayan,

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PM Modi to Inaugurate Bengaluru Tech Summit Today

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday will be inaugurating the Bengaluru Tech Summit, 2020 that will deliberate on the key challenges emerging in the post-pandemic world. The summit, scheduled from November 19 to 21, will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Modi through video conferencing. Also Read – VIDEO: Mahesh Thakur on Playing Prime Minister Narendra Modi in ‘CM to PM’ Web Series

Earlier on Wednesday, the prime minister tweeted, “Will be addressing the Bengaluru Tech Summit at 11 am tomorrow, November 19. Looking forward to interacting with the best minds from the world of technology, start-ups and innovation.” Also Read – BRICS Summit: PM Modi Slams Countries Supporting Terrorism, Calls it Biggest Threat For World

The summit will discuss key challenges emerging in the post-pandemic world with a focus on the impact of prominent technologies and innovations in the domains of ‘information technology & electronics’ and ‘biotechnology’. And,

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