Trivandrum all set to host CII India IT Summit 2012


Tvm: The third edition of the annual India IT Summit, being organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), will be held in Thiruvananthapuram on January 19 & 20, 2012. The premier IT event will see key global influencers deliberate and discuss issues pertaining to the IT industry. The theme of India IT Summit 2012 is ‘Business Strategies for Non-Linear Growth’. The event is part of CII’s joint effort with the Government to make Kerala as one of the premier IT destinations in India.

India IT Summit 2012 would have over 20 speakers of national and international eminence from the Indian IT industry, diplomatic circles and the global user industry. The summit would consist of four plenary sessions spread over two days of deliberation and discussion. IT Industry Challenges for Sustaining Growth, Partnering for Global Economic Revival, Preparedness to Address the Challenges and Innovation as the way forward are the topics for the plenary sessions.

According to V K Mathews, Chairman, India IT Summit 2012 & Executive Chairman, IBS Group, “The Summit will see industry experts and thought leaders discuss current priorities and business strategies for a non-linear growth and related challenges faced by the IT industry and the strategies required to address them. The expected number of delegates would be around 500. Invitations have be issued to select thought leaders, politicians, Government officials, CEOs, CIOs, CXOs, COOs of IT and user industry, media and other stake holders”.

India IT Summit 2012 will be inaugurated by Shri Oommen Chandy, Chief Minister of Kerala. Kris Gopalakrishnan, Executive Vice Chairman, Infosys; Ganesh Lakshminarayan, President, Dell India; Avinash Vashistha, CMD, Accenture India; V Ramaswamy, Sr. VP, TCS; Sudhir Nair, Sr. VP, Mahindra Satyam; Pradeep Udhas; Executive Director, KPMG and Roopa Kudwa, MD & CEO, CRISIL are among those invited as speakers.

The inaugural India IT Summit was held in December 2009 at Kovalam and the second edition, in December 2010 at Kochi. Check out the India IT Summit website for registration and other details.

Anil Philip
Kerala IT News


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