19th National Conference on e-Governance inaugurated in Nagpur [ Current Affairs ]

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On 21 January 2016, the 19th edition of National Conference on e-Governance has begun in Nagpur, Maharashtra. The Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari and the Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions Dr. Jitendra Singh has inaugurated this conference.

  • The Department of Administrative Reforms, Public Grievances (DARPG) and the Government of Maharashtra have jointly organized this conference.

Key facts:

  • This is two day conference.
  • And the key discussions points of this conference are reaching from Technology Enabled Services to Cyber Security framework and various aspects of e-Governance.

Around 600 representatives have participated in the conference:

  • 150 from Maharashtra,
  • 250 from other States and
  • 50 from the Private Sector.

The subject experts will also arrange on-Governance exhibition and brainstorming sessions in this Conference.

At the inaugural session four books based on e-Governance will also release.

And during the Valedictory Session National Awards for e-Governance for the Year 2015 - 16 were also presented for eighteen various categories:

  • 10 Gold
  • 8 Silver

- Published on: January 22, 2016