Pan IIT Alumni India began its nation-wide Digital Empowerment Program. Pan IIT is the India alumni association of all IIT Alumni representing over 300,000 IITians and is dedicated to service of the Nation.
Prime Minister Modi has given a clarion call for a Digital India with a vision to transform the country into a digitally empowered society & knowledge economy. Towards this Pan IIT is taking this initiative of nation-wide program to take thought leadership in the digital transformation policies of Government of India with a view to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy.
Pan IIT has identified five themes on which policy recommendations and interventions would be identified.
|Reforming Governance through Technology
|Transforming to a Cash-less Society
|Start-up India, Stand-up India - Towards a Digital Economy
|Digital Empowerment of Society - Education/ Health
|Digital Transformation of Agriculture
| Mr. Ashok Madhukar, Chairman, Pan IIT Alumni India, expressed "Pan IIT is dedicated to the service of the nation. The world is on the verge of the 4th industrial revolution where talent will lead capital and india's leadership is imperative. Digital empowerment is one of the knowledge centers being set up by Pan IIT. And is also one of the pillars of the 4th industrial revolution
Our initiative of a multi city simultaneous program is part of the process to identify issues and bring all stakeholders together for India to take benefit from the emerging opportunities both -global and national".