CMR Government Connect – Kerala

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National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) Objectives: ICT enablement of government functions / operations; Business Process Re-engineering (BPR) of age-old, legacy processes; Capacity Building, Training, Deployment and ‘Doorstep’ Service Delivery.

Notable Assets, Statutes and Practices Built-up: NIC, SWANs, SDCs, e-Services, National Service Delivery Gateway (NSDG), State Portals (SPs) and State Service Delivery Gateways (SSDGs), RTI Act, Right of Citizens to Time-bound Delivery of Services Act.

Aim:
-Reduce visits to govt. offices by citizens and time taken to complete a transaction,at nominal (affordable) cost.
-Streamline business processes, improve efficiency in operations, produce better market alignment.

Way Forward: Deploy state-of-the-art SMAC solutions – Social Media (Facebook, Google+, Twitter etc.), Mobility (SMS-based, location-based and other m-Governance platforms), Analytics (User Traffic, Volume and Value of Online Transactions etc.) and Cloud (Meghraj and its state-level clones); strengthen internet-based and physical Security (PKI, UID, Border Management, Access Control etc.)

Profile of Participant:
Secretaries, Additional Secretaries, Joint Secretaries, Deputy Secretaries, Under Secretaries, Heads of Departments of the Government of Kerala and Autonomous Institutions affiliated to or managed by the state government.

IT Directors and Joint Directors of NIC working in or attached to the various offices of the Govt. of Kerala. CIOs, IT Directors or IT Heads of Central and State Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) based out of Thiruvananthapuram  region.

5:45 pm-6:30 pm On-site Registrations
6:30 pm-6:35 pm Introduction to Conference Theme & Brief Welcome
Ranjit Metrani, Director & General Manager, South Geo, Dell India
6:35 pm-6:45 pm Inaugural Lamp Lighting
6:45 pm-7:00 pm Keynote Address by Special Invitee
Achieving Good Governance and IT Vision of Kerela
  Shri P H Kurian, IAS, Principal Secretary, IT & Industries, Kerela
7:00 pm-7:15 pm Industry Session
“Implementing Scalable, Adaptable IT Infrastructure – Dell Advantage”
  Soans Joseph, Regional Head, Govt. & Partner Business, Dell India
7:15 pm-7:30 pm Consultant Insights on e-Gov Best Practices
Is the country’s ICT infrastructure geared up to meet the ‘Digital India’ and ‘Make in India’ visions?
  Debopam Raha, Technical Director, IGS, KPMG India
7:30 pm-8:15 pm Panel Discussion-cum-Q&A SessionParticipants:-
Shri P H Kurian, IAS, Principal Secretary, IT & Industries, Kerela
Debopam Raha, Technical Director, IGS, KPMG India
Ranjit Metrani, Director & General Manager, South Geo, Dell India 
Soans Joseph, Regional Head, Govt. & Partner Business Dell India  
8:15 pm-8:20 pm Vote of Thanks
8:20 pm onwards Networking Dinner
*TBC Note: Date, Venue and Agenda subject to change, to meet the desired objectives of the forum sponsors and attendees  
Dell & Microsoft LOGO
Registration is Closed