India Mobile Congress 2019 Curtain Raiser Event
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Hon'ble Minister for Electronics &Information Technology announced the 3rd edition of India Mobile Congress (IMC) 2019, scheduled for 14-16th October 2019, New Delhi. Smt. Aruna Sundararajan, Chairperson, DCC and Secretary (T), DoT, Ministry of Communications and Shri Anshu Prakash, Additional Secretary (T), DoT, Ministry of Communications graced the occasion as Guests of Honour.
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad was welcomed by Vodafone Idea CEO Balesh Sharma and addressed the gathering of industry leaders at India Mobile Congress 2019 Curtain Raiser event.
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad met telecom service providers of India and requested them to encourage startups in their 5G development program. In his words, ' India will never compromise its data sovereignty and Government will make efforts to make India one of world's largest centre of data analysis, data analysis, data refinery, data innovation, safety and security.'
India Mobile Congress 2019 (IMC) is jointly organized by Department of Telecommunications (DoT) and COAI and is expected to witness participation of 40+ countries, 300+ exhibitors, 5000+ CXO klevel delegates, over 75000 visitors and 250+ speakers this year. The event being biggest in India has support of Ministries like Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.