IDCA’s Digital Economy Tour in India
Building a better world for all...
Washington D.C., June 12th 2019: International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announces that IDCA’s delegations tour of India in effort to help the emerging nation build a robust digital economy has been an absolute success. During this tour IDCA Chairman, Mr. Mehdi Paryavi, opened the Technology Awards Conference with his keynote and handed awarded to the best 2019 Tech companies in India. IDCA’s International Digital Trade Council, Shaji Nair delivered a keynote on importance of next-generation data centers and developing innovation hubs in fertile terrains of India.
Chairman of IDCA, Mr. Mehdi Paryavi, accompanied IDCA’s delegation to India in an effort to support the prosperity of technologies inclusive of the AI, Cloud, ML, Data Centers, and beyond, that support globalization and digital economy.
“Our missions is to go to every nation on the world’s map and carry the message of global harmony, peace, dialog, liberty, and prosperity through the means of fundamental digital transformation of nations and their emergence to the new global stage”, stated Mehdi Paryavi, IDCA Chairman.
IDCA’s delegation met with key private and public sector institutions in Bangalore, Kochi, Mumbai, Chennai, Tiruvalla, Thiruvananthapuram, and Delhi.
- NASSCOM report on “Indian Start-up Ecosystem 2018”, the number of advanced technology start-ups increased by 50% from 2017, with Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and IoT (Internet of Things) witnessing the fastest adoption.
- More Tier 2/Tier 3 cities are emerging as start-up hubs, and more experienced professionals are taking entrepreneurial route.
- A new Departure and Surge of Development in Central Travancore interlinking 20 towns in and around Tiruvalla can opt for a Sustainable Model of Development and a Decentralised Investment Ecosystem.
IDCA is partnering with states in India to help each state build diverse innovation hubs across the country. IDCA delegation is on the mission to India meeting with various states and union territories to help the devise and develop India’s opportunity to be a key player on the world’s data center and cloud stage. centers. In the IDCA Digital Economy Tour, the delegation was hosted by various state and private sector leaders on a range of possibilities and opportunities.
In Tiruvalla, a session was organised by Centre for Innovation and Development of Affordable Technologies (CIDAT), Tiruvalla, District Innovation Council, Pathanamthitta, and Kottayam Port. Dr Vinay Goyal IAS, Sub Collector, Tiruvalla and the Chief Organisor of CIDAT inaugurated the conference and said the need of opting for sustainable development models and green economy in the region. Digital economy can only develop high paying jobs and in this situation Data and Analytics will create more opportunity for the young.
Rev. Dr. Abraham Mulamoottil, welcome the gathering and gave an introduction. He explained the context of conference.
Later the IDCA delegation from Washington DC, USA visited Kerala State Capital to help provide roadmap and guidance setting up Next Generation Data Centre Development and Digital Innovation Hub in Tiruvalla. IDCA members conducted discussions with Mr. M. Sivasankar IAS, Secretary to Chief Minister & Secretary, Electronics & IT Department, Dr. Saji Gopinath, CEO, Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) and Mr. Hrishikesh Nair, CEO, Technopark, Trivandrum.
While IDCA Chairman and his taskforce were in meetings with group of investors and technology tycoons in India, IDCA’s delegation led by Shaji Nair, Member of the Board of Directors at IDCA, met with newly appointed government officials in Delhi, including Mr. Ramdas Athawale, Minister of State for Social Walfare at the Government of India.
About IDCA - Headquartered in Washington D.C., the IDCA was established to streamline, structure, educate and give direction to the information technology, data center and cloud industry. IDCA’s core mission is to aid in standardizing the feasibility, approach, selection, design, implementation, documentation and operation of data centers via modern-day processes and methodologies. IDCA is paving the way for professionals in power, cooling, network, system, storage, software, application, physical security, IT security, civil, architecture, telecommunication, structured cabling, safety, business continuity, operations, management, engineering, finance, legal, sales, marketing, HR, virtualization and cloud to all gather under one roof, with one mission, and for one industry. Thus far, thousands of professionals from both the government sector, such Department of Social Security, NASA, the U.S. House of Representatives, Department of Education, U.S. Courts, Department of State, as well as major conglomerates such as Apple, Google, Microsoft, LinkedIn, AWS, MLB, Experian, Ericsson, eBay, AOL, Salesforce, Digital Realty, Visa, MasterCard, The World Bank, Verizon, AIG, T-Mobile, Expedia, Time Warner and others have been educated, trained and certified by IDCA. More on IDCA: idc-a.org
About India - India (ISO: Bhārat), also known as the Republic of India (ISO: Bhārat Gaṇarājya),[e] is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Seaon the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west;[f] China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the northeast; and Bangladesh and Myanmar to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives; its Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia. More India: Source
About Digital Economy - Digital Economy has become the baseline for both national economic prosperity and international fair trade opportunity, fostering modern-age human evolution. Digital Economy is the sustainability factor for the current and future of humankind. https://www.idc-a.org/digital-economy