The Prime Minister will participate in the event at 10.45 AM through video conferencing.
The IMC 2020 is being organised by the Union government's Department of Telecommunications and the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI). It will be held from 8th to 10th December 2020.
The theme for IMC 2020 is "Inclusive Innovation - Smart, Secure, Sustainable".
The event aims to align to the Prime Minister’s vision to promote ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’, ‘Digital Inclusivity’, and ‘Sustainable development, entrepreneurship and innovation’. It also aims to drive foreign and local investments, encourage R&D in the telecom and emerging technology sectors.
The IMC 2020 will see the participation from various Ministries, telecom CEOs, global CEOs and domain experts in 5G, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), Data Analytics, Cloud and Edge computing, Blockchain, Cyber-security, Smart Cities and Automation, officials added.