Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been invited as a Guest of Honour to deliver the keynote address at VivaTech 2021
New Delhi, June 15: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will deliver the keynote address at the 5th edition of VivaTech tomorrow at around 4 PM, Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said on Tuesday.
The Prime Minister has been invited as a Guest of Honour to deliver the keynote address at VivaTech 2021, it added.
Other prominent speakers in the event include French President Emmanuel Macron, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez and ministers and MPs from various European countries.
The event will also witness participation of corporate leaders like Tim Cook, CEO of Apple; Mark Zuckerberg, Chairman and CEO of Facebook and Brad Smith, President of Microsoft among others.
VivaTech is one of the largest digital and startup events in Europe, held in Paris every year since 2016.
It is jointly organized by Publicis Groupe – a prominent advertising and marketing conglomerate and Les Echos – a leading French media group.
It brings together stakeholders in technology innovation and the startup ecosystem and includes exhibitions, awards, panel discussions and startup contests.
The 5th edition of VivaTech is scheduled to be held between 16-19 June 2021.