Mumbai: 02 June : – Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis expressed the hope that it is necessary to focus on new technology for sustainable development of agriculture sector. Under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed to establish ‘Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (C4IR-CEFAAR-IR)’ between the Department of Information Technology and the World Economic Forum. The Chief Minister was speaking on this occasion. The Chief Minister expressed this confidence that the Center will play an important role to go for the trillion dollar economy and to make Mumbai a fiber-tech hub.
Sarita Nair of the World Economic Forum, Praveen Pardeshi, Additional Chief Secretary, Chief Secretary, UPS Madan, Principal Secretary, Department of Information Technology; V. R. Srinivasan, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Bhushan Gagrani was present.
Chief Minister Shri. Fadnavis said, the new technology has led to the world getting together. So this is a great opportunity for the country of a large population like India. Using this technology, you can make a positive difference in people’s lives. This technology can be used effectively in agriculture, healthcare. The healthcare facility can be reached to the remote areas. Talk about sustainability of agriculture sector is underway. At that time, this new technology should contribute to the agriculture sector. Government has a large amount of ‘data’. Therefore, if coordinated by the coordination of technological changes in industrial, financial sector, many opportunities of development can be organized.
Principal Secretary Srinivasan said that the center established under this agreement will help in the development of many ‘startup’ areas. This is the second such center in the field of innovation in the field of Financial, Agriculture, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain. He also informed that Maharashtra is the first state to define ‘FINTEC’.
Mrs. Nair of the World Economic Forum said, ‘Chief Minister Shri. Fadnavis had begun to establish such a center in Maharashtra during the tour of Davos. Due to this center, efforts will be made to fix various policy issues with various startups. ‘
This agreement will cover a variety of topics related to the relevant technology-related changes in information technology and financial sector. In which the state’s information technology policy will be updated by the new system of artificial intelligence, IOT and especially Blackachen.