Objectives

eOdisha 2014, with Shri M S Padhi, Secretary IT, Govt. of Odisha will witness participation from various senior officials from various Government Departments, Central & State PSUs, CIOs, IT Directors and Managers, Heads of Information and Communication, Public Administrators, IT Project Directors, Integration and Development Managers, Technical Architects, ICT Services, Directors, e-Governance Service Providers, Regulatory Authorities, Vice-Chancellors, Principals, Deans, and Registrars, School Principals and Administrators, Teachers and Trainers, Policy-makers & Regulators, representatives from International Development Cooperation Agencies, Representatives from International Education Missions and Leaders of Professional Associations, and NGOs, Corporate Training and Development Executives, Human Resources, Executives, IT Managers, CEOs, Technology and Service Providers, Publishers, Researchers, Instructional Designers and Content Providers.

  • To provide a platform to stakeholders in ICT to address regional issues and the challenges in the development sector
  • To hightlight the regional perspectives and to draw the attention of concerned authorities towards addressing these challenges
  • To highlight best practices at the community level and deliberate on ways of replicating the same across different regions
  • To provide a platform to address issues of urban-rural divide in ICT usage and increase the scope of the same
  • To expand and diversify the multiple stakeholder voices in order to make the community more dynamic and vibrant, thereby, incorporating issues of contemporary relevance
  • To promote public private partnerships in ICT in development initiatives to address region-specific concerns