Hyderabad: On the first day of his visit to France, the Minister of Telangana KTR met the French government ambassador in charge of digital affairs, Henri Verdier.
KTR discussed various initiatives taken to promote innovation and start-ups in the state of Telangana, open data policy and digital infrastructure being built in the state.
Minister of Informatics and Industry @KTRTRS met the French Digital Ambassador @AmbNum HE @HenriVerdier in Paris today. Possible areas of collaboration such as innovation, digitization in governance and open data applications were among a multitude of topics discussed at the meeting. pic.twitter.com/D2D04rCAj1
– Minister of IT, Industries, MA & UD, Telangana (@MinisterKTR) October 27, 2021
Minister KTR will participate in the “Ambition India-2021” conference to be held in the Upper House (Senate) of France on the 29th of this month. The conference will be held under the chairmanship of French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron.
On the 13th of this month, the French government sent an invitation to Minister KTR to participate and address him directly. The French government said in the letter that the conference will help strengthen trade and investment ties between India and France. This will be an opportunity to promote the commercial and commercial potential of Telangana on such an important platform.
KTR will meet French industrialists and CEOs of various companies to invite investments in Telangana.
The conference included special sessions on key topics such as health, environmental change, digital transformation and agribusiness. About 700 trade and business partners, as well as over 400 participants from both countries, attended the previous Ambition India conference.