NIC, IEEE Computer Society and Oracle to hold Gov Tech-Thon 2020

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News: Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology(MeitY), National Informatics Centre (NIC), IEEE Computer Society and Oracle are organising Gov Tech-Thon 2020.

 

Facts:

  • Aim: To incubate new ideas, boost innovation and use technology in agriculture and allied sectors.
  • It is a virtual hackathon open to students, working professionals, start-ups, freelancers, faculty or any one in India who has ideas or solutions to the problem statements.

 

Additional Facts:

  • National Informatics Centre(NIC): It is an attached office of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology(MeitY).It was established in 1976 and has rich experience in providing ICT and eGovernance support to the Government for the last 4 decades and helping bridge the digital divide.