The International Population Conference (IPC) will take place in the capital of southern India’s Telangana state, Hyderabad in 2021. Organised by the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP), the IPC conference is expected to bring 2,000+ delegates to Hyderabad – known as a major centre for the technology industry in India.
Hyderabad Convention Visitors Bureau (HCVB), along with the Indian Association for the Study of Population (IASP), made the IPC 2021 announcement at the recently held 38th annual conference of the IASP in Visakhapatnam – the financial capital of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
India’s PM Narendra Modi recently led a government and business delegation to the World Economic Forum, becoming the first-ever Indian PM to deliver an address at the opening plenary.
Showcased at the Summit was Telangana ‘T-Fiber’ project, which aims to provide internet connectivity to every household in the state. Further showcases included highlights of the Research and Innovation Circle of Hyderabad (RICH), which is an organisation that takes research to market.
The government of Telangana, World Information Technology & Services Alliance (WITSA) and National Association of Software & Services Companies Hyderabad chapter (NASSCOM), will be co-hosting the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT 2018) – along with the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum (NASSCOM ILF) in Hyderabad.
The 26th edition of NASSCOM ILF will be staged at Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC), from 19-21 February. The WCIT 2018 is expected to draw 2,500-plus of the world’s information technology leaders and industry experts. Prime minister, Modi, is expected to attend the opening ceremony.