Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak on August 1 during a video conference about the grand finale of the world’s largest online hackathon, the Ministry of Human Resources said on Monday.
HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced this and said that the grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon 2020 (software) will take place from August 1-3. The hackathon is organized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) of the HRD ministry. Persistent systems and i4c.
Nishank also chaired a high-level meeting on the Smart India Hackathon and discussed the successes of the hackathons that have already taken place. The meeting was attended by the Secretary for Higher Education, Amit Khare, AICTE Chairman, Anil Sahasrabudhe, the additional secretary, MHRD, Rakesh Ranjan and the Chief Innovation Officer, MHRD Abhay Jere.