Ranil Wickremesinghe, will participate in the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) which will be held in Hyderabad from February 19 to 21. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the conference as the Chief Guest.
The event being held in India for the first time will bring together thought-leaders, thinkers, government leaders and social leaders to share their perception on the change surrounding the sector and in turn help us understand, prepare and adapt for the changes.
Around 2,500 delegates from 30 countries are expected to attend the three-day event which will focus on major areas of technology that are reshaping the world today that include artificial intelligence, blockchain and will have 22 sessions on different topics.
The WCIT and NILF-2018 (Nasscom India Leadership Forum) are being jointly hosted by Nasscom and the World Information Technology and Services Alliance, Deccan Chronicle reported.