Pune Smart City Development Corporation Limited has received a national level award for Best Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Implementation in a Smart City at Business World’s 4th Digital India Summit & Awards. Mr. Manojit Bose, CKO PSCDCL received the award trophy on behalf of Pune Smart City and CEO, PSCDCL Dr. Rajendra Jagtap.
The ceremony of Business World Digital India Summit & Awards 2018 was organized in New Delhi. The Summit comprised of three components vis-à-vis Conference, Expo & Awards. Municipal Commissioner, Bhopal, Chief Officers from New Delhi Municipal Corporation, Ahmedabad, Assam, Tamil Nadu, President YES Bank, and Director NBU- Google were among the other chief guests at the panel discussion.
Mr. Bose was quoted saying, “Pune Smart City has been at the forefront of leveraging new age technologies and capabilities to build upon the IT investments being made in the city. We feel humbled to have been acknowledged at the national level for our efforts.”
The Panel discussion on “Building Smart Cities: Challenges and Opportunities- use of ICT for smart urbanization” at the Summit had Manojit Bose, CKO PSCDCL as a panelist. Mr. Bose said, “As a Smart City, if we are asked about the greatest challenge we would like to solve and the priority work we would like to focus on; it is Smart Mobility. Smart cities need to decide their priorities according to the local needs. Hence, we wish to bring a revolution in field of mobility through the use of modern information technology solutions.”
Dr. Rajendra Jagtap, CEO, PSCDCL said, “Urbanization will be one of the biggest megatrends globally in the next 30 years. Pune Smart City has already marched towards enhancing liveability of the city. Such accolades like receiving the Best ICT Implementation award would certainly motivate and encourage us to work more vigorously and with enthusiasm.”
Last modified: Friday September 7th, 2018