The First Governing Council (GC) meeting for the CII-Tata Communications Centre for Digital Transformation was held in Gurugram on 22nd November 2018. Mr. Sumeet Walia (EVP, Tata Communications), Chairman of the Centre for Digital Transformation, presided over proceedings with Mr. Vijay Thadani (Co-Founder, NIIT) and Mr. Rudramuni B (VP, DELL EMC) as Co-Chairman. The Director General - Information Systems for the Indian Army Lt. Gen. Anil Kapoor also joined as a guest member.
Industry leaders and digital transformation experts from various sectors participated in the meeting, including Kotak Mahindra Bank, Kirloskar Brothers, Tata Rallis, Microsoft, Oracle, Mahindra & Mahindra, Hero Motocorp and Apollo Telehealth among others. The meeting outlined and incorporated feedback on key initiatives for the Centre in the upcoming months. The Governing Council will play a key role in guiding the centre’s programs and initiatives. The meeting ended by establishing a roadmap for the Centre to enable Indian enterprises to fully leverage digital transformation.