In a first of its kind initiative, NewsX hosted ‘Vision 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) Telecom Conclave’ a platform that brought together, Government bodies and industrialists from public and private sectors to explore and discuss ideas and strategies to implement 4G LTE in India for the growth of telecom sector and Indian economy.
Communications and Information Technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad delivered the keynote address, which was followed by his interview, CEO Sessions and presentations by industry experts. The engaging panel discussions covered a range of topics such as leveraging 4G LTE to drive in robust business models; meeting challenges in implementing 4G in India etc.
Speaking on the Vision 4G LTE an initiative by NewsX, Prasad said, “We recognise the vision of 4G and the worth of LTE technology and believe that it is going to be the next revolution in the telecom sector with a great potential for Indian economic growth. The Government of India has come up with a lot of initiative like Digital Literacy program, introduced the concept of digital locker and electronic manufacturing is also on our priority. We want to work in a manner keeping consumer satisfaction and the growth of telecom sector in mind. We will ensure that the end user is benefitted and also facilitate all that is required in terms of policy initiative from the Government of India in a fair and transparent manner.”
iTV Network managing director Kartikeya Sharma added, “In last few years, Indian telecom industry has shown overwhelming growth due to domestic demand, policy initiatives undertaken by the government and admirable efforts by the key players of the industry. Through this initiative this is our endeavour to bring all the stakeholders on the same platform and set a roadmap for the implementation of 4G LTE in expediting the growth momentum and modernisation of telecom sector as well as transforming the nation’s economy.”
iTV Network chief marketing officer Savvy Dilip said, “This is a pioneering initiative by NewsX that will pave the way for the future of telecommunications. This path-breaking initiative will help all the stakeholders work towards a common agenda and our channels will provide ample support to leverage this further.”