Shillong, August 9, 2019 (MMP): The Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances, in association with Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India and the State Government of Meghalaya organized the 22nd National Conference on e-Governance (NCeG) 2019 on the 8-9th August, at Shillong in Meghalaya. The theme of this Conference was “Digital India: Success to Excellence”. At the valedictory session today, ‘Shillong Declaration’ on e-Governance was adopted after intensive deliberations during the sessions held over two days.
Speaking on the occasion, the Secretary of DARPG, K.V. Eapen said that NCeG 2019 was one of the best and most comprehensive conferences organized till now. Over the two days, discussions were held on six sub-themes in Plenary sessions – India Enterprise Architecture (INDEA), Digital Infrastructure, Inclusion and capacity building, Emerging Technology for Practitioners, Secretariat Reforms, National e-Governance Service Delivery Assessment (NeSDA). Four Breakout Sessions were held on sub-themes – One Nation One Platform, Engaging with Innovators and Industry, End-to-End Digital Services: IT initiatives of State Governments. An Exhibition was also organized during the event to showcase India’s achievements in the field of e-Governance.
NCeG 2019 provided a platform for the delegates, including senior government officers from across the country, industry stalwarts and researchers, to share best practices, latest technology developments and leveraging them for achieving effective governance and public service delivery. The focus of all the sessions was on learning with each other’s experiences to ensure effective e-governance for citizen satisfaction and achieve Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s vision of ‘Minimum Government, Maximum Governance’. MMP