AP CM Chandrababu Naidu has got the ‘Transformative Chief Minister Award’ in honor for his performance in improving the US-India collaboration at the state level.
The award by the US-India Business Council will be presented to Naidu during the USIBC West Coast Summit in the Silicon Valley on May 8, a statement said.
The summit will convene 150 industry leaders from sectors such as IT, banking, food processing, healthcare, clean energy, digital payments, manufacturing and Government of India officials to explore the impacts of manufacturing in India, digitisation, India’s move towards a cashless society and the future of the US-India trade relations, USIBC said.
Participants will discuss important issues such as how Internet of Things (IoTs), smart city planning, and manufacturing issues are shaping the future of the US-India technology partnership, it said.
Led by USIBC chairman and Cisco Executive Chairman, John Chambers, the summit among others will feature Union Cabinet Minister for Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal and Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and IT Aruna Sundararajan.