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29th (Monday), January 2018

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WElCOME TO 10th Odisha Information Technology Fair

The VARINDIA 10th edition of Odisha Information Technology Fair - OITF 2018 was recently concluded in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The event provided a platform for the IT industry to come together and discuss some of the key vital issues concerning the state and transforming the city of Bhubaneswar smart and liveable.

The invitees to the event included IT & Telecom honchos, senior Government officials, industry leaders, VARs and SIs. The evening commenced with the ceremonial lamp lighting ceremony in the presence of high profile guests that included Sri. Priyadarshi Mishra, MLA-Bhubaneswar (North), Govt. of Odisha; Sri. R.N Palai, ITS, Spl. Secy. & CEO, OCAC, Govt. of Odisha; Sri. Manas Panda, Director-STPI, Bhubaneswar, Govt. of India; Ananta Narayan Jena, Mayor, Bhubaneswar, Govt. of Odisha; P V S Rao, General Manager-Quadgen Wireless Solutions and Mr Deepak Kumar Sahu, Chief Editor, VARINDIA.

Smart eco-system

• Nationally Scalable Blueprint
• Relationship with different levels of city and Municipal Government

Panel Discussion

              Theme: Bhubaneswar Goes Smart & Digital          

Target Audience

150 delegates (CEO/CXO) from Government, PSU and Enterprise segments.

Theme: Bhubaneswar Goes Smart & Digital


smarter, secure, more intelligent solutions and optimised utilisation of resources to enhance quality of life


Odisha has a young and rapidly growing population a potential demographic dividend.

Smart eco-system

• Managing multi-network connectivity • Nationally Scalable Blueprint
• Relationship with different levels

Opportunity for VARs to Succeed

Bhubaneswar smart city is to be enabled with wi-fi hotspots, surveillance cameras, environmental sensors.

Panel discussion

Bhubaneswar Goes Smart & Digital

Driving force in Odisha

SME, IT-ITeS and large corporate houses. Software expert is the second highest from Odisha


Mr. Manas Panda

Director-STPI, Bhubaneswar,
Govt. of India

Mr. R. N. Palai

ITS, Spl. secy. & CEO, OCAC,
Govt. of Odisha

Mr. Priyadarshi Mishra

MLA, Bhubaneswar(North)

Mr. Uday Bhaskar Rao

MD, I Ram Technologies

Mr. P V S Rao

General Manager, Quadgen Wireless Solutions

Mr. Harjinder Singh

Zonal Business manager (East), Acer India

Mr. Deepak Kumar Sahu

Publisher, VARINDIA

Ms. S. Mohini Ratna


Inaugural address

Deepak K. Sahu

Chief editor, VARINDIA

Deepak Sahu, Publisher – VARINDIA spoke about start-ups that are emerging in cities such as Jaipur, Bhubaneswar, Pune and Ahmedabad. “As per our survey there are around 5,200 start-ups in the country. India continues to rank third in the global pecking order of start-ups ecosystem, after the US and Israel. It is largely due to the availability of talent, state government initiatives, local investor confidence and infrastructure support has been on a rise. During our survey, I visited few start-ups we found that out that they are aiming at solving immediate issues that are affecting people at the grassroot level.”

S Mohini Ratna


Good evening Bhubaneshwar, Ladies & Gentlemen, I’m Mohini, Editor at VARINDIA and your anchor for this evening. I welcome you to the 10th edition of Odisha Information Technology Fair 2018. VARINDIA, as a mouth piece of Indian ICT industry is recognised as the ultimate voice of Indian value added resellers. VARINDIA is the business information source reaching an audience of 30,000 channel professionals in the country. Our online edition - provides a comprehensive coverage of technology, business and market trends, in addition to covering people, companies and happenings in the Indian enterprise channel space and fostering collaboration to getting closer to customers or pursuing new markets.