New Delhi, October 11: Prime Minister of Italy Prof. Giuseppe Conte will pay visit to India on 30th of this month. Conte will be accompanied by a delegation that will participate in the 24th edition of the DST-CII India-Italy Technology Summit 2018. This will be Prime Minister Conte’s first visit to India after taking office in June 2018.
During the visit, he will hold bilateral talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the 30th. The two leaders will then address the valedictory session of the Technology Summit. Italy is the Partner Country in this edition of the Summit.
The Technology Summit is organized by the Department of Science and Technology (DST). This edition of the Summit will focus on seven areas--Cleantech, Renewable, ICT, Healthcare, Aerospace, Education and Cultural Heritage.
The objective of the Summit is to facilitate technology transfers, joint ventures, Research and Development, and market access between industry and research institutions in India and Italy.
The visit will be part of the ongoing celebrations to commemorate 70th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between India and Italy.