Community Building

  • Industry Associations : Government of Odisha shall interact regularly with industry associations like NASSCOM and CII and various Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Industry Associations for sharing and forming views and opinions.

  • An IT Think-Tank has been informally constituted with members and participants from local IT industry, Academia and IT users with encouragement from the Government in IT Department. This group meets to discuss on various policy issues and gives advisory feed backs.

  • CIOs' Forum is the formal body of Chief Information Officers of the Departments and Institutions of the State Government, constituting Secretaries/ CEO's of Departments and Organisations as members who are the content owners of the State Portal. Secretary, Information Technology Department is the Chairman of the Forum. Information content of Government web pages and their updation are being effected through regular interaction in the Forum.