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GBBC & GDF Global Leaders Series - Santosh Misra of Tamil Nadu e-Governance

Oct 20, 2020



Join us for a conversation and live audience Q&A between GBBC CEO and GDF Board Director Sandra Ro and Santosh Misra, CEO of Tamil Nadu e-Governance Agency, on Tamil Nadu’s leadership in AI and blockchain in India, and their newly released “Tamil Nadu Blockchain Policy 2020.”

Santosh K Misra, CEO of Tamil Nadu e-Governance Agency (TNeGA) & Commissioner of e-Governance in Government of Tamil Nadu, is a public policy and regulatory specialist working in the area of emerging technologies for improved governance and service delivery to citizens. Mr. Misra graduated from IIT Kanpur (India) and did his MS in EE from the University of Minnesota (USA). After a stint in Bell Labs he joined the prestigious Indian Administrative Service. He has over 21 years of technology and public policy experience. He has been driving strategic change within the Government using technology. Some of the key policies created by Mr. Misra are in the areas of: AI, Blockchain, G2C services, Digital identity, Targeted Delivery of Subsidies etc.

The Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC) and Global Digital Finance (GDF) have partnered to host a weekly webinar series with leaders in government and technology to get their read on the current global situation, emerging technologies, and field questions from members of the community.