Kerala IT Policy 2017 (Draft)

Department of Electronics & Information Technology

Govt. of Kerala

2.4.1. Digital Government Advisory Board

The Digital Government Advisory Board shall be made up of a handful of eminent experts from IT, Telecom and other related domains having proven track records in delivering digital products and services connecting a large user base.

The Board will meet on a quarterly basis and will support and advise the government to deliver better services to citizens and corporates. The Board will also evaluate how emerging digital technology trends can be applied to public services. The Advisory Board would act as a Technical advisory which brings in the expertise and knowledge of the industry and the futuristic trends.

This Advisory Board shall work in liaison with the elected and appointed leaders of the state to drive comprehensive, cohesive, concerted IT efforts in the state and bring all digital/IT related activities under a common governance. This Board will help with the formulation of guidelines, updated framework and governance model for project execution. The Board would also monitor the timely, efficient execution of projects and services in a time-bound and transparent manner.

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