Work with members and the government to build Digital India and Smart cities programs in Karnataka.
The Southern cities of Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad have been the key contributors to the IT-BPM industry in India. In addition, emerging cities like Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Coimbatore, Vishakhapatnam, Mysore and Kozhikode are creating a further pull factor for the South. Availability of talent, top class educational institutions, quality infrastructure and dominant industry presence has made the industry growth synonymous with south of India.
NASSCOM has 5 regional offices in the region across Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi and Thuruvananthapuram and 60 percent members are from this region. The region is active across hosting a large number of national initiatives, events and programs.
NASSCOM has also set up Startup Warehouses across Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi and Vishakhapatnam and is playing a key role in catalyzing the start-up ecosystem. The first IOT Centre of Excellence is also housed at Bengaluru.