Shri Dattatreya further said that thinking, attitude and needs of younger generation in India are different and need to be addressed. The ease with which this generation uses technology indicates that India is going to be the most competitive country in field of technology.
The Special Event on ‘Technology and the Future of Work’ was organized jointly by the Ministry of Labour and Employment, ILO and VVGNLI. The Speakers and panelists at the programme discussed in detail how technology affects and supports human life specially in context of job creation and destruction; its impact on direction and quality of human life.
While Prof. Dev Nathan, Indian Institute for Human Development and Prof. Prabhu Mohapatra, University of Delhi delivered keynote addresses, Representatives of Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh, Confederation of Indian Industry, Apparel Export Promotion Council, NITI Aayog and young entrepreneur presented their views on the topic and took questions from the audience.