Sri Lanka Internet Day 2021
Sri Lanka Internet Day “ Digital Inclusion”
“Sri Lanka Internet Day 2021 (SLID)” inaugural virtual event under the themed ‘Digital Inclusion’ held on the 6th and 7th of April 2021 in association with Ministry of Technology and ICTA, EDB, CSE and TRC being the national partners.
The theme ‘Digital Inclusion’ is to showcase citizen engagement in a digital society and how it will have a positive impact in terms of Access, Affordability, and Digital Ability. The event showcased Sri Lanka’s digital strategy and feature digitization initiatives already taken by the public and private sectors in several key areas. It will also showcase national priorities of enhancing the country’s digital infrastructure to facilitate a digitally empowered ecosystem. This theme also acknowledged the country’s recognition of the need to priorities it’s digital economy to face future economic and social challenges.
The initiatives showcased at the event focused on Digital Policies & Regulations, Digital Pillars, Digital Strategies, Technology & Data and Industries, Sectors & Business Segments. Over 15 key influencers are expected to share their knowledge and experience in the key areas of Digital Eco system and expected to attract over 10,000 participants.