Silicon Valley, 14 May-2014, Abhijit Saha: The government of Odisha has signed MoU with the TiE Silicon Valley. This agreement is a part of its efforts to develop Odisha into IT hub and attract investment from US.
TiE Silicon Valley is a non profit network of professionals and entrepreneurs.
The agreement has been signed by senior delegation from the state of Odisha including Vishal K Dev who is the Industries Secretary for Odisha and G Mathi Vathanam who is the Chairman Cum Managing Director of Industrial Promotion and Investment Corporation of Odisha Limited.
According to this agreement, the state government of Odisha would have a professional stationed at the headquarters of TiE Silicon Valley. The headquarters of Tie Silicon Valley is in Santa Clara, California. With this, the state would become first in Indian to do so.