This organization helps the Department of Information Technology and Biotechnology in facilitating and promoting the Information Technology and Biotech sectors in the state by organizing as well as participating in Road shows, Trade shows, Conferences, Symposia, Seminars held at National and International levels. This enables to project the State and its potential for investments, implementation of its policies and programmes, assisting industries in getting quick clearances, administering incentives and concessions announced in state policies, etc. Vide Govt. Order No.ITD 02 PRM 2001, dated.19.09.2001. Karnataka Information Technology Services has been renamed as”Karnataka Biotechnology and Information Technology Services (KBITS)”.
NEWS & UPDATES
|August 6, 2018||K-Tech Innovation Hub Inaugurated At Jalahalli|
|July 13, 2018||Stakeholder Consultation On Roadmap For Innovation Economy Of Karnataka|
|July 17, 2018||GOK TO FOCUS ON INDIGENOUS HARDWARE DEVELOPMENT.|
|July 17, 2018||INDIA’S SMART CITY DESIGNATE – BELAGAVI GETS K-TECH INNOVATION HUB.|
CENTER OF EXCELLENCE
Karnataka has always been the leader in technology and innovation in the country. Karnataka takes pride in being the youngest start-up ecosystem in the world and already hosts close to 35% of Indian start-ups. In its endeavor to maintain its pre-eminent position and remain the driving force for India, the Department of IT, BT and S&T has conceptualized “Innovate Karnataka”.
The Government of Karnataka is proud to be the first state to announce the establishment of a dedicated Startup Cell! The Karnataka Startup Cell’s aim is to promote Bangalore and Karnataka as the ultimate startup destination in the World.
The Biotechnology Finishing Schools (BTFS) programme, the first of its kind initiative was envisioned to bridge the gap between industry requirements and quality of students by providing students the experience of real-life industry-oriented experience working on problems which are not taught-in-depth in regular academic curriculum.