Saturday, October 10, 2009
Keynote by US President Bill Clinton at PanIIT
Mr Clinton started his talk by recognizing the contribution of IITs and IITians in advancing US Economy. He shared the contribution of American Indian Foundation (http://www.aif.org), a non-profit American development organization that is devoted to accelerating social and economic change in India. Talking on recent financial crisis, he emphasised on the importance of Technology, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, which are key to forward World Economy and thus creating Peace and Prosperity. He mentioned about various projects he is currently involved in - especially about solving AIDS and other Healthcare challenges.