The next World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution is being proposed to be set up in Mumbai, tweeted Maharashtra Chief Minister (CM) Devendra Fadnavis, today.
CM Fadnavis tweeted from Davos saying, "It was amazing to know about the next @wef Centre of Fourth Industrial Revolution being proposed at Mumbai! This centre would be about science & technology based policies for the benefit of society creating a global hub of expertise, knowledge sharing and collaboration with special focus on robotics, artificial intelligence, application of technology like drones for agriculture,"
WEF has one such centre in San Fransisco, USA.
He also tweeted about his meeting with the Sean de Cleene, Head of the Food Security initiatives, WEF.
"We discussed upscaling of value chains through public private partnership to cover 25 lakh farmers, encourage innovations, use of drones, better connect with banks, financing as per actual cropping pattern and better insurance facilities,"