IT Secretary’s Message – Cyberpark
Kerala State IT is already accelerating into its next phase of major development in Malabar which is already in progress, with Cyberpark Kozhikode strategically planned, which will serve as a major hub for the northern part of Kerala. Kozhikode will be next upcoming destination for an ideal investments in the information technology sector. As a growth oriented establishment, the overall objective of the state is bringing in 100 percent e-literacy & utilize ICT in all walks of life to ensure equitable & inclusive development of society. In order to achieve this feat, special attention will be given to IT Sector and for projects on a time bound basis. First time, towards promotion of IT sector a private and public participation has been invited as a part of a new IT policy 2017, all possible measures will be taken to improve the existing systems across sectors. Kerala state nurtures excellent digital connectivity, evenly distributed across the fourteen districts of the state from Thiruvananthapuram in the south to Kasargod in the north. The development model adopted by the state government with a larger vision to develop the IT/ITES industries in the state including IT parks catering to rural areas and local entrepreneurs which would create larger skilled and unskilled work force across the state. This would tremendously contribute for the entire development of the state having vast multitude of highly qualified and experienced human resources, uniformly spread across the state with quality social infrastructure.
Cyberpark, with its relatively short run compared to other Parks, scripted history and stands tall with a brand equity in the coming years with a firm commitment from the state which will invariably expand to the growing needs and demands of the IT Sector and will contribute to the economic development of the state. Along with UL Cyberpark, we’ve created IT built up of 8 lac sqft to start with.
Kerala is emerging as an IT hub, will take all measures in encouraging entrepreneurs, SME’s, joint ventures and investments from across countries. This will in turn boost the socio-economic growth of the state and all possible supports will be extended to Cyberpark in their future prospects.
Wishing all the best to Team Cyberpark.