Dell Technologies held an exclusive media briefing session with Mr. Anothai Wettayakorn, Vice President Asia Emerging Markets (AEM) & South Asia Consumer Business Dell Technologies at Des Pardes, Saidpur Village, Islamabad
The discussion will focus on digital cities, e-governance policy and thought leadership.
Marketing Programs Manager, Asia Emerging Markets Pakistan Ms Arooj A. Minhas, Director Data Center Solutions, Asia Emerging Markets Mr Naveed Khan, Country General Manager, Pakistan and Afghanistan Mr Naveed Siraj and journalists were attended the media briefing.
Participants asked question from Mr. Anothai Wettayakorn related to innovations in Dell technologies and its working towards its partners in Pakistan.
Mr. Anothai Wettayakorn informed participants about the digital city projects integrate with a city’s infrastructure development projects.
He further talked about role of Artificial Intelligence in digital transformation. This transformation is perceived as an expensive proposition in developing markets like Pakistan, especially since access to high-quality investors is limited for startups.
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The team invests approximately $100M annually in startups around the globe with the mission of helping founders and their teams develop innovative technology solutions and bring them to market.
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