UGC asks universities to encourage participation in global FinTech event
- The global FinTech event “Infinity Forum” will be held on December 3 and 4. PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate the event on December 3.
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked universities and colleges to encourage participation in the global FinTech event “Infinity Forum”, scheduled to be held on December 3 and 4. The event is being organized by The International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA) and will be held in virtual mode.
PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate the event on December 3, the UGC has said in the letter to VCs and college principals, adding that this year the United Kingdom, Indonesia and South Africa are participating in the event as partner countries.
“IFSCA is offering an opportunity to students to develop and submit Call for Action papers on (i) Policy recommendations emanating out of various sessions at the Infinity Forum and (ii) suggestions on themes and sub-themes for discussion at Infinity Forum 2022,” the UGC has said in the letter.
Students can register for the event till November 30. The Call for Action papers should be sent by December 18.
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