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Brazil Banking Operations IT Roundtable
Date: November 28, 2016
Locations: Sunnyvale in Silicon Valley, CA
November 28, 2016
Brazil Banking Operations Technologies Reverse Trade Mission
Date: November 27 - December 3, 2016
Locations: San Jose, CA; San Francisco, CA
November 27, 2016 to December 03, 2016
Director Zak participating in a site visit at Idea Cellular in February 2016

There are a few times when one can closely relate office work with the happenings in everyday life. The past few months, our team at Idea Cellular has been involved in a project that has given me such an opportunity. The project presents a very interesting and novel solution to answer pressing questions around the ever increasing pollution in Indian cities that is progressively resulting in health hazards. 

Mehnaz Ansari, Country Representative, India Office

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) strengthened its partnership with India this year by committing to support Prime Minister Modi’s initiative to develop smart cities. In January 2015, India welcomed President Obama to celebrate its ‘Republic Day’ and it was on this visit that USTDA Director Zak signed three Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) with the state governments of Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh to support smart city development in Visakhapatnam (Vizag), Ajmer and Allahabad. The MOU-signings strengthened collaboration between the U.S.