Roundtable discussions between Amcham ICT Committee US Ambassador Ms Nancy Powell– January 22, 2014

Amcham organized a Roundtable discussion with U.S. Ambassador Nancy Powell and Amcham members representing the ICT sector, based in Gurgaon on 22nd January 2014  at IBM ‘s office in Gurgaon

The meeting was  chaired by Mr. Amit Sharma, Chairman of the AMCHAM ICT Committee and Executive Vice President, President Asia, ATC Tower Company of India Pvt. Ltd.

The ICT industry is one of the leading sectors in U.S. – India bilateral economic relationship, but, has dealt with numerous policy challenges over the past few years.  The Government of India’s December 2013 decision to eliminate the Preferential Market Access (PMA) policy for private sector procurement was a positive move, but ongoing challenges remain.  These  along with upcoming policy issues were discussed with the Ambassador.