A meeting of the National Institute of Technology (NIT) directors would be organised by President Pranab Mukherjee. The meet would be held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on October 29 and 30. Directors of 30 other NITs will participate in this conference.
According to a daily, the agenda of the conference includes steps required for deepening research and technological innovation for meeting national development goals, technology-enabled learning, building international networks and linkages for quality improvement and initiatives for capacity development of faculty, the release added.
Earlier, the first conference was organised in November 2013. An action-taken report on the recommendations made in the conference of directors of NITs 2013 will also be discussed during the conference.