Monday, November 3, 2014

Dr. Abhay Jere Named on the PM’s Technology Panel for ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’

Dr. Abhay Jere has been nominated as a member of the expert committee for ‘Swachh Bharat’ campaign set up by the Prime Minister.  The committee is chaired by Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar and includes 19 eminent experts.  The panel will advise the Prime Minister on leveraging technology to improve sanitation and the availability of potable water in India.

Dr. Jere is Vice President, Head – Persistent Labs at Persistent Systems Limited, Pune and the Convener of newly formed group i4c (Inter-Institutional Inclusive Innovation Centre).