Google CEO Sundar Pichai to meet PM Modi, President during his Visit to India
Dated: December 04, 2015
Google CEO Sundar Pichai is all set to visit India later this month, this will be his first overseas trip after taking over as the head of one of the world's largest technology companies. The 43-year-old alumnus of IIT-Kharagpur had met Modi in September during the Prime Minister’s visit to the Silicon Valley in September.
During his visit, the India-born CEO is expected to meet President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The sources added that Pichai will also host an open event with students from across India at the Delhi University. He is also scheduled deliver the keynote address at a Google for India event, where he will outline the company's plans for India.
Google had announced that it will collaborate with the Indian Railways to provide wi-fi services at 500 stations by next year. He had also announced that Google will enable users to type in 11 Indian languages, including Modi's mother tongue Gujarati on the Android platform.
Google India spokesperson refrained commenting on this latest development for confirmation. However, there was invite sent out by the company for an event on December 16.