Bhubaneswar: All IAS officers of Odisha, including all department Secretaries and Collectors will have a one-day brainstorming on Friday at the newly-constructed convention centre of the Lokseva Bhavan here.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the conference, the first of its kind meet for the bureaucrats.
The officers will brainstorm on issues like new-age technology and innovation, Odisha: leveraging soft power, infrastructure for growth, livable, sustainable and inclusive, the future cities of Odisha and inclusive governance, said a notification of General Administration and Public Grievances Department. some of the emerging issues pertaining to governance.
Secretaries of all departments, all Collectors and other IAS officers have been asked to attend the day-long conference.
Though the State Government generally organises annual Collectors’ conference, it would be the first instance when such a conference involving Collectors to Secretaries is being held.