• VIVID-Vision Insight and Voices as India goes Digital- the District Informatics Officer (DIO) meet, was organised by National Informatics Centre (NIC).
National Informatics Centre
• NIC provides nationwide ICT infrastructure to support e-Governance services and various initiatives of Digital India.
• It is part of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology’s Department of Electronics & Information Technology.
• The meet is held as an initiative to interact with the DIO’s and to share their experiences as well as contribution, as the digital change-makers at the grassroot level in the States.
• VIVID started in 2017, as an annual event, with the objective to empower NIC officials in the field of technology.
Mains Paper 3: Science and technology
Prelims level: VIVID 2019