Kerala Development and Innovation Strategic Council (K-DISC)

Kerala Development and Innovation Strategic Council (K-DISC) has now been given the mandate to oversee the implementation of mega projects which are being monitored by the Chief Minister. Thus, K-DISC has a key role in the implementation of ICT projects. Close interaction with K-DISC is necessary to ensure the success of the various projects. The LDF manifesto lays great emphasis on K-DISC and lists tasks envisioned to be assigned to K-DISC.

Innovation Clusters – The action plan prepared by K-DISC for the formation of Innovation Clusters in the field of Small Micro Enterprises will be expanded with the assistance of Industrial Promotion Agencies andKudumbasree.

IR 4.0 Technology – Industrial Revolution (IR) 4.0 focuses heavily on technologies like interconnectivity, automation, machine learning, and real-time data. the LDF manifesto promises a special emphasis on local application and entrepreneurship based on IR 4.0 technologies, and that K-DISC will take the initiative for entrepreneurship development

Innovation Zone – Innovation Zone will be set up to promote innovation in government departments.

ICT innovation system – K-DISC and other scientific and technological research and development institutes in Kerala will form an ICT innovation system that will work closely with the Kerala State State IT Mission (KSITM) and Technopark. The main objective of the innovation of the consortium will be to incorporate ICT in various manufacturing sectors in Kerala.

Progress Made

Proposal stage

Next Milestones

Prepare a detailed action plan by January 2022

Implementing Agency

Kerala Development and Innovation Strategic Council (K-DISC)


Electronics & Information Technology Department (IT)

Member of Parliament

Shashi Tharoor


Pinarayi Vijayan


Kadakampally Surendran



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