Google for India 2023 Google’s annual Google for India event took place today, which is the company’s 9th annual Google for India event. This event of the company was organized on 19 October (today) at Pragati Maidan. The program will start at 11 am. Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnav participated in the program.

Technical Help Desk, New Delhi. Today, Google hosted its annual Google for India event. This is the company’s ninth annual Google for India event. The company’s program was organized today on 19th October at Pragati Maidan. The program will start at 11 am –

Highlights of the event

Google has provided information about the production of Pixel smartphones in India. The company said that Pixel smartphones and Pixel 8 will be manufactured in India from 2024.

At the event Google also announced plans to launch HP Chromebooks at affordable prices. The company said that this initiative of Google will be specifically targeted at students.

Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnav introduced the app at the event.

The company launched Small Note Loan (Xiang Nang Loan) at this event. The company will start the initial loan from Rs 15,000. Apart from this, the company also said that Google Pay has saved Rs 12,000 crore from fraudsters.

The company said that Google Search with AI will soon be available in Hindi and English in India.

45% Indians use smartphones

The event began with Scott Beaumont, President of Google Asia Pacific, taking the stage. Scott Beaumont talks about the need for technology in this day and age.

He said that the number of smartphone users is increasing in India. Currently 45% Indians use smartphones.

Special guest at Google for India event

This annual event of Google was attended by Electronics and IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnav (Minister of Electronics and Information Technology, Communications and Railways). In this Google event, IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnav launched the Digital Progress Mission. With this mission people will be able to easily get digital loans.

The event was attended by Scott Beaumont, President, Google Asia Pacific, Sanjay Gupta, Head and Vice President, Google India, Bikram Singh Bedi, Managing Director, Google Cloud India and others.

Watch the Google event live here

There is a facility to watch the event live on the official YouTube channel of Google India. This event can be seen on YouTube.

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Google for India event details

  • Event time – Starting on October 19 at 11 am
  • Location – Hall 5, 1st Floor, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi
  • Special Guest – Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnav
  • Registration – starts today at 10am

What was discussed at the Google event

India’s internet journey was discussed at the Google for India event. The use of Internet, its success and the role of artificial intelligence were also discussed in the meeting.

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