NEW DELHI: The Indira Gandhi National Open University in collaboration with the Communications and Manufacturing Association of India will hold a round-table conference on “Telecom Sector in Education Development” in the Capital on November.

This conference is aimed at harnessing potentials of new communication technologies to bridge the urban-rural divide. It will deliberate on effective use of Information and Communication Technology for rural knowledge connectivity and capacity building programmes.

It will also identify other cost effective communication technologies best suited for delivery of distance education.

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