Principles of Institution Building
About this podcast
You will learn
- Mental models for building a career across technology, finance and public policy
- Principles of institution building
- Understanding nuances of working in the government
Arnab Kumar was the Program Director at NITI Aayog, and drove NITI Aayog’s strategy, policy and implementation initiatives in Artificial Intelligence, FinTech, Blockchain and Digital Economy. Arnab has contributed to India’s Strategy for Artificial Intelligence (released in 2018) and has been driving the architecture of the proposed National Programme on AI. His key projects include Imaging BioBank for Cancer, India UK Healthcare AI Catalyst, Blockchain and IoT based Fertiliser Supply Chain solution. Arnab joined NITI Aayog as Founding Manager for Atal Innovation Mission, and developed strategy for AIM’s key initiatives including tinkering labs and early-stage technology fund, before setting up the Frontier Technologies practice.