Workshop on ONDC

A workshop for familiarising  Open Network for Digital Commerce was organised at Hotel  Residency Tower , Thiruvananthapuram at 10:30 AM on 21st July 2022. The workshop was inaugurated by the Hon. Chief Secretary of Kerala Dr. V. P. Joy IAS. The Principal Secretary for Industries Mr. Suman Billa IAS presided over the inaugural session.
Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) is an initiative aiming at promoting open networks for all aspects of exchange of goods and services over digital or electronic networks. ONDC is to be based on open-sourced methodology, using open specifications and open network protocols independent of any specific platform.
The workshop was led by Mr. Thampy Koshy, Chief Executive Officer, ONDC, Mr. Shireesh Joshi, Chief Business Officer ONDC and Dhruv Mangal, Network Expansion, ONDC. The working of the ONDC network was explained in detail and the working of the network was demonstrated. The participants were given the  opportunity to interact with the ONDC team and their partners. The workshop was attended by public and private entities with e-commerce platforms attended the workshop.