KBITS is the nodal agency of the Department of IT and BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka and the single point contact for Investors in IT, BT and AVGC Sectors. KBITS is the Nodal agency for the State High Level Clearance Committee and State Level Single Window Clearance Committee to undertake investment promotional activities and render necessary guidance and assistance to entrepreneurs to set up IT related industries in the State. Its mandate is to be the One Stop Shop for all facilitation for new and existing investments in the State for clearance of these Projects.
Department of IT and BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka has been working earnestly for the Technological and entrepreneurial progress of the State. It has Brought out very Academic friendly, Industry friendly and Growth & Development oriented Policies all along Pro Industry Policies ensured enormous development of IT Industries, BT Research and Developments and other fields. So much so, Bangalore has been called “The Silicon valley of India” and “The BT Capital of Asia”
The following policies have been brought out by the Government of Karnataka.
• i4 Policy
• BT Policy
• ESDM Policy
• KAVGC Policy
Recently the Department of IT and BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka has brought out the Karnataka Startup Policy with the Vision to create a world-class startup ecosystem in the state through Strategic investment and policy interventions leveraging the robust Innovation climate in Bangalore
The Government of Karnataka has also brought out the Electronic System Design Manufacturing (ESDM) Policy which offers various concessions and incentives for the ESDM companies.
Among its multifarious activities, KBITS co-ordinates the conduct of the Department’s Flagship annual events like BangaloreITE.biz, Bangalore India Bio and Bangalore India Nano.