Dr. Harinder Ahluwalia, a senior IITian and resident of Montreal, after watching and experiencing the poor support for the hi-tech SMEs (which could create a number of high quality jobs) in Canada for many years, had been on a mission for the past 10 years to strengthen the Knowledge-based Economy (KBE) and strongly support hi-tech SMEs.
He gave a presentation to IITAC members on the Knowledge-based Economy (KBE) on February 7th, 2016. The presentation is attached:
A inspirational poem "koshish karne walon ki haar nahi hoti" composed by Late Harivansh Rai Bachchan which was quoted by Dr Ahluwalia during the presentation. In the video, the peom is narrated by Sh. Amitabh Bhachchan