President addresses students of Cyprus University
On his last day in Cyprus on Tuesday, the President addressed students of Cyprus University about the 4th industrial revolution and the challenges of the future especially climate change… Details in this report.
On Tuesday President Kovind addressed students at the Cyprus University.
He said the youth today are directly involved in bringing about sweeping changes on a massive scale and that a youth-led digital revolution is being witnessed.
Delivering a lecture at the University of Cyprus on the topic “Youth, Technology and Ideas: Shaping the Contours of the 21st century.
President also spoke on the Fourth Industrial Revolution and how that would be a force multiplier for development and growth, leading to creation of jobs in many new areas.
President Ram Nath Kovind said technology has opened a whole new world of learning and has made it easier to accomplish tasks but he also urged youth not to get carried away by the instantness of technology, saying they must continue to work hard without the expectation of immediate reward.
He added the pursuit of excellence should be the key factor that should dominate the minds of future generations.
President Kovind said that a far greater challenge for youth would be how they manage climate change and the environmental stress.
He also unveiled the bust of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore at the University.