Smart State Journey - Hard Work Bringing Success in Illinois
"The will to succeed is important, but what's more important is the will to prepare."
This quote was stated by Bobby Knight, who coached three NCAA National Championship teams in 1976, 1981 and 1987. Although at times controversial, Coach Knight was always known for his commitment to strive for success.
At DoIT, we agree that hard work and preparation is vital to achieve the ambitious goals we've set for our new agency. Hardik Bhatt, Secretary Designate thinks in terms of 75-day sprints to increase the pace of accomplishments and progress, and to coincide with the philosophy of running IT as a business at the State of Illinois.
In the video below, Hardik Bhatt shares insights on his journey with IoT and smart initiatives. He also describes how Illinois is pursuing the goal to become the first smart state in the nation.
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