"India has a major challenge of transitioning its young workforce to the fourth industrial revolution called AI after the eras of agriculture, manufacturing and services," Gopalakrishnan told IANS.
Nilekani said the company has taken several steps during the year to remedy the concerns raised on the matter of stability.
For the second straight year, Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy stayed away from company's Annual General Meeting.
Lateral appointments in government have been done on a regular basis since past five decades, largely in economic and law ministries.
Punjab Local Government Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu met Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani to discuss the progress made through e-governance in all the 167 urban local bodies (ULBs) of the state.
Infosys' independent director Ravi Venkatesan has resigned from the board with immediate effect, the company said.
Travel startup RailYatri today said it has raised funds from Omidyar Network and other existing investors in fresh round of fundraising.
The ministerial panel, under Sushil Modi, on GST return simplification will meet tax experts and representatives from industry on Wednesday.
The GST council would look at finalising the module proposed by Nandan Nilekani to simplify filing of returns in its upcoming meeting on March 10, an official said.
Nandan Nilekani will assist the government in developing IT infrastructure for the mega NHPS, which seeks to cover 10-crore families, a senior Niti Aayog official said.