R&D Ecosystem for Indian Industry – Challenges and Opportunities in Technology Transfer & Commercialization

10:00 -13:00
Conference Room C, Convention Centre

  • To raise awareness on R&D-Industry ecosystem in India with focus on Micro Small and Medium (MSMEs) engineering enterprises.
  • To provide platform for various Government Ministries such as DHI, Min of MNRE, Min. of MSME, DIPP etc to discuss how their schemes provide infrastructure and assistance for R&D to industry.
  • To Sensitize technology collaboration procedures including transfer, commercialization, IPR etc
  • To provide platform for MSMEs to participate in the deliberations with leading Government representatives and R&D fraternity to evaluate their opportunities by investing in New Technologies.
  • To deliberate upon challenges and issues faced by the industry in availing the available opportunities through Government policies, R&D infrastructure, Labs, Skills and training etc
  • To deliberate upon how the Government policies and investments in the country could be effectively aligned with industry requirements and achieve ‘Make in India’ and exports target goals

10:00 – 10:30 am Registration
10:30 – 10:35 am Welcome Address by EEPC India
10:35 – 10:45 am Address by Bhupinder S Bhalla, Joint Secretary, Department of Commerce, Government of India
Session I Addresses by Government Departments and Agencies on discussing how Government schemes provide infrastructure and assistance for R&D to industry; deliberate upon overcoming challenges faced industry in availing R&D interventions
10:45 – 10:55 am Address by Mr. N Sivanand, Joint Secretary, Department of Heavy Industries, Government of India
10:55 – 11:05 am Address by Dr. Ashwani Gupta, Scientist ‘G’, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India
11:05 – 11:15 am Address by Mr. Mayank Dwivedi, Scientist ‘G’, Head Industry Interface and Technology Management, DRDO
11:15 – 11:25 am Address by Dr. Suresh Kumar, Scientist ‘F’, Office of Principal Scientific Advisor, Government of India
Session II Addresses by R&D Academia, Labs and International Technology Providers on
Sensitizing technological collaboration opportunities, including procedures on
technology transfer, commercialization, IPR etc & deliberations on the challenges
and suggested reforms to make the current R&D ecosystem more efficient
11:30 – 11:40 am Address by Dr. Prashant Goswami, Director, CSIR- National Institute of Science Technology, & Development Studies (NISTADS), New Delhi
11:40 – 11:50 am Presentation by University of Liberac on “Water filtration and water purification, advanced materials and technologies for renewable resources”
11:50 – 12:00 am Address by Ms. Anandi Iyer, Director, Fraunhofer India, Bangalore
12:00 – 12:10 pm Address by Mr. K V Karthik, Vice President, SIEMA on success story of Smart Pumps
12:10 – 12:20 pm Address by KIS Group on “Sustainable Clean Technologies for Industrial Efficiency”
12:20 – 12.30 pm Address by Mr. N Shekar, President, Aerospace Industry Development Association of Tamil Nadu
12:30 – 12:40 pm Vote of Thanks by EEPC India