• India, UK to jointly invest £240 million in green energy sector
  • SAIC signs deal with General Motors to take over Halol plant
  • Services growth at 5-month high: PMI
  • Digital transactions peaked at Rs 149.5 trillion in March: RBI data
  • India among top five markets : Twitter
  • Greenko Energy raises Rs 1,010 crore from GIC, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority to power growth
  • India’s overseas container trade volume doubles in 2016: Maersk report
  • Aadhaar scheme helped government save Rs 34,000 crore: Finance Secy
  • India inches closer to July rollout of tax reform as LS passes 4 GST bills
  • 2016-17 in review: A record year for M&A deals
Launch Announcements
  • India–Spain Programme of Co-Operation on Industrial Research & Development 2017 closing on 28 Jun 2017
  • India-Canada Collaborative Industrial Research & Development Programme 2017 closing on 15 May 2017
  • India-UK Collaborative Industrial Research & Development Programme 2016 closing on 22 Feb 2017
  • India-Taiwan Programme of Cooperation In Science & Technology 2016 closing on 24 Sep 2016
  • India-Canada Collaborative Industrial Research & Development Programme 2016 closing on 31 Aug 2016
  • Technology Acquisition & Development Fund (TADF) 2015 closing on 15 Oct 2016
  • Technology Acquisition Fund Program (TAFP) 2016 closing on 31 Jan 2017
INDIGO Webinar #2 Social, Frugal and Inclusive Innovation
06 Mar 2017

The webinar Social, Frugal and Inclusive Innovation will take place on the 6th March 2017, at 11.00 am GMT (12.00 pm CET and 4.30 pm New Delhi’s time). The webinar will last 60 minutes and will be held in English.

INNO INDIGO Innovation Roadmap highlighted that frugal innovations could be a focus of joint activities between European an Indian clusters and SMEs. The INNO INDIGO Innovation Roadmap continues in its recommendations, that frugal innovation could be a collaboration area because frugal innovations have gained relevance in India and Europe and focus not only on developing high tech solutions but offer broader export and collaboration opportunities for companies.

We’ll first present what social, frugal and inclusive innovation are and how your projects could generate both economic AND social impact.

Then the webinar will consider frugal innovation and how to use it in the innovation process and market application.

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Moderator & Speakers


  • ZSI (moderation & overview)


  • Spot opportunities in Global Challenges. The method of So Science
  • Prashant Jha, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Frugal innovation and how to use them in your innovation process and market application


11:00-11:10 Introduction about the webinar & overview about INNO INDIGO > ZSI

11:10-11:25 Talk1 > SO SCIENCE?

11:25-11:30 Q&A > ZSI

11:30-11:50  Talk2>       Prashant Jha

11:50-12:00 Q&A and conclusions > ZSI


  • Title: Social, Frugal and Inclusive innovation
  • Date: 6 March 2017
  • Time: 10.00 am GMT (11.00 pm CET and 3.30 pm New Delhi’s time).
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Platform: Go To Webinar (EBN will host the webinar)
  • Registration link:
  • Number of Participants: up to 100 (minimum target 10 participants)


Contact Us

Global Innovation & Technology Alliance (GITA)

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