Nov 05

Conference on Innovation and Inclusive Growth

KIID-landscape-mini“The OECD jointly with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will host a Conference on Innovation for Inclusive Growth, scheduled for 10-11 February 2015 in New Delhi, India. The conference is organised as part of a series of events to be organised on subsequent days by the World Bank and UNU-MERIT on 11-12 February 2015. The conference is designed as a forum fostering high-level discussion and policy exchange among the stakeholders concerned with the question of how innovation can best serve inclusive development.

The conference will be structured around five central themes, each being the focus of a session featuring a high-level panel: (i) Innovation and Inclusive Growth: Challenges for the World Economy; (ii) Businesses and their Role in Supporting Frugal Innovation; (iii) Universities and Public Research Institutions and their Contributions to Inclusive Innovation; (iv) Up-scaling Grassroots and Inclusive Innovations and (v) Development Aid in Support of Inclusive Innovations.

If you are taking part in a project that you feel is relevant to the working questions, would like to suggest a topic for discussion or to propose a speaker for one of the panels, please contact us with your suggestion at inno4dev@oecd.org.”

More information at: http://www.oecd.org/sti/inno/innovation-for-inclusive-growth-conference.htm

Source: http://oe.cd/inclusive

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