14 to 15 November 2022
New Delhi, India

The Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology (APCTT) of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) organised an International Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Cross-border Innovation, Acceleration and Challenges in International Transfer of Technologies from 14-15 November 2022. The workshop was jointly organized with Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) and Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India.

This international workshop was organized to deliberate on the challenges and share knowledge, experience and good practices on innovation and cross-border transfer of technologies in the Asia-Pacific region. The workshop envisaged to strengthen capacity of innovators and promote regional cooperation between innovators from India and member States of APCTT through cross-learning from experience and good practices, identifying potential collaboration opportunities and strategies for cross-border technology transfer.

Over 200 policymakers and innovators from member States engaged in development of policies and/or innovation, development or deployment of technologies attended the workshop.

Document Title Document type File Type Language
Background document and agenda Programmes PDF English
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An overview on emerging technologies for smart and climate-resilient agriculture and animal husbandry: India Policy perspectives, Samir V. Sawant, NBRI, India Documents PDF English
Global perspectives on emerging technologies for climate-resilient agriculture, Vinay Singh, FAO, India Documents PDF English
An Industry perspective on integrating emerging technologies in agriculture, Ashwin Kashikar, M/s Ankur Seeds Pvt. Ltd., India Documents PDF English
Global perspectives on emerging technologies for smart and climate-resilient animal husbandry, Habibar Rahman, ILRI, South Asia Documents PDF English
An industry perspective on emerging crop breeding technology for productive agriculture, precision farming, precision nutrient deliveries, innovation and policy perspectives, Rajendra Barwale, M/s Mahyco Pvt. Ltd., India Documents PDF English
A global perspective on green & low-carbon technologies in energy sector, Ajay Mathur, International Solar Alliances (ISA) Documents PDF English
Green hydrogen, carbon-negative technologies, ocean biomass, bio-fuel, 5G-based smart grids, climate protection, sustainability, and innovation and policy perspectives, Chinnakonda S. Gopinath, CSIR-NCL, India Documents PDF English
Power electronics, energy storage and management for alternate energy like solar, offshore, wind, Prof. Sukumar Mishra, Indian Institute of Delhi (IIT), India Documents PDF English
Industrial perspective on future energy technologies via-vis economic feasibility, Dhananjay Sahoo, India Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL), India Documents PDF English
Innovation ecosystems of Germany, sharing opportunities, challenges, and guidance to accelerate the technology formulation and adoption cycles, Katja Lasch, DAAD Regional Office, India PDF English
Techno commercial and socio-economic perspective of Innovation: An engine for economic empowerment of India, Prof. Jamuna Duvvuru, Sri Padmavati Mahila Viswa Vidyalayam (SPMVV), India Documents PDF English
UKRI model of Innovation: Opportunities, challenges, and guidance to translate innovation towards commercialization, Rebecca Fairbairn, UK Research & Innovation (UKRI), UK Government Documents PDF English
Cross-border Innovation Acceleration and Challenges in International Transfer of Technologies, N Kalaiselvi, DSIR and CSIR, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India Documents PDF English
Workshop report Documents PDF English