India ASEAN InnoTech Summit 2019

November 25, 2019

DAVAO CITY, PHILIPPINES – The ASEAN-India Grassroots Innovation Forum and the ASEAN-India 2nd InnoTech Summit were hosted by the Department of Science and Technology – Philippines, in collaboration with the Department of Science and Technology – India, Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), and the National Innovation Foundation (NIF) – India with support of the ASEAN-India Business Council on 20-22 November 2019 at the SMX Convention Center, Davao City. The three-day event boasted the participation of 720 delegates comprised of stakeholders from the government, industry, and academe sectors from the 10 ASEAN Member States (AMS) namely Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Viet Nam together with the ASEAN Dialogue Partner being India. The Summit and Forum highlighted the successful and prosperous ASEAN-India relations particularly in the fields of science, technology and innovation (STI) aimed at building capacity between the regions, exploring various areas of collaboration, and promoting grassroots innovation to a wider community. Content Source: DOST-PCAARRD (http://www.dost.gov.ph/knowledge-resources/news/62-2019-news/1746-asean-and-india-set-foot-in-davao-city-for-science-technology-and-innovation-2019-11-28.html)