National Innovation Council

Realising that Innovation is the engine for national and global growth, employment, competitiveness and sharing of opportunities in 21st Century, the Government of India has declared 2010-2020 as the 'Decade of Innovation'. To discuss, analyse and help implement strategies for inclusive innovation in India and prepare a Roadmap for Innovation in the country, the Prime Minister has constituted the National Innovation Council (NInC) in September 2010 with 16 members from diverse fields. The Council is chaired by Mr Sam Pitroda, Advisor to the Prime Minister on Public Information Infrastructure and Innovations.

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