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INNO INDIGO and INDIGO POLICY: Final Publication and a “Collection” of project publications presented at the Final Showcasing Event in Ghent

Contributed by: Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI)

42 months led to a bundle of achievements which are highlighted in the publication “Enhancing Indo-European Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation”.
INNO INDIGO and INDIGO POLICY: Final Publication and a “Collection” of project publications presented at the Final Showcasing Event in Ghent
The final publication was presented at the Final Showcasing Event “Breaking Grounds in Research and Innovation through Indo-European Partnerships” on 26 April 2017 in Ghent, Belgium. It creates a synthesis of achievements of the back-to-back projects. On 65 pages, these achievements are summarized, thus giving a comprehensive overview and an outlook on future collaboration potential. In addition, the list of funded projects and a selection of artworks, as part of the project’s innovative approach of science communication, is included in the annex.

The “Collection”
Furthermore, INDIGO POLICY published 12 policy briefs and reports on a wide range of topics, such as innovation issues in EU-India STI-cooperation, qualitative outcomes assessment study, technology transfer between the EU and India and frugal innovation, etc. The collection includes a selection of seven publications and further visual materials published by the INDIGO projects.
All publications are also available as online downloads: https://indigoprojects.eu/news-events/indigo-publications

Final milestone
More than 50 participants including scientists, policy makers, STI organisations and research funding agencies attended the Final Showcasing event which was held at the Het Pand Convention Centre in Ghent last 26th April 2017, Belgium. The conference marked a final milestone of three and a half successful years: The INNO INDIGO and INDIGO POLICY projects, which were launched in 2013, brought together a multilevel group of stakeholders from Europe and India in order to strengthen STI collaboration.

Documentation & downloads
The agenda, a selection of presentations and photos on the conference are presented on the website of the INDIGO projects: indigoprojects.eu

A video documentation of the Final Showcasing Event (the conference was live streamed partially) is available at: www.facebook.com/Indigoprojects

The documentation of storytelling activities (including Facebook, Twitter etc.) on social media with #INDIGO_2017 is available at the platform Storify. (https://storify.com/ZSInnovation/indigo-eu)

For questions please contact: office@indigoprojects.eu

INNO INDIGO and INDIGO POLICY have received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration (GA no. 609515 and 609535).

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India, STI, frugal innovation, social innovation, water, health, energy
Record Number: 141217 / Last updated on: 2017-05-22
Category: Policy making and guidelines
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