Innovation Summit Islamabad

Annual Invention to Innovation Summit Islamabad

Building Innovative Pakistan through S&T Policy

April 2020 – QAU-Islamabad

www.innovationsummit.net

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Annual Innovation Summit is jointly organized by many partners and hosted by Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad every year.

The innovation summit presents

1) Technology Expo; which includes:

  • Display of Innovations by Academia, Industry, Social and Public Sector
  • Technology and Ideas Exchange
  • Networking with Innovators, Investors, Facilitators, Businesses and Potential Partners
  • Cash and Non-Cash Awards
  • Commercialization of Academic Technologies
  • Innovative Solutions for Industrial Problems

The projects are invited for display and may be registered by clicking here

2) Cash and Non Cash Awards:

3) STI Policy Conference includes:

  • STI Governance
  • Integration of STI, Education and Economics
  • Role of Politics, Society, Industry and Media in S&T Promotion
  • IPR, Technology Commercialization and Funding
  • International Case Studies on S&T Led Growth

Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission:        October 30, 2019
  • Full Paper Submission: January 05, 2020
  • Conference Date: April 2020 (Tentative)

Click Here to See Video of Last Policy Conference

The policy papers are invited on the following topics

S&T policy Governance- Education, Economics and Entrepreneurship

  • Connecting Education, Commerce and S&T in Pakistan
  • Governance of S&T Intuition and Way Forward
  • Policy Development Framework – Triple Helix Approach
  • Entrepreneurial Academia and Future Challenges
  • Structural and System Issues in STI Institutions
  • Performance Assessment and Reward system in STI institutions
  • Financial Policy for STI Institutions
  • Integration of Govt Ministries and Departments for Science, Technology and Innovation

S&T Policy for Industrial Sectors and Clusters

  • Innovation Cluster and Development- Policy Reforms
  • Innovative Industrial Sector – Policy Reforms
  • National and International Industrial Integration
  • Industry Policy and Incentives to Drive Innovation and Research in Businesses
  • Innovation Led Industry Growth- Model Policy Proposals for Industries
  • Policy to Connect Industry, Academia and Govt for Innovation

S&T Policy for IP, Law and Legislation

  • Technology Transfer and Diffusion in Pakistan
  • IP Protection, Legal Framework and Enforcement
  • Policy to Promote Patenting Culture
  • Policy to Ensure IP Governance and Protection
  • Legal Framework, Judiciary Reforms and IP Disputes Handling

Guidelines for Submission

  • The policy papers must relate proposals with the context and problems of Pakistan
  • The policy papers must show the impact of the proposed policy
  • The policy papers must be based on some real research and data driven
  • The policy papers must include governance issue related to policy implementation
  • The policy papers must present requested interventions for policy implantation
  • The policy papers should propose financial requirements for policy implementation
  • The policy papers should present an estimate of development outcomes in terms of employment, economic activities, tax/revenue collection for Government and export increase
  • The policy papers must share experiences of similar interventions in other parts of the world.
  • The policy papers need to be in simple language, understandable for non-experts and precise within 1000-1500 words.

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