mamie25 - Ministry of Science & Technology Sanctions 530 New Projects in 2009-10: "A status report on 'Technology Business Incubation in India' was prepared and brought out which would help all relevant organizations, stakeholders and concerned people to shape their offerings for better overall effectiveness of the incubator program and help and build the desired ecosystem for innovation and entrepreneurship.
For International Collaboration in S&T about 300 Joint R&D projects and 20 Joint workshops/seminars were supported. More than 600 exchange visits took place for joint research, information exchange and joint use of facilities. 10 joint industrial R&D projects were approved under collaboration with Israel, Canada and Switzerland. Support to Indo-French Centre for Promotion of Advanced Research (IFCPAR), Indo-US S&T Forum (IUSSTF) and Indo-German S&T Centre (IGSTC) was continued."