Indian Navy to Conduct Seminar on Innovation and Indigenisation
In pursuance of the Govt of Indiaâ€™s â€˜Make in Indiaâ€™ policy and the Indian Navyâ€™s quest for â€˜Self Reliance through Indigenous Developmentâ€™, a seminar titled â€œInnovation and Indigenisation â€“ Sailing towards Self Relianceâ€ is being organised at DRDO Bhawan, New Delhi on 16 and 17 Jul 15. The seminar is being conducted in association with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and will be attended, amongst others, by Senior Officers from IN and MoD and Captains of Indian Defence Industry. The Honâ€™ble Raksha Mantri will inaugurate the seminar as Chief Guest. Around 300 dignitaries are expected to attend the seminar.
Four Sessions for presentation of Strength Area papers have been scheduled in the proposed programme over the two days of the Seminar. Papers on â€˜Synergy amongst stakeholders in Indigenisationâ€™, â€˜Innovation for Self Relianceâ€™, â€˜Challenges in induction of Indigenous Systemsâ€™ etc would be presented by speakers from IN, DPSUs, industry and academia, which are topics of interest for all those who would like to benefit from the growing indigenous defence industry.