Incubators Connect

The event will present good practice examples and initiate discussion on the topic of incubation in higher education and research institutions. It will connect incubator managers and start-up coaches from India and Germany.

Themes 

  • the international dimension of entrepreneurship
  • role of universities in fostering knowledge-intensive start-ups
  • fostering the entrepreneurial spirit in scientists
  • supporting researchers at Research and Technology Organizations
  • entrepreneurial university
  • digital start-up initiatives
  • incubation activities and programs

Time- 9:30-13:30 CET

Event Information

December 1, 2021, 2:00 PM to December 3, 2021, 6:00 PM

Online
Organizer: DWIH New Delhi

Overview of Innovation and Incubation Systems at Higher Education and Research Institutions

Overview of Innovation and Incubation Systems at Higher Education and Research Institutions

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Insights into Innovation Centres and Incubators in India and Germany

Insights into Innovation Centres and Incubators in India and Germany

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Agenda:

Day 1, 01.12.2021

Time (IST) Time (CET) Programme
14:00 – 14:15 09:30- 09:45 Welcome and introduction of DWIH start-up and entrepreneurship programme
14:15 – 15:15 09:45- 10:45 Presentations: Overview of Innovation and incubation systems at higher education and research institutions

1) Axel Koch, Head of Technology Transfer, Kiel University (CAU)

2) Dr. Y Shrihari Upadhyaya, Chief Executive Officer, Manipal Universal Technology Business Incubator (MUTBI)

15:15 – 16:00 10:45- 11:30 Q&A and Discussions
16:00 – 16:15 11:30- 11:45 Break
16:15 – 17:30 11:45- 13:00 Panel Discussion: Insights into Innovation Centres and Incubators in India and Germany

1) Thomas Neumann, Head of New Ventures, Shareholdings & Incubators, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

2) Dr. Mugdha Potnis-Lele, Head – Social Innovations, Venture Center

3) Lizzy Harmstorf, Start-up Consultant, Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY)

4) Dr Namrata Misra, Head- Technology Incubation, KIIT Technology Business Incubator

Moderator: Dr. Katja Lasch, Director, German Centre for Research and Innovation (DWIH), New Delhi

Q&A and Discussions

Day 2 and Day 3, 02.12.2021 & 03.12.2021

14:00- 18:00 09:30- 13:30 B2B meetings