Inventors and designers in
Participants have been invited to present their design-ready products, that will be assessed on three verticals – capability, intent and potential to productise technologies. The prospective innovators will have the option of applying their product to any of the 17 identified focus areas that include smart mobility, predictive maintenance of rolling stock and waste management.
Once an idea has been shortlisted for AIM, the person responsible will be supplemented with mentorship and incubation facilities as per the requirements of the project. The end goal is to ensure wider deployment for the product.
The mission is being implemented in cooperation with five other ministries, including
This seems to be a step forward in an attempt to turn India from an imitating nation into an innovating country.