Technology Development Board (TDB) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) have jointly organised a Digital Conference “RE-START”. The digital conference “RE-START (Reboot the Economy through Science, Technology and Research Translations)” was addressed by Union Minister of Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare, Harsh Vardhan. The conference was organised on the occasion of National Technology Day.
During the conference, Dr. Harsh Vardhan emphasized on the role played by S&T to combat COVID-19 by new discoveries, industry partnerships, and enhanced researches. The conference was followed by technical sessions on ‘Medicines & Medical Technologies’, ‘Advanced Materials: New Technology Horizons’ and ‘Technology Alliance for Global Economic Leadership’.