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26th DST-CII Technology Summit

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26th DST-CII Technology Summit 

‘Building Global Technology Partnerships’ 

7th – 9th December 2020 (Over virtual platform) 


The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with Department of Science & Technology, Government of India is co-organizing the 26th edition of DST- CII Technology Summit from 7th – 9th December 2020 over a digital platform.  


For over 25 years, this yearly summit has been instrumental in providing significant opportunities to forge and foster global technology partnerships. The heads of the partnering countries have addressed the technology summits in the past- a significant testimony of considering science and technology as one of the topmost priorities in the world. This year, Portugal is the Partner Country for the Technology Summit.  


Focus sectors of the summit are Watertech, Agritech, Healthtech, Energy, Climate change, Cleantech, IT, ICT, Advanced technologies, and Space- Ocean Interactions.  


Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Hon’ble Minister of Science & Technology, Health and Family Welfare and Earth Sciences, Government of India has kindly agreed to inaugurate the summit and the digital exhibition on 7th December 2020.  


Mr. Manuel Heitor, Hon’ble Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Government of Portugal will be the Guest of Honour at the Summit and will address at the Inaugural session on 7th December 2020


This global technology summit and exhibition will provide a corridor for showcasing and collaborating unbeatable technology solutions of India and the partner countries. The summit would bring together global innovators, technology leaders, disruptive entrepreneurs, policy makers, industry stalwarts and eminent academicians to share their experiences associated with the technology sectors. 


Key Highlights of the summit include: 

  • Grand Opening Session 
  • Technology Leadership Session 
  • Launch of new initiatives/Signing of MoUs, EOIs  
  • Tech Talks/Business Presentations  
  • Awards Ceremony 
  • High Technology Virtual Expo 
  • B2B Networking Opportunities 
  • Virtual Library 


Members are invited to participate at the Technology Summit scheduled from  7th- 9th December 2020 by nominating suitable officials register for the summit using the link given below: 


Click here to Register 


Partnership opportunities are also available for members to enhance their presence during the Summit. Partnership options are attached for reference. You can showcase your technologies, services and products at a high tech digital exhibition for 30 days. Digital Exhibition opportunities are also attached for reference. 


Your participation would add immense value to the initiative and also help meeting the objective of the initiative. 


The cost of exhibition is as below: 

  • Industry – Rs. 12,500 + GST  
  • Start-ups +Academic/R&D Labs – Rs. 8,000 + GST  


For more details on exhibition, please contact Ms Divya Arya (divya.arya@cii.in) (+91-9015458552) / Ms Priyanka Mukhija (+91-9873673940priyanka.mukhija@cii.in)