Atal Innovation Mission and MyGov Jointly Launch ‘Innovate India Platform’ (Download PDF)

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NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission & MyGov platform jointly launched ‘#InnovateIndia Platform’, collaboration b/w both platforms. #InnovateIndia was launched by R Ramanan, Mission Director of Atal Innovation Mission & Arvind Gupta, CEO of MyGov.

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Highlights of #Innovate India Portal

  • #InnovateIndia portal will serve as common point for all innovation happening across nation.

  • MyGov-AIM portal creates much-needed innovations platform for registering both grassroots & deep-tech innovators at national level.

  • Those searching for critical innovation can leverage portal advantageously for benefit of economy as well as national social needs.

  • #InnovateIndia platform is open to all Indian citizens.

  • Users can view, comment, share, & rate innovations crowdsourced on #InnovateIndia platform.

  • Users can view leader board which is calculated based on votes on each innovation.

  • Citizens can share their organizations & even someone else’s innovation on platform by logging to MyGov website.

  • These innovations can be shared on various social media platforms such as WhatsApp, Facebook, & Twitter.

  • W/launch of platform, citizens will be able to upload & rate their & their organizations innovation on platform.

  • Citizens can access platform on https://innovate.mygov.in/innovateindia/.

Atal Innovation Mission (AIM)

  • Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) is Union Govt. ‘s flagship initiative to promote culture of innovation & entrepreneurship in country.

  • AIM is mandated to create umbrella structure to oversee innovation ecosystem of country.

  • Objectives:

    • Develop new programmes and policies for fostering innovation in different sectors of economy.

    • Provide platform and collaboration opportunities for different stakeholders, create awareness.

    • Create umbrella structure to oversee innovation ecosystem of the country.

  • AIM envisions creation of collaborative ecosystem, where students, teachers, mentors & industry partners work to facilitate innovation, foster scientific temper & entrepreneurial spirit.

  • Atal Tinkering Laboratories (ATLs), Atal Incubation Centre & Established Incubation Centre will take innovations to market & network of incubators will help create enterprises around these innovations.

  • AIM has already announced selection of 2441 schools across India to establish ATLs covering 93 % of total districts in India & 98 % of upcoming smart cities.

MyGov Platform

  • MyGov is web platform that was created to facilitate citizen engagement in good governance.

  • MyGov enables citizens especially youth to volunteer for specific tasks & projects at grassroots level.

  • It will allow common people to reach govt. w/ideas & suggestions.

  • Platform is managed by National Informatics Centre (NIC), Department of Electronics & Information Technology (DeitY).

- Published/Last Modified on: September 30, 2018

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