Technology Database & Networking

Technology Database and Networking

Duration: 2021-2023

Budget: 60070 USD

Nepal Technology Innovation Centre’s vision is to be a technology innovation platform of Nepal by 2035. In order to realize this vision, it is important to create a technology database and establish global cooperative systems. One of the main goals of NTIC is to collect, analyze and evaluate technology information, R&D and policy trends in key priority areas from relevant actors of Nepal and other foreign countries.

The major objectives of the program are following:

  • Build a database and generate statistics based on the collected information
  • Develop trend reports incorporating the outcomes of the data analysis techniques and publish/disseminate the reports to innovation actors in Nepal
  • Seminar, symposiums, forums, and other networking events to create synergies through academic exchanges and policy discussions in priority areas
  • Publications through research journals
  • Analyze relevant information to propose policy ideas to the Nepali government

Expected outcomes

  • Field based and online surveys for data collection about technology innovation, industry (R& BD need), and policy
  • Establishment of Database portal
  • National level meetings for network establishment
  • Publication of Reports and Research paper for dissemination of information