IP4Kids – a CSR initiative of S.S. Rana & Co., participates at the Innovation Festival 2017
The National Science Centre, Delhi, recently organized the Innovation Festival 2017, at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from January 21-24. The NSC is a unit of the National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), which is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Culture of the Government of India. It is a pioneering institute engaged in the popularisation of science among the people of India in general and among the students in particular.
The event was aimed to foster a passion and aptitude for science and technology and to provide a unique platform to creative innovators. The Festival comprised
of an Innovation Fair providing people with an opportunity to showcase the most innovative products made by them in the past. Hobbyist, enthusiasts, students, amateurs, as well as professionals of all ages and gender participated in the Festival. The festival also organized mini parallel events such as, Build from Scrap, Robofest, Creative Robo Design, Robo Training cum Contest, Innovative Challenge, Stage Blast, Family Science Quiz, Popular Science lectures, Idea Contest and a Hands-on Minds-on Session.
& Co., also participated in the Innovation Festival through its
CSR initiative “IP4Kids.in”, a sensitization program to spread
awareness about Intellectual Property Rights among the young
generations. In this sensitization program, the firms IP4Kids
team interacted with kids, teachers, and young grassroots
innovators. IP4Kids also received support from the World
Intellectual Property Organization in the form of its
publications for distribution at the fair which was received
widely by the young innovators.
500 people visited the stall put up by our firm and a special
session was organized by the NSC where volunteers from the firm
contributed and delivered a presentation on the “Importance of
Intellectual Property”. A very interactive and positive response
was received from all the participants and the visitors. Towards
the end of the ceremony the firm was awarded a memento for
participating in the fest and spreading awareness about
Intellectual Property among the younger generation. The said
award was conferred Prof. Harinder P. Singh, Director, Cluster