Embracing the digital change, Mr. Vikrant Rana, Managing Partner, S.S. Rana & Co., was recently invited by Higher Education Department, Jammu & Kashmir and Gujarat Grassroots Innovation Augmentation Network (GIAN) to conduct a webinar on “Intellectual Property & Commercialization” for Government College for Women, Jammy. Prof. Anil K. Gupta, Founder, Honey Bee Network, SRISTI, GIAN and NIF made the inaugral address and commenced the enriching three month programme on “Innovation, Incubation & Training”.
In the session, Mr. Rana through practical instances and examples, threw light on how Innovation and Intellectual Property are economic drivers of the contemporary world economy.
Mr. Rana also elucidated on the process of getting one’s IP to the market and/or creating new revenue streams. Highlighting India’s continuous rise in the GII Index, Mr. Rana concluded by stressing on the importance of commercialization and emphasized on the translation of academic inventions to commercial products.