Cabinet approves the Constitution of an empowered “Technology Group”
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The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has approved the Constitution of an empowered “Technology Group”.

Details
Cabinet has approved the constitution of a 12-Member Technology Group with the Principal Scientific Adviser to Government of India as its Chair. This Group is mandated to render timely policy advice on the latest technologies; mapping of technology and technology products; commercialization of dual-use technologies developed in national laboratories and government R&D organizations; developing an indigenization road map for selected key technologies; and selection of appropriate R&D programs leading to technology development.
 
Major Impact
The Technology Group will:-
Implementation strategy and targets
The three pillars of the work of the Technology Group include:
 The Technology Group intends to ensure:-
Background
In the technology sector, five important issues were: (a) silo-centric approaches to development of technology (b) technology standards either not developed or applied, leading to sub-optimal industrial development (c) dual-use technologies not being optimally commercialized (d) R&D programs not aligned to efforts at technology development (e) need for mapping of technologies important for applications in society and industry. The Constitution of Technology Group is an effort at addressing the above problems.
Wed, Feb 19, 2020, 04:52 PM
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