Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with Indian Navy, was organised Seminar on ‘ Innovation and Indigenisation: Sailing towards Self Reliance on 16-17 July 2015 at Kothari Auditorium, DRDO Bhawan, New Delhi.
Innovation is the key to technology and production of new age equipment and systems. The importance of self-reliance in the defence forces cannot be over emphasised and the Indian Navy has been at the vanguard in promoting indigenous design and construction of warships and equipment for many decades. The indigenous development and induction of technologically superior equipment and systems can only be achieved through innovation leading to indigenisation and finally self-reliance in the country in pursuance of the Govt of India’s ‘Make in India’ thrust and achieving the Indian Navy’s goal of self-reliance.
Session I - Promoting and Channelising Innovation for increased Self Reliance.
Session II - Naval Shipbuilding and Operations - Synergy in Indigenisation.
Session III - Trial and Induction of Indigenous Systems – Challenges and Solutions.
Session IV - Indigenisation Dilemma – components v/s Systems/ Assemblies for old legacy Systems for Naval Platforms.