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Date:
Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 21:50
Venue:
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, New Delhi

The German Centre for Research and Innovation- DWIH New Delhi organized the year’s first Science Circle Lecture on Thursday, 17th January 2019, on the theme: Simple Heuristics for a Complex World, at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, New Delhi. The lecture was delivered by Prof. Dr. Gerd Gigerenzer, Director of the Harding Centre for Risk Literacy at the Max Planck Institute for...

Date:
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 15:48 to Friday, December 14, 2018 - 21:17
Venue:
Hotel Hyatt Centric Bangalore, IISc Bangalore and Hotel Hyatt Regency, Pune

Does innovation always have to be expensive? Can affordability and innovation go hand in hand? Can we ecologically sustain affordable innovation?

These and many related questions were answered at the DWIH Seminars on Frugal Innovations from 11th December, 2018 to 14th December, 2018. The seminars were conducted in Bengaluru and Pune by the German Centre for Research and Innovation (DWIH...

Date:
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 09:00 to Friday, February 22, 2019 - 17:00
Venue:
UASB Bangalore, GKVK Campus, North Block Auditorium

The DFG-funded Research Unit "Social-Ecological Systems in the Indian Rural-Urban Interface" (FOR 2432) is organizing a conference entitled

"Indo-German Conference on Rural-Urban Transitions"

on 20 to 22 February...

Date:
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 09:31

New Delhi, 29 Nov' 2018: On the occasion of the annual Indo-German Bilateral Negotiations and commemorating 60 years of successful Indo-German Development Cooperation, a “Touring Exhibition” was launched on 28th November 2018 at Hyatt Regency. The exhibition showcased historical landmarks of Indo-German Development Cooperation since past six decades. This exhibition will further travel to...

Date:
Monday, July 30, 2018 - 09:24

A national workshop on ‘Concurrent Evaluation of the implementation of the National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA) in India’ was jointly conducted by the Department of Food & Public Distribution, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution (DFPD) & GIZ Food and Nutrition Security, Enhanced Resilience Project in India.

The workshop was conducted in order to...

Date:
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 12:46 to Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:46
Venue:
IIT Bombay

From October 2nd to 4th 2018, a group of international experts came together at IIT Bombay to present their current research on the topic of “Democracy, Devolution and Climate Policy”

The two and a half day academic workshop, co-funded by the DWIH New Delhi, established new links between senior experts as well as young researchers from India and...

Date:
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 13:38

Die Freie Universität Berlin ist als Unterstützerin am Deutschen Wissenschafts- und Innovationshaus (DWIH) in Tokio assoziiert worden. Sie ist damit die einzige Universität bundesweit, die in allen fünf DWIH vertreten ist und die Außenwissenschaftspolitik Deutschlands aktiv mitgestalten kann. Präsent ist sie auch in den DWIH in New York, in New Delhi, in São Paulo und in Moskau; in der...

Date:
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 11:20

In the World Economic Forum’s latest Global Competitiveness Report, Germany came top as the world’s most innovative economy, with a score of 87.5 out of 100 in the Innovation capability pillar - one of the 12 drivers of a country’s productivity.

It outperformed the US, the world’s most competitive economy, which came second for innovation, with Switzerland in third place. 

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Date:
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 16:00
Venue:
IIT Delhi, Seminar Hall

DFG India Office is pleased to announce that world-renowned scientist, Leibniz award holder and Max Planck Director Prof. Joachim Spatz (Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Dept. of Cellular Biophysics, Heidelberg) will give...

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