The objective of organizing workshop was to fill the Academia- Industry interface and reap benefits arising out of protection of intellectual property.
,Brig.(Prof), S K Sharma, Hon’ble Pro-Vice Chancellor said that total R & D spend in India is much lower than global benchmarks and there is a need to create a push mechanism for larger industry participation in R & D. He also stated that PHD Chamber should continue acting as a facilitator and catalyst to promote Academia- Industry interface for the growth and development of Industry.
He also mentioned North Cap University continually strived to achieve excellence through interactive teaching-learning process and also promotes awareness on intellectual property rights, provides training, project guidance and facilitates in the preparation and filing of patent applications by staff and students of the University. He thanked PHD Chamber for associating with NorthCap University. He said to promote innovation and it is very important that faculty and students should come together and innovate.