India/OECD Initiative - Collaborative Workshop on Education and Innovation



9-10 May 2012

Location: India International Centre

New Delhi, India

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This collaborative workshop has brought together stakeholders from government, industry, educational institutions, and the education outreach, support and service sector. It was a joint initiative of the Planning Commission, the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII), and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

The workshop aimed to engage stakeholders in a new conversation on education and innovation in India. Its objectives were to:

  • Take stock of promising practices to foster the skills supporting innovation;
  • Start a discussion on the innovation ecosystem in the education sector in India;
  • Launch a collaboration with the OECD, notably its Centre for Educational Research and Innovation (CERI).

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