The InnoTech Department was established with the aim of strategizing technology and innovation pathways to enhance access and diffusion of the technologies of the 4th Industrial Revolution across DHI and the Group. In addition to this primary focus of strengthening and providing internal support for DHI and Group, the department is also positioned to leverage innovation and technology to address socio-economic challenges at a national level.
At the heart of Innotech are its two divisions i.e. Strategic Technology Planning (STP)—“The Think Tank” and DHI Research & Innovation Venture Excellence (DRIVE) Center—“The Do Tank”. Additionally, an ad-hoc division “Projects” meets the requirements of time-bound initiatives, as and when they emerge.Read more
Within the InnoTech Department, the DRIVE center is working towards establishing collaborative applied and fundamental research initiatives in areas of science, technology, and innovation at both a national and international level. In order to do so, DRIVE works towards the following goals:
In order to support DHI and its Group in strategizing technology pathways and to support the DRIVE center, STP as a part of the InnoTech Department, works to fulfil following:
Projects has been initiated as an ad-hoc division to meet the requirements of time-bound initiatives. As and when time-bound initiatives emerge, divisions under Projects are established with the aim of building and/or improving infrastructure. These projects are led by both Innotech as well as third-party collaborators. Initiatives under projects usually require independent focus for implementation and capacity building.Read more