First-Ever Startup India Innovation Week From 10 to 16 Jan

According to an official statement, the Centre will host the first-ever Startup India Innovation Week starting Monday to bring together the country's top startups, entrepreneurs, investors, incubators, funding entities, banks, policymakers, and others under one platform to celebrate entrepreneurship
Abhinaya M

Updated: Jan 10, 2022 06:34:26 pm

10 January 2022 Current Affairs:According to an official statement, the Centre will host the first-ever Startup India Innovation Week starting Monday to bring together the country's top startups, entrepreneurs, investors, incubators, funding entities, banks, policymakers, and others under one platform to celebrate entrepreneurship and promote innovation, as well as to showcase the entrepreneurship across India.

Highlights:
♦According to a statement from the Commerce and Industry Ministry, the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) is hosting a virtual week-long innovation celebration from January 10 to 16, which also aims to commemorate India's 75th year of independence and is designed to showcase the spread and depth of entrepreneurship across the country.
♦In the startup sector, 2021 has been dubbed the "Year of Unicorns," with more than 40 unicorns expected to be added during the year.
♦India is establishing itself as a global innovation engine, with the third-largest startup ecosystem in the world. The DPIIT has recognised over 61,000 startups. 
♦Since 2016, these firms have created nearly 6 lakh employment across 55 industries and 633 districts, with at least one startup from each state and UT. 45 percent of startups are from Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities, and 45 percent of them are led by women.
 
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