Budget 2023 can Lay the Groundwork for India to Assume Leadership in Research & Innovation

The Indian economy has been resilient amidst a challenging global macroeconomic scenario of inflation, recession and supply chain disruptions, with GDP projected to grow 6.5-7% in FY24. This year’s Budget therefore ought to lay the framework to deliver on this potential.  Budget Should Focus on Research & Innovation For India to deliver on its aspiration … Continue reading Budget 2023 can Lay the Groundwork for India to Assume Leadership in Research & Innovation

COVID-19: How India Should Go About Vaccinating a Billion-Plus Population

The news of the efficacy of the Oxford University-AstraZeneca vaccine comes as a breather for India, where COVID-19 cases are inching towards the 93 lakh mark. India is a vaccines powerhouse, contributing to 60% of the global production. We are home to half a dozen major manufacturers, including Serum Institute of India, which is the … Continue reading COVID-19: How India Should Go About Vaccinating a Billion-Plus Population

Webinar on “Compassionate Capitalism” with Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

TiE Austin, the Austin chapter of TiE, the largest global entrepreneurship organization conducted a webinar with Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Executive Chairperson, Biocon on the topic of "Compassionate Capitalism," where she spoke about her journey from an accidental entrepreneur to a self-made billionaire. In the webinar, she also speaks about her volunteering and non-profit initiatives and on … Continue reading Webinar on “Compassionate Capitalism” with Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw