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Directorate of Innovation, Startup, and Acceleration (DISA) , Assam down town University, organised a momentous event focusing on collaboration to support Biotech and Agritech Startups.

Date- 01st May 2024

Esteemed guests Dr. Deepanwita Chattopadhyay, Chairperson and CEO of IKP Knowledge Park, Hyderabad, and Mr. Loken Das, General Manager, NABARD - National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development, Northeast India, graced the occasion. The event commenced with a warm welcome address by Honorable Pro VC Prof Pranvir Singh PhD (IITK) FIE FSED Seasoned HEI Leader-Learning from learners Singh, followed by the Director of DISA, Prof. Sunandan Baruah, DEng Baruah's introduction of the distinguished guests. Mr. Pranjal Kumar Sarmah Sarmah, Associate Director (i/c), Entrepreneurship and Incubation at AdtU, provided an overview of DISA's initiatives, setting the stage for constructive dialogue.

Dr. Chattopadhyay emphasized mentorship's crucial role in fostering growth and innovation, advocating for collaborative efforts. She shared insights into project applications and strategies for university welfare enhancement, stressing community engagement. Mr. Loken Das elaborated on agricultural funding opportunities, emphasizing sustainable development and inclusive growth, highlighting farmers' pivotal role in finding solutions. This exchange of ideas contributed to advancing innovation, growth, and societal development, underscoring AdtU's commitment to fostering a culture of collaboration and progress.