Bengaluru: The Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY)’s centre of excellence for IoT & AI, in collaboration with KITS (Karnataka Innovation & Technology Society) and Nasscom on Friday launched the second edition of the Enterprise Innovation Challenge (EIC) with a focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals.
Initiated last year, EIC aims to bring together innovative startups and enterprises. This year, the idea is to encourage the development of innovative technologies by startups that can help towards achieving ESG goals. Abhishek Singh, CEO, Digital India, MeitY, said, “As we mature into a truly global economy, ESG will be one of the top priorities for our industry and for all of us. I am sure that the solutions coming out of the Enterprise Innovation Challenge will help not just corporates but also the government.”