The Meet is aiming:
To create opportunities to collaborate and develop
a new culture to drive research, innovation, and economic activity and to form bridges among groups, and empower innovation
To generate alignment as well as points of intersection between
the agendas of research, existing resources and opportunities
To highlight intellectual capital in order to promote improved
technology transfer, development, and commercialization of the intellectual property.
To strengthen society’s technological capabilities and understanding of
the role that science, technology and innovation play in economic development
The Annual Research Meet is a self-supporting event.
It has a specific objectives and activities with subject to applicable Foundation Policies and Govt. of India Taxes.
Without financial assistance from the Indian Government or other agencies in any form, ARM is initiated by the
CARD of the VIF. The registration fees are the major source of revenue for running the event.
All the expenses of the events (Planning, Promotion & Publicity, Equipment/Major Rentals, Photography,
Lunch and Breaks, Materials, Gifts/Premiums, Publications, Taxes, Execution and Miscellaneous Costs,
Website & Its Maintenance etc) are covered by the event income (registration fees from the participants)
and Foundation operating funds.