Prime Minister’s Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC)

PM-STIAC

  • Union Government has constituted new 21-member advisory panel on science, technology and innovation.
  • It will be headed by Principal Scientific Advisor to government.
  • The council will advise PM on science, technology, as well as innovation.
  • It will also coordinate implementation of PMs scientific vision.
  • It will actively aid in formulation and timely implementation of major science and technology missions and evolve interdisciplinary technology development programmes.  
  • It will also advise government on developing ‘Clusters of Excellence’ in science including city-based R&D clusters.
  • It will work to bring together all science and technology partners from academia and institutes to industries near such centres or cities.

 

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