25 May 2022, New Delhi: The a-IDEA, TBI of ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management, Hyderabad organized the Demo Day under Agri Udaan 4.0 today.
In his address, Dr. Ch. Srinivasa Rao, Director, ICAR-NAARM, Hyderabad applauded the activities of the a-IDEA and highlighted the different policy papers published by the Academy for the benefits of FPOs, Entrepreneurs, etc.
Dr. G. Venkateshwarlu, Joint Director, ICAR-NAARM, Hyderabad underlined the activities of a-IDEA in promoting the Start-Ups in the rural sector and enhancing the competency of Start-Ups through effective technical & business mentoring.
In his special address, Shri S. Somasundaram, DGM, NABARD, Mumbai, Maharashtra apprised about the support provided by the NABARD to a-IDEA in strengthening the Start-Ups through the accelerator programme and seed fund support.
A total of 10 Start-Ups and 25 Investors from the different parts of the country participated in the programme.