Marico Innovation Foundation

Innovation is a crucial way to leapfrog into the center stage of global business leadership. Based on this cornerstone, Marico instituted its CSR initiative in 2003 by forming the Marico Innovation Foundation. The Foundation provides a framework to Industry and Social Sector to leverage innovation for quantum growth. The Foundation plays the role of a catalyst and works towards creating an innovation eco-system through cutting edge research, knowledge creation & dissemination.


2012 Innovation for India Awards – Press Release

Indigo Airlines, Red Bus Inc., Akshay Patra, Unique ID scheme, and GVK EMRI win  2012 Innovation for India Awards Innovations were marked by simplified processes, low costs, sustainability and transformational impact MUMBAI, India—March 30, 2012— Using satellite technology to transmit “first day-first show” movies across India, bringing together an extremely fragmented and unorganized industry of […]

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Photos from the 2012 Innovation for India Awards Ceremony

  Here are the first set of photos from the 2012 Innovation for India Awards – Stay tuned to our blog and Facebook page for more pictures!                                                         […]

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Announcing the 2012 Innovation for India Award Winners!

After months of outreach, gleaning through 432 applications and an inspiring Awards Ceremony, we are happy to announce the 2012 Innovation for India Award Winners! On Friday March 30th, India’s Innovation Community came together to honor India’s top innovations – 8 organizations were chosen based on their uniqueness, sustainability and impact.

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Innovation must improve the quality of human existence. Ravi Venkatesan in Conversation…

Ravi Venkatesan, Ex-Chairman of Microsoft India shares his learning and insights on Innovation and India; the role that Government and Businesses have in creating an environment that is conducive for innovation; and why we cannot celebrate prematurely – but instead focus on really getting ideas to scale.

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Announcing the Awards: On 30th March 2012, Mumbai.

Lock the date, look forward to an invitation or stay tuned for registration details for a limited set of open seats. You don’t want to miss this. Dr. Ram Charan joins as the Key note speaker and Indian organizations who have demonstrated Innovation capability will get awarded in Business, Social and Government categories. Be there. Follow on Twitter #MIF2012 and #IIA2012

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The 2012 Award Jury Deliberates on Innovation in India

In an attempt to bring you closer to the Jury and the Awards process, we asked some of our Jury members to share their opinions and insight around specifics aspects of Innovation in India. Ms. Anu Aga, Mr Nadir Godrej and Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala took the time to answer some questions and shed some light […]

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Innovation Awards Step 2. What is making the cut?

The first round of assessment has lead to a set of entries being shortlisted and considered for the 2012 Innovation for India Awards. These shortlisted entries were presented to the Jury in december 2011, with details on how each of them score on the key criteria.

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