Established with the approval of the Union Cabinet, the Empowered Technology Group (ETG) aims to proactively lay down, coordinate, and oversee national-level policies relating to
Procurement and Induction of technologies
Research and Development (R&D) in technologies that require large outlays in resources, both financial and human
Render sound and timely advice for determining direction and trajectory of Government's R&D and Technology Development Programmes
Principal Scientific Adviser to Government of India
ETG will be supported by Technology Advisory Group (TAG) comprising of 10 members from academia and 10 members from industry.
Scientific and line ministries
The Technology Officers nominated from scientific and line ministries will be their nodal interfaces with ETG.