A total of 20 PM-STIAC meetings and two ‘Super Sessions’ have been organized from October 2018 to November 2021. The meetings were the genesis of several important actionable advisories and have culminated as noteworthy initiatives related to the nine PM-STIAC Missions. The table below lists the meetings with details like dates, topics discussed, and highlights of the discussions.
Date of Meeting
Stimulating investment in scientific research, technology development, innovation and commercialization.
Finalisation of the nine National Missions of PM-STIAC.
Expanding the footprint of Indian Science, technology, and innovation ecosystem.
Developing research capacity of quality in undergraduate and graduate levels, universities, and R&D institutions.
Approaches to enhance academic research in India.
Overview of MHRD (now called Ministry of Education) initiatives in research and innovation.
Reporting and discussion on the actions taken based on the recommendations of the 1st and 2nd meetings of the PM-STIAC.
Reporting and discussion on the action taken based on the recommendations of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd meetings of PM-STIAC.
Brahmaputra River Basin Management.
Metasearch engine as the anchor for developing specific artificial intelligence technologies.
A brief on Earth Museum
Update on PM-STIAC Missions and programme management plans
PM-STIAC priorities for 2019-20
Jal Shakti Abhiyaan
R&D in Disaster Management
Initiatives on Mathematics and Data Science Education
CORE: Information and Communication Technology
National TIME Distribution Network
National Research Foundation
Data Architecture for public policy decision making
City Research and Innovation Clusters
Update: Recommendations of sectoral group of secretaries on technology
Research and Development in forensic science in India- Status and Requirement.
Indian Science Technology and Engineering Facilities Map (I-STEM): Linking researchers and resources
Geospatial data infrastructure and strategy for India
Science, Technology, and Innovation for achieving UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
S&T interventions for providing feedback on measures to address air pollution in Delhi
PM-STIAC National Missions review
R&D in innovation
Mega Science programmes: Potential and Challenges
Review of PM-STIAC Missions
Overview and the way forward in COVID-19 efforts in India
Overview of the research, development, and innovation strategy needed by India for COVID-19
Approaches/Models to undertake Public-Private Partnership for R&D in priority sectors post COVID'19
An Overview of the 'Atmanirbhar Bharat' initiative
Recent space reforms
Role of the startup and other enterprises towards advancement in space technology
Enhancing private participation across sectors
Waste to Renewable Hydrogen
MANAS: National Digital Wellness Program
First Super Session
The evolution and future of global responses to the COVID-19 pandemic
Ease of doing research and development
Industry partnership initiatives led by Office of PSA
End-to-end e-waste management and circular economy
Technological initiatives of MeitY
Industry/startups working on e-waste mnagement
Second Super Session
Avian Flu: Status and preparedness for diseases of One Health significance
Trans-Himalayan research for informed decision making to predict and mitigate disasters
Photo-voltaic and solar manufacturing in India
Nano Electronics: The National Centres for Semiconductor Electronics R&D - Past, Present, and Future
Electronics Manufacturing: Discussions on the possible roadmap and implementation plans for setting up a Semiconductor R&D Centre (Fab) in India
The objective of the meeting was to discuss the possibility of establishing a Government-Industry-Academia consortium, to lead a quantifiable Mission on “Nano Electronics R&D and Electronics Manufacturing”
Mathematics and Computer Science: Expansion of competence and excellence in India
Enhancing public understanding and perception of Mathematics - National Museum of Mathematics