Amidst the COVID-19 led lockdown, the GDP Foundation along with local startups, Demerg Systems, Internship Station and Goa Bylane conducted the ‘Parivartan Karo Na’ contest.

This contest aimed at encouraging Goan locals to come forward and think of simple and advanced solutions that could aid the State in bouncing back from the pandemic led crisis.

The contest that took off on April 14th, invited solutions from participants in five major areas – medical combat readiness, socioeconomic and cultural ecosystem restoration, envision new forms of operations, smart disaster management system and reinvention of the economy.

The contest received participation from over 125 people who registered in less than three weeks time. The contestants happened to be businessmen, principals of educational institutions, consultants, students and NGOs. Inspired by the innovative and novel ideas suggested by the participant, the contest organizers took the decision to compile these ideas in the form of a book titled ‘Making of Parivartan Karo Na‘ and was launched on june 6th by Manoj Caculo, president, Goa Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

Read the full article hereINDUSTRY AND IDEATORS BACK ‘PARIVARTAN KARO NA’ CONTEST

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Read on July 2020 issue of Business Goa https://issuu.com/business_goa/docs/july_2020/59