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Global Innovation Index 2016

Singapore, Singapore
October 13, 2016

GII event in Singapore hosted by INSEAD and WIPO, highlighting the Global Innovation Index 2016, as well as the role of Singapore in global innovation.


Discussion on the Global Innovation Index

Department of Commerce, Washington D.C, United States of America
September 27, 2016

Discussion led by Soumitra Dutta, Dean of the College of Business at Cornell University, on the USA and the Global Innovation Index, co-published by Cornell University, INSEAD, and WIPO

Africa Partnership Conference 2016

Port Louis, Mauritius
September 20, 2016

GII presentation at the Africa Partnership Conference: “Creating Shared Value through Sustainable Investment”, organized by the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies and the Government of Mauritius.



Roundtable Forum on Global Innovation Index Research

PKU Lakeview Hotel, Beijing, China
August 30, 2016

Roundtable Forum on the Global Innovation Index, co-organized by School of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Peking University and WIPO.


Event Agenda

Global Innovation Index 2016

Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi, India
August 19, 2016

GII Event in India hosted by Government of India NITI Aayog, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the participation of Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State (IC) for Commerce & Industry.

Global Innovation Index 2016 Release

Geneva, Switzerland
August 15, 2016

The GII was released at a press conference at the United Nations Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, co-published by WIPO, INSEAD, and Cornell University.

Innovation and Intellectual Property Policy Conference

Colombo, Sri Lanka
June 13, 2016

Workshop on Innovation System Assessment in the Context of Global Innovation Index (GII) and Sri Lanka Innovation Index (SLINDEX). National Level Innovation and Intellectual Property Policy Conference.

Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Forum

Headquarters of the UN, New York City, United States of America
June 6, 2016

The Role of Innovation and Technology for Sustainable Development Headquarters of the United Nations, New York City