National Innovation Systems

“What does it take to innovate? Building capabilities to drive and enable technology innovation”. National innovation systems play an important role in driving, enabling, and sustaining innovation and achieving the Paris Agreement goals. The event explors key pillars of innovation systems, discusses roles of governments, the private sector, universities, and financiers as centers, including the roles of incubators, accelerators, and international collaborative RD&D. The panel discusses what it takes to go beyond silos and departmental thinking and deliver integrated, on-the-ground solutions and showcases examples of successful innovation systems.