The increasing recognition for Innovation and Entrepreneurship as a key development goal for ensuring the welfare of the society and economic growth, is a relatively new phenomena, promising a great leap forward in development. Business Incubator is a potent component in the National Innovation System designed to foster Techno-entrepreneurship more systematically and comprehensively.
This ‘First Report on Technology Business Incubation 2009’ in India reflects the input from the various Science & Technology Entrepreneurs Park (STEP) and Technology Business Incubators (TBI) that have been promoted by the National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), Department of Science & Technology, Government of India. The report has been compiled and prepared by the Indian STEPs and Business incubators Association (ISBA) with the support from the NSTEDB. A report of this nature is due to the untiring effort of not just individuals but also organizations and other stake holders.
  1. Chapter 1 - Introduction
  2. Chapter 2 - A snapshot of Technology Business Incubation
  3. Chapter 3 - Profiles of STEPs and TBIs
  4. Chapter 4 - Support systems for Technology Business Incubation
  5. Chapter 5 - Recent success stories