TechEmerge Resilience India

The Global Tech Challenge, launched at CES 2020, is presented by CES® and the World Bank Group. TechEmerge India is also sponsored by the Government of India's National Disaster Management Authority.

 


TECHNOLOGIES FOR DISASTER RESILIENCE AND RESPONSE

2021 Winners

The TechEmerge Resilience India Challenge, a global call for technology solutions, launched by the World Bank Group, in partnership with CES and the National Disaster Management Authority of India (NDMA), has selected 10 tech innovators and entrepreneurs who offer solutions through disruptive technologies such as AI, IoT, drones, 3D printing, digital platforms, and more.

These innovators have access to a grant fund pool of US$1Million to pilot their solutions. IBM will provide cloud credits and technical assistance.  Learn more arrow-black

Winner Spotlights

Up for the Challenge: Tech Winners Build Resilience

As part of the Global Tech Challenge launched at CES® 2020, TechEmerge Resilience India called on the tech community to help communities in India better prepare, respond and build resilience to disasters and climate change. Learn more about three of the Resilience Challenge winners.

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More About TechEmerge Resilience India

The World Bank Group (WBG) is partnering with CES to launch a global challenge for tech innovators interested in bringing their solutions to emerging markets to help states, cities and communities reduce — and build their resilience to — climate and disaster risks.

This global challenge, also presented by the Government of India's National Disaster Management Authority, aims to catalyze the adoption of innovative and disruptive technologies to leapfrog government efforts for disaster risk identification, risk reduction, disaster preparedness, response, recovery and overall resilience building.

Although India has made remarkable progress in saving lives through proactive disaster preparedness and risk reduction, India is also looking at building greater resilience of its communities and infrastructure to extreme events through the use of emerging technologies.
 

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