Crescent Innovation and Incubation Council (CIIC),, jointly with BIRAC – Government of India, has successfully organised the “Global Bio-India Roadshow on the Theme Chennai BIG (Biotechnology Ignition Grant) Grantees- Idea Generators” on February 22, 2021 at CIIC with a blended model of online and offline participants with almost 100 participants attending the event.

Ms. Arshi Mehboob, Programme Manager – GCI, BIRAC, GoI, (, presided as the Guest of Honour and provided an awareness session on the Global Bio-India 2021 (

The Guest Speakers – The four Chennai-based BIG- Grantees were felicitated by the Vice Chancellor of BSACIST. The grantees shared their journey and experiences in acquiring the different grants put forth by BIRAC- GoI. The success stories were inspiring and fruitful to many participants and the start-ups had a great interactive session with the speakers.