Partner Incubator for Open Innovation

Forge is the intersection where government and private partners find and nurture young talents to co-create innovation by offering them the means to convert ideas into solutions for global challenges.

FORGE.Factory

A dedicated physical space that supports multidisciplinary innovations by offering access to tech resources, networking and objective reviews.

FORGE.FOUNDRY

A highly structured assembly line process where ideas are tested,altered,aligned and amplified to produce innovations with market compatibility.

Making Open Innovation happen.

The use of purposive inflows and outflows of knowledge to accelerate internal innovation, and expand the markets for external use of innovation. Once open innovation is adapted, the organization's boundaries become permeable and that allows combining the company resources with the external co-operators.

How does FORGE make Open Innovation happen?

Forge bridges the resources of industry and government with young minds' creativity and agility under the direction of established entrepreneurs and academia.

FORGE.Stations

Setup in multiple industrial complexes across major economic corridors, Forge Stations are CoEs that promote innovation focused on specific technologies to address the needs of local sectors and to create new high growth enterprises

A Community of Success Stories

Forge, within 4 years of its inception, has become a prolific partner incubator for several regional and national level initiatives. Apart from boosting the economic growth of local sectors, Forge has also nurtured and accelerated several innovations that have social and environmental dividends.

Organisations
that trust Forge.

Bosch DNA

Schneider Electric Innovation Challenge

Smart India Hardware Hackathon

Innovation for Defence Excellence

"Forge has helped me to approach challenges in a more scientific way. Now I am able to valuate ideas based on an objective outlook instead of mere emotional attractions.

— Unnikrishnan, participant of Schneider Electric Innovation Challenge

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