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TIV conducts a novel Technology Assessment of the Vietnamese Agro-Processing Industry for UNDP, and elucidates Vietnam’s potential in the 4th Industrial Revolution in the agribusiness sector

TIV is hired by Resonance to support implementation of USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures and Innovation Competition Initiatives’ Catalyst Project

TIV supports IADB’s effort to Revolutionize Public Utilities in the Paper “Use of 4IR Technologies in Water and Sanitation In Latin America and the Caribbean

TIV provides expert analysis on the “Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Fostering Entrepreneurship and Improving Business Environment in Haiti and Guyana” for the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

TIV works with Arthur D. Little to conduct a Prefeasibility Assessment on developing a Kuwait Innovation Center (KIC)

The African Development Bank (AfDB) selected TIV (in partnership with Research ICT Africa (RIA) and the Technopolis Group)  to work on a ground-breaking effort to bring the 4th Industrial Revolution to Africa

TIV assists the Government of Suriname in Drafting Novel Legislation on Intellectual Property (IP); and developing an ecosystem to protect and monetize IP

TIV advises UNESCAP on Strengthening Cambodia’s innovation ecosystem with the report “Rapid Assessment of Cambodia’s Innovation Ecosystem”.

The Caribbean industrial Research Institute (CARIRI) seeks TIV’s Innovation and Venture Capital Expertise towards the creation of a Business Development Training Program

The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) hired TIV to conduct a proprietary analysis on the Impact of Digitization and Emerging Technologies on Climate Change

For the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)  17th General Conference, TIV Prepares  Background Paper on Industry 4.0: Opportunities Behind the Challenge.

TIV coauthors “Social Services for Digital Citizens: Opportunities for Latin America and the Caribbean” for the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

TIV’s experts provided Expert Analysis on Asian Agriculture Innovation Mapping to Winrock International

TIV mentors promising grantees under the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program of US Dept of Energy (DOE)

TIV pioneers the development of a landmark start-up and entrepreneurship facility through the “Caribbean Regional Entrepreneurial Asset Commercialization HUB” (REACH)

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In 2020, TIV Published a Paper in the Proceedings of Science (PoS) on “Artificial Intelligence for Science, Industry and Society”

TIV’s Vice President of Emerging Technologies Intellectual Property was invited by the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Institute (UNICRI) for an International Expert Teleworkshop

TIV’s Vice President of Emerging Technologies and Intellectual Property is Invited to Participate in Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Workshop on Science and Technology Policy Towards Combatting COVID-19

TIV conducted a series of workshops at the African Development Bank (AfDB) as part of the dissemination event for the launch of the flagship report Unlocking the Potential of the Fourth Industrial Revolution in Africa

TIV Responds to the World Intellectual Property Organization’s (WIPO) International Call for Comment on their Draft Paper on Intellectual property and Artificial Intelligence

Upon the request of the United Nations Interrogational Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI), TIV Prepared an Analysis on Blockchain Risks and Advantages

TIV publishes article on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) and Agriculture in the U.S. Government’s Feed the Future blog Agrilinks

TIV’s Vice President for Emerging Technologies and Intellectual Property(IP) is invited as a distinguished panelist at the Inaugural 2020 Data Business Congress in San Jose, California

The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) selected TIV to Author Article on “Use of 4IR Technologies in Water and Sanitation in Latin America and the Caribbean

TIV conceives and organizes a panel discussion on “Using Blockchain and other emerging technologies in the provision of innovative public services in partnership with the World Bank for the “Law, Justice and Development Week 2019”

TIV’s CEO, Ravi Gupta, was invited as a Distinguished Guest by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) at the Third Industrial Development Decade for Africa (IDDA III) Event

Technological Innovation in Legacy Sectors”: An Exploration of Technological Innovation through the Disruption of Legacy Sectors

TIV presents initial findings from A Proprietary Case Study on the state of Science, Technology and Innovation in Uganda

TIV coauthored paper on “Intellectual Property Issues in Artificial Intelligence” for the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Centennial Edition Journal

In 2017, TIV collaborated with the World Bank and IFC in Drafting a Novel White Paper on AI Ethics

TIV and the Technopolis Group organized a Series of Workshops for Surinamese entrepreneurs, government officials and policy leaders on the Commercialization of Intellectual Property (IP)

TIV’s CEO was consulted for an in-depth review and technical commentary on the 2018 book “Entrepreneurial Systems in Unexpected Places: Examining the Success Factors of Regional Entrepreneurship”

TIV’s Vice President of Emerging Technologies and Intellectual Property is invited to write an article for Enfoque Educación, ¿Puede la Inteligencia artificial hacer la educación más inteligente?” (Can artificial intelligence make education smarter?).

TIV contributes to International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD) 2017 paper, “International Trade, Governance, and Sustainable Transport: The Expansion of Electric Vehicles.”

TIV’s Dr. Mirjana Stankovic contributes to “FinTech: Law and Regulation,” by Elgar Financial Law and Practice

In 2018, The United Nations Environment Program(UNEP) invited TIV’s president to lead a discussion on Innovation Promotion towards Climate Change at a Global Environment Facility  Workshop.

TIV presents at a United Nation’s Workshop on Cambodia’s Draft Science, Technology and Innovation Policy.

In March 2019, TIV presented the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Workshop on "Digital Technologies for Advancing Food Security, Climate Action and Environmental Sustainability" in Bangkok, Thailand.

In 2018, TIV was invited by the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) as one of the keynote speakers on “Digital Transformation of Trade, Customs and Investment Institutions”

TIV Presents at the 17th UPenn APALSA Conference "A Brave New World: Transforming the Lawyer, the Firm, the Industry"

In December 2018, TIV was invited to present on “Regulatory Elements to Promote Innovation”, at an international event held by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB): “Will Disruptive Innovation Drive Growth for All? Public Policy Recommendations to Get It Right”

In 2018, TIV was Invited to Present on the Role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) on Climate Change as Part of the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) “” Initiative

TIV was invited to the United Nations’ Industrial Development Organization’s (UNIDO) Inaugural Regional (ASEAN) Conference to present on the Fourth Industrial Revolution and Industry 4.0

TIV was invited to speak by the International Institute for Trade and Development  (ITD) at the ITD Trade and Development Regional Forum in Bangkok, Thailand

At the 17th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), TIV CEO Mr. Gupta joined World Bank Development Leaders on the Role of Traditional Knowledge Technology (TKT) in addressing Climate Change

At the 11th Plenary Meeting of the European Tech Transfer Office (TTO) Circle in Valbonne, France, TIV joins Top European Research Organizations to analyze the Use of Blockchain and Tech Transfer towards Scientific and Societal Progress.

Alongside the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), TIV organized a multi-day “Shark Tank” type pitching contest in the Port of Spain as capstone event for the REACH project.

TIV Leads Discussion on Industry 4.0 and Smart Specialization at the 2nd Research and Innovation Meeting in Skopje, Macedonia (March 2018)

At the 17th Session of the General Conference of UNIDO in Vienna, TIV Presented a Seminal Background Paper on “Industry 4.0 — Opportunities Behind the Challenge”

“Same Never Made a Difference”: TIV President led the 2018 IADB Unfollow Conference in Trinidad and Tobago, providing Innovative Strategies for the Digital Age

TIV Develops and Leads a Workshop on Innovation in the Caribbean in Partnership with Grenada’s Prime Minister, The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) and CARICOM

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