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May 29, 2020

Point de presse sur l'appel à propositions spécial ...

Au début du mois dernier, le Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) avait lancé un appel à propositions spécial dans le cadre de COVID-19. La date limite de dépôt des candidatures était fixée au 17 avril 2020.   Appel à propositions spécial MRIC COVID-19   Depuis la déclaration de la pandémie de COVID-19 par l'Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS) le 11 mars 2020, de nombreux pays ont été confrontés à un nombre élevé de cas confirmés et de décès, et leurs gouvernements, tout en envisageant déjà dans certains cas un déconfinement progressif par étapes, continuent d’imposer des restrictions à la circulation des personnes. Bien que de telles restrictions impliquent que le secteur public, l'industrie et les entreprises ont vu ...

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December 09, 2019

Call for Proposal – Research and Innovation Bridge ...

Under the Research and Innovation Bridges (RIB), a local company in partnership with an international company/Research institution can submit applications for innovative, collaborative research and development projects with commercial potential.   Objective of any project should be to:   To improve competitiveness of the company through a collaboration between Research and Industry. To develop a new/ improved product, process, and/or technique.   Eligibility   It is mandatory to have at least two (2) partners for any application: one (1) from the private sector and one (1) from an international company/research institution. The main applicant must be the private sector company and it should be registered for at least one year ...

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September 24, 2019

National SME Incubator Scheme (NSIS)

The National SME Incubator Scheme (NSIS) aims at consolidating the sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystem in Mauritius in which Government and accredited private sector incubators work in partnership to foster the growth and development of innovative businesses. Under the NSIS framework, the Government and the private sector incubators provide training and mentoring, co-financing opportunities, office space and other relevant resources to nurture: (i) innovative ideas, (ii) early business start-ups and (iii) SMEs willing to expand their activities and explore new markets. The NSIS adopts a holistic approach geared towards providing a new thrust to the SME sector in Republic of Mauritius in terms of creation of Innovative businesses. The MRI ...

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September 17, 2019

Tertiary Education Commission National Research We ...

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Communique - Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC)
September 13, 2019

Communique - Mauritius Resear ...

​The Public is hereby informed that effective 1st of September 2019, our organisation name has changed as follows: From "Mauritius Research Council" - MRC To "Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC)" - MRIC

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20
Mar
Start Time:Mar 20, 2020|Category: Seminars

Research on Long-Term Holistic Accompaniment of Families Living in Poverty in the Republic of Mauritius

MRC/SIRGS-1902  Dear Sir/Madam   Research on Long-Term Holistic Accompaniment of Families Living in Poverty in the Republic of Mauritius   The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) is pleased to invite you or your representative to a seminar on Friday, 20th March 2020, at the Council at 13:00 hrs, for the presentation of the findings of the above research project.   We are enclosing a programme for the seminar. Kindly complete the section below and return it to the Council at latest by Thursday, 19th March 2020. You may also confirm your participation by emailing us at events@mric.mu or fax on 465 1239. Programme   Thanking you and looking forward to your presence. ...

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18
Mar
Start Time:Mar 18, 2020|Category: Seminars

Assessing the Appeal of Smart Cities to the Local Community

  MRC/RSS/1714   Dear Sir/Madam   Half-Day Seminar “Assessing the Appeal of Smart Cities to the Local Community: Attitudes and Perception on the Impact of Rapid Urbanisation in a SIDS economy”   The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council is pleased to invite you or your representative to attend a seminar on Wednesday, 18 March 2020, at the MRIC at 09:30 hrs, 6th floor, Ebene Heights Building, Ebene, for a presentation of the findings of the above research project by Mr Rajesh Sannegadu.  Should you wish to attend the seminar please register online through this link (The programme for the event is available here). You can also register by completing the section below and return t ...

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09
Mar
Start Time:Mar 09, 2020|Category: Seminars

Moving towards an Innovative Mauritius: The role of 'Poles of Innovation'

Dear Sir/Madam   Re: Moving towards an Innovative Mauritius: The role of ‘Poles of Innovation’   The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council is pleased to invite you or your representative to attend a half-day working session on ‘Moving towards an Innovative Mauritius: The role of ‘Poles of Innovation’ on Monday 9th March 2020 at 13:00 hrs at the Council.   The objectives of the session are to present existing Poles of Innovation that are being funded by the MRIC and to be a networking platform for institutions/organisations wishing to set up such centres.   A draft programme is attached for your kind information.   Should you wish to attend t ...

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28
Feb
Start Time:Feb 28, 2020|Category: Seminars

Towards Low Cost Nowcasting of Flash Floods in Mauritius

Dear Sir/Madam   “Towards Low Cost Nowcasting of Flash Floods in Mauritius: Assessing the Effectiveness of a Combined Approach Involving Wireless Sensor Network and Machine Learning”   The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council is pleased to invite you or your representative to attend a seminar on Friday 28 February 2020, at the MRIC at 14:00 hrs, 6th floor, Ebene Heights Building, Ebene, for a presentation of the findings of the above research project.   Please find below the programme for the event. Should you wish to attend the seminar please register online through this link. You can also register by completing the section below and return to the C ...

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14
Feb
Start Time:Feb 14, 2020

Startup Next Pitch Session at Meltingpot 2020

The MRIC has the pleasure to invite you to consider registering to a Startup Pitch Session. This event will allow mature startups the opportunity to be granted seed funding up to USD 200,000 and one year free coaching and mentoring to go to Market in India and or Africa. Renowned Angel investors will be present during the Pitch session on the  14th February.  To register visit the link: http://www.wainconnect.com/africa/startup-form.jsp.   Deadline for registration: 10th February 2020.   For more information: Jury_Panel_Announcement - Linked.pd​f StartUp_eDm - Linked.pdf Why Attend_Start-up_eDm - Linked (1).pdf​   Startup Next: Pi ...

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About MRIC

The Mauritius Research and Innovation Council is a corporate body set up on the 1st of September 2019 through the proclamation of the Mauritius Research and Innovation Council Act 2019.

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Special Call for Proposals - Fast-track innovative projects to counter the impacts of COVID-19

This Special Call for Proposals is Now Closed.

This Special Call for Proposals has been launched to encourage entrepreneurs, academics, researchers, enterprises and start-ups implement short and medium term projects that aim at improving and accelerating the Government’s response to the challenges posed by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and eventually contribute to counter the impacts and planning beyond of this deadly pandemic.

Support under this Special Call is being targeted simultaneously on two fronts, namely:

I. Technology-based products and services; and
II. Social and policy measures:
Deadline for applications: 17th April 2020 at 14 hrs for funding of up to MUR 2 Million

For any queries, please contact us on scp.covid19@mric.mu
 

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