Challenge Timeline

July 1, 2021

Submissions Open

July 25, 2021

Submissions Closed

July 27, 2021

Potential Semi-Finalists Announcements

August 9, 2021

Announcement of Semi-Finalists

August 17 - August 19

3M India Panel for selecting Finalists

August 20, 2021

Finalists Announcement

August 27, 2021

Grand Jury

August 31, 2021

Winners Announcement

Sept 14 - Sept 18

Winners Felicitation at the CII Innovation Summit

Please Note:

  • All Potential Semi-Finalists would require to make a pitch presentation to the selection jury. Each selected participant will be allocated 15 minutes of time to do so. The pitches will be followed by jury Q&A.

  • A recommended standard pitching template will be made available soon.

  • The presentation schedule for the potential semi-finalists will be added to the website and communicated through email.

  • All registered participants and entrants who have completed submission are invited to the knowledge session. Watch out for the registration link and hold your time on your calendar.

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Apply for 3M- CII YICA 2021

Submission Closed