• A Network:  Rebuild India- Berkeley Innovation Forum, India (BIFI) is an invite-only network of  Global Corporate Leaders connecting  practitioners with peers and exceptional researchers in pursuit of innovations within-industry and firms across growth markets.
  • A Gateway:  BIFI is a gateway to UC Berkeley’s research and teaching ecosystem.  That ecosystem fosters research-backed strategies that address  important growth challenges in  energy, healthcare, entrepreneurship, financial inclusion, digital commerce, telecommunications and climate change.



To restore and enhance economic and business expansion post-Covid-19 in India through collaborative solutions driven by engagement with a) corporate CEOs, b) UC Berkeley faculty, and c) government officials to accelerate market growth. This will be a private event – the Chatham House Rule applies, so press and social media are prohibited. Participating corporate CEOs will present a brief outline of their collaborative strategy for each of the three proposed initiatives and will appoint a nodal officer to develop a roadmap in partnership with UC Berkeley.