This year you can get involved with FIF in several ways. You can register yourself and your team. You can nominate speakers for the event. You can write about your organisation's exciting work for our blog. There will also be an exclusive Field Visit to give you a glimpse of the development interventions at the grassroots level here in Bangladesh, you can also register for the field visit. Let us know if you want to request a booth allotment at email@example.com.
If you are interested in attending the forum, please register by filling out this registration form. BRAC Social Innovation Lab will review your registration request and inform you if you have been selected through email.
September 18, 2022
The registration fee will be fully sponsored by BRAC, which includes the expenses related to access to sessions, accommodation for two nights, pick and drop within Dhaka to/from the venue and all meals and refreshments during the forum. Complimentary transportation to and from the airport will be available for international participants. Any other expenses (e.g. airfare for international attendees) will have to be borne by the participant.
Frugal Innovation Forum 2022 is happening in-person in Gazipur, Bangladesh, on October 11-13, 2022.
The participants will enjoy the following facilities:
As it is a global conference, the language for all communication will be English.
You do not need to download any software to join the conference. The virtual sessions will take place on HopIn which can be accessed using your PC browser.
If you are interested in exploring how the global South does more with less on an everyday basis, if you want to learn frugal ways of innovating, if you want to learn how innovations scattered all around the world can play a role in shaping the future of development in the post-pandemic world – this is the right platform for you.
The conference is open to a wide range of stakeholder groups (both global and local), including development practitioners, economists, researchers, policy analysts, and social innovators. The list also includes behavioural designers, human-centred designers, interaction designers, business designers and communications specialists etc.
In order to attend the field visit, you have to register both for the conference and the field visit.