The National Innovation Council and the Planning Commission have come together to create the 12th Five Year Plan which attempts to change India. It invites the citizens to share their vision for the nation. “Hack the Plan” over a 2-day period, is aimed to create out-of-this-world visualizations of the future, and tell the next big story in a myriad ways and build apps to fuel the change. The suggestions will be treated as advices to the Government (Centre and State) on initiatives which will improve all the spheres of the society.
Anyone can be a part of this initiative by creating their visualizations, short films or application. There is no discrimination on the basis of age or professions. A team of four members can participate and bring forth their innovation.
Applications can be submitted to anyone of the locations including Delhi Universtity, IITs (Delhi, Madras, Hyderabad, Bombay, Kanpur, University of Jammu, TISS Mumbai, IISc Bangalore; registrations for the same open on March 22, 2013.