AGNIi supported Sterlite Technologies limited for an open Innovation challenge to find innovative optical fiber cable network solutions. The focus areas of this challenge remained Fiber cable network solutions, 5G, and Waste Management. AGNIi also worked with Sterlite Technologies for discrete scouting of technologies and public R&D collaboration. One startup, identified through discreet scouting exercise, working on sludge treatment has been offered with a pilot opportunity. Seven other startups and individuals have received cash, paid pilot opportunities and potential business orders from Sterlite Technologies.