A-League IoT Hackathon 2016

As part of the A-League initiative, CIIE, in partnership with DAIICT and MICA Incubator, organised a first-of-its’-kind 48-hour long Hackathon for students across Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar’s region. The Hackathon was centred on the applications of the Internet-of-things technology used by Ecolibrium Energy, a CIIE portfolio company and one of the leading Energy Management Companies in the country.  … Continue reading A-League IoT Hackathon 2016

In Conversation with ​Vinay Reddy from Sickle Innovations​ on Product Design

  Great Product Design is often said to be iterative. Right from the inception to the creation of a final product, iteration has been the key to the success of many products leading by design; Tesla, Apple, and other global marquees often come to one’s mind. Iterations of old ideas, iterations of existing solutions, and … Continue reading In Conversation with ​Vinay Reddy from Sickle Innovations​ on Product Design

Crystal gazing into India’s startup landscape in 2016: looking through the investor lens

So far the Indian economy has witnessed phenomenal growth in the Indian technology startup ecosystem, driven by factors such as enormously brewed capital, acquisitions and consolidations, increasing internet and smartphone penetration, and an ever growing domestic market. 2016, as the experts are predicting will be the year of corrections. A lot of capital has been … Continue reading Crystal gazing into India’s startup landscape in 2016: looking through the investor lens

IFDIC Finalists + Rendezvous with the President

Intel revealed the top 10 teams in Innovate for Digital India Challenge at an innovation event in New Delhi on Thursday, 19th November. IFDIC is a joint initiative between Intel, Govt. of India’s Department of Science and Technology (DST), Department of Electronics & IT (DeitY), myGov and CIIE. The 10 finalists presented innovative devices and applications … Continue reading IFDIC Finalists + Rendezvous with the President

Startup Oasis – Jan 2016 Update

Startup Oasis is organizing the Udaipur Startup Fest on 6 Feb 2016.The Fest will see more than 100 startups, dozens of angel and venture capital investors, 30+ mentors, startup coaches and over 20 speakers from across the startup ecosystem. Visit the Udaipur Startup Fest website: http://udaipurstartupfest.com Read a news article on it here: http://udaipurtimes.com/udaipur-startup-fest-provide-opportunity-local-startups/ Honorable Chief Minister Smt. Vasundhra Raje announced … Continue reading Startup Oasis – Jan 2016 Update

Ushering in #StartupIndia with The Power of Ideas

The thrust from the Government and pro-view of the market has opened many new arenas for India’s startup community. With the recently announced Startup India Policy, the Government is attempting to address the key concerns of the startup community, in addition to defining a new category of business – ‘innovative Start-ups’[1]. Additionally, with over $7.3 billion invested … Continue reading Ushering in #StartupIndia with The Power of Ideas