CIIE GetStarted

Despite the famed entrepreneurial spirit of Gujarat, the state ranks a low #7 in the number of startups. With a view to harnessing this spirit, we have scheduled a packed calendar of workshops, accelerators, business pitch initiatives and more across Gujarat all year. The first of the initiatives, CIIE GetStarted was hosted across the 4 … Continue reading CIIE GetStarted

CIIE’s Healthcare Accelerator concludes with a Demo Day

Healthcare in India is considered to be one of the largest, and equally hardest, areas of development in the country. With a large population disconnected from urban affordances and access to essential services, Healthcare benefits need to cover a large spectrum spanning various market demographics and entry-barriers. While peripheral technology and infrastructure advancements have enabled … Continue reading CIIE’s Healthcare Accelerator concludes with a Demo Day

Changing the face of urban transporation with the New Mobility Accelerator

The New Mobility Accelerator is an initiative by WRI India Sustainable Cities, in partnership with CIIE, and supported by the Shell Foundation and Hewlett Foundation.  The programme offers innovative early-stage mobility and transportation companies a chance to strengthen their core value propositions and quickly achieve scale, by facilitating structured interactions with domain experts, who guide … Continue reading Changing the face of urban transporation with the New Mobility Accelerator

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

CIIE’s Food and Agri-Business Accelerator Demo Day in Mumbai

India’s first Food and Agri-business Accelerator organized by CIIE in partnership NAARM and CIBA recently hosted investor demo-day for the eight finalist startups in its cohort at the Taj Imperial Club, Mumbai in a half-day event. S D Corporation was the demo-day partner of CIIE for this event. The demo-day, which is a tradition at … Continue reading CIIE’s Food and Agri-Business Accelerator Demo Day in Mumbai