A-League IoT Applications 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 Applications Hackathon 2016

CIIE launches GROWTHOURS in Pune

In a move to create a common platform for startups, entrepreneurs and domain experts, Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) recently launched the GROWTHOURS event series. This endeavour is to strengthen the local ecosystem of Pune as well as address key pain points startups face through interactive workshops led by domain experts. The first … Continue reading CIIE launches GROWTHOURS in Pune

Start-up to Scale-up: The journey of our 8 Gujarat Accelerator Finalists

8 Startups have made it to the final leg of CIIE’s first-ever Gujarat-focused accelerator: Eclat offers a user-friendly, remote access solution for libraries with digital resources through its subscription-based SAAS offering called RemoteXs. eCourseWiz is a cloud-based Learning Management System with e-Learning features that caters to IT and Financial Service Industry. IndiaBizForSale is an online … Continue reading Start-up to Scale-up: The journey of our 8 Gujarat Accelerator Finalists

Rajasthan Startup Fest

Rajasthan Startup Fest-2015  Rajasthan’s First Startup Summit  Rajasthan Startup Fest, state’s first Startup focused national event, was organised in Jaipur on 9th and 10th October, 2015 by Startup Oasis along with Rajasthan State Industrial Development and Investment Corporation (RIICO) with the Centre of Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) as the knowledge partner. Startup Oasis is … Continue reading Rajasthan Startup Fest

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

CIIE hosts the Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi at Startup Konnect in the Silicon Valley, on 27th September 2015

The Startup Konnect was a full-day event organized in San Jose, California, on the sidelines of PM Narendra Modi’s visit to Silicon Valley in September 2015. The aim of this event was to showcase India’s innovation ecosystem to the world. This event was organized by three entities (a) the National Association of Software and Service … Continue reading CIIE hosts the Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi at Startup Konnect in the Silicon Valley, on 27th September 2015

CIIE, IIM Ahmedabad, begins new chapter with MIDC at Pune

Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) – IIM Ahmedabad’s technology and business incubator – has signed a memorandum of understanding with Maharashtra Industries Development Corporation (MIDC) in Pune for a multi-year program with the objective to support and incubate great quality technology startups in Pune. The signing was attended by representatives from Pune’s vibrant … Continue reading CIIE, IIM Ahmedabad, begins new chapter with MIDC at Pune

IFDIC Top 20 Announced, Accelerator Stage to Commence in Pune

The Intel & DST – Innovate for Digital India Challenge, anchored by IIM Ahmedabad’s Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE), in partnership with MyGov and the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), has successfully completed the selection phase for its accelerator program along with an intensive pitch and jury session in Ahmedabad over the July … Continue reading IFDIC Top 20 Announced, Accelerator Stage to Commence in Pune

#PitchAhmedabad: Putting Gujarat on India’s Startup Map

India’s startup story is being celebrated across the globe. According to the latest NASSCOM Startup Landscape report, India is the fastest growing and fourth largest startup ecosystem globally. Angel and VC investments have hit their highest levels ever with the first half of 2015 alone seeing over $3.5B being invested across 380 deals, which is … Continue reading #PitchAhmedabad: Putting Gujarat on India’s Startup Map

CIIE-NAARM’s Food and Agri-Business Accelerator Hosts its First Workshop at Hyderabad

India’s first ever Food and Agri-Business accelerator program run by IIM-A’s Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) in partnership with the ICAR-National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM), hosted its first workshop in Hyderabad from July 23-25, 2015. Earlier in July, the accelerator had announced its cohort of 8 start-ups, which are: Auxin Crop … Continue reading CIIE-NAARM’s Food and Agri-Business Accelerator Hosts its First Workshop at Hyderabad