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

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

Gujarat Accelerator – First Gujarat focused Accelerator Program for Tech-enabled Startups

CIIE has joined hands with SAP India to launch Gujarat Accelerator, the first ever Gujarat-focused Accelerator. The program aims to identify, accelerate and invest in innovative early stage startups that have the potential to become scalable and competitive technology-enabled businesses from Gujarat. The cohort of selected startups will be engaged in 3-month high intensity acceleration … Continue reading Gujarat Accelerator – First Gujarat focused Accelerator Program for Tech-enabled Startups

Hyperconnected Gujarat? SAP and CIIE team up to boost hi-tech entrepreneurship in the State.

‘Until only few years back ‘whatsapp’ used to be a typo and ‘cloud’ was found in the sky.” This statement by Adaire Fox-Martin, SAP’s APJ President, seemed to capture the pace of technology diffusion in recent years and the essence of the discussion on ‘Hyperconnectivity and its role in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship’.  Ms. Fox … Continue reading Hyperconnected Gujarat? SAP and CIIE team up to boost hi-tech entrepreneurship in the State.

India’s first Food & Agri-Business Accelerator

CIIE has joined hands with the National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM) to launch India’s first Food  & Agri-Business Accelerator program, to propel expansion-ready or pilot stage food & agri-business startups to the next level through hands-on capacity building workshop, mentorship from industry experts, and seed funding. The cohort of selected start-ups will be … Continue reading India’s first Food & Agri-Business Accelerator

#Cleanweb – where ICT meets cleantech

Cleanweb “Cleanweb” refers to businesses which combine the power of information and communications technology (ICT) to ideas which make more efficient use of energy or resources, including reducing the cost of generation or distribution of energy. While renewable energy forms the basis for the “cleantech” sector, cleanweb could also include ideas that could even make … Continue reading #Cleanweb – where ICT meets cleantech