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 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
‘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.
The Infuse team recently organized the Infuse Startup Showcase in Bangalore – a “demo day” of sorts for startup teams from two of Infuse’s recent programs for cleantech startups: PowerStart 2015 – India’s first sustainability-focused accelerator program, run by Infuse Ventures, with support from the Asian Development Bank and other partners. Currently in its third edition, … Continue reading Infuse Startup Showcase – 08 April 2015, Bangalore
CIIE announces the launch of the Growthcamps and is inviting applications from startups across the country to participate in the program designed for four different sectors and industries across India. The last day of filing the application is on April 28. CIIE GrowthCamp is a series of sector specific two-day programs each anchored by a corporate … Continue reading CIIE GrowthCamp – Six Startups, Six Cities
A few weeks back, CIIE hosted our first ever hardware hackathon – Makeathon – in partnership with MakerFest and Intel Education. For 48 hours, our pristine conference and seminar rooms were converted into electronics labs, replete with cool-looking gadgets, circuit boards, wires, breadboards, LEDs, and a very geeky crowd of over 70 hackers! Participants included … Continue reading “Making” it, like a boss