IIMCIP, in association with Department of Science & Technology, announces the launch of ‘Smart Fifty - 50 Solutions to Transform India’
Speaking at the occasion Prof Ashok Banerjee, Director IIMCIP, said, “At IIMCIP, it is our objective to create a nurturing ecosystem for entrepreneurs working on innovative solutions to our socio-economic challenges. We encourage sustainable, motivating, affordable, responsible, transformative or SMART ideas and provide them necessary support so that they may create a positive impact in the country. We will provide mentorship, visibility and access to funds to the participants that will help them to take their venture to the next level.”
‘Smart Fifty – 50 solutions to transform India’ was announced during the august presence of Prof. Ashok Banerjee, Director IIMCIP, Prof Ashutosh Sharma - Secretary to GoI, Department of Science & Technology, Dr. H. K. Mittal – Advisor Member Secretary, NSTEDB, Department of Science & Technology, GoI, Dr. R. Ramaraj, Chairman, IIMCIP Board, Mr. Pradeep Gupta, Director IIMCIP, Dr. Subhrangshu Sanyal, CEO IIMCIP and Mr. Sanjiv Aiyar – Director IIMCIP
Commenting at the occasion Dr. R.Ramaraj, Chairman, IIMCIP Board said, “The objective of Smart Fifty is to identify and mentor innovative startups, working on ideas that can help positively transform India. We would gladly provide mentorship, seed fund, training and networking opportunities to the promising entrepreneurs in this field. IIMCIP has created an ecosystem with all required support to translate an innovative idea to a self-sustaining and financially independent business.”
Aspiring participants can present their business ideas in the following domains by logging on to www.smartfify.com.