Innovation Marathon was held on 15th January 2019 which was supported by Ministry of MSME, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Ministry of Minority Affairs, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Department of Biotechnology, NIESBUD, SIDBI, Atal Innovation Mission & MyGov. The event was organized in two sections. The first section was targeted to provide knowledge awareness about entrepreneurship and related schemes which Central & State governments and banks are providing while the second section was targeted to identify the start-up/innovative ideas which were having potential to get converted into successful business entities.
During the second session, 15 teams (involving B.Tech, I-MBA and MBA-IDS students) presented their ideas in front of the Innovation Marathon team. Out of these 15 teams, 6 teams (details shared below) were shortlisted for further support that involves funding and guidance from industry experts.
Below are the teams shortlisted along with their innovative ideas:
Vista Vincent (DTR)
Rakshith Reddy Gopidi (Medwle – Health care a click away)
Soumyadip Ghosh (HOW-Hospitals on Wheels)
Grandy Madhav (THYRA (BLE based Smart Lighting))
Anirudh Verma (MPSampark)
Shourya Sengupta (LoudSign)