Venture Center incubatees were selected among the first round of 50 shortlisted candidates under DST-Lockheed Martin India Innovation Growth Program 2016.
- Swasti Agro & Bioproducts Pvt Ltd- Associate Incubatee
- JC OrthoHeal – Dr Pankaj Chhatrala
- Genrich Membranes Pvt. Ltd- Resident Incubatee
- CareNx Innovations Private Limited – Shantanu Pathak
About DST-Lockheed Martin India Innovation Growth Program:
The India Innovation Growth Program is a joint initiative of the Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India; Lockheed Martin Corporation;Indo-US Science and Technology Forum, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry; Stanford Graduate School of Business and the IC2 Institute at the University of Texas.
For more information about the program visit the link DST-Lockheed Martin India Innovation Growth Program
Venture Center’s associate incubatee “Cellzyme Biotech” has won Elevator Pitch Competition (EPC) award at Massachusetts Institute of technology – Global Startup Workshop, MIT GSW 2016 held in Hyderabad. The award was presented to Cellzyme on 23 March 2016, by Dr. R. Chidambaram, Principal Scientific Advisor to Government of India.
Read more about the event: here
Venture Center’s associate incubatee “Swasti Agro & Bioproducts Pvt Ltd” won the award in category “Good for India” in Subcategory “Agriculture”.
In its second edition, the Times Network Digital India Summit garnered overwhelming response and support from all stakeholders, and to bolster the path-breaking endeavor further, the network presented the first ever Digital India Awards 2016 which recognized and honored the tenacious efforts by individuals and organizations in the social and corporate world that are harnessing the power of IT to transform business processes, improve delivery of public services and create a positive impact on society.
Read more about the summit: Here
Venture Center’s resident incubatee “Embryyo Technologies Pvt Ltd” has been selected as the top 18 finalists at the 5th 100K Challenge by M2D2.
More info about 5th 100 K challenge by M2D2: here
Venture Center’s SIIP Fellow Ms. Amrita Sukrity became the pitch winner and received a cash prize of Rs 1,50,000/- at the Villgro’s Unconvention|L event held on March 12, 2016 at the MCCIA Trade Tower.
Villgro saw over 120 attendees for the event and received over 100 applications for the business plan pitch, of whom six finalists presented their plans to an expert jury who selected one winner – Spittle, which is developing point-of-care diagnostics for neonates
The details about the event is given in the link: http://www.villgro.org/blog/unconventionl-pune-social-enterprise-conference-round/