Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) launched by the Governmentin April 2018, primarily aims at creation of an ecosystem to foster innovation and technology development in Defence and Aerospace.
Government of Kerala initiated the startup movement through Kerala Startup Mission by forging and implementing forward-looking policies for creating a vibrant start up ecosystem in the state primarily to foster the growth of innovation lead technology entrepreneurship.
DNA stands for Discover, Nurture & Align and is our agile innovation approach to engaging with startups in business-defined search fields, use-cases and problem statements. DNA Open Innovation Platform helps identify disruptive innovations outside Bosch, structure an engagement mechanism through our 16-week Accelerator Program, reduce time-to-market, fill portfolio gaps & contribute to our ideation pipeline. As part of the DNA Accelerator Program, we work with a cohort of startups.
Powered by Brand Capital (BC), the investment team at India’s largest media conglomerate and GSVlabs, a part of the Global Silicon Valley (GSV) umbrella of businesses focused on three complementary disciplines: Investments, Strategic Services, and Media – united by an obsession with finding, investing in, and partnering with the most dynamic growth companies in the world.
The two-day ‘Hack2help’ event was jointly hosted by the U.S. Consulate General, Chennai, and Learning Links Foundation, with the support of Kerala Startup Mission, Maker Village and Science Society of India.
Maker Village is the largest electronic hardware incubator and ESDM facility in the country, which is a pioneering startup initiative of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India with Indian Institute of Information Technology, Trivandrum as the implementation agency and Kerala Startup Mission as the supporting partner.