Partners

AGRI UDAAN FOOD AND AGRIBUSINESS ACCELERATOR 3.0

AGRI UDAAN is a Food and Agribusiness Accelerator organized by a-IDEA, Technology Business Incubator of NAARM, supported by Dept. of Science & Technology, GoI. The program focuses on catalysing scale-up stage Food and agribusiness start-ups through rigorous mentoring, industry networking and investor pitching. AGRI UDAAN is a unique platform for scale-up stage innovators, entrepreneurs and start-ups in Food and Agribusiness sectors to showcase their products/services and to receive valuable inputs from Mentors, Incubators, R&D Institutions, Agribusiness Industry and Investors. a-IDEA(Association for Innovation Development of Entrepreneurship in Agriculture), is a Technology Business Incubator(TBI) hosted by National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (ICAR-NAARM), Hyderabad & supported by NSTEDB, DST & BIRAC, DBT of Govt. of India (GOI).

Bosch

Bosch Group is leading global supplier of technology and services. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. Bosch India is one of the largest R&D center outside Germany offering end-to-end engineering, IT & Business solutions. Bosch’s very own startup Alliance program DNA which helps ‘D’ Discover the startups in Bosch interest area, ‘N’ Nurture startups for a period of 16 weeks and ‘A’ Align startups with Bosch business units. The main objective of this program is to work with innovative startups& explore the opportunity to co-create the product/solution or explore partnership to go-to-market through potential engagement models.

Intel

Intel India Maker Lab in Bengaluru has been accelerating hardware & systems innovation and amplifying maker capability of startup community in India. It is collaborating with other accelerators from the government, industry, and academia.

Indigram Labs Foundation

Indigram Labs Foundation (ILF) is a technology-based incubator founded in October 2015 with a vision to promote creativity and innovation in agriculture, renewable energy, and rural healthcare industry. Their mission is to promote creativity and innovation in agriculture, food, clean energy related to agriculture, education,,skill development and health care to lead the youth of the country towards a sustainable future. To,generate the passion of entrepreneurship within the young graduates coming out of colleges,,universities and institutes of India. To promote the attitude of self-sustainability within the youth of,India.

LIVE

LIVE is a business incubator and entrepreneurship development centre of IIM Kozhikode set-up with the support of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. Established in June 2016, the centre is envisioned to function as a business incubator with a purpose of creating a National Centre of Excellence that promotes innovation, new business venturing and entrepreneurship. Towards this, it seeks to emerge as a collaborative platform that help transform innovative ideas into business ventures that make significant economic and social impact. As an on-campus Incubator, it stands to gain immensely from the faculty members, students, research & knowledge base, alumni, institutional networks and other resources at IIM Kozhikode.

SINE

Set up in 2004, it is one of the earliest incubators in academia with a potential to create startups focussing on economic growth, strategic value and social relevance. It gives prototyping grants, provides incubation support to tech startups and also runs accelerator programs in corporate partnership. SINE has been selected as “Centre of Excellence” by Department of Science and Technology (DST), GOI with funding support to scale up its activities. It has also been approved Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) support under the aegis of Department of Bio Technology (DBT) to set up a Bio incubator ‘BioNEST’ to support the bio-med-tech startups

Deshpande

Deshpande Startups is India’s leading startup incubator for founders from and for Bharat (which is the Non-Metro region of India). It is an eco-system of resources, connections, knowledge & talent to support mission driven entrepreneurs to scale in their venture. Entrepreneurs call it as a living laboratory to test their business ideas, get it validated, build successful ventures and scale to the greater heights. Deshpande Startups have built the ecosystem to nurture and support startups that have a focus on Agriculture, Education and Rural innovations. In Hubballi they have created world class infrastructure with state of the art Makers Lab, ESDM Lab, Office spaces, Warehouse and co-working spaces.