INVENTECH – 16 is organized by Jain (Deemed-to-be University), School of Engineering & Technology
Inventech – 16 is an innovative business incubation competition organized by the Jain (Deemed-to-be University), School of Engineering and Technology in the fields of Renewable Energy & Environmental Sustainability, Nano Materials, Novel Materials, Technology in Agriculture & Allied Business, IT and Internet of Things.
Aim of the competition:
To award three (3) Prizes for the best Product Ideas and one (1) Special Prize.
To consider promising ideas for Incubation by Jain (Deemed-to-be University) Incubation Centre. There is no upper limit for the number of ideas that shall be considered for incubation.
Scope of the Ideas
The Ideas must result in products with potential for commercialization. The idea can relate to a new product, new software or a new design of an existing product. The ideas must relate to the following domains:
Agriculture & Allied Business and
Information Technology & Internet of Things
The idea contest is open for faculty members of all departments, PG/UG/Ph.D. students/scholars of all branches of Science and Engineering
The teams can comprise one (1) Faculty member and a maximum of four (4) students. Alternatively, the team can comprise two (2) Faculty members
Format for the submission of ideas
Names of the team members
Name of the University, College and Branch
Title of the idea
Domain of the idea
Abstract (overview)-not more than one page (in pdf format)
Detailed proposal covering the following (in pdf format)
A catchy name of the idea
Short description of the idea
Initial design of the idea
Source of inspiration
Describe what is novel in your idea and how it can be useful
Marketing plans and potential, how it can be scaled, customer acceptance, target audience and projection for 5 years.
Rs. 500/- per team
Last Date of Submission
30 September 2016
The jury will shortlist the best entries from student teams and from faculty teams after a review of the submissions in the context of the above requirements. Decisions of Jury members will be final.
Registration details will be sent to the shortlisted candidates.
The shortlisted teams will be invited for the finals to be held on October 8th 2016.
Prof. Madhu B.R +91 9902299544 Prof. Suma Manjunath +91 8105871111