Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala Honoured With The Prof. Krishnaji Memorial Lecture Award

2023-03-18T13:10:28+05:30Mar 18, 2023|

IIT Madras Research Park (IITMRP), India’s first university-based research park, today announced that Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala, President, IITMRP was conferred with the prestigious “Prof. Krishnaji Memorial Lecture Award (2022)” by The National Academy of Sciences (NASI) on the occasion of recently conducted National Science Day.

From Start-Ups To Unicorns: How IIT Madras Research Park Is Shaping Indian Entrepreneurs

2023-03-18T13:11:28+05:30Mar 18, 2023|

What does it take to establish and run a deep-tech haven that has given birth to some of India’s most notable start-up companies? Hear it first-hand from the visionary who laid the foundation for a novel innovation ecosystem that commercializes transformative deep-tech solutions for India and the world!

Inside IIT Madras: What makes the institute’s ecosystem a deep tech haven

2023-03-18T13:11:42+05:30Mar 18, 2023|

Hailing from a family that has produced businessmen over three generations, Kolkata-born Ankit Poddar terms himself as the ‘odd one out’ for choosing to study engineering, specifically computer engineering, in the early 2000s.

IIT Madras Research Park’s gambit to generate rural employment

2023-02-21T16:00:41+05:30Feb 21, 2023|

IIT Madras Research Park, a sprawling, 11.5 acre, 1.2 million sq ft complex that offers plug-and-play facilities for corporate R&D work, and earns ₹50-60 crore annually, is a veritable success story, but for its President, Prof Ashok Jhunjhunwala, the success is not good enough.

Valuation of IIT-M Incubation Cell’s start-ups seen touching ₹40,000 crore

2023-02-21T11:50:22+05:30Feb 19, 2023|

While a strong base has been created, the journey has just begun: Prof. Jhunjhunwala Chennai, February19, 2023:In the dozen years after Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala set up his dream twin projects – IIT Madras Research Park and IIT Madras Incubation Cell – both the Section 8 companies are giving the professor cheer.

IIT-M Research Park & HTC Global partner to set up data annotation centre at Tirunelveli

2023-02-20T16:31:12+05:30Feb 16, 2023|

Chennai, February15, 2023: IIT-Madras Research Park has partnered with IT firm HTC Global Services and industry body NASSCOM to set up a rural BPO (business process outsourcing) centre in Reddiarpatti in Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu.

The Moo’ve to disrupt India’s dairy industry An IITMIC incubated startup case study

2023-01-10T10:45:12+05:30Jan 09, 2023|

Milk is the largest crop on this planet. Despite the massive numbers, there is a strong need for technology intervention, especially in the emerging markets where the yield per animal is low, traceability is inadequate, and quality is not up to the mark.

Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala speaks toDeep Tech Musings on “Building India’s foremost deep-tech startup hub – IITM Incubation Cell”

2022-12-30T12:22:44+05:30Dec 24, 2022|

Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala, President – IIT Madras Research Park (IITMRP), IITM Incubation Cell & RTBI (IITM’s Rural Technology and Business Incubator) in a comprehensive and in-depth exchange, spoke to Pronojit Saha, Deep Tech Musings on “Building India’s foremost deep-tech startup hub – IITM Incubation Cell”. 

IIT Madras Research Park releases Technology Validation Report on Vision and AI and its application in Process Industry

2022-12-27T17:18:16+05:30Dec 13, 2022|

Chennai, December 13, 2022: IIT Madras Research Park (IITMRP), India’s first University-based Research Park and IIT Madras Incubation Cell, India's leading Deep-tech Start-up hub, conducted a day-long event on Vision & AI Technology – Towards Industry 4.0.