MoU Signed with AIM
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MoU signed with Assam Institute of Management

In order to develop entrepreneurial ecosystem, ISVEC initiated a Memorandum of Undersatnding (MOU) between IASST and the Assam Institute of Management.AIM, is a premier management institute of north-eastern India, under the government of Assam. AIM has around three decades of experience in management education, research and management consultancy. The MoU between IASST and AIM adds considerable depth to ISVEC, for its activities related with technology commercialisation and start-up incubation. On 27th September 2018, the MoU was signed by Dr. N.C. Talukdar, Director, IASST and Prof. Mukulesh Barua, Director, AIM on…

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Launch of Technology Start-Up Scheme

Research is mostly a focused activity within a domain, while entrepreneurship requires knowledge of a wide spectrum of domains. This is one of the reasons why the research oriented people from science background seldom chose to create their own start-ups, despite of tremendous govt support for the innovation based start-ups. To break this barrier, ISVEC launched a unique Start-Up program for the researchers at IASST. Under this program, the researchers are being encouraged to  pick up any  abandoned technology at laboratories, and develop them further for commercialisation. Subsequently, their start-up…

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Balram Nair, Chennai Angels
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Visit by the VP, Chennai Angels

ISVEC organised an interactive session by Mr. Balram Nair, Vice President, Chennai Angels, on “Raising Start-Up Capital through Angel Funding”, at the auditorium of IASST. Along with the scientists and researchers of IASST, the session was also attended by 30 students from MSME Tool Room. It was a lively interaction between the audience and the expert, with multiple examples and anecdotes of angel investment. Mr. Nair explained the mechanism of angel investment. He emphasized that more than the idea, the investors look at the competence, commitment and the mentor-ability of…

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Launch of Surface Coated Bell Metal Products, using Plasma Technology

Bell Metal has been an age old cottage industry of Assam. However the virgin bell metal has problem of corrosion with consequence of discard and replacement of bell metal product within few years. IASST has developed a plasma coated technology which not only protects the bell metal from corrosion but also helps in protecting its luster for more than 10 years. This classic plaque of Kamakhya Temple hand casted by local artisans is coated by plasma technology made foir visitors to this holy shrine to percolate memory of Ma Kamakhya.…

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Interactive session with innovators on R&D commercialisation

28-02-2018 An interactive session was organised by ISVEC on on R&D commercialization and start-up formation, on 28-02-2018. The resource personnel included Prof. Shantikam Hazarika (Founding Director, AIM); Dr. N. C. Talukdar (Director, IASST);  Mr. Subhasish Ghosh (Founder Seenergi IPR);  Mr. Siddhartha Lahkar (Asst. Manager, NEDFI ); Mr. Sooraj Bajoria  (Chartered Accountant) and Mr. Gopal Chandra Taparia (Chartered  Accountant). The questions were asked on the subjects like Start-up formation, venture funding, filing and commercialization of patents, marketing of innovations, technical supports by IASST, etc. To make the interaction understandable by the…

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Exhibition of Innovations

27-28th February 2018 An “Exhibition of Innovation”was held in IASST campuson the National Science Day, 2018, in a grand manner. Along with the R&D outputs of IASST, around 50 innovators from across north-eastern India exhibited their innovations in the event. The villagers from Bakarapara and Kallapara villages of Rani Block, Kamrup, Assam also displayed many rural products and machineries. More than 1500 visitors attended the event. ISVEC under IASST, took special initiatives to carry forward the innovations to their intended beneficiaries. Despite of their extremely busy schedule, personnel from Guwahati…

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Workshop on Market Driven Innovation & Grooming of Entrepreneurs in NE India

Date:  1st December 2017 A workshop was held by Institute of Advanced Study in Science & Technology (IASST), Guwahati, under its initiative “IASST Social Venture & Entrepreneurship Consortium” (ISVEC) .Workshop Name:  Market Driven Innovation & Grooming of Entrepreneurs in NE IndiaVenue : Auditorium of Institute of Advanced Study in Science & Technology (IASST), GuwahatiObjectives :  To spread awareness about the upcoming Business Incubation Center under ISVEC, at IASST. To spread awareness about the support systems and the opportunities, which are available for the entrepreneurs of North-Eastern India. Providing guidance to the scientific community…

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