Swa’Desh’:On Entrepreneurship and Impact

I think the future is yours. This is the time when you need to take risks. You got to make sure that you have a lot of fun in life. And you do things that are exciting. Don’t worry about risks and all that kind of stuff . After all  what do you have to…

From Rags To Riches #1 : The HyperVerge Chapter

A great writer once said “Some men are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them.” Belonging to the world where about 90% of the startups succumb in their initial stages, a group of alumni raised the bars by being in that 10%. From the stage of struggling to install a…

Riders Of Change #1 : Dr. Anil Prabhakar

“A social entrepreneur should be more interested in others than himself” Dressed more as a student in shorts and t-shirt, Dr. Anil Prabhakar is not easily recognized as a professor who teaches classes and conducts research. Well, he is not your average person. A physicist by training and a faculty in the Department of Electrical…

A Word from the Dronacharya

Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala ,Department of Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras- often referred to as Dronacharya for his contributions to the cause of entrepreneurship is considered the pioneer in nurturing Industry academia interaction in India towards R&D, Innovation and Product Development. He conceived and built the first Research Park (IIT Madras Research Park) in India which houses…

Electric Vehicles : The next big thing

“You are never too young to start. ” says Chetan Maini and Tarun Mehta. While the former is the founder of REVA ,India’s first electric car, the latter is the CEO of Ather Energy which manufactures smart electric scooters. To add more to this panel came in Dr. Ashok Jhunjhunwala, professor in electrical engineering IIT…