Activities envisaged

Startups valley TBI will undertake the following activities to promote technology entrepreneurship.

General Activites

  • Promote students to come up with commercially viable curriculum projects
  • Equip students to create the start-ups during the study period
  • Counselling for various possible investment avenues
  • Online and Offline Campaigns to educate college students and the common people about available opportunities.
  • Separate Web Campaigns and Online Promotions for creating awareness and attracting the potential candidates.
  • Innovation promotional programmes for school and college students
  • Organize innovation expos
  • Provide laboratories, testing and R&D facilities and human resources for R&D developments.
  • Financial support for school and college students for the development of innovative projects
  • Awards for potential innovators
  • Organize seminars/workshops for innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • Organize special training programmes for college and school teachers
  • Associating with various governmental and nongovernmental organizations for spreading the message and attracting right people for starting new ventures
  • Technology development / up-gradation
  • Prototype development
  • Preparation of Business Plan (covering market, technology and financial attractiveness)
  • Mentoring to Start-ups
  • Patent Facilitation Support to deserving inventions.
  • Enabling Technology Transfer
  • Co-incubation with interested colleges
  • Introduction to banks / venture capitalists
  • Linkages with Technology & Business Institutions across the globe

Targeted beneficiaries

  • General Public
  • College students

Potential Networking Agencies

  • General Public
  • NSTEDB(National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board)
  • Technopark & Technopark TBITrivandrum
  • ISBA (Indian STEPs and Business Incubators Association)
  • APIN (Asia Pacific Incubation Network)
  • KSCSTE (Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment)
  • Malayala Manorama - Malayalam news Daily
  • EDII (Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India) Ahmedabad & Trissur
  • RRII (Rubber Research Institute of India)
  • MSME Development Institute , Thrissur
  • Directorate of Industries and Commerce, Government of Kerala
  • IEI (Institution of Engineers India)
  • Spices Board
  • R&D wing of Commissionerate of Persons with disabilities
  • Various STEPs(Science and Technology Entrepreneurs Parks) , TBIs, IEDCs, EDCs