STARTUP



Student Startup Innovation Policy (SSIP)

Government of Gujarat (GOG) has selected Gandhinagar Institute of Technology (GIT) as a Nodal Institute since July-2018 under Student Startup Innovation Policy (SSIP). The MOU has been signed between SSIP and GIT to utilize the SSIP grant and nurture the startup ecosystem at the institute. The objective is to promote innovation centric activities and develop the Startup Ecosystem in the institute and support the student innovations through mentoring and financial support. The students have hidden fear of failure and wastage of their money in trying the new ideas, which can be overcome using the financial support and this will boost their confidence for developing innovative products.

SSIP Policy

Objectives

  • To develop and implement student centric startup ecosystem.
  • Providing the basic knowledge of latest trend of market by organizing skill development programs like 3D printing, GITHUB, IoT, Arduino etc.
  • Provide platform like project fair, design demo day etc. for showcasing the innovative idea and interact with the industry experts to have their valuable suggestions.
  • Developing student centric Innovation based Ecosystem in the institute.
  • Promote the student innovators to participate in innovation based local, state, national or international events.
  • Support the innovative projects by providing mentoring, infrastructural and financial support through SSIP.
  • Creating a pathway for students which helps them in converting the innovative ideas into a prototype or minimum viable product (MVP).
  • Creating IPR awareness and proving supports to file the patent for the students.

Activities

  • To conduct various innovation and entrepreneurship-related activities prescribed by Central MIC in time bound fashion.
  • Identify and reward innovations and share success stories.
  • Organize periodic workshops/ seminars/ interactions with entrepreneurs, investors, professionals and create a mentor pool for student innovators.
  • Network with peers and national entrepreneurship development organizations.
  • Create an Institution’s Innovation portal to highlight innovative projects carried out by institution’s faculty and students.
  • Organize Hackathons, idea competition, mini-challenges etc. with the involvement of industries.

Activities

Following are 108 activities organized under SSIP:

  • Organized Seminar on “Startup – Make It Happen” on 04.09.18 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Startup – A Creative Corner” on 18.09.18 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
  • Organized FDP on “IPR Awareness” on 28.09.18 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Startup Talk” on 17.01.19 from 9:45 am to 10:45 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Startup Vs Entrepreneurship” on 22.01.19 from 8:50 am to 9:45 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Idea Nurturing” on 23.01.19 from 9:45 am to 10:45 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Importance of IPR” on 24.01.19 from 8:50 am to 9:45 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Elements of Successful Startup” on 25.01.19 from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Opportunities for Mechanical Engineers” on 25.01.19 from 8:50 am to 11:00 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Startup Awareness” on 28.01.19 from 11:15 am to 12:15 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Think out of the Box” on 28.01.19 from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Prospects of Startup” on 29.01.19 from 9:45 am to 10:45 am
  • Organized Seminar on “The Prospects of Surface Science & Nanotechnology” on 06.02.19 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Importance of Prototype” on 22.02.19 from 9:45 am to 10:45 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Pen It Down” on 25.02.19 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Steps to Start a Startup” on 26.02.19 from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Startup Introduction” on 01.07.19 from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Details about SSIP Policy” on 02.07.19 from 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Innovation & Startup” on 03.07.19 from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Ideation” on 05.07.19 from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Pen Your Idea Down” on 08.07.19 from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Selection of Problem Definition” on 09.07.19 from 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Opportunity Identification” on 10.07.19 from 9:45 am – 10:45 am
  • Organized Workshop on “Brainstorming” on 11.07.19 from 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Tap Your Ideas” on 12.07.19 from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Ideation Algorithm” on 16.07.19 from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Idea Pinching” on 19.07.19 from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Digital Marketing” on 24.07.19 from 8:50 am – 11:00 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Steps to Register Startup” on 25.07.19 from 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “A Key to Succeed in Competitive Market” on 25.07.19 from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Startup Sensitization” on 06.08.19 from 8:50 am – 9:45 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “All About Startup” on 22.08.19 from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Poster Making Competition on “Student Innovation Startup Day” on 15.10.19 from 8:50 am – 12:00 pm
  • Organized Workshop on “Intellectual Property Right Awareness Workshop” on 17.12.19 from 8:50 am – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “SOIC Awareness” on 01.01.20 from 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
  • Organized FDP on “SSIP & SOIC Faculty Awareness” on 04.01.20 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Opportunities under SSIP” on 07.01.20 from 12:15 to 1:15 pm
  • Organized Skill Development Program on “3D Printing Workshop-1” on 17.01.20 from 8:50 am – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Skill Development Program on “3D Printing Workshop-2” on 23.01.20 from 8:50 am – 3:30 pm
  • Organized Skill Development Program on “Arduino Workshop” on 30.01.20 from 8:50 am – 1:15 pm
  • Organized Skill Development Program on “3D Printing Workshop-3” on 04.02.20 from 8:50 am – 1:15 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Drone Technology – Alumni Talk – Umang Joshi” on 14.02.20 from 8:50 am to 11:15 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Alumni Expert Talk for EC” on 07.03.20 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Alumni Expert Talk for CL & ME” on 09.03.20 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am
  • Organized Seminar on “Alumni Expert Talk for CE & IT” on 09.03.20 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized Seminar on “Alumni Expert Talk for EE” on 12.03.20 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Cyber Security: Corona Virus for Computer” on 11.4.2020 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Webinar on AutoML” on 13.04.2020 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “5 Days Lecture series on “Python for Images” on 16.04.2020 to 20.04.2020 from 10:00 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Organized Ideathon on “GIT Vs Covid-19 Ideathon” on 18.04.2020 to 28.04.2020 from 1:00 pm to 5:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Success Stories of Student Start-up” on 12.5.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Magic of 3D Printing” on 13.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Machine Learning with applications” on 14.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Fundamentals of Lithium-ion Battery and Electric Vehicle Modeling” on 16.05.2020 from 05:30 pm to 07:00 pm
  • Organized Online Workshop on “IPR Workshop” on 20.05.2020 to 22.05.2020 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Zeiss Reverse Engineering Software” on 20.05.2020 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Digital Design” on 21.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Data Science with Tableau” on 22.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Importance of BigData and IOT” on 23.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • “Organized Online Webinar on “”Utilization of Industrial waste
  • in construction technology”” on 26.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am”
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Green Building and Smart city concept” on 27.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Essentials of Editing with Lightroom and Snapseed” on 28.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Basics of NodeJS” on 29.5.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Recent Trends in Computing” on 30.05.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Practical Concepts about Construction Site” on 03.06.2020 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Nothing will work unless you do” on 06.06.2020 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Emerging Trends in EC a step towards digital India” on 07.06.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower” on 09.06.2020 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Pre Cast Constriction Technology” on 10.06.2020 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Developing Engineer’s Skill in Engineering – SolidWorks” on 12.6.2020 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “BIM technology” on 12.6.2020 from 04.00 pm to 5.30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Industrial Automation Version 4.0” on 13.06.2020 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Latest Advancements in AI, ML, VLSI & Automotive Realm” on 14.06.2020 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “How to become successful & responsible engineer” on 21.06.2020 from 10:30 am to 11:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Career Hacking: So you finished your study, what’s the next move?” on 28.06.2020 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “My Entrepreneurial Journey” on 04.07.2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Basics of Machine Learning” on 11.07.2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “ISO Certification (IMS) and its briefing” on 11.07.2020 from 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Management as career option” on 18.07.2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Your Network is the Networth” on 25.07.2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “An overview of MS Project – A project management software” on 29.08.2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized FDP on “IPR” on 22.11.2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized FDO on “Patent Drafting Workshop” on 01.12.2020 & 02.12.2020 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Patentability of Computer Related Inventions In India 10.12.2020” on 10.12.2020 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Sensitization Program” on 29.01.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Innovation Presentation technique” on 08.02.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “SSIP IPR Session 1: Patent Drafting for Beginners” on 17.02.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “SSIP Meeting for approved teams” on 01.03.2021 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am
  • Organized Online Webinar on “SSIP IPR Session 2: Patent Search & Analysis” on 10.03.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Poster Making Competition on “Design Demo Day” on 26.03.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Poster Making Competition on “Project Fair” on 27.03.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “SSIP IPR Session 3 Patent Drafting Exercise” on 12.04.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Ideathon on “GIT Vs Covid – 21” on 09.06.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Organized GUJCOST Sponsored 2 Day Nation Level Webinar on “Intellectual Property Right & Patent” on 21.06.2021 & 22.06.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “Prototype validation” on 01.07.2021 from 9:15 am to 10:45 am
  • Organized Webinar on “Computer Vision for UG IT and CE Sem-7” on 03.07.2021 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “Brand Management for MBA Sem-2” on 16.07.2021 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized Hackathon on “C Mania Hackathon for UG First year ALL Branches” on 05.08.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “Problem Solving and Ideation” on 20.08.2021 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “Panel Discussion with students/faculty” on 24.08.2021 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am
  • Organized Webinar on “Success Stories of Student Yash Sharma” on 24.08.2021 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “IP Awareness Program” on 06.09.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “Motivational Session by Successful Entrepreneur/Startup founder for students Mr Jainam Shah” on 18.09.2021 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Organized IPR Project Review under 75 Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav on “75 Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav Patentability Evaluation” on 21.09.2021 to 23.09.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized SSIP Project Review under 75 Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav on “75 Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav SSIP Project Review” on 23.09.2021 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “75 Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav Impact Lecture Series” on 24.09.2021 from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “A Startup Talk with Mr Maurya Bhatt” on 14.10.2021 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Organized GUJCOST Sponsored 2 Day Nation Level Webinar on “Intellectual Property in Academia” on 21.10.2021 & 22.10.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

SSIP Meeting

SSIP Coordinator
Prof Mrugesh Khatri
Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering Department
Email:ssip@git.org.in

GIT-Institution's Innovation Council (IIC)

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India has established ‘MHRD’s Innovation Cell (MIC)’ to systematically foster the culture of Innovation amongst all Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). The primary mandate of MIC is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into prototypes.

MIC has envisioned encouraging creation of ‘Institution’s Innovation Council (IICs)’ across selected HEIs. A network of these IICs was established to promote innovation in the Institution through multitudinous modes leading to an innovation promotion eco-system in the campuses.

IIC Policy

Objectives

  • To create a vibrant local innovation ecosystem.
  • Start-up supporting Mechanism in HEIs.
  • Prepare institute for Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements Framework.
  • Establish Function Ecosystem for Scouting Ideas and Pre-incubation of Ideas.
  • Develop better Cognitive Ability for Technology Students.

Functions of IICs

  • To conduct various innovation and entrepreneurship-related activities prescribed by Central MIC in time bound fashion.
  • Identify and reward innovations and share success stories.
  • Organize periodic workshops/ seminars/ interactions with entrepreneurs, investors, professionals and create a mentor pool for student innovators.
  • Network with peers and national entrepreneurship development organizations.
  • Create an Institution’s Innovation portal to highlight innovative projects carried out by institution’s faculty and students.
  • Organize Hackathons, idea competition, mini-challenges etc. with the involvement of industries.

Activities

  • IIC in collaboration with the WDC organised a webinar of ‘GCCI Women Start-up Program “Atmanirbhar Nari” under the banner of iHUB and Gujrat Chamber of Commerce on 7th of May 2021, Friday.
  • MIC session “Why IP is important in academia?” organised on 26th April 2021.
  • Ministry of Education (MoE) organised a talk on “From your Ph.D./ Masters Thesis to a start-up” to convince attendees that their skills are valuable to be an entrepreneur on 23rd April 2021.
  • The session on “Orientation session for all students by Innovation Ambassador” organized on 29th January 2021 by Innovation Ambassadors.
  • MIC session “National Webinar on Research, Innovation, and Ranking” organized on 11th August 2021.
  • GIT- IIC Cell along with SSIP Cell and Hackathon had organized a session on “Prototype Validation- Converting Prototype into a Startup” for students on 01/07/2021. The objective was to make students aware regarding conversion of an idea to startup. Students of Gandhinagar Institute of Technology had attended this talk. It was a very interesting session with extremely rich content, where prototyping validation was also covered along with the prototyping.
  • IIC has successfully completed all the 3 activities on the World Entrepreneur’s Day celebration on 24/8/2021. The entrepreneur day celebration started with a healthy panel discussion with students on start-ups and innovative prototypes, faculty/staff entrepreneurs. This followed with the poster-making competition on entrepreneurship where students showcased their creativity. At the end of the day, Mr. Yash Sharma founder and C.E.O of Xatch Software guided and talked about the journey, success, failure and hindrance faced by the entrepreneurs. The events were remarkable and fulfilled their purpose towards the Entrepreneurship details.
  • GIT IIC Cell in collaboration with SSIP Cell, IPR Cell and IQAC Cell has organized Impact lecture sessions on 24/9/21 and 5/10/21. The event was sponsored by the Ministry of Education and AICTE. Day-1 of the session comprised of webinar on Innovation and Design Thinking, conducted by Mr. Karmjitsinh Bihola and a webinar on IPR, conducted by Mr. Amit Patel. Day-2 of the session comprised of webinar on Startup, conducted by Mr. Darshak Doshi and Mr. Shravan Rajpurohit, founder and co-founder of Intellify Pvt. Ltd. and a webinar on Entrepreneurship, conducted by Mr. Satya Ranjan Acharya, director at a Technology Business Incubator. More than 200 Students and faculties enthusiastically participated in the event making it a grand success.
  • Received 3.5 Star Ranking in Institutions’ Innovation Council (2020-21) Annual Performance.

For more information visit https://www.mic.gov.in/iic.html

IIC- Meetings

IIC Coordinator
Prof Sejal Bhavsar
Assistant Professor
Computer Engineering Department
Email:iic@git.org.in

Intellectual Property Rights Cell (IPR)

IPR

The GIT IPR cell was established in December 2019. In addition, GIT has established IPR Cell in collaboration with GUJCOST and signed MOU in December 2020.

Aims and Objectives

Standardize all the documents for the process at the Institute level.

  • To inspire creative and innovative research which has industrial value.
  • To assist faculty members, staff and students of GIT in evaluating the patentability and commercial potential of their inventions.
  • To train faculty members, staff and students about provisional patent filing procedures in India as well as the procedure for filing the Applications.
  • To make faculty members, staff and students familiar with Patent filing forms (Form- 1,2 & 5)
  • To make faculty members, staff and students aware about the various requirements/data to be provided for filling of such forms.
  • To conduct patent workshops to motivate researchers to convert that thought into industrial product

Activities

  • Organized FDP on “IPR” on 22.11.2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Organized FDO on “Patent Drafting Workshop” on 01.12.2020 & 02.12.2020 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Patentability of Computer Related Inventions In India 10.12.2020” on 10.12.2020 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Sensitization Program” on 29.01.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “Innovation Presentation technique” on 08.02.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “SSIP IPR Session 1: Patent Drafting for Beginners” on 17.02.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Online Webinar on “SSIP IPR Session 2: Patent Search & Analysis” on 10.03.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “SSIP IPR Session 3 Patent Drafting Exercise” on 12.04.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized GUJCOST Sponsored 2 Day Nation Level Webinar on “Intellectual Property Right & Patent” on 21.06.2021 & 22.06.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Organized Webinar on “IP Awareness Program” on 06.09.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • Organized IPR Project Review under 75 Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav on “75 Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav Patentability Evaluation” on 21.09.2021 to 23.09.2021 from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Organized GUJCOST Sponsored 2 Day Nation Level Webinar on “Intellectual Property in Academia” on 21.10.2021 & 22.10.2021 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

IPR Meeting

IPR Coordinator
Prof Jyotin A Kateshia
Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering Department
Email:iprcell@git.org.in

GIT- National innovation and start-up policy (NISP)

NISP

Gandhinagar Institute of Technology has initiated the efforts for implementing the National innovation and start-up policy (NISP), under the guidance of the Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell (MIC). The Motive of this policy is to encourage innovation and start-up environment in the campus, among the students and faculty.

Objectives

  • Improving creativity, creative thinking and design among faculty, staff and the student community.
  • Developing and assisting groups of students to develop some form of new ideas.
  • Provide pre-incubation incubation and incubation site for the academic / student / staff / student.
  • Organizing webinars, FDP, conferences and workshops for students, faculty, and alumni graduates, and promoting new cultures and entrepreneurs at the institution.
  • Strengthen the environmental and business value of the institution by providing an awareness and protection center for IPR, an industrial communications platform.
  • Generation and postgraduate initiatives at educational institutions that can make a difference in society through their expertise.
  • Compliance with the proposed NISP framework and meeting the key performance indicators set by the MIC.

Functions of NISP

  • Establish the status of the Incubation Center and infrastructure to facilitate I&E activities at the center and NER.
  • Provide a platform for skills, students, and alumni to develop new products that are internationally recognized and generate business opportunities.
  • Strategic integration with DST, CII, MSME and other premium institutions for me to teach and collaborate on creating a positive I&E job environment.
  • Improving the quality of research work among I&E-related students and obtaining an IPR / patent for technology transfer of commercial technology.
  • Make the incubation infrastructure self-sufficient and self-sufficient.

NISP Meeting

NISP Coordinator
Prof Sejal Bhavasar
Assistant Professor
Computer Engineering Department
Email:sejal.bhavsar@git.org.in