Monday, 19 April 2021

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Technology Incubator

Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS)
Arkavathi Campus

A project uniquely emulating  a not-for-profit  entity for potential nanotechnology business incubation.

funded by
Nano Mission, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India


Mission statement 

To nurture nascent ideas & concepts, incubate lab-level science, and translation to commercial products of high social relevance and impact

Salient features

  • Soft platform to CeNS faculty to take up entrepreneurship for translational activities. a virtual platform for in-house researchers
  • Individual or joint ventures with external agencies including industry.
  • Assistance in overcoming barriers in incubating precious ideas.
  • Channeling usage of CeNS research facilities at attractive charges.
  • Multi-dimensional business-related assistance including orientation and training, IPR related issues, statutory/governmental approvals, industry expertise and consultancy, marketing and marketing survey.
  • Hosting and promoting workshops, business meetings, entrepreneurship development programmes and so on.
  • Arranging one-to-one and one-to-multipont interactions between the incubatees and investors.

Administered by a project advisory board, Greenhouse sources, on a need to have basis, industry experts and consultants  apt for the case.