Infrastructure & Delivery, Skilling & Re skilling
Tech Enabled Farming, Supply Chain, Food Processing
Payment system, Financial Inclusion, Block Chain, Bigdata
Clean Tech, Water Conservation, Waste Management, Clean Energy, Pollution Management
Security, Mobility, City, Village, Home, Governance, Retail
Devices, Home Care, Rural Care
Sep 20, 2017
Sep 25, 2017
Registration and Outreach starts
Dec 7, 2017
Last date of application
Jan 21, 2018
First Round shortlist
Jan 27 - Mar 04, 2018
Mar 19 - 22, 2018
Boot Camp with top 50
March 25, 2018
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?
WHAT'S ON OFFER?
A solution addressing a big socio-economic need and having a sustainable revenue model. The typical characteristics of a smart idea are:
Sustainable, Motivational, Affordable, Responsible and Transformational.
One needs to first visit the website (www.smartfifty.com) (“Website”) for registering in the Program. The registration and application submission period will remain open from • Sep 25 - Dec 7, 2017 (both days inclusive). Next, click on the “Now Register” section for registration. Once the registration is successfully completed, a registration number will be generated and sent (via email /SMS) to the registered applicants. One needs to then verify the email account by following necessary instructions mentioned in the email. After registration is verified, one may visit the “Application Section” by logging in to the website and fill up the Application form online. The Application form can be saved (click “Save as draft”) and viewed (click “Login”) any number of times before final submission. Once the application is ready for final submission, the Applicant has to click “Submit”. No changes will be permitted after the Application has been submitted. Applicant will get a confirmation of the submission through email and / or a text message. Applicants must quote the Registration Number for all future correspondence.
The shortlisted applicants will be communicated both via Email and SMS confirming their selection to the subsequent stages. All such communication will be sent to Applicants’ registered Email Id and Mobile number.
The IIM Calcutta Innovation Park (IIMCIP) is a not for profit (Section 8) company established under the aegis of IIM Calcutta to promote Entrepreneurship and Innovation. The mission of IIMCIP is aligned to the mission of the institute to “develop innovative and ethical future leaders capable of managing change and transformation in a globally competitive environment and to advance the theory and practice of management”.
The broad objectives of IIMCIP are:
Please visit the website: http://www.iimcip.org/ to know more about IIMCIP.
A proof of concept (POC) is a real life implementation /execution of a certain method or idea to demonstrate its feasibility, or a demonstration in principle, whose purpose is to verify that some concept or theory has the potential of being used.
Launch of Smart Fifty at Boston, USA in association with Brandeis University.
Presented by TiE Boston.
Discussion on SmartFifty in Boston, hosted by Brandeis University.
Launch of Smart Fifty at Delhi.
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Indian Institute of Management Calcutta Innovation Park (IIMCIP) has announced today its major international initiative “Smart Fifty – 50 Solutions to Transform India” in association with the Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India.....Read More
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