Monday, December 31, 2007
Saturday, December 29, 2007
Friday, December 28, 2007
Thursday, December 27, 2007
1. smart energy technologies to manage personal carbon footprint
2. intelligent traffic systems
3.tracking food source from farm to market
4.compressed 3D imaging on mobile
5.super senses for diagnostics.
There are many Indian start-ups working on all these areas. One of them is Vikas sarma ready with an alpha version for capturing all information a consumer wants to know - of the farm which has grown his fruits, type of pesticides used, packaging system etc.
Monday, December 24, 2007
Open source movement gets a boost with Prof Samir K Brahmachari, DG, CSIR announcing open source revolution in drug discovery and biotechnology. The report says "The government has begun discussions with Sun Microsystems to set up web-management tools for an ‘open source’ drug discovery project, which works similar to a popular online encyclopaedia formed by articles contributed and edited by the brightest minds worldwide. The first project would be to develop medicines for tuberculosis and later extend to other diseases like malaria and AIDS".
Prof B Gurumoorthy who was teaching product design at IISc teamed with Dr Krishnan Ramaswami and Prof Fritz PrintZ of Stanford university to start this technology venture.
Saturday, December 22, 2007
Thursday, December 20, 2007
consumer services (web and mobile), Mobility & Communications, Enterprise applications and Development tools, and Silicon and Consumer devices.
Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Saturday, December 15, 2007
Friday, December 14, 2007
Wednesday, December 12, 2007
ConXtech, a start-up in USA, receives VC fund for its business model based on innovative way of constructing multi storied building.
During the field assembly process, ConXBeams are lowered and locked into place between ConXColumns from the top down. The ends of beam connectors immediately and easily lock into place resulting in an instant stable connection…
After the structure is assembled, high-strength bolts and custom washers filled with fluorescent orange silicon gel that squirts when the pre-load reaches the desired tension are inserted diagonally into the four corners of the adjoining outer-collar plates on all SMRSF connections. A hydraulic torque wrench is then used to tighten the bolts…
source: Venture Beat
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
The winners are:
Dr. Bakhtisaran Raman - Biological Sciences
Dr. Anil Kumar - Chemistry
Dr. S K Satheesh - Earth Sciences
Dr. Sanjay Mittal - Engineering Sciences
Dr. Dinesh Mohan - Environmental Sciences
Dr. Upadrastha Ramamurthy - Material Sciences
Dr. Nimish A Shah - Mathematics
Dr. Sushil Kumar Jha- Medicine
Dr. Vinod Kumar Aswal - Physics
Saturday, December 08, 2007
Chief Administrative Officer
Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Powai, Mumbai - 400 076
Tel.: +91 22 25767072, 25767016
Fax: +91 22 25721220
Friday, December 07, 2007
Dr. Rao has developed and commercialized more than 10 technologies and published 150 papers, 50 patents, and 3 books. After founding Sarasijam in 1999, Dr. Rao has led the firm to service clients such as BP, Shell, GTC, BASF, Johns-Manville, Air Products, and Dow.
The Discoveries to Dividends study includes:
A comprehensive 100+ page report, 2 hard copies, one soft copy, PPT plus Five days of Sarasijam’s consulting over 3-6 months.
T.S.R. Prasada Rao, Ph.D.
Chairman & CEO
DDA HIG Flats, Flat No. 600
Sector 13, Pocket B
New Delhi 110045, India
+91 981 033 8091
Contact person: Rangan Banerjee
IDG is scouting investment opportunities in four areas:
- Software products and services with a focus on business intelligence, security and 3D technology
- Engineering, electronics and life sciences with a focus on aero space, automotive
- Medical electronics and renewable energy,
- Digital consumer with a focus on Internet, mobile VAS and games and Telecom, semi conductor and wireless.
Tuesday, December 04, 2007
Sunday, December 02, 2007
Saturday, December 01, 2007
contact: RAJSHEKAR SHANKARAYYA HIREMATH , NO. 1674, 27TH MAIN, SECTOR 2, HSR LAYOUT, BANGALORE -560034.
Neurosynaptic Communications is a telemedicine solutions company which has developed a remote low cost diagnostic kit to measure four primary parameters, viz temperature, blood pressure, ECG and heartbeat (stethescope) for teleconsultation.The ReMeDi™ (Remote Medical Diagnostics) range of products and comprehensive telemedicine solution developed byNeurosynaptic in collaboration with the TeNeT group of the IIT Madras, allows transmission of various vital parameters about the patient to a doctor for preliminary diagnosis, either in real-time or in a store-and-forward mode.
Pankaj Dhingra's Nanosteller is a clean technology company. Its Rational Catalyst Design methodology unites two disciplines – computational nano-science and advanced synthetic chemistry – to speed the pace of development for nanoscaled catalytic materials for diesel emissions control.
Friday, November 30, 2007
Is it in one of the 3 business sectors:
- Laundry & Home Care
- Adhesives Technologies
Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Imperial Innovations Group plc (AIM:IVO), announced that £1.5 million of seed funding has been raised for i2india Holdings Limited (“i2india”), a technology commercialisation and investment company focused on creating commercial value from intellectual property developed in India. Imperial Innovations holds a 35% stake in the company.Susan Searle, CEO of Imperial Innovations, joins the board of i2india as a director alongside Chris Mathias, an entrepreneur and co-founder of Conduit Communications, a software and web development company.
source: VC circle
Tuesday, November 27, 2007
Saturday, November 24, 2007
source: Nishit Desai Associates
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Contact:MIT News Office,Pamela Dumas Serfes, 617-253-2703,firstname.lastname@example.org
(source: Business wire)
Tuesday, November 06, 2007
Monday, November 05, 2007
Thursday, November 01, 2007
Contact pserson: Krishnan Venkataraman, email@example.com
Prof Vimala Devi, President,FIHI at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, October 30, 2007
Contact: sayanu pamidighantam at email@example.com.
Monday, October 29, 2007
Earlier this year, both the U.S. House and Senate passed comprehensive legislation (H.R. 2272, S. 761) to ensure US competitive position in the world through improvements to math and science education and a strong commitment to research. There will be a a President’s Council on Innovation and Competitiveness ; a directive that each federal research agency should support and promote innovation through funding for high-risk, high-reward research.
Saturday, October 27, 2007
Friday, October 26, 2007
Looking for franchise, contact : firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, October 25, 2007
Ananth technologies receives DSIR in-house R&D award Electronics for development of 12 Channel rotary telemetry system for Gas Turbine.Dr. Subba Rao Pavuluri, M.D has been awarded the prestigious "BHASKARA" award for the year 1999. This award was in recognition of Dr. Rao's significant and unique contribution to the Remote Sensing programme by the Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS) in recognising Dr Rao's significant efforts. This was followed by another award for "Excellence in Electronics R & D and for the outstanding Performance for the year 2001-02" by Ministry of Communication & Information Technology, New Delhi.
Wednesday, October 24, 2007
Abhay Kumar Sinha
In Charge – Manufacturing Competitiveness Sub-Committee, CII - NR
Head - Western U.P. Zonal Office, CII
CMA Tower, A-2E, Mezzanine Floor, Sector-24, Noida
Tel-0120-4345972(D), 73, 4231957
Fax:-0120-4345970, Mobile:- 9818523517
Now, proposals are invited for BioAsia 2008 award. Closing date: 1st January 2008.
Tuesday, October 23, 2007
Source: Technology Review
The fall 2007 grant recipients are:
Continuous Drug Delivery: Yet-Ming Chiang
A new device to provide medicine through a portable delivery device to assist individuals with chronic diseases (renewal from fall 2006 grant round).
CD-4 T Lymphocyte-Counting Microchip: Utkan Demirci
A disposable CD-4 T lymphocyte-counting microchip providing fast, cost-effective on-site HIV virus monitoring to improve patient care in the developing world.
Compound to Enhance Immune Stimulation: Gerald Fink
A compound to stimulate a more powerful immune response to specific monoclonal antibodies, potentially enabling development of effective new disease therapies.
Energy Storage in Carbon Nanotube Super-Springs: Carol Livermore and Timothy Havel
A dramatically improved mechanical energy storage system that could lead to new products such as mechanical watches than run for a month between windings (renewal from Fall 2006 grant round).
Power Source for Terahertz Imaging: Keith Nelson
A compact power source enabling safe and efficient terahertz imaging for explosive detection and other applications.
High-Amperage Energy Storage Device: Donald Sadoway
A new technology to store high-amperage energy for industrial settings (renewal from Fall 2006 grant round).
High throughput Nanoscale Imaging: Henry Smith and Rajesh Menon
An absorbance modulation technique enabling economical high-resolution, high-throughput, nanoscale imaging for faster, more flexible analysis of nano-structures.
Renewable Propane from Biomass: Jefferson Tester
Technology to allow the production of propane from biomass, such as sugar, starches, or cellulose.
Drug delivery system to enhance healing of wounds and burns: Ioannis Yannas and François Berthiaume
Novel skin substitutes designed to accelerate blood vessel growth, improve wound and burn healing, and to reduce the risk of infections.
Saturday, October 20, 2007
Thursday, October 18, 2007
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Gurtej S. Sandhu is the engineering manager responsible for directing strategic technology developments at Micron Technology, Inc. He received his degree in electrical engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi and received a Ph.D. degree in physics at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, in 1990. He then joined Micron Technology, where he has been in a number of engineering and management roles responsible for process technology development, pilot manufacturing and transfers to manufacturing. He has been involved with a broad range of process technologies, such as ion implantation, deposition technologies, plasma processing,
CMP, Litho and front-end and back-end module integration technologies for IC processing.
He has been associated with microelectronics technology for over 15 years and has pioneered a number of process technologies such as CVD Ti, Plasma MOCVD TiN among others, which are currently employed in mainstream IC manufacturing. Moreover, he has been associated with introduction of a number of Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) based processes into IC manufacturing. Dr. Sandhu has authored over 75 technical papers .
Thursday, October 11, 2007
Wednesday, October 10, 2007
The inventor is looking for partners to propagate this method. Contact JJ Singh at email@example.com
Tuesday, October 09, 2007
Contact: Anil Kumar Gade at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, October 08, 2007
Sanjit Biswas working on wireless mesh networks developed Wi-Fi router for $50/-
Tapan Parikh developed and demonstrated SHG MIS (for "self-help group management and information system"), which includes a Cam-based application for entering and processing data, a text-messaging tool for uploading data to online databases, and a package of Web-based software for managing data and reporting it to any institution that has lent money to the self-help group.
Partha Rangnathan working at HP working on concepts to reduce power consumption of computing devices.
Shetal Shah concerned about vibrations premature babies were subjected to when transported in ambulance developed a new method of transport.
Saturday, October 06, 2007
Police and Private Security
Reliable Safety and Security Systems for Sustainable Economic Development
Containing & Coping with Organized Crime.
Attendance to the seminars is free.
Friday, October 05, 2007
For those interested an ocean of resources are placed on Koza's blog.
Monday, October 01, 2007
- Imaging & Patient Monitoring
- Devices & Implants
- Embedded Technologies & Software
Dy Director FICCI
Phone 91 11 2332 email@example.com
Disruptive Capital Partners has announced they are hosting a contest with $50,000 total ($25,000 Grand Prize and $25,000 in other prizes) in award money to find the companies with the best disruptive investment value. Entrants must write a 5-page paper describing why a company is disruptive, and why it would be a good investment overall using the models of disruptive innovation as described by Clayton Christensen and others. More information can be found on the Disruptive Capital Partners website.
Sunday, September 30, 2007
Thursday, September 27, 2007
Hospital Management Information System
CII – Godrej GBC is organizing the “National Award for Excellence in Water Management” on 29 & 30 November 2007 at Chennai.The objective of the Award Scheme is to recognize and Award “Excellence” in Water Management in industries ‘within the fence and beyond fence’ and facilitate sharing of information by excellent water efficient companies.
Confederation of Indian Industry
CII- Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre
Survey No 64, Kothaguda Cross Roads R R Dist, Hyderabad-500032,
Ph: 040-23112971-73 Extn 226 Fax: 040-23112837
The International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) has selected Rajya Sabha member and former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K. Kasturirangan for the prestigious Theodore Von Karman award for this year.The award will be presented to Kasturirangan, one of the country's top scientists, here Monday on the first-day of the 58th International Astronautical Congress.The Theodore Von Karman award is the highest distinction of the IAA given annually to recognise outstanding lifetime achievements in any branch of science.The award, instituted in 1987 in the memory of the legendary Theodore Von Karman, aerospace scientist and founder-president of IAA, is being given to Kasturirangan for his contribution to the Indian space programme, including the development of launch vehicles and satellite technology, applications in remote-sensing, communications and education that have benefited the society.
Friday, September 21, 2007
The Fourth International Conference (Tbilsiplus30) on Environmental Education co-sponsored by UNESCO and UNEP is being organized by the Government of India. Centre for Environment Education is the nodal agency for the conference and is going to be held from 26th to 28th November, 2007. There will be around 30 working sessions in this conference and 2 of them i.e. “Innovations and Technology” and “Sustainable Waste Management” will be organized by Waste & Resource Management Group of CEE. The details of the conference could be found at http://www.tbilisiplus30.org/
Wednesday, September 19, 2007
Santa Clara-based Playspan has raised venture funding even thought its founder, Arjun Mehta, is in the 6th grade.
PlaySpan works with games publishers to integrate eCommerce functionality so that they can sell merchandise as well as provide financial rewards for game play. It has also built community features. The company claims to have won 7 licensing deals with large game publishers in the MMOG category.
PlaySpan started in Arjun's garage San Jose in 2006. Seed funding came from Arjun's game challenge winnings at the 5th grade at Challenger School in San Jose. Today Arjun's company announced that it has raised $6.5M in Series A funding led by Easton Capital land was joined by Menlo Ventures, STIC International out of South Korea and Novel TMT Ventures in Hong Kong.
Monday, September 17, 2007
Thursday, September 13, 2007
Google.org launched its RechargeIT Initiative to accelerate the adoption of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and vehicle-to-grid technology through technical demonstrations, grant-making, advocacy and investments. As part of this initiative, we are issuing a $10 million request for investment proposals (RFP). We plan to invest amounts ranging from $500,000 to $2,000,000 in selected for-profit companies whose innovative approach, team and technologies will enable widespread commercialization of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, electric vehicles and/or vehicle-to-grid solutions. This RFP is global in scope, and we encourage responses from companies anywhere in the world.
Google.org is seeking companies with technologies, products and services that will accelerate widespread commercialization in the following fields:
- Plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs)
- Electric vehicles (EVs)
- Vehicle-to-grid solutions (V2G)
Contest deadline: 15 October 2007. Open for entries now!
Wednesday, September 05, 2007
For details contact:Dr GV Ranga Rao at firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, September 03, 2007
Wednesday, August 29, 2007
On August 24, 2007 the winning designs in the five INDEX: categories received the world's biggest design award of 100 000 € each.
INDEX prizes, the worlds most lucrative design awards, are picked every two years for five categories: body, home, work, play and community. Each winner gets 100,000 euros
Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Contact: Dr N Bhanumathidas, 0891-2516411/ 9848191453
Saturday, August 18, 2007
Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Adiance Technologies Pvt Ltd, Automotive Exchange Private Limited,
CashTech Solutions India Ltd, Cat Computer Services Pvt Ltd
Communicate 2, CorEdge Networks India Pvt Ltd
Cosmic Circuits, Cross-Tab Marketing Services Pvt Ltd
FXLabs Studios Pvt Ltd, Gameshastra Solutions P Ltd
GI Terminal i-Tech Pte Ltd, Gisil Designs Pvt Ltd
GlobalLogic India Pvt Ltd, Hurix Systems Pvt Ltd
Bharat Biotech International Limited, iXiGO.com
iYogi Technical Services Pvt Ltd, Manthan Systems
MeritTrac Services Private Limited, Metrica Systems Pvt Ltd
Mindlogicx Infotech Ltd, Mistral Software Pvt Ltd
NetAlter Software Limited, OnMobile Asia Pacific Pvt Ltd
Paladion Networks Pvt Ltd, PayMate India Pvt. Ltd
pepper square software services pvt ltd, plaNETsurf Creations Pvt Ltd
Proteans Software, Regalix, SatNav Technologies Pvt. Ltd
Skenzo.com (Monetization Software Pvt Ltd, SM Onyomo Infotech Pvt Ltd
Telibrahma Convergent Communications Pvt Ltd, VJIVE Networks
WeP Peripherals Ltd, Worldviewer Dot Com India Private Ltd
Friday, August 10, 2007
- Automation & Engineering.
- Agro technology, food processing and packaging technology.
- Electrical and electrical engineering and related sectors.
- Environmental Technologies, measuring systems and quality management systems.
Anil Kumar Gade, email@example.com. Web links:
Saturday, July 28, 2007
Tuesday, July 24, 2007
TeNet, Analog devices and Google make a formidable combination.
Source: VC Circle
Friday, July 20, 2007
Indian Business Club, MIT
Tuesday, July 17, 2007
Friday, July 13, 2007
In 2006, the Asian Innovation Awards attracted more than 224 entries from 14 countries and territories in the Asia-Pacific region and short-listed 12 finalists. The winner of the Gold Award was Veredus Laboratories Pte. Ltd. of Singapore, for bird-flu diagnostic kits and tests that quickly identify different types of flu. The Silver Award went to the State Government of Gujarat, India, for Chiranjeevi Yojana, a maternity-care program that reduces maternal and infant deaths among its poorer communities. Dunwell Engineering Co., of