INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT CELL (IEDC)

VISION

To create an innovation culture among Innovators by introducing them the Stateoftheart technologies and positioning the Institution as a Learning and Innovation Platform by delivering technically competent and skilled Entrepreneurs

PURPOSE

The purpose of the IEDCs will be to act as an aspirational platform for the l student entrepreneurs and tech savvy innovators in skilling and sharpening their entrepreneurial skill sets The selected innovators will be exposed to Innovation culture emerging technologies and Business aspects with the implicit assumption that the delta will become an entrepreneur and all the other skilled talents will get high end jobs with the kind of exposure and skills they acquire

MISSION

To create IEDC as an Innovation Platform and to create future founders by promoting Innovation Technology and Business Learning among student community

OBJECTIVES

1. To promote an innovation driven entrepreneurship culture among the students, 2. To develop and promote commercially viable innovative product and solution from the students, 3. To promote enterprise among budding technopreneurs and thereby creating more employment opportunities, 4. To bridge the gap between Industry and Academia5To support the budding Entrepreneurs through Grants and to create an entrepreneurship flavour in the academic fraternity.

ACTIVITIES

1. Business Model Canvas Workshop , 2. Ideathon or Business Plan Competition at College, 3 .How to build a Startup Workshop , 4 .Session on IPR, 5 .Session on Incubation and Acceleration Opportunities for Students, 6 .Entrepreneur in Campus, 7 .Meet with Startup Founder, 8 .iTalk, 9 .Session on Angel Funding and VC Funding , 10. Grant Workshop , 11 .Demo Day , 12.Internship in Startup, 13.Boot camp , 14.Hackathon , 15.Mentor Session

IEDC Office and Cell in the College

The IEDC will function under monitoring of the Department of Management Studies The Department will function as the Nodal Office The computer lab of the Department of Management Studies will be converted into IEDC Cell of the College

THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Institution Representative:Fr Dino Kummanikkatt, BursarNodal Officer: Dr Siji, CyriacAssistant Nodal Officer: Mr Akhil Thomas