- Ashoka Innovazi Inc.
- Institute Innovation Council
- Networking Partners
- Events and Activities
Ashoka Innovazi Inc. is the Technology Business Incubator of the Ashoka Group of Institutions which is registered as Section-8 Company (non-profit) under the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. It provides the world-class infrastructure in the form of co-working space and makers’ lab first-of-its-kind in India along with incubation and acceleration programs for mentoring, networking and investment facilitation.
To produce sustainable start-ups that can leverage innovation from lab-to-market for the socio-economic change in society.
- To continuously motivate the student community to consider entrepreneurship as a career option
- To foster entrepreneurial ecosystem among the students of Ashoka Group and other institutions around the region
- To provide education and access to knowledge, mentoring, networking, financing and facility-based services to start-ups
Dr. Hafeez Basha, Ph. D (Japan)
Director – Ashoka Innovazi Inc.
Dr. Hafeez Basha is an Advisor at Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) and Mentor of Change at the Atal Innovation Mission, NITI-Aayog. He was an earlier Social Entrepreneurship Consultant at Bala Vikasa International Center (a subsidiary of SOPAR-Canada) and was instrumental in partnering it with Prime Minister’s India-Israel Innovation bridge program of NITI-Aayog.
He also delivered Social Entrepreneurship Workshops for Women at Government Colleges of Tier-2 & Tier-3 cities of Telangana on behalf of US Consulate Hyderabad. He visited 13+ countries and delivered 55+ guest lectures at Institutions both India and abroad including BITS Pilani and NITs
Prior to this, he was Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at BRCORP – Singapore where he spearheaded the company’s technical projects on energy. He was also awarded the “Young Entrepreneur Award” by National Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development (NFED-India).
The Ashoka Institute of Engineering and Technology was selected by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India to establish the Institute Innovation Council (IIC) under the MHRD Innovation Cell in 2018.
The following is the committee constituted based on the first council meeting:
|S.No.||Name||Designation||Roles & Responsibility|
|1||Dr. M. Sreedhar Reddy||Principal||Head of the Institution|
|2||Dr. R. Hafeez Basha||Director – A Hub||IIC President|
|3||Dr. Hasan Zakir Jafri||Associate Professor (Mechanical Department)||IIC Vice President, Innovation Activity & NIRF Coordinator|
|4||Dr. Shubham Tayal||Associate Professor|
|IIC Convener, Internship Activity & ARIIA Coordinator|
|5||Mr. P. Naresh Kumar||Assistant Professor (CSE Department)||Member & Start-up Activity Coordinator|
|6||Ms. P. Chandana||Assistant Professor (EEE Department)||Member & IPR Activity Coordinator|
|7||Ms. K. Aparna||Assistant Professor (Civil Department)||Member & Social Media Coordinator|
|1||Dr. Sanjeev Chaturvedi||Director||NI-MSME, Govt. of India|
|2||Dr. Mihir K. Parial||Director||MSDE, Govt. of India|
|3||Dr. Sriram Birudavolu||CEO||DSCI-NASSCOM|
|4||Prof. Ramesh Loganathan||Head||CIE, IIIT Hyderabad|
|5||Prof. A. S. Rao||Director Retd.||DSIR, Govt. of India|
|6||Prof. K. Laxminarayana||Director Retd.||DLRL, DRDO|
|7||Dr. Fady Fadel||Dean||The American Business School of Paris|
|8||Dr. P. Radhakrishna||CGM||NABARD Telangana|
|9||Mr. Prabir Mishra||MD||SAATRA Capital Advisory|
|10||Mr. Amit Kapoor||Asso. Director||Cigniti Technologies Ltd.|
- 01-03 November 2019 DST-NIMAT 3-Days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp
- 30-31 August 2019 A-Hub Hackathon
- 14-16 February 2018 DST-NIMAT 3-Days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp
- 20 September 2018 Inauguration of Entrepreneurship Development Cell