Kick Starting India's Idea and Innovation Movement
Important : Idea Submission entries for India Innovation Initiative - 2014 has been closed

Idea Categories and Submissions

  • The basic problem faced during Kumbh Mela is managing crowd. Our project is an IOT base dapproach to real-time crowd counting of footfall to prevent stampedes.
  • What if with a little stimulation helps nerve damaged patients control their hands a little bit, with some external mechanism. Also, the people diagnosed with Parkinson’s cannot control the movement.The aim of the project is to increase interactivity for controlling the human arm by using externa...
  • Recently there was news that mangoes might cause cancer. The news was based on the fact that mangoes were being artificially ripened using a chemical- calcium carbide. The consumers hence have to be careful in buying the mangoes. But finding out the artificially ripened mangoes is difficult with jus...
  • This idea is mainly focus on autonomy at home. It can be proposed by monitoring and controlling the status of temperature sensor, humidity controller, pressure sensor present in domestic area networks and also can able to reset the target system level by varying t...
  • A platform to raise the voice of any citizen using the power of smartphones and social networking. Yes Letshootup is the platform through which any citizen can raise issues happening around him thorough our Android application, other users of our website and mobile app can get to see those issues, p...
  • IRDS is good system which is fully computerized and can take almost all the decisions on their own. It can be easily connected with the CCTV which are operational throughout the country and through this we can Save lots of life . It helps the Police to catch criminals as well as to take a close loo...
  • In India the requirement of pure water is essential so, in this proposal we made a system for 3 main factors Water Tanks are auto-monitored ,all people should use pure water with its essential minerals & to conserve water.
  • There are conventional type of hoists used in industries which are used to lift weights. It is very simple setup which can be temporarily fixed on any circular pillar within a short period of time.
  • Our idea is to “Design an equipment that could provide cooling for the humans” and does not emit the CFC gases that to a portable equipment where that resembles in the form of a jacket that could be worn by the humans. This could provide comfort for them while travelling and working in a lower c...
  • We have many sources to produce the energy.According to our concept we are getting energy from the solar panels.These panels are not in today's market.This is the main advantage of our project.We will store the solar energy in batteries and we will use the energy whenever we need.

About the Event

  • Agenda

    'Inclusive Innovations-2014' will help and support innovations and innovators by giving innovators opportunities to discuss funding and further technology development possibilities with Industrial Houses.

  • Benefits and Prizes

    A unique platform for connectivity: Meet venture capitalists and angel investors, titans of industry, government funding agencies and other fellow innovators from different walks of life. I4C provides opportunity to the innovators to present their innovations to funders. Up to INR 5 Crore of funding is available.

  • Important Dates

    Last date for Online Submission of application form : 31st Oct 2014
    Announcement of shortlisted projects : 1st week of Nov 2014
    National Fair at Knowledgexpo 2014 : 18th - 20th Nov 2014
    Venue for National Fair: India Expo Center, Greater Noida, Delhi/NCR

Last Year’s Innovation Event

The 2013 event was a huge success with more than 9000 ideas received across 10 categories.

About i4C

What is i4C?
Inter-Institutional Inclusive Innovations Corporation (i4C)

What is the mission of i4C?
i4C will act as a platform to proactively scout, showcase and handhold
technology innovations, especially aimed at the base of the pyramid. Through i4C, we wish to systematically support innovations and innovators and make them market ready. i4C will also aggressively work to promote the culture of
Innovation through crowdsourcing of new ideas, Grand Challenges and
Innovation Competitions from across the nation.

Leader Speak

  • Dr. Arun Jamkar
    Vice Chancellor,
    Maharashtra University of Health Sciences,
    “We need knowledge sharing and development platforms like these, where experts and stakeholders from various domains can effectively collaborate”
  • Prof. Anil Gupta
    Executive Chair,
    National Innovation Foundation
    "Our conference on inclusive innovations will help in facilitation what I call the golden triangle of rewarding creativity; that is, innovation, investment and enterprise."
  • Dr. Anand Deshpande
    Chairman and Managing Director,
    Persistent Systems
    "At Persistent Systems, we continue to track new industry trends, explore creative development as well as encourage innovative ideas and we are delighted to host this unique and progressive conference to help foster grass roots development and innovation."
  • Hon'ble Shri K. Sankaranarayan
    Governer of Maharashtra
    "The idea is extremely interesting and I sincerely hope we can identify some innovations that will benefit the bottom of the pyramid."
  • Mr. Prataprao Pawar
    Sakal Media Group
    "In order to foster innovation in India, it is important for universities and industries to work together and provide an environment that encourages innovative thinking."
  • Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar
    Ex-DG CSIR & Global Research Alliance,
    New Delhi
    "From being a third world country, India has become the third most powerful country, an achievement driven by innovation — Indian innovation — using the More from Less for More (MLM) strategy."
  • Dr. Anil Kakodkar
    Ex-Chairman Atomic Energy Commission,
    Govt. of India
    "It is essential to have such researches that would not only benefit the society but also open up business avenues."
  • Prof. V. M. Pandharipande
    Vice Chancellor,
    Dr. BAM University,
    "In order to build a strong nation, we need to be innovative. The objective of this University-Industry forum is to bring creative minds together for constructive work leading to technology of the future."
  • Mr. Anant Sardeshmukh
    Director General,
    Mahratta Chamber of commerce
    Industries and Agriculture
    "Innovation is not certainly invention. Invention may sound bit difficult but innovation is definitely much simpler and is imperative. Hence it is also essential to carry this message and create a culture fostering innovation. A confluence of Academia, Industry and government is indeed, need of the hour."