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Time to Drop Anchor as Indian Innovation for the World has Arrived!

Indian engineering R&D is emerging from the shadows, with improvisations making way for innovations. Constraints and lack of resources were the locks on the inside, preventing innovations in a nation famous for head spinning improvisations. These improvisations or jugaad, often created solutions that overshadowed purpose built solutions. It is time to move beyond make-do, and the stereotypical...

Redefining The Healthcare Landscape Today With Digital Technologies: A Sneak Peek Into LHIF

  This piece has been authored by Raghuram Janapareddy, Director, Lifesciences & Healthcare, NASSCOM Center of Excellence   The LifeSciences & Healthcare Innovation Forum (LHIF) is NASSCOM’s flagship initiative to enable India’s healthcare ecosystem, and a federated platform to unify the biggest players in the sector for technology adoption, implementation and proliferation in he...

Innovate2Transform: Cloudnine Group of Hospitals Bringing Technology & Innovation To Healthcare

Rohit MA, cofounder and managing director of Cloudnine Group of Hospitals speaks to NASSCOM CoE IoT DSAI on bringing technology and innovation to healthcare in a variety of ways. “Patience is key. Longevity and Sustainability is Critical To Healthcare Startups To Evaluate Themselves.” Rohit MA, Cofounder & Managing Director, Cloudnine Group of Hospitals    You can listen to th...

Innovate2Transform: Retaining The Mystery, for Social Good – How AI Is Helping Mitigate Gender Inequality

Not very long ago, India’s sex ratio numbers were alarming. It was 896 per 1,000 males in 2015-17, after falling from 898 per 1,000 males in 2014-16. A decade ago, the gap in ratio was significantly more, raising real concerns about possible female foeticide and consequently, gender determination tests being carried out in remote parts of the country despite being illegal. Several NGOs have been r...

A Niche Technology going Mainstream

Let me begin by addressing questions most people evaluating no-code platforms have. What is No-code? What is Low Code? How are the two different? Consider this scenario. You are moving into a brand new apartment. This apartment could be in one of three states: 1. Fully furnished 2. Semi-furnished or 3. Unfurnished. The first state: A fully furnished apartment means little to zero work for you. You...

Design Thinking: From Insight to Innovation

Staying relevant is a challenge. Even while catching up with business partners or social circles, it is important to make sure that you are not rusting away in the dark. When we plan our strategy to stay abreast with today’s demands and tomorrow’s expectations, one must be able to empathize with the ones making those demands and expectations — the consumer. This is the first step of design thinkin...

Design Thinking: From Insight to Innovation

Staying relevant is a challenge. Even while catching up with business partners or social circles, it is important to make sure that you are not rusting away in the dark. When we plan our strategy to stay abreast with today’s demands and tomorrow’s expectations, one must be able to empathize with the ones making those demands and expectations — the consumer. This is the first step of design thinkin...

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Tata Trusts join hands to launch ‘Social Alpha Quest for Agritech Innovations’ to identify Agritech solutions that can impact small and marginal farmers

Up to 12 innovations will be selected to be a part of the first cohort of the India Agritech Incubation Network at IIT Kanpur 60 Agritech start-ups to be incubated over 5 years to impact 50,000 farmers Tata Trusts to provide grassroots level sandbox for pilots and implementation Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Tata Trusts have joined hands to set up the India Agritech Incubation Network (I...

Tech Invest Forum: India’s Innovation Quotient Gets A Fillip Thanks To Creative Business Solutions With High-Investment Potential

It is an exciting time to be a product startup in India. The country is among the hottest innovation hubs in the world – thanks to a growing talent pool, seasoned investors and a strong impetus from the government for socially impactful innovation. Investors and product startups believe that the time is ripe for robust support systems in the form of investments for startups to become market-ready ...

Taking Agility a Step Ahead with Microservices

Traditional IT architecture operates generally on single application databases, and adding new features on to pre-existing, tightly coupled dependencies is hard, since the entire structure is managed as a unique package. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Within a microservices architecture, each feature is independent of all others, and free from the siloed approach. An API or message bus is uti...

Nurturing Workplace Diversity to Achieve Holistic Perspective for Innovation & Growth.

Today, all innovations are being driven by the ability to perceive solutions through multiple viewpoints. And one of the ways to address this is by acknowledging the perspective of differently abled candidates with their varied world view. This innovation methodology hold true for both Product and Services industries. Most companies are recognizing that there is a need to address their employment ...

Innovate2Transform: Nearing Golden Hour Intervention with Artificial Intelligence

Did you know that cardiovascular diseases in India have increased from 1.3 million in 1990 to 2.8 million in 2016? To complicate matters further, the symptoms of a heart attack can be as simple as back pain, arm pain, chest pain, and is usually misdiagnosed. That is why the first action when a heart attack occurs can make or break the situation! Fortunately, the shortened time between the onset of...

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