Ahalia School of Engineering & Technology

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Cell (IEDC)

The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) in Ahalia School of Engineering and Technology is an initiative of Kerala Startup Mission under Startup Bootcamp Scheme of Government of Kerala. Under this scheme, financial assistance is given to selected colleges for supporting innovative products and thereby build an entrepreneurial eco-system inside the campus. The mission of the IEDCs is to “develop institutional mechanism to create entrepreneurial culture in academic institutions to foster growth of innovation and entrepreneurship amongst the faculty and students “. The IEDC in ASET frequently organizes programs in collaboration with Directorate of Industries and Commerce (DIC), Palakkad, Govt. of Kerala, Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE).

Objectives

1. To act as an institutional mechanism for providing various services including information on all aspects of enterprise building to budding S&T entrepreneurs.
2. To create Entrepreneurial culture in the Parent Institution and other institutions in the region
3. To inculcate a culture of innovation driven entrepreneurship through student projects.

Functions

1. To organise Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps, Entrepreneurship Development Programmes, Faculty Development Programmes and Skill Development Programmes in the college/institution for the benefit of S&T persons.
2. To initiate two innovative student projects each year for new innovative product development.
3. To guide and assist prospective entrepreneurs on various aspects such as preparing project reports, obtaining project approvals, loans and facilities from agencies of support system, information on technologies, etc.
4. To arrange interaction with entrepreneurs and create a mentorship scheme for student entrepreneurs.
5. To arrange industrial visit to understand the present problems faced by the industry and propose innovative solutions.
6. To act as a Information Centre on business opportunities, processes, technologies, market, etc.

What’s New

Getting your Mobile App Done – A Session for Budding Entrepreneurs
Institution's Innovation Council, (IIC) of Ahalia School of Engineering and …
Impact Lecture Series 1
A talk on 'Intellectual property rights' and 'Meet the entrepreneur', …
Reventon 2021 – Meet the Innovator
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Cell of Ahalia School of Engineering …
Awareness Session on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
An awareness programme was conducted by ASET IEDC for all …
Field Visit – Ahalia Solar Plant
A field visit to the 1 MW Solar Plant in …
IDEATE 2021
Idea Pitching competition-IDEATE 2021 was organized by Innovation and Entrepreneurship …
Webinar on ‘Find The Entrepreneur In You’
The IEDC of Ahalia School Of Engineering and Technology is …
Webinar on ‘Catalyst – Role of Teachers in Promoting Innovation and Entrepreneurship’
A webinar on “Catalyst” was organized by Innovation and Entrepreneurship …
Webinar on ‘The Art of Start’
A webinar on “The Art of Start” was organized by …
National Seminar on ‘Professional Ethics and HR Values’
A national online seminar on 'Professional Ethics and HR Values' …
2020-21 IEDC Executive Members
The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) of Ahalia School …
Webinar on ‘Entrepreneurship as a Career’
A webinar on “Entrepreneurship as a career choice” was handled …
Motivational Session By Mr. K. P. Khalid
“Be Unstoppable” Boosting Entrepreneurship, a motivational session was conducted for …
IDEATE 2020
“IDEATE 2020” – a national-level idea pitching contest was organized …
Workshop on Total Station
A total station (TS) or total station theodolite (TST) is …
Workshop on Revit Architecture
Autodesk Revit is building information modeling software for architects, landscape …
Workshop on ‘Quad Copter’
Department of Computer Science and Engineering conducted a Workshop on …
IEDC Summit 2019
Since 2016, Kerala Startup Mission, Nodal agency of Government of …
Innovation Day Celebrations
As part of the Innovation Day Celebrations, the Institution’s Innovation …
A session on Patenting Research and Procedures
A half day seminar on Patenting Research and Procedures was …

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