We, at Z Nation Lab, have a great news to announce. We have partnered with the Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE), a Technology Business Incubator (TBI) hosted by the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IITB), Powai-Mumbai, India. SINE offers Start-to-End support to innovators and entrepreneurs which includes prototyping grants, provides incubation support to startups preferably linkage with IITB and also runs accelerator programs. It works closely with innovators, academia, Government departments, corporates, other incubators & accelerators in the eco-system, and organizations focusing on innovation and entrepreneurship.
SINE promotes entrepreneurship among the brilliant minds at IIT Bombay. The aim of the incubator is to provide start to end support in the form of incubation and acceleration to technology based start-ups. They also partner with various corporations like Intel for programs like the Entrepreneur Fellowship Program, Cross -Border Program among others. Their incubatees include start-ups with novel ideas, such as Geosyndicate Power, a clean, technology based venture for providing energy solutions using geothermal, and Iken Solutions, an AI based technology solution for analytics & personalisation across businesses like telecom,media, entertainment, e-commerce etc. Since inception, SINE has catered to 120+ Start-ups, 330+ Entrepreneurs & 300+ Innovators. Its incubation support includes physical infrastructure, seed fund, access to business network and exposure to entrepreneurial ecosystem. You can click here for list of SINE incubatees from domains such as Healthcare, MedTech, Cleantech, IoT, Energy etc. They also conduct 1-year accelerated Incubation program ‘Plugin’ https://plugin.org.in in collaboration with Department of Science & Technology (DST)- Govt. of India & Intel, focussing on hardware & system based startups.
To further their cause, Z Nation Lab has entered into a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SINE, with the promise to exchange & leverage each other’s experience and expertise. With our national and global network, we can provide the start-ups with great networking opportunities. Many of our events, such as the Silicon Valley Bootcamp, a 10 day residential program for Pre-Series A companies and above, is designed with the sole purpose to help Indian companies scale up in the US market. The program offers fundraising opportunities, corporate partnerships, clients and mentorship from top corporate leaders and networking with the best in the world in Bay Area. The Pre-Accelerator Cohort offers opportunities like seed investment pool, on going mentorship, and idea validation. Our Pre-Accelerator Bootcamp in Bengaluru also offers various opportunities to start-ups as an intensive 4 day session. Our mentors, who are the experts in their chosen fields, can advise the entrepreneurs on the feasibility of their idea, as well as designing comprehensible marketing strategies. As a part of this MoU, we will also help the start-ups in the growth stage with capital, technical expertise etc
We aim for a long and successful partnership, and hope to help the brilliant entrepreneurs with our combined capabilities!