IIITD Innovation & Incubation Center (or IIITDIC) is established to create a conducive and vibrant ecosystem of Innovation and Entrepreneurship by providing Incubation and Acceleration services to Technology-based startups.
The mission of IIITDIC is to cultivate and catalyze innovative thinking and to pursue ideas into products and to accelerate the creation of sustainable, scalable innovative solutions and business propositions into successful start-ups that have significant social and/or economic impact. It is promoted by IIIT Delhi and registered as a not for profit section - 8. The center is recognized by DST and Department of Training & Technical Education, Govt. of Delhi. IIITDIC is actively involved in developing the paradigm of entrepreneurial mind-set among ideators and fostering the entrepreneurial spirit & abilities by promoting their ideas, research activities into entrepreneurial ventures leading to Startup. It provides a common working platform regarding guidance, mentoring, value-based collaboration, incubation, physical co-working spaces. It aims to convert path-breaking business ideas into a self-sustaining business ventures by providing various monitory & non monitory support along with access to strong. the network of partners and domain experts. IIITDIC being a part of research-based technical institution, has technology focussed theme areas to support the Startups viz. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Health Technologies and computational biology, Data Science and Mobile Computing, Cyber Security and Online Networking, ICT, Robotics and HCI and technology for social good.
The core strengths of the IC and the achievements of the Incubator till date
a. AI & Machine Learning,
b. Smart Cities & IOT,
c. Mobile Computing & Data Science,
d. Healthcare & Computational Biology,
e. Cyber Security and Robotics
f. ICT & Signal Processing
g. Social Ventures