LET’S GET YOUR DREAMS INCUBATED
The SJCET Startup Bootcamp- IEDC (Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre) was set up on 9th March 2015 as a part of the Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) initiative to develop a startup culture amongst students. The IEDCs are platforms set up in Engineering, Management, Arts & Science Colleges and Polytechnics with an aim to provide students an opportunity to experiment and innovate. KSUM has set up IEDCs in 226 institutions across the State which provide avenues for creative students to learn, collaborate and transform their innovative ideas into prototypes of viable products and services. IEDCs works as the first launch pad for a student’s entrepreneurial journey and provide them with access to cutting edge technology, world class infrastructure, high quality mentorship, early risk capital and global exposure.
With the various ideation and problem solving maker events conducted by the Bootcamp, students are encouraged to challenge themselves and come up with innovative ideas that. Students are provided with expert mentorship to convert their ideas into prototypes, and eventually into marketable products. Infusory Future Tech Labs Pvt Ltd ( graduated in 2018) and Lamaara Technologies Pvt Ltd (graduated in 2019) are two startup companies founded by the students of SJCET Palai and incubated in the SJCET Startup Bootcamp. During their incubation period, Lamaara Technologies Pvt Ltd received a brand equity investment worth 50 lakh Rs from the Times Group.
SJCET Bootcamp received the Best Performing IEDC award in 2017 and 2019. In 2019, Bootcamp conducted the Startup Yathra and also received the Hero of the Startup award, the best sustainable startup award, and the best women wannapreneur award. In the Smart India Hackathon 2019, organised by MHRD and AICTE , the product ‘Blackbox for drones’ from Bootcamp received the best innovative product award. In 2020, SJCET Startup Bootcamp hosted the NASA Space Apps Challenge and gained recognition all over the nation.
Other major achievements are: NASSCOM STARTUP 20-20 winner, 2015. Team PENTA from SJCET Palai won the first prize worth 1 lakh Rs at the ICTT ECHATHLON organised by the ICT Academy of Kerala in 2016.
- Providing seminars and workshops in ideation, skill development and entrepreneurial awareness
- Developing technical communities in the campus
- Encouraging the students and faculties to carry out innovative research work.
- Creating maker spaces to prototype ideas and incubation space to marketable prototypes.
CHOOSE A JOB THAT YOU LIKE, AND YOU WILL NEVER HAVE TO WORK A DAY IN YOUR LIFE
Infusory Designs, is a startup incubated in SJCET Startup Bootcamp. The startup aims at conducting high-tech workshops on the latest technological advancements like Virtual Reality, 3D Printing, Electronic Device Making and much more.The Team also took its step on Agro Machinery and Industrial Robotics.
Company acts as a bridge from employees to the society, helping to solve everyday challenges that common people face. So it’s important that they feel encouraged to contribute their unique insight and skills to help solve some of the most complex technology challenges. We make our products eco-friendly and customer oriented. Everything that we create or invent is based on major social issues making us a problem solving based company.
‘hyperGO is a hyperlocal delivery/e-commerce company devoted towards, delivering the best service at your doorstep, and we have joined hands to fight the covid-19 battle. The parent company Hyperthink Technologies LLP, has launched hyperGO, an online platform for delivery of pharmaceutical items and groceries (including vegetables and meat) at doorstep, in Kochi. Online Pharmacy Customers can order medicines by sending doctor’s prescription (for prescription medicines). Online Grocery On the other hand we are selling groceries, vegetables, fish and meat in an innovative manner where the customer has an option to book ‘hyperGO truck’ through the mobile app allowing customers to pick and choose all their items from their doorstep.’
|29th April 2019||Effective Presentation Skills and Idea Piching - SJCET Startup Bootcamp in association with Kerala Startup Mission and ICT Academy of Kerala is organized a two day workshop on Effective Presentation Skills and Idea Pitching on 29th and 30th April 2019 for shortlisted students teams of Idea fest 2019.|
|11th to 13th February 2019||Concept Coaching - Faculty development programme on concept coaching organized by ICT Academy of Kerala|
|25th and 26th February 2019||IoT Application Development - This workshop provides a platform to learn various components, technique, and applications in IoT.
This workshop also help the Entrepreneur to build their product with industrial standards.
|21st February 2019||INSPIRE 2.0 , an awareness programme about Kerala Startup Mission idea fest for Civil Engineering Students|
|15th February 2019||INSPIRE 2.0 , an awareness programme about Ksum idea fest for Computer Science and Engineering Students|
|14th February 2019||INSPIRE 2019 - INSPIRE 2019 organized by Kerala Startup Mission in association with Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC is a event where awareness is provided to the students about IEDC and Idea Fest.|
|7th February 2019||How to build a Startup - So what's the secret to building a successful startup? You have to be passionate, committed and willing to work for the long haul. Many startups don't fail. Rather, their leaders just tend to give up too soon. Be hands on, set realistic goals for growth and development and take your startup journey one step at a time. Understanding the steps and principles here can be the difference between a failed startup and a successful one.|
|7th February 2019||Mega Startup & Project Contest - As part of ASTHRA 2019, technical fest of St. joseph's College of Engineering and Technology, Palai SJCET Startup Bootcamp Organized a Mega Startup & Project Contest.
Participants can exhibit your startup products
Prototypes and young projects with respect to any engineering or business field can be exhibited.
|7th February 2019||Hackathon - As part of ASTHRA 2019, technical fest of St. joseph's College of Engineering and Technology, Palai SJCET Startup Bootcamp Organized a Hackathon.
Top 20 teams will be shortlisted based on their ideas
|2nd February 2019||Pre-FYPM - Pre-FYPM Zonal Meetups are the curtain raiser events to FOSS Young Professional Meet (FYPM) and participants get to know what they can experience in FYPM. Zone 4 - Idukki & Kottayam Meetup held at SJCET PALAI. The event was organised by ICFOSS in association with Free Software Users Group (NEXUS) of SJCET.|
|4th January 2019||St. Josephs Young Innovation Award - The main objective of consituting St. Josephs Innovations Award is to recognise the young scientists/innovations among the students of kerala by showcasing their innovative projects developed during their school life. It is expected to provide a platform for future scientists and engineering solutions, and thereby create an opportunity to interact with the fellow innovators and other expertise|
|14th November 2018||Startup Yatra - The Startup India Yatra is a platform which aims to help aspiring entrepreneurs in Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities realize their startup dream. Entrepreneurs will get an opportunity to get their Startups incubated i.e., coached and prepared in one of the best incubators to succeed in their journey from idea to enterprise.|
|7th to 9th November 2018||Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp - SJCET School of Management and Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC organized a three day Awareness Camp on Entrepreneurship|
|12th & 13th October 2018||INSENDIUM 4.0- The Biggest internal event to discover the true engineer inside you and explore the extravaganza of technology, business and B-tech lifestyle! Come and attend for the best experiences.|
|8th August 2018||Talk on Why Bootcamp? Explore the era of innovation, organized by Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC|
|15th May 2018||In connection with National Technology Day 2018, St. Joseph's College of Engineering & Technology, Palai in association with ENCON Green Club and Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC organized a Quiz Competition for HSS Students, sponsored by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment.|
|22nd & 23rd March 2018||RELEvent 2018 - Recruitment of Emerging LEaders Event
Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC 's 4th Executive Committee Selection 2018
|14th March 2018 to 16th March 2018||Kitco Ltd in association with SJCET School of Management and SJCET Startup Bootcamp organized a three day Awareness Camp on Entrepreneurship from|
|17th February 2018||Techasthra is a unique technical contest of SJCET Startup Bootcamp’s Techathlon event conducted as part of ASTHRA 2018|
|17th February 2018||Anonymous - One day Cyber Security Workshop.
Resourse Person : Subhash Babu, Deputy Commandor, Cyberdom
|2nd & 3rd February 2018||Ideation Workshop Jointly organized by KSUM and ICT Academy|
|19th & 20th January 2018||Workshop on Django- opensource web framework in Python organized by International Centre for Free and Open Source Software jointly with Swanthra , Mozilla SJCET and Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC.|
|15th to 18th January 2018||FOSS Awareness session organized by International Centre for Free and Open Source Software(ICFOSS) jointly with SWATHANTHRA , Mozilla SJCET and Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC|
|12th Janauary 2018||INtalk Series #4
talk on Agile Methodology, which is an iterative and incremental software development methodology.Organized by Department of Computer Science & Engineering Jointly with ACM SJCET and SJCET Startup Bootcamp.
Resource Person: Mr. U S Vineesh,Wipro Bangalore
|17th November 2017||SJCET School of Management in association with Startup Bootcamp SJCET - IEDC celebrated the Women’s Entrepreneurship Day on 17th November 2017|
|4th November 2017||Inauguration of Maker Space(IoT Lab) , joint initiative by Kerala Startup Mission and St. Joseph's College of Engineering & Technology, Palai on 4th November 2017 by Dr. Saji Gopinath, CEO, KSUM|
|4th November 2017||INtalk Series #3
Ms. Tiffany Brar
Topic: Disability is not a hindrance to reach the sky
|4th November 2017||Organized 6th Idea Day on 4th November 2017 at St. Joseph's College of Engineering & Technology, Palai.|
|4th October 2017||SJCET Bootcamp jointly with Mozilla SJCET organized Mozilla Firefox Quantum Sprint|
|21st September 2017||SJCET Startup Bootcamp jointly with Lamaara.Technologies ( A Student Startup incubated at SJCET Bootcamp) is Organizing a one day workshop on Introduction to Internet of Things on 21st September 2017 at IoT Lab|
|20th September 2017||INtalk Series #2
SJCET Startup Bootcamp jointly with Women in Development Cell of SJCET is organizing a session exclusively for female students about Women Entrepreneurship Opportunities on 20th September 2017
|23rd August 2017||SJCET Bootcamp jointly with Kerala Startup Mission and KSIDC is organizing “out of syllabus”, a program which gives an overview about the student entrepreneurship opportunities.
|23rd August 2017||INtalk Series #1
Mr. Abu Mathew Thoppan , CEO , Thopps Technologies
Topic: EvE 2 EwE
|18th August 2017||SJCET Bootcamp jointly with the Department of Industries and Commerce Kerala organized seminar on Entrepreneurship Development.|
|18th & 19th August 2017||INSENDIUM 3.0|
|Thursday, 30th March 2017||Annual General Body Meeting of SJCET Startup Bootcamp on Thursday, 30th March 2017|
|22nd & 23rd March 2017||Workshop on Introduction to Creative Engineering Design - 22nd & 23rd March 2017|
|10th and 11th of March 2017||2 day "FabXL" workshop in association with Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) and FABLAB Kerala on 10th and 11th of March 2017|
|22nd February 2017||Techasthra is a unique technical contest of SJCET Startup Bootcamp’s Techathlon event conducted as part of ASTHRA 2017 on 22nd February 2017 at St Joseph’s College of Engineering and Technology, Palai.|
|15th February||SJCET Bootcamp joinly with Mozilla SJCETorganized on 15th February at Main Block seminar hall at 4pm.
|7th and 8th February 2017||SJCET Startup Bootcamp jointly with Kerala Startup Mission and ICT Academy of Keralaorganized a two day Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp on 7th and 8th February 2017.|
|3rd January to 7th January 2017.||KELTRON Skill Development Center of SJCET Palai jointly with Startup Bootcamp SJCET and Department of Computer Science and Engineering conducted a Training on Internet of Things from 3rd January to 7th January 2017.|
|3rd January to 7th January 2017.||KELTRON Skill Development Center of SJCET Palai jointly with Startup Bootcamp SJCET and Department of Computer Science and Engineering conducted a Training on Android Application Development from 3rd January to 7th January 2017.|
|20th & 21st October 2016||Two Day Workshop INSENDIUM 2.0|
|5th October 2016||Talk on Mozilla|
|1st October 2016||Git Hub & DuckDuckGo workshop|
|26th September 2016||KTU IEDC Cluster 5 Coordinators Meet up|
|13th August, 2016||One Day IEDC Student Coordinator Meetup|
|12th August 2016||Meet the Entrepreneur|
|22nd , 23rd & 24th July 2016||Three Day Workshop Startup i3|
|1st & 2nd April 2016||Two day Workshop INSENDIUM 1.0|
|4th & 5th March 2016||Two Day Faculty Development Programme on Internet of Things (IoT)|
|19th & 20th February 2016||Three Day Workshop on Universal App Development for Windows10|
|14th, 15th & 16th September 2015||Three Day Workshop on Impresario 1.0|
|29th July 2015||Ideathone|
ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS
Received an amount of Rs. 2 Lakhs as a performance grant from Kerala Startup Mission. This grant is allocated to top performing Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centers across Kerala. The evaluation is based on the activities , achievements and fund utilization.
Smart India Hackathon 2018
MHRD, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Inter Institutional Inclusive Innovation Center (i4C), and Persistent Systems is organizing Smart India Hackathon 2018, a unique initiative to identify new and disruptive digital technology innovations for solving the challenges faced by our country.
Four Student teams from our college shortlisted for the event.
Startup Weekend Kochi
Startup Weekend is a 54-hour weekend event, during which groups of developers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, students, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startup companies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, or presentation at the end.
Students from St. Joseph’s College of Engineering and Technology participated in this event.
DSC Summit 2018
As a Developer Student Club Lead of St. Joseph’s College of Engineering and Technology, Palai, Reon Saji got the opportunity to attend World’s first DSC Summit in Goa. The summit focused on skills/knowledge helpful for the student Leads to impact their campus/community.