Based out of IIIT Bangalore, IMACX is a Startup Platform focused on creating an innovation & entreprenurial ecosystem that works on the intersection of Technology & Society (aka Digital Social Innovation).
- Our role is to create "Responsible Citizens of the Future" - develop the right mindset for young innovators / students to engage with the world.
- "Technology" can positively impact our local communities & governance - reimagine ways in which social / government organizations can function effectively using technology
We focus on:
- Nurturing Social Innovators & Aspiring Entrepreneurs and help them to be Successful
- Creating Innovative, Socially-Relevant & Impactful Solutions & Ventures
Currently at IMACX:
- Help entrepreneurs & innovators build solutions in specific areas of research & technology focus for IMACX
- Cover various aspects of building ventures & solutions: purpose, problem, product development, platform strategy, data science, branding, revenue generation, fund raising & hiring
- Execute prototype-stage investments in committed people and innovative & impactful firms
- Conduct Demo Days to showcase Creations to Investors
- Consult Government / Social organizations on technology deployments
- Conduct IMACX RISE / Civic-Tech Summits & associated workshops
- Conduct sessions on Leadership & Social Entrepreneurship, Ethics, Spirituality, etc.
- Conduct Hackathons & Competitions that focus on addressing social challenges
- Invite Social Leaders to share their viewpoints
- Research on the impact of technology on society
More details available at http://iiitb.org