India Israel innovation challenge bridge for startups – Apply Now

India Israel innovation challenge bridge for startups - Apply Now

All start-ups and innovators from India and Israel are invited to join in and bring a change in the world. The Israel Innovation Authority, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India have joined hands for this innovation challenge.

Areas covered under the challengeThe selected startups will be working to develop solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges in

  1. Agriculture– Solutions to enhance agriculture productivity, farmer’s earnings, reducing post harvest losses and get better market connections
  2. Water– Solution to treat or recycle the waste water, surface water and bringing portable water at the point of use at most affordable cost
  3. Digital health– Solutions to bring real-time health monitoring, home care, remote care, periodic counselling and advice on health management for NCDs (Non-Communicable Disease) and low cost diagnostics and predictive solutions in rural areas.

Advantages for selected start-ups:

Among the applicants, the most promising solutions from India and Israel shall be selected by a joint panel of judges. Such start-ups will get further support to develop their product or service through:

  • An opportunity to interact with their existing and potential end users, prospective investors, supporting corporations and other potential partners in India and Israel.
  • Chance to win cross-border mentorship and incubation prizes.
  • An opportunity to participate in a summit in India with industry leaders, experts and potential partners.
  • Chance to participate in a bilateral market access seminar in Israel.

So pilot your solutions and get the best expertise from both the countries.

Applications open from 10th September 2017

http://startupindia.gov.in/innovation-challenge.php

 

Shweta Jain
A Chartered Accountant having a great passion to elevate the deserving startups of India. Working closely with Budding Entrepreneurs to give them complete knowledge and knowhow about Startup World.