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Innovators Showcase

GBF 2015 Innovators’ Showcase

Showcasing Innovation

If you are part of the IIT Bombay community; if you are amongst the faculty, students, project researchers or alumni of this institute, GBF is the place for you.

We are looking to showcase technologically innovative research from you that are relevant to the 8 SIGs of GBF.  At GBF 2015, explore new industry-academia collaborations, network with India’s top influencers and decision makers in government, industry and academia specific to your industry.

Forge collaborations and partnerships and explore new business opportunities.

Note: There are no additional costs for showcasing your innovation, all expenses are covered under the registration fee.

You are invited to submit an overview of your entrepreneurial venture or in the link(s) given below. The data gathered will be used to short-list the participants who will have an opportunity to make a 5 minute presentation of their business at GBF 2015 in front of a gathering of investors, advisers/patron, industry gurus and government representatives.

We invite investors, business collaborators and policy makers to be a part of the forum so that you may:-

  • Shop for enterprises with marketable technologies reviewed and selected by domain experts
  • Explore business collaborations and partnerships with IIT Bombay academia to convert their research/products into marketable solutions.
  • Forge new business relations with the IIT Bombay community, government and policy makers, trade delegations and industry leaders.


Campus Community: All Faculty projects/research/development initiatives that are in progress on the campus currently with technologically innovative offerings relevant to the SIG demonstrated through working prototypes and/or patents and/or research funding are eligible.

IITB alumni entrepreneurs: Only businesses with revenue streams, customer deployments and/or 3rd party funding; or IPR in the form of patents which are to be commercialized are eligible.

The showcase space at the moment is confined to the IITB community alone although in future editions we will seek to expand the scope to include non IITB innovators.

All information submitted is at your risk and IITB & IITBAA while taking due care will in no way be responsible for the confidentiality of the submissions.

In the selection process the decision of IITBAA- GBF jury in the relevant SIGs will be final.

Last date for submission: September 14th,2015

Date for Announcement of final shortlisted Innovators: September 20th, 2015


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Please note: Selected innovators will be invited to make a pitch at the GBF.
Innovators who are not selected may however be invited by the SIG Leaders for showcasing at the GBF exhibition space.

For any queries, contact: