, IIMB's innovation and entrepreneurial centre, we have successfully incubated around 50 students to help shape their entrepreneurial ideas into start-ups", said Professor Venkatesh Panchapagesan, Chair, NSRCEL
Kankanala leads one of the most successful IP firms in the country, BananaIP, which incubated out of NSRCEL in 2005 as Brain League.
Kankanala said, "NSRCEL is doing great work in uplifting the entrepreneurial spirit in the country, and I consider it a privilege to have gotten the opportunity to start there.
Brain League is one of the first companies to successfully incubate out of NSRCEL
at IIM, Bangalore.
"Next Big Idea seeks to provide a perfect opportunity for entrepreneurs to showcase their idea and get its attractiveness and viability evaluated by experts in an extremely competitive setting" asserts Professor K.Kumar, Chairperson, NSRCEL.
50 lakhs from NSRCEL, 1 week of fully paid workshop at IIM Bangalore with intensive mentoring and an opportunity to interact with VCs; 10 cash prizes in the range of Rs.
at IIM Bangalore will provide business mentoring and incubation support.