Institution's Innovation Council (IIC)
In 2018, the Ministry of Education (MoE) launched the Institution's Innovation Council (IIC) programme for Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs) in collaboration with AICTE to systematically foster the culture of innovation and start-up ecosystem in education institutions through the MoE's Innovation Cell (MIC).
IICs are primarily responsible for involving a large number of faculty, students, and staff in various innovation and entrepreneurship-related activities such as ideation, problem solving, Proof of Concept development, Design Thinking, IPR, project handling and management at the Pre-incubation/Incubation stage, and so on, in order to establish and stabilise the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem in HEIs.
During the calendar year 2020-21, IIMT College of Engineering, Greater Noida, has established Institution Innovation Council (IIC) in accordance with the MoE's Innovation Cell, Government of India's guidelines.
To achieve recognition as “Institution of Excellence” in Innovation, IPRs, Product Development and Commercialisation of Start-Ups by providing Skill development Innovation Initiatives.
To set up a platform for creating Cognitive capacities among Students/Faculty Individuals by creating a dynamic Inventive Environment within the Institute.
- Faculty and students affiliated with the IIC IIMT College of Engineering in Greater Noida will have a special opportunity to engage in various MoE-sponsored innovation initiatives and competitions.
- Opportunity to meet or interact with renowned Business Leaders and top-notch academicians.
- Opportunity to develop prototypes with new ideas.
- Mentoring from industry experts.
|S.NO.||Name of Member||Member Type (Teaching/ Non-Teaching / External Expert)||Key Role / Position assigned in IIC|
|1||Dr. Sanjay Pachauri||Teaching||President|
|2||Mr. Pankaj Goel||Non-Teaching||Vice-president|
|3||Dr. S.K. Verma||Teaching||Convener|
|4||Dr. Nisha Walde||Teaching||Innovation Activity Coordinator|
|5||Dr. S.K.Gupta||Teaching||Startup Activity Coordinator|
|6||Mr. Abhishek Sharma||Teaching||Internship Coordinator|
|7||Mr. Sanjeeva Narain Singh||Teaching||IPR Activity Coordinator|
|8||Ms. Shilpi Singhal||Teaching||Social Media Coordinator|
|9||Mr. Praveen Tomar||Teaching||ARIIA Coordinator|
|10||Mr. R. K. Tomar||Teaching||NIRF Coordinator|
|11||Mr. R. Srinivasan||External||IP Expert|
|12||Mr. Aashish Kaushik||External||Start-up/Alumni entrepreneur|
|13||Mr. Amit Shukla||External||Expert by nearby industry/industry Association/Ecosystem Enablers|
|14||Mr. Aayush Bansal||External||FI/Bank/Investor/Angel Investor/VC|
|15||Dr. Deepa Sharma||External||Incubation Center|
|16||Mr. S. P. Gupta||Teaching||Member|
|18||Ms. Aruna Singh||Teaching||Member|
|19||Ms. Mona Khosla||Teaching||Member|
|20||Dr. Pankaj Kr. Sharma||Teaching||Member|