IIITB for Industry and Community

Open Innovation Platfrom 

Open Innovation Platform

Open Innovation Platform is a digital platform that connects problem owners to problem solvers to collaborate and find solutions for challenges.

Open Innovation Platform focus on uncovering challenges to address challenges and needs, we nurture Research-led, Collaborative Social Innovations.


Problem —- Proof of Concept — Prototype — Pilot

For Each Challenge, a possible approach – keeping past expenses in mind:

  • Rs. 4L for translating Market Problem into a Worthy Challenge with associated Market Opportunity – That details the Challenge – preferably involving the Challenge Owner
  • Rs. 4L for each and every worthy Challenge proposal (Challenge to PoC) – That details the Solution
  • Rs. 4L for each and every worthy PoC (PoC to Prototype)
  • Rs. 4L for each and every worthy Prototype (Prototype to Pilot)
  • Additional Funding – based on progress & potential impact


Research & Innovation Process & Support

Mentorship & Community

Business Opportunity

Prize / Grant Money

Tech & Innovation

Machine Intelligence and Robotics

A dedicated research center to the study of machine intelligence and robotics and its applications in the Indian context is missing.


Research Center that spreads across all areas of research interests in the institute towards doing applied research in the use of Information & Communication Technologies

Public Policy 

CITAPP focuses on the policy challenges and the organizational demands made by technological innovation and interested in interactions between technology and society and its technological advances

Assistive technology

The Centre will focus on applied research with relevance for society and enterprises.


Focused on creating a sustainable Innovation & Entrepreneurial Ecosystem that works at the intersection of Technology & Society.

MietY TIDE 2.0

TIDE 2.0 Incubation Centre to provide incubation, funding and handholding support to early-stage startups 

Funded Challenges

Open Challenges

Past Challenges


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Bengaluru – 560100


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