Prof. M. K. SURAPPA, Vice Chancellor, Anna University launched the newly formed AIC-AU Incubation Foundation's website. While launching the website, he said
"Anna University has been in the forefront of Technical Education in the country for more than two centuries through its Guindy College of Engineering. Anna University has produced some of the best minds in technology, research and innovation and contributed significantly in country’s industrialization in all stages [Industry I to Industry IV]. Our students are leading technology driven innovations and heading companies as successful CxOs.
With technology disrupting every part of our life, business operations, business models and creating new opportunities, it is time to inculcate the elements of innovation, design thinking, prototyping, productising, and growth mindset along with academic rigour.
Glad to announce the establishment of AIC-AU incubation foundation with the support from Atal Innovation Mission, Niti Aayog, Govt of India that will focus on fostering innovation culture, providing incubation and startup support to budding student entrepreneurs from our 4 campuses, 16 Constituent Colleges / Campuses and extended family of more than 550 affiliated colleges. "
Dr. L.Karunamoorthy, Registrar, Anna University and Dr. D.MohanLal, Director Planning and Development, Anna University were also present.