Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship

Case Studies from IIT Kanpur

  • B. V. Phani
  • Sameer Khandekar

Part of the IITK Directions book series (IITKD, volume 1)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Tarun Gupta
    Pages 15-21
  3. Vipul Singh
    Pages 23-29
  4. Sanjay Kumar, Pulak Bhushan, Shantanu Bhattacharya
    Pages 31-42
  5. Snehil Patel, Devin Haria, Kanupriya Agarwal
    Pages 43-48
  6. Bishakh Bhattacharya
    Pages 49-52
  7. Rita Singh
    Pages 63-69
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 71-71

About this book


This book focuses on promoting entrepreneurial ecosystems within universities and educational institutes. It especially emphasizes the thriving systems and practices existing within the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK). It discusses cases and successes of the SIDBI Incubation and Innovation Centre in the Institute. This edited volume highlights the vision of IITK and describes a few of the major achievements of the past few years. It especially showcases the requirements and challenges  of creating, sustaining, and boosting such entrepreneurial ecosystems and incubation centres. The contents of this book will be useful to researchers, administrators, and corporate collaborators working in the area of monetizing technology coming from educational institutions by converting it to successful products and business ideas. 



Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Startups Patents Innovation in Engineering Schools University Incubation Centers

Editors and affiliations

  • B. V. Phani
    • 1
  • Sameer Khandekar
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Industrial and Management EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology Kanpur KanpurIndia
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology Kanpur KanpurIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-3333-9
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-3334-6
  • Series Print ISSN 2509-6591
  • Series Online ISSN 2509-6605
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