Tag "innovation"

Gamification and self-learning to promote digital literacy

By : Priti Yadav

We often get asked as to what is gamification and why it is important. Gamification is a term used to innovate more engaged and interesting learning activities. It comprises a set of game elements to increase learners’ motivation blended with

Delighting customers with Tech Innovations in the rapidly evolving ecosystem

By : CIOL Bureau

Since the onset of the pandemic, we have witnessed tremendous change in the way we work and communicate. As millions adapted to remote set-ups and retreated into isolation, businesses had the opportunity to step up and provide exceptional customer experience

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas’ LegalTech incubator Prarambh invites startups to the 2nd cohort

India’s leading law firm, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, today announced the launch of the second cohort of India’s first LegalTech incubator – Prarambh. The applications are invited from startups that are in the ‘development and/or ready to scale stage’ for the

BCP PlayBook: Mindtree bet on co-innovation & reskilling to spring back to normalcy

By : Soma Tah

The COVID-19 crisis has hit businesses harder than ever before. Although many large companies had a Business Continuity Plan (BCP) in place that they can fall back on in case of emergencies, but they fell short of expectations during this unprecedented

10 areas that will actually benefit from Corona

By : Sunil Rajguru

The Covid-19 outbreak spells bad news for many industries. Airlines and the travel and tourism industry is probably the biggest casualty. Then there’s the hospitality industry with empty hotels and fine dining restaurants. Daily wage workers, drivers and those running

What keeps the innovation engine running at Salesforce?

By : Soma Tah

Soma Tah Have you ever wondered what makes Salesforce- which was considered a disruptor in the CRM space -the most innovative company in the world? What do they do to keep the innovation engine running at full throttle? According to

SAP, NITI Aayog collaborate to set up 100 Atal Tinkering Labs in schools

BANGALORE, INDIA: SAP has signed a Statement of Intent (SOI) with NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) to adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Laboratories (ATL) in 2018 to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education among secondary school children across

Karnataka brings all innovation initiatives under one umbrella

BANGALORE, INDIA: The Karnataka government has brought all the emerging technology innovation initiatives of the government under one umbrella named ‘Innovate Karnataka’, to make the state a premier global destination for innovation. ‘Innovate Karnataka’ will be spearheaded by the Department of

Dassault Systèmes to set up a 3DEXPERIENCE center for students in Andhra Pradesh

INDIA: Dassault Systèmes and Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to set up a 3DEXPERIENCE Center to make students industry ready in the field of Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, and Shipbuilding on the 3DEXPERIENCE

Accenture Innovation Challenge winners develop tech to address sleep disorders

By : CIOL Writers

Accenture announced the winners of the first edition of Accenture Innovation Challenge. The competition was designed to inspire innovation among college students in India. The winners were chosen from 12 teams selected to participate in the Grand Finale round held

You may now store your passwords in your shirt using ‘smart’ fabric

By : Riddhi Sharma

Storing passwords and data is always a very cumbersome task. We have come a long way from finger print to face recognitions. How about you having the ease to store your data and passwords in your shirt’s cuff or tie?

SAP opens Leonardo Center in Bangalore to help in customers’ digital innovation journey

BANGALORE, INDIA: SAP opened APJ’s first SAP Leonardo Center in Bangalore today. SAP Leonardo Centers are a global network of connected, physical locations that are the go-to places for digital inspiration and co-innovation, while also being the delivery mechanism of

Red Hat launches first APAC Open Innovation Labs to support customers’ digital journey

By : CIOL Bureau

BANGALORE, INDIA: Red Hat launched its first Open Innovation Labs in the Asia-Pacific region in Singapore. Red Hat also has physical Red Hat Open Innovation Labs in Boston and London. Red Hat Open Innovation Labs launched in 2016 based on customer interest

Bangalore ranks among 25 most high-tech cities in the world

By : CIOL Writers

Bangalore is among the top 25 high-tech cities of the world according to the research firm 2thinknow that studied a list of 85 cities across the globe and ranked them on 10 factors related to technological advancement – including the number

Karnataka govt will fund innovations aiming to solve Bangalore traffic woes and water crisis

BANGALORE, INDIA: Encouraging individuals as well as startups to develop innovative solutions to resolve traffic congestion and water shortage problems in Bangalore City, Karnataka government has launched ‘Grand Challenge Call 5 and Call 6’. ‘Grand Challenges’ are a set of

Accenture opens first innovation hub in Bangalore

By : CIOL Writers

Accenture has launched its first Innovation Hub in Bangalore that will offer clients access to Accenture’s deep industry knowledge, leading technology capabilities and business acumen in more than 40 industries. Over 4,000 people will work at the innovation hub and combine research

CA Technologies partners IIIT-Hyderabad to set up co-innovation lab

By : CIOL Writers

IIIT-Hyderabad and CA Technologies have signed a collaboration agreement to set up a co-innovation lab at the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad campus. As per the agreement, CA Technologies engineers and IIIT-Hyderabad researchers will collaborate on applied research projects which

NITI Aayog plans to set up 1,000 new innovation labs this year

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to facilitate innovation in schools, NITI Aayog is gearing up to open 1,000 new Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL) this year, all across India. ATLs will conduct different activities ranging from regional and national level competitions, designing and

India is 60th most-innovative country globally: GII rankings

By : CIOL Writers

India moved up six spots to feature in the top-half of the Global Innovation Index (GII) in 2017. From the 66th position in 2016, India now ranks 60th among 127 countries in the world with top-ranking in Central and South Asia. While

Tavant encourages unorthodox thinking and empowers employees to pitch new ideas

Soma Tah Tavant Technologies, a specialized software solutions and services company which is more known for its mortgage domain knowledge, technical expertise is one among those few companies which believes in nurturing a strong culture of innovation within the organization. Employees