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MCCIA seeks applications from industries for awards (Environment, CSR, Innovation)

MCCIA – the Mahratta Chamber for Commerce, Industries And Agriculture – one of Pune’s top industry forums, is seeking applications from industries for the MCCIA awards. There are three awards: The BG Deshmukh award for encouragement of CSR (corporate social … Continue reading

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Pune Startup WiC selected by TLABS – ToI’s Accelerator Program

Arun Purohit, Founder of WiC, writes: WiC has made it to TLABS of Times Internet . http://tlabs.indiatimes.com/wic.html We showcased our ‘Made in Pune’ proudct at IIT Bombay E summit on 28th and 29th Jan . http://ecell.in/esummit/startup-expo/#Simplibuy

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Pune Startup Programr featured on TheNextWeb; crosses 25k Facebook Fans

Rajesh Moorjani, Founder of Programr writes: I’m glad to share that our startup Programr just got featured on TheNextWeb , one of the US’s top Technology News sites. You can read our article here: http://thenextweb.com/asia/2012/01/03/programr-the-code-school-with-a-hands-on-community-based-approach/ Last week we have also … Continue reading

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Three Pune teenagers win a prize in US for traffic simulation system

Three 16-year-olds from Loyola High School, Pune, have won the first prize at the inter-services/ industry training, simulation and education conference (I/Itsec) held in Orlando, Florida, US, last week. Chinmay Chobhe, Kanak Kulkarni and Mandharr Dareykar, all class XI students, … Continue reading

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TraffiCop: Blackberry based mobile system built in Pune get national award

TraffiCop, a blackberry based solution used by Pune’s traffic police for recording violations, looking up vehicle histories, and digitizing traffic violations records has just received a national award in the best mGovernance category. From their website: The INSTITUTE OF URBAN … Continue reading

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National Award for UoP employee for making technology accessible for disabled people

Dhananjay Bhole, coordinator of the Advanced Technology Blind Students’ Learning Center (ATBSLC) at the University of Pune has been awarded the National Role Model Award for the year 2011, reports Indian express, for his work in spreading awareness about, and … Continue reading

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KPIT Cummins gets Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation award

According to this website, Pune’s KPIT Cummins has won a prestigious award from Wall Street Journal for its green technology: KPIT Cummins has been awarded the prestigious Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award for their commitment in incorporating green and … Continue reading

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3 NCL Pune Scientists win CSIR’s 2011 Young Scientist Awards

Three scientists from the National Chemical Laboratory (NCL) Pune have been awarded the Young Scientist Awards by CSIR (Council for Industrial and Scientific Research), reports DNA Dr. Amol Kulkarni works in the area of total syntheses of bio-active natural products. … Continue reading

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Pune’s Titash Neogi (@tneogi of @bibkosh) wins British Council’s YCE award

Pune based Titash Neogi, co-founder of Bibkosh, has just won the Young Interactive Entrepreneur award by the British Council. The eligibility and selection criteria of this award are here. Here is the write-up of Titash that goes with the award: … Continue reading

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Praj Invites Nominations for Maha-Intrapreneur Awards 2011

According to a press release from Pune-based Praj Industries: Praj Industries, global biofuels technology and process engineering company invites nominations/applications for ‘Maha-Intrapreneur Awards 2011′ in association with Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM, Pune), Pune. The awards, now the 3rd … Continue reading

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