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Moneylife interviews Sharmila Bhide, co-founder of Pune-based Calsoft

Moneylife has an interview with Sharmila Bhide, co-founder of Pune-based outsourced software services company, Calsoft. Here are some excerpts from the interview: […] Sharmila Bhide founded Calsoft about 16 years ago. The company specialises in software product engineering services with … Continue reading

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New Office Bearers for SEAP – Software Exporters Association of Pune

SEAP (the Software Exporters Association of Pune) – one of the most important trade bodies in Pune – has just had elections and the following people have been elected: Gaurav Mehra, President of SEAP. Gaurag is MD of Saba Software … 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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Pune’s @Sudhanwa Joglekar named to Wikimedia Grant Advisory Committee

The Wikimedia Foundation, the organization which runs Wikipedia, has created a “Grants Advisory Committee” consisting of members of the Wikimedia community, whose role would be to help the Wikimedia foundation decide which grant requests to accept, help improve grants, ensure … Continue reading

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Top environmental award for Ramana Athreya of IISER Pune

Ramana Athreya, an associate professor at IISER Pune, one of India’s top higher educational institutions (on par with IISc and the IITs), has been awarded the Whitley Award, one of the most high profile “conservation” awards. Indian Express reports that: … Continue reading

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Interesting Person: Maneesh Bhandari

Maneesh Bhandari had his own security software company in the US, which he ran for 10 years, and sold a few years back. After this successful exit, he moved to Pune. Now he mentors other startups, invests in a few. … Continue reading

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