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An entrepreneur must possess managerial capability: Kochouseph Chittilappilly

Entrepreneurs can build successful companies only if they complement their technical knowhow with good managerial skills, according to V-Guard Industries founder and Chairman Kochouseph Chittilappilly. As a businessman who turned a solitary electric goods manufacturing unit into a large conglomerate, Chittilappilly had much valuable advice to give young founders at a ‘Meetup Cafe’ organized by the Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) at Maker Village, Kalamassery, here on Friday. “Apart from the […]


Kerala Startup Mission to host ‘Meetup Cafe’ on July 21

Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM), in association with Maker Village, will host ‘Meetup Cafe’, a platform aiming to bring innovators, industry leaders, investors, academicians and government officials together. Leading entrepreneur and V-Guard Industries Limited Chairman Kochouseph Chittilappilly will be the chief guest at the event, to be organised at Maker Village, Kalamassery (Kerala Technology Innovation Zone campus) on July 21 at 5 pm. S.R. Guru, Founder and Director of Mentor Guru […]


HITES and KITCO ink MOU for joint execution of health infrastructure projects

HLL Infra Tech Services Ltd (HITES), a subsidiary of HLL Lifecare Ltd (HLL), has signed an MoU with KITCO, a premier engineering, management and project consultancy firm in India, for strategic alliance to jointly undertake execution of healthcare infrastructure projects using their competencies. Under the MOU, HITES can utilize the services of Kochi-based KITCO for engineering designs. KITCO, on its part, may utilize HITES’s capability for PMC (Project Management Consultant) […]


UST Global partners with Jidoka to offer Robotic Process Automation solutions

UST Global, a US-based leading digital technology services company,has announced that it has signed a strategic alliance with Jidoka, a leading RPA technology solution provider, to expand its RPA (Robotic Process Automation) solutions portfolio in Spain and South America. With more than 17,000 employees, UST Global is accelerating the transformation of organizations worldwide towards the Digital Economy. Thanks to this alliance, hundreds of UST Global customers will have access to […]


Fossil presents ‘Q GrantHYBRID Smart watch’

~ These classics, look like a watch, but act like a Smart watch! ~ Smart watches for analog lovers!   FOSSIL launched anew variant to its collection of Hybrid Smart watches –Q Grant, a stylish take on wearable technology. The collection is part of the Smart series and effortlessly blends analog design with smart connectivity! The Q Grant series looks just like its analog counterpart, except for the dial sub-eye. This […]


Innovative, cost-effective tech to be showcased at high-profile summit

One-day FAYA:80 conference at Technopark will feature live product demos of home-grown high-functionality prototype devices The incredible potential and wide applicability of startup-derived innovation will be on display at a live product demonstration tomorrow that will feature, among other devices, a low-cost bionic hand that can help amputees grasp and hold objects. Showcasing prototypes in created almost entirely from in-house designs, the demo sessions – which will also provide a […]


Drawing visitors from across the world, Czarina’s NRI Fest is off to a great start

The year’s much-awaited saree extravaganza, Czarina’s NRI Fest, is all set to be a trendsetter. The city’s leading designer boutique is showcasing an outstanding collection of exquisite designs and weaves from all over India, specially chosen to suit the taste of NRIs. On display are tantalising tussars, gorgeous georgettes, crisp crepes, magical maheshwaris, cool chiffons and knockout kanjivarams, among the hundreds of stunning sarees crafted in vibrant hues and mesmerizing […]


Kerala Govt. signs MoU with IESA to woo investments from South-East Asia in IT and Electronics sectors

Partnership with leading Indian electronics body offers markets and collaborations in tech hubs of Taiwan and South Korea In a major fillip to the state’s IT and electronics manufacturing sectors, the Kerala government today signed an MoU with the India Electronics & Semiconductor Association (IESA) to attract high-value investments from South-East Asia and also offer unprecedented access to lucrative markets in that region, known as Asia’s tech hub. The Secretary […]


Maker Village to host meet for automotive start-ups on July 8

Gone are the days when ‘automotive’ meant designing, building and selling vehicles and parts. The auto world, especially its transportation segment, has now been turned upside down by emerging smart technologies that promise to change and smoothen the way people travel from Point A to Point B. Maker Village, in association with Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) and AutoNebula, will host ‘Igniting Automotive Startups Meet-up’, a platform for prospective entrepreneurs connected […]


High-profile FAYA: 80 conference to address challenges in IT sector

Innovators, technologists and entrepreneurs to offer solutions and perspectives World-renowned innovators, influential technologists and leading entrepreneurs will converge on the city next week for a day-long summit to evaluate emerging trends in a dynamic IT landscape and explore new ideas for developers and organisations to navigate, adapt and grow in the face of unpredictability. Besides highlighting the impact of seismic shifts across various technology domains, the event, ‘Disrupt Kerala 2017’, […]


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