“ We would like to dedicate this honour to sections of society, who understood and helped us bring change in the way education functions and are perceived. ”
“ It is our belief that forums like these help in proliferating our initiatives to a wide audience and in promoting larger national interests. ”
“ The jury process was very organised and just the opportunity to present to a jury of that kind of eminence was a pleasure - winning was an icing on the cake! ”
“ This honour is an invitation to our partners to commit and to offer our best to the least of the society through Homelink / Missing Children Search Network program. ”
“ Nasscom Social Innovation Forum has helped us in achieving visibility and had a really positive impact. ”
“ The visibility that this award has created for us and the support and connects that it has generated is sincerely appreciated! ”
“ NSIF has provided us the much needed platform to take our idea to the world. ”
SimplEye is a solution that allows for simple and complete access to smartphone for visually impaired.
Vidiyal has developed an Open Distance Learning System that delivers information on livestock management using voice mails through mobile phones with the aim of empowering rural women.
Lemon Tree has created a visual and sign language dictionary of technical words in the hospitality industry for employees who are persons with disability.
An SMS based SOS device for women and children in distress.
SkillTrain is a social enterprise that leverages mobile technology to deliver quality vocational training to rural youth.
iGest is a kinematic sensor based system that captures gestures of children with cerebral palsy and converts them into a dictionary of sentences.
The NGO Tamana, developed two Kinect games based applications aimed at improving the motor coordination, joint attention and cognitive skills of children and individuals with autism.
Sabrang Trust has developed a peace mapping solution that maps build- up of violence and enables preventive action.
A CSR initative, Biocon Foundation has instituted ‘Mobile Early Detection and Prevention of Oral Cancer’ (Medpoc), a mobile based management platform for cancer screening and surveillance.
Frontier Markets Consulting a social enterprise has developed Solar Parhari ANDON System a centralized monitoring system for all solar installation units to prevent energy theft in rural areas.
EasyGas is a software solution that enables the online allocation of gas LPG cylinders to citizens in an automatic and free manner.