Numerous awards and recognitions are the highlights of our milestones:
Winner Innovators Competition at India Innovation Growth Programme 2011. Jointly awarded by Lockheed Martin Corporation (USA) and Department of Science & Technology, Government of India
- Over the past five years, the DST – Lockheed Martin India Innovation Growth Program has completed over 100commercialization agreements and has helped more than 2700 Indian scientists, engineers, private inventors, and entrepreneurs take their innovative ideas to market, generating a revenue of more than $75.5 million in Indian and global markets.
- IIGP is funded by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company and the Government of India’s Department of Science & Technology, and developed by the IC2 Institute’s global commercialization Group (GCG) at The University of Texas of Austin in partnership with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) & the Indo—U.S. Science & Technology Forum.
- For the year 2011, IIGP declared Fiber Optika as the unchallenged winner from a pool of 1000 other technological inventions for its highly advanced fiber-optic laboratory solution Light Runner. Fiber Optika was honored with IIGP award including Gold Medal and Winner Certificate.