24th October 2018 (Option 1)
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
25th October 2018 (Option 2)
2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Andhra Pradesh Innovation Society is working towards the goal of promoting entrepreneurship and innovation with a robust infrastructure of incubators and accelerators across the state of Andhra Pradesh. Sunrise Incubation Centre at Vizag provides a platform for budding entrepreneurs to accelerate their business by providing co-working spaces, mentoring, funding as well as support in filing patents and IP rights with strategic partners such as NASSCOM, Gastrotope, Govin Capital, NRDC and Amaravati Drones.
GITAM University contributes to Fintech ecosystem by providing industry ready talent pool through certification programs in Fintech and Blockchain with industry collaboration. GITAM Fintech Academy has also successfully introduced Post-Graduate Diploma (Fintech) program and a Master of Business Administration (Fintech) program. GITAM Fintech Academy has setup a Blockchain Center of Excellence in partnership with Broadridge Financial Solutions to develop competencies of students that will accelerate their industry readiness and embrace innovation. Blockchain CoE, located on the 5th floor of GITAM Bhavan, provides a platform for students to immerse themselves in an experiential manner and apply Blockchain / Distributed Ledger Technology to solve real world problems.
As a first step to revitalizing Vizag into a smarter and more sustainable city, Fluentgrid Limited (Formerly Phoenix IT Solutions Ltd.) helped Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) set up and launch a state-of-the-art centralized City Command Center. Connecting together for the first time, multiple vital city-level services and providers onto a single platform, the City Command Center will immediately usher in smarter and more efficient governance capabilities for GVMC, helping lay the foundation for implementing the city’s smart city agenda.
The eight-storey abode of IT companies has been set-up with the vision of the AP government to create 1 lakh jobs from the IT sector. The iconic Internet of Things-enabled plug and play space will be allotted by APEITA to startups, MSME investors and companies that are a part of the IT and Financial Technology ecosystem. Three-floor cellar parking with 1.5 lakh square feet space has been constructed for added convenience.
Millennium Tower B is also coming up soon in the next phase. The sea-facing twin towers are being constructed with green technologies and have been designed to endure wind velocity of over 200 kmph.