Author Archive for Pradyot

Indian Entrepreneur Mindset

Indian entrepreneurs typically think innovation means invention or product innovation… But, to be a successful grocery store owner also, you need to innovate enough…
Innovation Engineering
Innovation Engineering Forum

Presentation on Innovation Engineering at SlideShare

Hi Entrepreneurs and VCs
Since Innovation(s) make(s) or break(s) the entrepreneurs, I think this is relevant here. I have uploaded a presentation on Innovation Engineering at SlideShare. 
Thanks for reviewing the presentation and letting me know your comments and suggestions.FYI, Innovation Engineering is made in India/Delhi by a 100% self-funded and 0% grant startup, 3innovate.
3innovate Page on Innovation Engineering
Interact on Innovation Engineering

Entrepreneurs and VCs can use Innovation Engineering

Yes.Entrepreneurs and VCs can use Innovation Engineering. Entrepreneurs to understand the needs, design, implement, validate/verify and evolve/revolutionize Innovation. VCs to validate/verify and revalidate/reverify Innovation of their portfolio and future portfolio companies. More on Innovation Engineering is here: and here

NEW entrepreneurship website-

Kauffman Foundation has started a NEW entrepreneurship website.
and resources center
The website tells
“In the midst of our worst financial crisis in decades, entrepreneurs will once again lead the economic recovery.”

Actually, innovation and entrepreneurship (in business, social, political and military areas) are the reasons what makes USA and UK different from others. India is different too in the recent times.

What do you think?

Intel’s challenge on Global Issues

The Intel’s website
is asking for solutions on
-Economic Development
-Healthcare and

The last date of submission is extended to February 17th, 2009.

Global Entrepreneurship week 17-23Nov2008

Global Entrepreneurship week 17-23 November 2008

Paul Graham on starting at a bad economy

Paul Graham on starting at a bad economy.
The context is – technology startups in USA etc

Please note:-Indian economy is NOT in bad shape yet.

Top 10 Disruptive Techs for 2008-2012(Gartner)

According to

Top 10 Disruptive Technologies for 2008-2012

  • Multicore and hybrid processors
  • Virtualisation and fabric computing
  • Social networks and social software
  • Cloud computing and cloud/Web platforms
  • Web mashups
  • User Interface
  • Ubiquitous computing
  • Contextual computing
  • Augmented reality
  • Semantics

partial approaches to present economic scenario

These may be partial approaches to present economic scenario for technology entrepreneurs.

  • Embracing Business Models for Open Source Software
  • Embracing Open Innovation

These are my recent talks in OSS Camp delhi.

Looking for “fundable(?) tech startup ideas”?

Looking for “fundable(?) tech startup ideas”?

Ycombinator lists 30.

Which one you want to take?