Know More About Our 6th Edition Awardees - Innopreneurs Startup Contest
Another edition of the magnificent Innopreneurs Startup Contest came to an end & with the completion of 6th Edition of Innopreneurs, here we introduce the list of awardees, special recognitions and special mentions.
Startup / Idea: HVA Chemical Solution Pvt. Ltd.
Location: Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu, India Brief: Early traction startup making solid-fuel from single-use waste plastics through a novel patented process.
Relevant Links: www.hvaenergysolution.com
1st Runner Up
Startup / Idea: Druksell
Founder(s): Sonam Chophel (LinkedIn)
Location: Thimphu, Bhutan Brief: Largest online marketplace for authentic Bhutanese products made and developed in Bhutan, where customers from around the world can shop and get their orders delivered at their doorsteps in their own home nation.
Relevant Links: www.druksell.com
2nd Runner Up
Startup / Idea: Solnce Green Energy
Location: Surat, Gujarat, India Brief: A stand-alone and decentralized Solar Thermal Desalination Technology, which is capable of converting seawater into mineralized drinkable form. Winner of UNDP’s Innovation 4SDGs Challenge.
Relevant Links: www.solnceenergy.in
Special Recognition #1
Startup / Idea: Hesa Rural / Last Mile Connect
Founder(s): Vamsi Udaygiri (LinkedIn)
Location: Hyderabad, Telangana, India Brief: Hesa is connecting Rural India Physically through their digital platform and 5000+ villages. They are brand agnostic and help businesses with an end to end access to rural markets.
Relevant Links: www.hesaglobal.com
Special Recognition #2
Startup / Idea: GoWash
Founder(s): Yashwant Budhwani (LinkedIn)
Location: Nagpur, Maharashtra, India Brief: E-scooter based smart washer which washes cars at a cheaper rate.]
Relevant Links: www.gowashservices.com
Special Recognition #3
Startup / Idea: AgriYug (Yogitha Biofarming Pvt. Ltd.)
Founder(s): Deepak Kumar (LinkedIn)
Location: Kharagpur, West Bengal, India Brief: They are making farmer’s lives easier by providing services from soil testing to market linkage at an affordable and accessible way. Currently working with 500+farmers.
Rest of the Top #10
Supply.mv from Male, Maldives | Founder(s): Raid Shaaz Waleed (LinkedIn) An online retail platform, creating virtual transparent relationships between buyers and sellers from different sectors and industries. With 150+ leading supplier and all major brands all listed on one platform.
BMH Transmotion from Nagpur, Maharashtra, India | Founder(s): Ravindra Dekate, (LinkedIn) A foldable & portable storage system for agriculture and horticulture produce such as grains without any fumigation & aims to reduce losses. They have presented their unique idea on multiple international platforms & contests.
iAudit, from Rajkot, Gujarat, India | Founder(s): Palak Vasa (LinkedIn) | Mansi Jain (LinkedIn) | Smit Parsania (LinkedIn) A web-based application that automates Internal Audit processes and aids organizations in managing their risk in an accurate, comprehensive, and time-bound manner.
Chezuba from Hyderabad, Telangana, India | Founder(s): Sukhendra Rompally (LinkedIn) A global online volunteering platform facilitating corporate employees and working professionals to assist NGOs through skill-based online volunteering. 5,000+ NGOs from 63 countries, 90,000+ registered online volunteers from 100+ countries
Some of the special mention categories were.
Age 15: Yashonetini Bhautkar, SPOD (SHOES PAINTED ON DEMAND) from Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Age 58: Shriram Mokhasi, Power Factor from Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Age 55: Dr Pradeep Kagane, SILAZO from Nashik, Maharashtra, India
Startups from Remotest Places
Khrew (J&K, India) | 22k Population : Dr. Tahir Nazir, Functional Chicken Nuggets
Best International Startups
Learn Infinity from Kathmandu, Nepal | Founder(s): Aditi Goyal
All Woman Startups
Gainaloe Pvt Ltd from Ananthapur, Andhra Pradesh, India | Founder(s): Vyshnavi Srinivas
Biozyme - Green Technology Industrial Solution from Tonk, Rajasthan, India | Founder(s): Dr Sarika Gupta
Special Philanthropy Mention
NitiBodh from New Delhi, India | Founder(s): Pulkit Prakash
Team Saying No To Funding – Offbeat Startup
MedicFibers from New Delhi, India | Founder(s): Harsh Lal
Most Breakthrough Innovation
Impact Oriented Startups
Oneceptual from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India | Founder(s): Sumanth Mudaliar
Startups Promoting Circular Economy
NewspaperWood from Bangalore, Karnataka, India | Founders(s): Dhanush C. Gowda
Startups that produce Natural Products
Chyau Biotechnologies Pvt Ltd from Bagmati, Nepal | Founder(s): Sunny Rajopadhyaya
Natural Pigment from Thimphu, Bhutan | Founder(s): Penjor Dorji
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