Demo Day – 7th September, 2013

Mica Incubator in association with Point 10 Ventures hosted a “DEMO DAY” on 7th Sept, 2013 at the MICA campus. The event received a tremendous response from the young entrepreneurs, business community as well as huge media coverage. The images of the event can be seen here. https://skydrive.live.com/redir?resid=C6EF2E4F65B5D0DD!1524.

We were pleased to have amazing speakers and demo companies at eChai Demo Day @ MICA Incubator. The DEMO Day had witnessed the presence of some of the prominent personality from the Industry. We had Mr. Nagesh Rao, President & Director, Mudra Institute of Communications Ahmedabad (MICA) to inaugurate the program and Mr. Sunil Parekh, Founder, Gujarat Angels & Founding Curator, World Economic Forum – Global Shapers Community. We also had Prof. U T Rao Chairperson, MICA Incubator to deliver a special talk on Entrepreneurship and various initiatives taken by MICA Incubator.

The event received an overwhelming response from the community and nearly 150 students from the institute attended the program. Our chief guest Mr. Sunil Parekh, made a encouraging speech to the audience, discussing the need for student entrepreneurship and concentrating on factors needed to motive young entrepreneurs.

The Highlights of the Demo Day were the Companies presenting their ideas.

Splendid ideas from the Demo companies took the crowd to surprise. Details of the Demo companies are as below:

Gridle is the visual centric cloud collaboration tool for mid-sized enterprises in India for team management, planning and optimizing their biggest resource – people.

Mech Mocha Game Studios aim at creating highly approachable casual games with stunning graphics, addictive gameplay and scalable IPs. We are working on “PABLO & The Puppet Punch”, a casual action/arcade game for iOS devices aimed for ages 9+.

Classmint is an interactive study notes service rooted in research-proven techniques that help to learn faster and longer. Classmint lets anyone create annotable, audible, beautiful notes that can be folded like a paper.

RemindMeThis.com is an on-line productivity and collaboration tool. Most of the productivity software available is either way too simple for your serious projects or way too complex and time-consuming.

Shradhanjali.com is the unique memorial portal which helps us relive memories of our departed loved ones and ancestors. Here one can store, publish and share biography (multiple languages), photos, videos, personal and family details, post condolence messages (multiple languages), set background music and birth/death anniversary reminders to relatives and friends.

CityShor.com is an online media company specifically focussed on Ahmedabad. CityShor explores & tells what is best in Ahmedabad in Food, Fashion, Home Decor, Events, Travel, and Entertainment & ‘etc’ category.

Indian Pride was started with, Gujarati Pride a combination of bunch of applications that Include Gujarati Shayri, Kavita, Jokes, Gazal, Gujarati Recipe, Gujarati Editor and Gujarati eBooks. Guajarati’s across the globe can enjoy this entertaining content which is updated almost every 15 days. The content can be shared among all social networks. Another Gujarati Pride app is a Gujarati eBook app, this app has around 19 books and growing in number. This app allows reading Gujarati books for free. It is now available in other major regional languages of India.

Binary Thinkers is the game development company which brings the best of Games, Graphics and apps to people. Some of their innovative games include – Apple Run 3D & Snakes & Ladders 3D.

CourseKart.com aims to develop a platform where instructors and institutions can quickly create learning solutions and methodologies that complement school learning – enabling students to optimize and enhance their learning experience and achieve success in their endeavours. NO CONSTRAINT of distance, space and language should exist.

Start51.com is a crowd-funding and online fund raising platform for projects where creative ideas meet financial contributors to transform your unique ideas into reality.

Hash Media is building a Virtual Mirror – An Augmented reality trial room application with point of sale installation, which helps to try out different types of clothes, jewelleries, spectacles, etc. with the help of webcam and Virtual Real Estate – An Augmented Reality application to a 3D graphical model of any kinds of buildings or monuments and helps of the see through the plans of any floors or room plans in 3D i.e. like a 3D virtual tour inside any kinds of building.

Vyaap Technologies builds educational apps for kids – ABC for Kids All Alphabet, Kids Zoo Animal Sounds &Photos, Kids learn with fun (Vehicles) and many others, and these apps have seen over 6 million downloads.