IT Live: Innovation Hub Bangladesh in association with EMK Center has inaugurated the initiative to organize a six month long intensive program for technologically on today feasible innovative products helpful for the economy named THE NXT ROBOTICS FRONTIER which will be implemented by AI ROBOTICS andfacilitated by EMK Makerlab.
The main idea of this event to turn idea into the reality. This collaborative ideation, learning and maker space will enable students and educators, joining with entrepreneurs, business leaders, local government officials, alumni, and educational partners, to co-create and realize the power of human innovation through cross pollination of education, business and community talent immersed in the best of startup culture.
Innovation Hub Bangladesh in collaboration with Edward M. Kennedy Centre, is dedicated in educating, nurturing enthusiasts of all ages to innovate solutions to problems which coincides in the economy such as education, health care, pollution, economical, etc.
Innovation Hub Bangladesh has designed an intensive course of 6 months to foster their skills in developing a feasible innovation, with technology automation, which will provide a prominent resolution for the problems discussed.
In the first season of The NXT Robotics Frontier, they have got 66 different idea and proposed solution based on this following categories of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)
1. Quality Education
2. Clean water Sanitation
3. Affordable and Clean Energy
4. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
5. Sustainable Cities & Communities.
30 Individuals and group have pitched today (30th June’18) at EMK Center. Out of 30 projects The NXT Robotics Frontier will onboard 15 projects to develop them at EMK Maker Lab during six month long inclusive incubation program.Organizers expect at the end of the first season we might have some minimum viable product (MVP) to showcase.They believe this 15 Initiatives will play a key role to develop the innovation ecosystem and startup culture of our country. Their vision is to turn idea into entrepreneurship and add value towards the Digital Bangladesh.
In morning On the pitch day, Director of EMK Center M K Aaref, Managing Director of Bengal C Hub, Eeshita Azad, Team Leader of Startup Bangladesh, Nayeem Ashrafi, Manging Director of WeDevs, M Asif Rahman, Director of Sayem Group, Abrar Sayem, Industry Specialist from LICT Project of ICT Division, Nile A Rahman, Consultant from Innovation Design & Entrepreneurship Academy, Md. Dewan Adnan were present. The Founder & Chairperson of Innovation Hub Bangladesh, Imran Fahad facilitated the whole Pitch Day, he also said, “ Through this initiative it will add value towards our vision of digital Bangladesh and create employment for our progressive young generation’’
The NXT Robotics Frontier (Season 1) Powered by CORE Global, Supported by Ezzyr, Startup Grind, GBG Dhaka, US-Bangladesh Technology Venture, Bangladesh IoT Forum, Cloud Coder, Inspiring Bangladesh, CORE School of Entrepreneurship, USB TANA. This initiative Implemented by Ai Robotics and EMK Maker Lab.
Dhaka, 30 June, (campuslive24.com) //MI