The following two IITMIC incubated startups have bagged the Economic Times Startup Awards 2017 under the various categories :
- Aibono (Airwood Technologies) founded by Vivek Rajkumar, IITM 2011 alum on winning the 'Best Social Enterprise' award. For media report click here.
- Detect Technologies co-founded by Daniel Raj David on winning the ‘Best on Campus' award.
The other IITM startups that were among the finalists of the 'Best on Campus' category being Planys Technologies, Hyperverge, MaximL Labs and Detect Technologies. It is significant to note that for two consecutive years viz. in 2016 and 2017, 4 out of 5 finalists of the 'Best on Campus' category were IIT-Madras incubated startups. For media report click here.