SHOBHIT UNIVERSITY - MICROSOFT INNOVATION CENTRE
Microsoft Innovation Center ( MIC ) is a state of art technology facilities for collaboration on innovative research, technology or software solutions, involving a combination of government, academic and industry participants.
MICROSOFT INNOVATION CENTER ACTIVITIES
Technology centers are offering a comprehensive set of programs and services to foster innovation and grow sustainable local software economies. Microsoft and partners in each community work together to operate the MICs, which are centers open to students, professional software developers, IT professionals, entrepreneurs, and academic researchers. While each Center tunes its programs to local needs, they all provide similar content and services designed to accelerate technology advances and stimulate local software economies through skills and professional training, industry partnerships and innovation. Primary areas of focus include:
SKILLS AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
The Skills development programs focuses on intellectual capital and people enablement with technical and business courses for local ICT companies and structured employment programs for students.
BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS:
The Partnership Accelerator focuses on enabling successful partnerships by connecting people and organizations in the innovation ecosystem. The MICs do this by offering programs on partnering with Microsoft, and by cultivating local and regional industry alliances that support the growth of software ‘industry clusters’ and software quality assurance programs. Solutions and Innovation: The Innovation Accelerator focuses on enhancing local capacity for innovation through hands on engagements. This includes labs, prototype development, testing for ISVs, startups, partners, students, and entrepreneurs.
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