Bio-Ideathon’ 21



Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) at NITI Aayog is mandated to promote a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in India. CBIT has been selected from Telangana by AIM and already received approval for the establishment of the Atal Community  Innovation Centre (ACIC) at our Campus. ACIC-CBIT Research and Entrepreneurship Foundation has been registered by CBIT as a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) under the Companies Act. The ACIC will provide requisite infrastructure for innovation in the unserved / underserved regions or having the potential to build innovation ecosystems in various parts of the state and the country, thus, nurturing entrepreneurs from the community to help them address various societal challenges. The objective of the ACIC program is to offer unique and incentivized solutions, which will encourage students, researchers, or any individual/group of individuals to ideate and design novel innovative solutions for the communities in and around the Atal Community Innovation Centers.

Some of the Important areas for ACIC-CBIT will be Agri tech and Food Technology, Health Tech products, Life sciences and Well Being products and services, Water, Sanitation & Solid waste management, Environment and pollution control technology, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation, Application of Drone Technology, Electric Mobility, and many more areas. The ACIC-CBIT is going to encourage the innovative workforce of innovation to develop the ability to conceive, to create, innovate, and implement solutions to benefit the society.

Thrust Areas for Bio-Ideathon’21:

  • Food Processing
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Agriculture
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Biochemical engineering
  • Healthcare and biomedical devices
  • Biosensors
  • Biofuels
  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Problem Statements:

PPT Template for First Round:


One problem statement either from the given problem statements list or any problem related to the given thrust areas can be selected for each team.


Last Date for Submission of Proposal October 9th,2021
Presentation of the Proposal October 11th & 12th,2021
Announcement of selected Teams October 13th,2021


Presentation of the Proposal/Prototype as a part of the international conference November 12th,2021

                                                                                     PROCESS FLOW CHART


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                                         ***REGISTRATION FREE FOR ALL CANDIDATES***

                              *Expenditure for the development of the prototype of selected candidates in the first round will be reimbursed*


1st Prize ₹ 5000
2nd Prize ₹ 3000
3rd Prize ₹ 2000

                                    *Selected prototypes/ideas will be granted an amount upto ₹ 50,000 if they are willing to pursue further *

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