The hybrid HealthTech Start-up Accelerator, to be established at GAVS’ Chennai Facility, will focus on Healthcare innovations leveraging deeptech technologies
Chennai, February 22, 2022: GAVS Technologies (GAVS), a leader in AI-led Digital Transformation in healthcare, announced its strategic partnership with the NASSCOM (National Association of Software and Service Companies) CoE for IoT & AI. The partnership will provide a platform for intelligence-sharing, technology collaboration and incubation to advance the adoption/implementation of cutting-edge technology in the healthcare industry in India.
The HealthTech Startup Accelerator at the vibrant GAVS facility in Chennai supported by NASSCOM CoE, will focus on technology innovations in healthcare and opportunities for start-ups/innovators for strategic tie-ups, co-development and investment opportunities to develop, test and go-to-market in deeptech technologies such as AI, ML, IoT, AR/VR, Robotics, etc. The partnership aims to strengthen the healthcare system in the country. It is among their priorities to work on healthcare analytics in India and take it global.
The call for applications for the accelerator is open and start-ups and innovators can submit their interest at https://www.gavstech.com/healthcare/healthcare-startup-accelerator/.
Sanjeev Malhotra, CEO, NASSCOM CoE-IoT & AI added, “CoE is MeitY initiative focusing on accelerating digital innovation in different verticals, and healthcare sector is key for us. We look forward to working with GAVS to jointly discover, design and scaling the innovative solutions from start-ups for enhancing healthcare delivery in India and global adoption of these technologies.”
Sumit Ganguli, CEO, GAVS, said, “We are privileged to partner with NASSCOM CoE and pursue our vision of enabling the healthcare industry with innovative solutions through technologies like AI, ML, IoT, etc. Through this initiative we also aim to support our healthcare clients in the US, UK and Middle East.”
On this occasion, Balaji Uppili, Chief Customer Success Officer at GAVS, said, “We are excited to partner with NASSCOM CoE. A CoE for healthcare technology focusing on patient care and clinical precision is the need of the hour. In addition, it is important to create a platform for healthcare analytics and drive a blueprint towards that pan India to start with the partnership and guidance from NASSCOM. As we serve providers, payers, and many others in the healthcare ecosystem, we are familiar with their challenges. We are fortunate to have partnership and mentorship from IIT-Madras Through this CoE, we aim to connect and create an eco system of SMEs, innovators, and accelerators and solve some real industry problems using technology.”
Explaining what is in it for start-ups and innovators, Kushboo Goel, Senior Consulting Manager and Program Manager for the CoE at GAVS said, “We aim to identify the right start-ups, innovators and accelerators and provide them a platform in terms of resources, technical assistance, and access to customers. We will work closely with stakeholders from the industry to make sure not only their problem is getting solved, but also start-ups get the right input.”
About GAVS Technologies
GAVS Technologies (GAVS) is a global IT services provider with focus on AI-led Digital Transformation and Managed Services across healthcare and other industries. GAVS enables organizations to harness the power of data and AI to address healthcare challenges and provide a pre-emptive and personalized care experience for patients and care-givers alike. GAVS’ product engineering services provide modern and secure experience focused healthcare products. GAVS’ AIOps platform, Zero Incident FrameworkTM (ZIFTM), enables proactive detection and remediation of incidents and increases uptime, helping organizations drive towards a Zero Incident EnterpriseTM. ZIFTM ensuring business continuity and un-interrupted patient care.
About NASSCOM CoE
NASSCOM Centre of Excellence for IoT & AI is a multi-year program established by Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India, in association with NASSCOM under Public-Private Partnership to create a pan-India AI and IoT ecosystem through collective capacity building and capability development. The NASSCOM CoE is a platform for intelligence-sharing and technology collaboration between stakeholders to build collective capabilities for the industry and country in the cutting-edge areas of Lifesciences and Healthcare, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Energy, and host of industry verticals.
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