NASSCOM the apex body of Software companies is all set to start their centre at Infopark soon. An MOU to this effect is exchanged between Principal Secretary IT, Shri. P H Kurian IAS and Shri. Rajiv Vaishnav, Vice President NASSCOM at the NASSCOM Product Conclave held at Hotel Crowne Plaza, Kochi on 5th June 2015. NASSCOM will be presenting its much lauded initiative 10000 start-ups for Kerala from Infopark. This initiative started in 2013 was aimed at incubating and nurturing 10000 start-ups over the next 10 years in India. NASSCOM is of a view that start-up initiatives are drastically increasing in the small towns of India and Kerala is seen as a State having the emergence of more First time entrepreneurs.
Mr. Hrishikesh Nair, CEO Infopark said, the new initiative will bring more opportunities for the entrepreneurs and help creating a start-up ecosystem in the State. This will create multi-fold job opportunities for IT Sector in the coming years. This will also facilitate Start-ups in finding greener pastures for their business. Aspiring entrepreneurs will get ease access to their prospective customers through start-up support groups.
Infopark will provide6000 sq.ft fully furnished facility for housing the initiative and running the NASSCOM Office which will be ready by August for operations.