Common Traits of all Successful Entrepreneurs

February 19, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Common Traits of all Successful Entrepreneurs By: Vijay Soni, Ph.D. | Founder and C.E.O. Scipreneur Every successful entrepreneur believes in Pareto’s Law more than the law of gravity. Pareto’s Law states that that 80 percent results come from 20 percent causes. Through experience, such entrepreneurs have learned that 20 percent of their actions yield 80 [..]

Let’s Start a Startup!

January 25, 2018 Vijay Soni 0

Let’s Start a Startup! By: Vijay Soni, Ph.D. | Founder and C.E.O. Scipreneur “A startup is a temporary organization used to search for a repeatable and scalable business model” –  Steve Blank Setting up a startup is not easy. But if you have an idea that you think deserves to be shared, if you think that you [..]

‘Medequip’: A Venture for Quality Healthcare Products

December 18, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

‘Medequip’: A Venture for Quality Healthcare Products By: Vijay Soni, Ph.D. | Founder and C.E.O. of Scipreneur Did you know that Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is the 4th largest cause of deaths globally? COPD has been given the nickname “the silent killer” because of how it can come to [..]

Entrepreneur? Must Read These Books

December 6, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Entrepreneur? Must Read These Books By: Vijay Soni | Founder & C.E.O. Scipreneur Reading book is the most important way to improvise yourself as a leader. Because someone who doesn’t read is going to make more dumb mistakes than someone who reads and pays attention. There are some survey books that [..]

Patent is the Starting, Not the End!

October 23, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Patent is the Starting, Not the End! By: Vijay Soni, Ph.D. | Founder Scipreneur  Many patent attorneys, especially pay-for-services outside counsel, are giving terrible advice that is purely self-serving. Their advice is only designed to put money in their pocket at the expense of their clients, but masquerades by “helping” [..]

Future of Energy: Cleaner Fossil Fuels

October 9, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Future of Energy: Cleaner Fossil Fuels By: MARK SHWARTZ | Stanford News This story is part of a series on Stanford collaborations helping to create the Future of Energy. In the United States, most electricity from the grid comes from power plants that run on coal or natural gas. These plants [..]

Future of Energy: Efficiency

October 9, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Future of Energy: Efficiency By: AMY ADAMS | Stanford News In the past few decades, improvements in energy efficiency in our homes, buildings and cars have significantly reduced carbon emissions by cutting demand. In addition to the environmental impacts, this enhanced efficiency has improved national security, reducing energy imports four [..]

This is Why Researchers Should Step Out of The Lab

October 9, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

This is Why Researchers Should Step Out of The Lab By: David L. Chandler | MIT News Office  When Shreya Dave was an MIT doctoral student working on a new kind of filter for desalination plants, she paid a visit to a working reverse-osmosis desalination plant in Spain. She quickly learned [..]

SciGlo: A One-Stop Solution for Your Scientific and Career Needs

September 26, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

SciGlo: A One-Stop Solution for Your Scientific and Career Needs By: Sandhya Sriram Ph.D. | Founder and C.E.O. of SciGlo 26 September 2017 Did you know that more than 65% of students/scientists spend more than 1 hour – 60 minutes! – per day online, searching for information (jobs, internships, products, reagents, labs, [..]

Innovative Entrepreneurial Intentions can Be Cultivated By College

April 27, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Innovative Entrepreneurial Intentions can Be Cultivated By College Innovative entrepreneurial intentions – or the aim to create new products and bring them to market, rather than replicating existing products – are boosted by college experiences, according to research by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. The multi-country [..]

Pilot Program Started by NIH for Innovative Neurological Research

January 26, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Pilot Program Started by NIH for Innovative Neurological Research By: NIH News January 26, 2017 The first 30 recipients of the new R35 Research Program Award (RPA), a pilot program designed to encourage creative research by enhancing funding stability, have been announced by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke [..]

Study: Technological Progress Alone Won’t Stem Resource Use

January 24, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Study: Technological Progress Alone Won’t Stem Resource Use Jennifer Chu | MIT News Office January 24, 2017 Are humans taking more resources from the Earth than the planet can safely produce? The answer lies partly in whether we can “dematerialize,” or reduce the amount of materials needed to produce goods [..]

Kripa Varanasi: Innovating at Interfaces

January 24, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Kripa Varanasi: Innovating at Interfaces David L. Chandler | MIT News Office January 24, 2017 Ketchup’s sluggish pace as it oozes out of its bottle is a longstanding nuisance — but one that is about to be upended by a new product coming to market. The brainchild of MIT mechanical [..]

Biotechnology Ignition Grant 2017, For Indian Biotech Industries

January 22, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

BIRAC Announces 10th Call for Proposals under the Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG) Scheme 1st Jan-15th Feb, 2017 Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a Section 8 ‘Not-for-Profit Company’ of Government of India, has been set up as DBT’s interface agency, to serve as a single window for emerging biotech companies. [..]

Creating Clinical Bioengineers

December 10, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

Creating Clinical Bioengineers By: UCSD News December 10, 2016 A group of UC San Diego bioengineering students huddle around a computer screen as colored images of blood being pumped through a heart flash across the screen. The students are observing as a physician annotates an MRI of a patient’s heart and [..]

Pfizer Announces Expansion of ASPIRE Awards Program for 2017 to Include $5.5M in Funding for Breast and Hematologic Cancers

December 6, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

  Pfizer Announces Expansion of ASPIRE Awards Program for 2017 to Include $5.5M in Funding for Breast and Hematologic Cancers 2016 ASPIRE Breast Cancer Research Award Winners Also Unveiled December 7, 2016  Pfizer News Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) today announced that it will expand the company’s Advancing Science through Pfizer Investigator [..]

Bioenergy-Awards for Cutting Edge Research (B-ACER)

November 30, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

Bioenergy-Awards for Cutting Edge Research (B-ACER) Application submission deadline extended upto 15th December 2016 Recognizing that clean and efficient energy, environmental protection and energy security are among the biggest challenges facing India and the United States; the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India and the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum [..]

3 Ways to Read Your Customers’ Minds

November 28, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

3 Ways to Read Your Customers’ Minds By:Maria Ross, Brand strategist, author and speaker  From entrepreneur.com Admit it. As a business owner, you know you secretly dream about prospective customers or clients reading your sales copy or seeing your Facebook ad and instantly shouting, “Yes! That’s exactly what I need! It’s like you’ve read [..]

Technology Entrepreneurship: Overview, Definition, and Distinctive Aspects

November 24, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

Technology Entrepreneurship: Overview, Definition, and Distinctive Aspects Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most importantly, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. Steve Jobs (1955–2011) Co-founder [..]

TechCon: Solutions by Science for Different Issues of the World

November 17, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

TechCon: Solutions by Science for Different Issues of the World Innovators and researchers tackle global issues through actionable research and collaboration. Rob Matheson | MIT News Office November 17, 2016     This weekend, an MIT-hosted conference convened inventive minds from around the world to learn about — and collaborate on [..]

RVC, Indian Science and Technology Entrepreneurs Parks and Business Incubator Association and Global Venture Alliance agree upon Cooperation

November 14, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

RVC, Indian Science and Technology Entrepreneurs Parks and Business Incubator Association and Global Venture Alliance agree upon Cooperation RVC, Indian Science and Technology Entrepreneurs Parks and Business Incubator Association (ISBA), and Global Venture Alliance (GVA) plan to join their efforts in the technology area to gain mutual benefits for both [..]

The Transformative Business Model

November 12, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

The Transformative Business Model By: Stelios Kavadias, Kostas Ladas and Christoph Loch We usually associate an industry’s transformation with the adoption of a new technology. But although new technologies are often major factors, they have never transformed an industry on their own. What does achieve such a transformation is a business model that can link [..]

Successful Companies Don’t Adapt, They Prepare

November 12, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

Successful Companies Don’t Adapt, They Prepare By: Greg Satell In 1960, Harvard professor Theodore Levitt published a landmark paper in Harvard Business Review that urged executives to adapt by asking themselves, “What business are we really in?” He offered the both the railroad companies and Hollywood studios as examples of industries [..]

Seven Books For You To be an Idea Factory

November 12, 2016 Vijay Soni 0

Seven Books For You To be an Idea Factory By Jessica Stillman Contrary to popular belief, the vast majority of great ideas don’t just pop out of thin air. Most are actually the unexpected combination of two or more concepts from different branches of knowledge. Innovation isn’t magic; it’s collision. The [..]