Innovation Space: Our Beginnings (1999 - 2008)
Prof. Sadagopan helped establish the International Institute of Information Technology, a Deemed University, popularly known as IIIT-B. The Institute is a registered not-for-profit society funded jointly by the Government of Karnataka and the IT industry. It was established in 1999 with a vision to contribute to the IT world by focusing on education and research, entrepreneurship and innovation.
During this time, startups setup their offices on campus in order to benefit from the wonderful & creative ambience.