Menu




The I-MACX 'Civic-Tech' Summit

The I-MACX Summit is a civic-tech focused annual event that intends to bring together innovators from government and social organizations along with civic-minded startups, influencers, activists, investors and entrepreneurs. The I-MACX Summit aims to not only bring out the opportunities and the challenges in the civic-tech space, but also showcase the offerings that are being created by civic-tech startups nurtured at our Innovation Centre.


The I-MACX Summit, envisions itself as a thought-leadership forum that would delve into how the various players in the civic-tech ecosystem could potentially transform governance and society, using the emerging technologies (IOT, Data Analytics, Sensors, Mobile, Cloud).


The upcoming, 3rd edition of "The I-MACX Summit" will feature the following:

  1. Focus: On key verticals
  2. Speakers: Tech practitioners from both government, social & corporate organizations
  3. Includes: Roundtable, Exec Briefings
  4. Open Studio: Showcasing Innovative startup / student creations
  5. Demo Day: Featuring Civic-Tech startups


Recent Summits


  1. The I-MACX Summit (2nd ed, Acad-Yr: 2015-16) - Theme: "Indians Solving India's Problems", 9th Dec 2015
  2. The I-MACX Summit (1st ed, Acad-Yr: 2014-15) - Theme: "Opportunities & Challenges in Civic-Tech Space", 18th June 2015

Our Mentors

Prof. Balaji P

Advisor, I-MACX Summit and Professor, IIIT-B

Dr. Sunil A

Advisor, I-MACX Summit and Founder, CIS

Dr. Pramod V

Advisor, I-MACX Summit and Chief Architect, Aadhar


The I-MACX 'Video & Audio' Channel


Please find here video and audio recordings of interesting interactions, round-tables, workshops with civic and industry leaders on topics including Civic-Tech, Design Thinking, Customer Research, 2-Sided Marketplaces, GTM - Sales & Marketing, Presentation & Pitch Techniques, Mobile / Wearable Apps, DevOps, Founder Interviews among others.


E-AXES 2015

Mr. Sanjay Anandaram, Investor & Founder - Jumpstart Ventures

watch video

E-Axes 2015

Mr. Rajiv Kuchhal, Co-founder - Goonjan & Director - OboPay

watch video

E-Axes 2015

E-AXES 2015: Ms. Anjana Vivek, CEO - Venture Bean

watch video

E-Axes 2015

E-AXES 2015: Mr. Madan Padaki, CEO - GoSylvant

watch video

Launch of eHealth Research Centre

Enabling Healthy Communities

Watch video

Mr. Sascha Meinrath, Director (X-Lab) & Founder (Open Technology Institute)

Dark Side of Metcalf's Law

watch video

I-MACX Summit and Demo Day

I-MACX Summit and Demo Day (Monsoon) Part 2 (December 9, 2015)

watch video

I-MACX Summit and Demo Day

I-MACX Summit and Demo Day (Monsoon) Part 1 (December 9, 2015)

watch video

I-MACX Summit

I-MACX Summit (Spring 2015) and Demo day (June 18, 2015)

watch video

I-MACX Summit

I-MACX Summit (Spring 2015) and Demo day (June 18, 2015)

watch video

I-MACX Axle Spring 2015

I-MACX Axle: A 100-day Accelerator that helps you realize your entrepreneurial ambitions, convert your proof-of-concept to a MVP, acquire your first customer and possibly secure your first round of angel funding.

watch video

"The I-MACX Accelerator" inauguration was held on February 27, 2015

"The I-MACX Accelerator" was inaugurated by Mr. Rohith Bhat (CEO, Robosoft) on February 27, 2015. The I-MACX Accelerator is an intensive, 100-day acceleration programme. It focuses on nurturing the social and civic start-ups that are involved in the creation of such socially-relevant technology products and applications. The accelerator works with social start-ups that focus on: healthcare, education, agriculture and culture.

watch video

IIIT-B Startups on ET

ET Now - The Economic Times featuring IIIT-B's Innovation and Incubation center.

Watch video

Ecosystem @ IIITB

Startup Ecosystem @ IIITB

watch video

Interactive Session by Mr. Samir Kumar, MD, Inventus (India) Advisors - April 20, 2015

Mr. Samir Kumar, Managing Director, Inventus (India) Advisors visited the IIIT Bangalore Innovation Centre startups and shared his views and insights on how startups should pitch to a VC, and what VCs look for in a startup.

watch video