Industry Collaboration

This program reaches out to Corporate America's University Relations and Research groups for collaboration with IIT Roorkee for several initiatives, such as: 

  • Invite grant proposals from faculty and students 
  • Provide lab equipment (Hardware/ Software) to supplement classroom teaching
  • Paid internships for students ranging from 3 to 12 months


Program Chair :  Job Description


                              

                                Pradeep Kathail
                        MS (Comp. Science) 1995
                        pradeep.kathail@iitrhf.org


 Results (with collaboration of IITR alums working at these companies)

2004: Intel set up a Planet Labs in E&C Dept

2005: IITRHF hosted Director Prem Vrat and took him to several companies & universities for collaboration

2005: Cisco set up equipment for a Telephony and Security Lab in E&C Dept.
          Cisco
offers to upgrade entire IITR campus networking infrastructure at 90% discount

2006: Prof Kukum Garg (E&C) hosted at Cisco USA labs to write grant proposals

2006: Cisco Research delegation visits IITR to encourage students & staff to submit proposal grants

2007: IITRHF hosted Director S.C.Saxena and took him to several companies & universities for collaboration

2008: Cisco sponsors 16th IEEE conference, organized by IITR, in New Delhi

2013: Cisco USA invites IITR & IITGN (the only 2 Indian schools) for an year long paid internship

2014: One IITGN & eight IITR students join Cisco USA (1st batch) on one year leave from academics

2015:Cisco sponsors Hackathon at Cognizance, IITR's Annual Technical Cultural Festival, held Mar 27-29th, http://cognizance.org.in/sponsors.php, powered by IITR founded startup www.hackerearth.com

2015: Four IITR students join Cisco USA (2nd batch) on one year leave from academics


3rd batch of Cisco International Interns (2016-17):

  
                   
 
       Darshil Chauhan                      Gaurav Singhal                                                        
                 IITGN                           JP Institute of IT                                                                                      


2nd batch of Cisco International Interns (2015-16):

   

    Abhishek Ambastha                      Anshul Agrawal                               Peeyush Jain                          Vindeep Singh
                 IITR                                           IITR                                                IITR                                          IITR
             


1st batch of Cisco International Interns (2014-15): 

 


 


 



 

Swati Maheshwari
Ronak Lakhwani
 Sarvesh Ranjan
Rishabh Jain
IITR IITR

IITR IITR

  



  


  


  


Ashish Singh
Alka Yadav Aditya Jain Yogesh Kapila
IITR IITR

IITR IITR






Ravi Kumar
IITGN
 
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