BioNest (Bioincubators Nurturing Enterpreneurship for scaling technologies)

IASST received a funding under BioNest program in order to provide financial support for establishment of BIRAC-BioNest Facility at Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology.  The project aims at creating a robust mechanism for translation of technology and encourage transformation in the culture of bio-entrepreneurship in North-East India.

  • Proving an avenue for scaling up the various bio0sciences related technologies which are being developed at various organizations at NER.
  • Providing a facility to establish businesses and aspirant entrepreneurs developing their ideas into commercial products.
  • Nurturing handholding and mentoring of start –ups in technical, legal, commercial and financial matter.
  • Translational support for entrepreneur and transformational intervention in the entrepreneurial ecosystem of NER.
  • Economic development and equitable distribution of wealth in NER through bio-business.
  • Gradually developing an institute for research and education of S&T based entrepreneurship at NER.