Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC)

Smriti college of Pharmaceutical Education, Indore under Institution innovation cell working on following areas to step forward in the field of innovation


  • Strengthening of Institution Innovation cell.
  • Development of Pre-Incubation, and incubation cell at the institute
  • Organization of expert talks by eminent scientists to give an insight on approaches for development of innovative concept or product for the betterment of healthcare sector.
  • Motivational session by successful entrepreneur/start-up founder.
  • Field/ Exposure visit to pre-incubation units such as Fab lab, Maker Space, design         centres, city MSME cluster, workshops etc.
  • Pitching event for PoCs developed & linkage with Innovation Ambassadors for mentorship support.
  • Session on Achieving Problem- solution fit and Product- Market Fit.
  • Developing online repository of proof of Concept (PoCs) Developed and way forward    plan.
  • Signing of MOUs with leading pharmaceutical Industries.
  • Celebration of National Technology Day.
  • Celebration of National Science Day.
  • Celebration of National Energy Conservation Day.
  • Celebration of Word Intellectual Property Day.
  • Strengthening Academia-industry collaborative works


Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC) Council Composition


S. No. Name of Member Key Role / Position assigned in IIC
Dr. Neelesh Malviya IIC- President
Dr. Tahir Nizami Internship Activity Coordinator, Startup Activity Coordinator
Mr. Rajiv saxena ARIIA Coordinator
Mr. Rajiv saxena IPR Activity Coordinator, NIRF Coordinator
Mr. Anindya Goswami Member
Dr. Kushagra Dubey Innovation Activity Coordinator
Mrs. Mrs. Ruchi Gupta Member
 Mr. Sonu Gathe Member
Mr. Ankit Mangal Startup Activity Coordinator
Ms. Priya Mourya Member
Ms. Namrata Rathore Member
Ms. Vishakha Chauhan Member
Ms. Himani Singh Social Media Coordinator
Mrs. Darshana Sharma Member
Mrs. Archana Patidar Member
Ms. Anshu Parihar Member
Mrs. Akanksha Ghodke Member
Mr. Rakesh Jat Member
Mr. Rakesh Koka Member
Mr. Anurag Jain Member
Mr. Murtaza Saify Member



workshop on “Problem solving and ideation” Dr. Tahir Nizami Associate Professor, SCOPE, Indore 20th July, 2020
session on “innovation in Pharmaceutical Research and Development for Solving Global Health Issues” Dr. Raghvendra Dubey Principal, Matoshri Institute of Pharmacy, Yeola, Maharashtra 08th September, 2020
orientation session on “National Education Policy” Dr. Kushagra Dubey Associate Professor, SCOPE, Indore 04th October, 2020
workshop on “Entrepreneurship Development Phases” Mr. Ravikant Vishwakarma Senior Territory Manager, Sanofi-Aventis 08th October, 2020
workshop on “Design thinking, critical thinking and innovation design” Dr. (Mrs.) Sapna Malviya HOD, Modern Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Indore 28th December, 2020
Mentoring Session on “Successful Start up founders” Mrs. Richa Johri Founder, Shortcircuit Concept Corporate Gifting 22nd February, 2021
Mental Health Session on “Covid and Mental Health” Dr. Himanshu Mansharamani Psychiatrist 23rd March, 2021
Session on “How to plan for Start-up and legal & ethical steps” Dr. Peeyushh Kharre Chief Belief Officer. Hyperbeans. Inc 25th March, 2021
Orientation session on “How Innovation Changes the World” Dr. Anu Hardenia Innovation Ambassador 30th March, 2021
Session on “Innovation, Patent & Innovation Support Schemes” Mr. Nilesh Trivedi Asstt Director, MSME-DI Indore, Govt. of India, Ministry of MSME 15th June, 2021
Session on  “Building an Innovation/ Product fir for Market” Dr. Raghvendra Dubey Professor Matoshri Institute of Pharmacy, Nashik 22nd June, 2021
Session on “Prototype validation- Converting prototype into a Start-up” Mr. Sufi Ayaz Corporate Trainer & Business Coach, Mumbai 24th June, 2021
Mentoring session on “Lean start up & minimum viable product/ Business” Mr. Akash Tiwari Sr. Manager (Head- Central Quality Assurance) Cipla Ltd. Indore 27th June, 2021
Session on “Angel Investment/ VC Funding opportunity for early stage entrepreneurship” Mr. Anurag Jain MD, Neo Drugs, Indore   Dr. Deepti Jain Quality Head & HR Manager, Neo Drugs, Indore 30th June, 2021
Session on “Entrepreneurship and innovation as career opportunity” Dr. Vivekanand Krishan Chatap, Assistant Professor, H.R. Patel Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Shirpur, Dhule, Maharashtra, India 24th November, 2021.
My Story: Motivational Session By Successful Entrepreneur/Start-Up Founder Mrs. Kirti Tiwari, Owner and Cosmetic expert SPARSH DERMOCOSMATIC CENTRE, BHOPAL India 29th November, 2021.
Session on problem solving and ideation workshop Mr Amrit Gaur Das, Motivational Speaker and Life Coach, ISKCON Brahmacharya and Preacher 01th December, 2021
Field/ Exposure visit to pre-incubation units such as Fab lab, Maker Space, design centres, city MSME cluster, workshops etc. Mr. Manoj Sinha Director of ADMAN FORMULATION Pvt. Ltd. 07th December 2021
Session on Achieving Problem- solution fit and Product- Market Fit. Mr. Vinay Tiwari Area Manager, Investigation for Digital payments at HDFC Bank, Indore 13th December 2021