Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham: A success story in the usage of technology based vocational training in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Amrita Multimodal Applications and Computer Human Interaction (AMMACHI) Labs, established in 2009, is a multidisciplinary research center of Amrita University with a focus in technological innovation for social impact in the fields of computer-human interaction, haptics, multimedia and virtual reality. 

Mobilizing a Sustainable Planet: The International Conference of Sustainable Development

September 23rd & 24th 2015, marked the third annual International Conference on Sustainable Development held at Columbia University in New York City. The conference’s theme, Implementing the SDGs: Getting Started had riveting discussions concerning the United Nation’s latest endeavour to launch the 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs).

ASB Coimbatore Faculty Dr. P. Balasubramanian Presents Paper at Singapore Economic Forum 2015

​Dr. P. Balasubramanian, Associate Professor, Amrita School of Business (​ASB​),​​ ​Coimbatore presented a paper on ‘Sunk​ ​Cost​ ​F​allacy– Effect of​ ​Situational​ ​​Knowledge on​ ​​Irrational​ ​C​hoices’ at​ Singapore Economic Review conference (SERC) 2015​ from August 5th-7th​. 

Amrita Technology Business Incubator and Indian Angel Network ​J​oining ​Hands to ​Promote Entrepreneurship in India

Amrita Technology Business Incubator​, one of the top-5 most prolific incubators for startups in the country​, and the Indian Angel Network​, India’s first and Asia’s largest network of angel investors​, signed an MOU on September 11​, 2015 to promote entrepreneurship in India.