Co-founder of Polaris and Nucleus Yogesh Andlay visits NJR iCUBE

Techno NJR, to push innovation among students, has started 6000 Sq. Ft. modern  Incubation Lab at its campus in Kaladwas. This lab is open 24 hrs and students and their mentors can work there to give shape to their ideas. Purpose of this lab is to innovate, then incubate and finally create an industry product.

NJR i³ Incubation Lab

In order to encourage students of Techno NJR,  who have won many Hackathons including Rs. 15 Lakhs First prize and Rs. 10 Lakhs Second Prize in Rajasthan Digifest and many other national awards for their innovative projects, many powerful innovators are invited to the lab to interact with these students.

First, in the series, Mr. Yogesh Andlay, Co-Founder of IT giants Nucleus and Polaris visited NJR i³ on 28th March.  Yogesh , after graduating from IIT, Delhi, formed the company Nucleus with his two friends Arun Jain and Vishnu Dusad (on the lines of  3 idiots film) in 1984 when IT industry was just finding its feet in India. Starting with Citibank as their first client, the trio started Polaris in 1994. Presently He runs an Incubator for Start-Ups in Noida.

He shared his experiences with young enthusiastic students and mentors and answered many question including the BIG question every student has in their mind – I have a great idea but how do I convert this into a Start-Up ?

Yogesh Andlay with Techno NJR students