Design

Kerala Design and Innovation Hub-(Indicative Project Cost ~ INR 75 Cr)
Common Design Centres for Industrial Clusters-(Indicative Project Cost ~ INR 150 Cr)
3D Printing Craftsmanship Facility of Kerala-(Indicative Project Cost ~ INR 50 Cr)
Kerala AI and Robotics Design Centre (KARDC) -(Indicative Project Cost ~ INR 220 Cr)

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

Kerala Design and Innovation Hub aims to become a premier design sector incubator in Kerala, leveraging MIT's FabLab model to nurture start-ups and innovators in creating cutting-edge products. The KDIH would not only boost local entrepreneurship in the design and technology sectors but also connect. Kerala to a global network of innovators and markets, potentially transforming the state into a design and innovation hub.

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Infrastructure Facilities

• State-of-the-art Fabrication Labs with advanced equipment such as a laser cutter, milling machines, and sign cutters.
• Dedicated workspaces for design and prototyping.
• High-resolution milling machines and tools for creating circuit boards and electronic devices

Investment Avenues/Opportunity

• Partnership opportunities with educational institutions for R&D.
• Collaboration with global FabLab network for knowledge exchange.
• Sponsorships from industry players for innovation challenges.

Status of the Project

Initial groundwork and partnership negotiations with academic institutions like IIITM-K and industry stakeholders.

Policy Support

R&D and Start-up incentives provided in Kerala Industrial Policy 2023. KSIDC shall provide scale-up loans up to Rs. 1 Cr. to Startups in the State

Nodal Department

Kerala Start-Up Mission (KSUM) as the nodal agency for facilitation and clearances

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

Common Design Centers (CDCs) within industrial clusters that will provide design services and tools for businesses, enhancing their product development processes. These centers are designed to provide small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with access to design tools and expertise
that they might not individually afford or manage.

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CFC Facilities

• CAD/CAM Facilities: Advanced computer-aided design and manufacturing software for precision engineering and design.
• Prototyping Tools: 3D printers and CNC machines for rapid prototyping, allowing businesses to bring their concepts to reality quickly.
• Design Consultation: Expert advice from experienced designers to help businesses innovate and improve their product designs.
• Training Workshops: Skill development programs to keep the workforce of the SMEs updated with the latest design techniques and tools.

 

Investment Avenues/Opportunity

• Investment in the physical infrastructure of the CDCs.
• Technology licensing opportunities.
• Service contracts for design and product development.

Status of the Project

Conceptualisation stage

Policy Support

R&D and Start-up incentives provided in Kerala Industrial Policy 2023.

Nodal Department

Kerala Start-Up Mission (KSUM) as the nodal agency.

Directorate of Industries and Commerce for coordination of design center establishments

Contact
  • Managing Director
  • Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation Ltd T.C.XI/266 Keston Road, Kowdiar,
    Thiruvananthampuram-695003
  • Email: enquiry@ksidc.mail.org/ ipksidc@ksidcmail.org
  • Phone: 080 22267900

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

A dedicated facility under the Handicrafts Development Corporation of Kerala to incorporate 3D printing technology, enhancing the craftsmanship of local artisans. This facility shall provide the latest technological developments to artisans and craftsmen, enabling them to refine their traditional techniques and expand their market reach.

 

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Infrastructure Facilities

• 3D printing studios with various material capabilities.
• Design software suites for artisans to transition from traditional to digital.
• Training centres for upskilling artisans in 3D printing technology.
• Collaborative platforms for sharing design methodologies.
• E-commerce support centres for digital market access.

Investment Avenues/Opportunity

• Joint ventures with technology providers.
• Sponsorship for artisan training programs.
• Crowdfunding for community-driven projects.
• Leverage State and Central Government project such as ODOP-DEH and leverage any state funding for the same

Status of the Project

Conceptualisation stage

Policy Support

R&D and Start-up incentives provided in Kerala Industrial Policy 2023.
Common Production Facility/ COE incentive by the state / centre.

Nodal Department

Kerala Handicrafts Development Corporation for facilitation and project management.

Contact
  • Managing Director
  • Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation Ltd T.C.XI/266 Keston Road, Kowdiar,
    Thiruvananthampuram-695003
  • Email: enquiry@ksidc.mail.org/ ipksidc@ksidcmail.org
  • Phone: 080 22267900

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

Kerala AI and Robotics Design Centre (KARDC) is set to be a cutting-edge facility that specializes in the intersection of AI and robotics, focusing on the design of user-friendly interfaces, safe human-robot interaction, and innovative algorithms
that power AI systems

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Get to Know Us: Kerala's Investment Destination of Choice.

Exploring Kerala: Your Investment Journey Begins Here

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KSIDC

Our vision at Invest Kerala is to see the state emerge as a beacon of economic vitality and innovation on both national and global fronts. We aspire to create an environment where every investor's dreams can take root

Read More
Infrastructure Facilities

• AI Integration Labs: Facilities dedicated to developing and testing AIdriven user interfaces for robotic systems.
• Human-Robot Interaction Studios: Specialized environments to simulate and design human-robot interactions, focusing on safety and ergonomics.
• Algorithm Development Workspaces: High-performance computing clusters for designing and testing the algorithms that will form the backbone of AI applications.

 

Investment Avenues/Opportunity

• Technology Licensing: Opportunities for software companies in AI and robotics to license their technologies.
• Corporate Partnerships: Collaborations with tech companies for research and development projects.
• Educational Tie-ups: Partnerships with universities for curriculum development and research programs

 

Status of the Project

Conceptualisation stage

Policy Support

Common Production Facility/ COE incentive by the state/ centre

Nodal Department

Kerala State IT Mission

Contact
  • Managing Director
  • Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation Ltd T.C.XI/266 Keston Road, Kowdiar,
    Thiruvananthampuram-695003
  • Email: enquiry@ksidc.mail.org/ ipksidc@ksidcmail.org
  • Phone: 080 22267900

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