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Application form - Defence India Startup Challenge (DISC 5)
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Any other Person/Entity not qualifying either under the Startup or MSME categories can apply under the Individual category provided they are willing to initiate the process of registration of their start up once declared a winner
First Name *
The Founder/Promoter/Managing Director of Startup or MSME can apply as as the Primary Applicant. Under the Individual category the person applying or the one represented can be the Primary Applicant.
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AADHAR NUMBER ( SPOC ) *
SPOC : Single Point Of Contact
Applicant's Resume(PDF| Size:2 MB) *
Upload Your Pitch Deck Here See help for details (PDF| Size:10 MB ) *
DISC 5 Challenge Name *
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Situational Awareness for Mechanised Columns.
Artificial Intelligence based Radio Frequency Spectrum Management.
Precision Guided Kit for 81 mm Mortar Ammunition.
Silent Overwatch for Infantry Combat Vehicles using Fuel Cell / Alternate Fuel based Auxiliary Power.
Development of Part Task Trainer for Mirage 2000 Upgrade aircraft.
Development of Wide Band HF Modem for Networked secure voice, data & Video Communication.
Enhancing Underwater Domain Awareness (UDA) by the use of Artificial Intelligence/machine Learning or other Novel Techniques.
Miniaturisation for implementation on mini and micro drones and drone SWARMS. Nodal Directorate: DNAS.
Private 5g Network for Machine to Machine Communication for Indian Navy.
Non-lethal Devices for stopping Vessels at Sea
Infusion of Augmented reality in Technical Type training and Usage of Smart glasses to assist Technicians.
Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality based Sortie Preparation Aid for Helicopter Pilots.
Development of inertial energy storage system for naval applications.
Image recognition and target tracking and non-cooperative collision avoidance systems for UAVs.
Miniaturization of electronics modules by use of low power industrial devices and ruggedized hardware and software components.
Development of a bore-sighting / alignment system for SU -30 MKl aircraft sensors, tray and weapon adaptors.
Development of Artificial Intelligence based training modules for technicians for operation and maintenance of SU – 30 MKl aircraft.
FM CW Real Time RADALT Tester.
Find out the overlapping percentage of two 3D objects and display of combined geometry.
Motion Pattern Classification on online/active data.
Design and Development of Spark plug part no SP 87PA of AL-31FP aero engine.
Adaptive Data Rate Modem for Wireless Mobile Ad-Hoc Network.
Development of Software module for audio data compression and decompression compatible with ADSP21060 and ARM (Cortex 7 series) processors.
Development of Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) system for SU-30 MKl aircraft – Stabilizer using photonic system.
Helmet mount Conformable antenna.
Robotic Arm for inspection, cleaning and painting of tanks on ships to save on time, cost and avoid accidents.
Development of fast & economical cutting machines for Metal Bars above dia 400mm.
Development of Automation and Data capturing in a quality control lab.
Development of NDT technique for quality assessment of cast ingot.
Design of Active Roll Stabilization System for Naval Ships.
Development of an AI enabled Robot to carry out Phased Array Ultrasonic Inspection on curved/ straight ship Hull structure.
Low Insulation observed on parallel DC Supply.
EMI/EMC SHIELDING FOR BRIDGE WINDOW GLASSES ON NAVAL SHIPS.
Development of NVG compatible Lighting and helo visual landing aids for use onboard ships.
Low Insulation of Galley Equipment observed during operation on board ships.
Upload Proposed Solution Details (PDF| Size:5 MB) *
Please include the following details :
1.Problem Definition and Concept :
Proposed Solution Concept, Key Technologies , Key Product Features and Functionalities.
2.Product Development & Commercial Advantages.
Points to Note :
1.Problem Definition :
Your interpretation of the Problem Statement
2.Solution Concept :
Describe your proposed solution to address the challenge in the most cost effective and efficient manner, with the ability to emerge as a military-grade product ready for defence production and adoption by the defence forces. Highlight and elaborate the details of the features and functionality, innovativeness and uniqueness of the core technology that you have developed or applied, the benefits offerred etc.
Time (In months)*
SPARK Grant Requested (INR) *
Upto 1.5 CR
Matching Contribution (INR )*
(must be equal or greater than SPARK GRANT)
This is to certify that above mentioned information is correct to my knowledge.*
I have read all the iDEX Guidelines *
I certify that I have less than three on going contracts with iDEX.*
: Data furnished will undergo due diligence process at DIO-iDEX for final acceptance of the application.