About

Innovation Experience is a social infrastructure company that brings together applied clean technology development with human-centered design and a core focus on achieving positive social impact.

With a majority of its efforts conducted in the agricultural state of Kerala, India, Innovation Experience works with government and local private organizations to develop a portfolio of products that are economically efficient and environmentally sustainable. With the development of sustainable solutions in the areas of clean energy, eco-friendly technologies, and waste management, the brilliant team at Innovation Experience work towards empowering local community members with access to more energy and economically efficient quality of life. As the world is understanding the real cost of fossil fuels and looking towards renewable energy becoming the only viable alternative for the planet, Innovation Experience embarks on this paradigm shift by equipping communities with not just environmentally-conscious technology but also implementing a collective consciousness about taking care of our planet.

Operating in an emerging economy like India, Innovation Experience is creating a social impact through its unique and innovative business models. Innovation Experience spends quality time in  understanding the socio-environmental challenges of community and applies powerful design thinking skills to implement need-based solutions. Their process includes a diagnosis of the client’s community and challenges, analysis to draw insights, ideation among its team of engineers and inventors, and the deployment of its product which goes through another cycle of tests and accelerated prototyping. Among the few socially-driven companies in Southern India, Innovation Experience has provided solutions that benefit the environment and local residents directly, and by leveraging its relationship with local organizations and the government, the company is able to find relevant applications to citizens and improving their overall comfort in life.

  • Established as an NGO in 2011, Trivandrum, Kerala
  • Force for social innovations – energy, waste, livelihood
  • 30 technologies developed/re-designed, over 9 patents (pending)
  • Projects delivered for Kerala State agencies, Energy, Planning, Tribal/Caste, Industrial, tourism
  • Reformulated as for-profit in 2012, established UK ltd in 2013
  • Official partners of College Engineering Trivandrum, Kerala Agricultural University & Kerala Finance Corporation
  • Over 50 workshops with Women’s groups, youth, and corporates

Vision

To innovate & provide eco-friendly, cost-effective and sustainable solutions that ease-out people’s lives and to harmoniously co-exist happily.

Mission

To identify and learn critical socio-environmental challenges that affect people’s lives, in order to innovate cost-effective simpler, smarter and sharper solutions that not only efficiently solve the problem but also inspires future generations.

Values

  • Be Open
  • Think wild
  • Stay Simple
  • Live empathetically
  • Learn daily
  • Give back to the community

 

Team Innovation Experience

THOMAS CHENNIKKARA

THOMAS CHENNIKKARA

Director
SHYAM KUMAR

SHYAM KUMAR

Managing Director
ARUN MUKUND

ARUN MUKUND

Strategic Consultant

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