6000 visitors throng Reliance Corporate Park to interact with Mitra

Do you know that Mitra has acquired a new nickname these days? It’s “Mr Encyclopaedia” And, it’s not without any reason.  If you acquire an ability to know just about anything, what would your peers call you? Interaction with more than 6000 visitors Mitra was invited to the Reliance Corporate Park, a facility spread over [...]

By | 2018-11-19T10:39:37+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to teach coding to your 10 year old?

I started coding around that age [about 12] and one of the things that helped me was being part of a right group. The kid needs to belong to the right group — where the other kids energise and motivate rather than seeing coding as something uncool.  Pull your children away from those with a [...]

By | 2018-06-07T17:58:03+00:00 June 6th, 2018|blog, Robotics|Comments Off on How to teach coding to your 10 year old?

An argument with a Japanese Entrepreneur. Building a lean hardware start-up.

During the Nasscom Emerge 50 awards [India has the world’s third-largest startup base–meet the product firms exhibiting at NASSCOM Product Conclave 2017] I got into an argument with a Japanese entrepreneur. He was a bit unhappy that we were not able to make it to the CEATEC expo [missed due to a visa issue] that [...]

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What are we building in at Invento? What is our USP?

I get a lot of questions about what we build at Invento. We found it much easier to excite Japanese companies working with robotics than people outside of robotics. I thought I will write a detailed post to clarify. Why is our robot so special? Are we competing with Boston Dynamics? Why don’t our robots [...]

By | 2018-06-02T21:53:54+00:00 June 2nd, 2018|blog|Comments Off on What are we building in at Invento? What is our USP?

Significance behind the name MITRA

Mitron.. yeh robot yahi banayenge!* Just kidding. We named the robot Mitra due to its deep historic and cultural significance. We were a bit disappointed that other Indian robotics companies were naming their robots after western names and wanted to have something Indian. And still be a familiar enough name across different cultures. The name [...]

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