Industry and Innovation Division


  • Actively explore exciting product ideas by interacting both internally with NAAMII faculties and externally with start-ups or established industries
  • Reach out to industries for potential collaboration opportunities for industry funded long term research fellows in NAAMII and PhD students
  • Build entrepreneur expertise and as a research translation and innovation gurus, provide support to scientists, students and tech-entrepreneurs to shape up their ideas to globally competitive high quality product


Fusemachines is providing a seed grant for the period of two years to NAAMII, starting mid-February 2019. In return to the part of the grant, NAAMII’s scientist Bishesh Khanal is working part-time with Fusemachines, conducting research, training and mentoring engineers. Thank you Fusemachines for providing us with the grant that has been very valuable to help us grow as a research institute.

Major sponsor of 2018 Nepal Winter school in AI, the first major event of NAAMII

Leapfrog is providing a grant for a year, starting June 2019. In return, NAAMII scientists are mentoring the Leapfrog AI team in strengthening their capacity and expertise in AI. Thank you Leapfrog for providing us with a grant that will be valuable to help us grow as a research institute.