About Us

Ignited Innovators of India (i2i) is a movement organized by the Bhau institute of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Leadership at College of Engineering, Pune (COEP). i2i is a distinctive initiative of Bhau Institute, exercised with a well defined network of student ambassadors. Eaton Corporation has been the sponsor of the i2i program for the past 7 years, and along with Bhau-COEP, has extended funding, mentoring and networking support to the participants at every stage of the project lifecycle.

Our Mission

To promote social entrepreneurship with a conviction that each one of us can be a change maker and that we can use our skills to help answer the multifaceted social problems.

Our Plan

To reach out to students across colleges in Maharashtra and encourage them to take up innovative projects that hold potential to make a significant difference to the community.

Our Vision

To develop the social entrepreneurial attitude amongst students with a belief that each one of us can develop and apply innovation, team work and leadership to make the world around us better.


Prof. Sanjay Inamdar

Prof. Sanjay Inamdar, Co Founder and Chief Mentor i2i

Prof.  B. B .Ahuja

Prof. M. S. Sutaone, Director College of Engineering Pune

Mr. Vijay Talele

Mr. Vijay Talele, CEO Bhau Institute

 Mr. Swapnil Mali

Mr. Swapnil Mali, Faculty Advisor – i2i, Asst Prof – E & TC , COEP


Soham Methul

Preshit Gujar

Aarti Golande
Accounts & Purchase Head

Shruti Gadge
Accounts & Purchase Head

Shubham Gupta
Eaton Relations Head

Saket Kaswa
Public Relations Head

Jishan Pathan
Publicity & Media Head

Akshay Kolhe
Technical Management Head

Gourav Changotra
Project Management Head

Aakanksha Sonawane
Event Management Head

Durgesh Nagulkar
Documentation Head

Our Network


i2i Team COEP


Colleges Connected


Outside Ambassadors

1 Million+

Our Reach

Our Backbone


Contact Us


Bhau Institute, Beside COEP Boat Club,
College of Engineering,
Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra 411005

Phone Number

020 25570023
Rutuja: 8459487457
Shravani: 8530865466
Vaishnavi: 9029990815

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