Resident Chairman & Chairman & Managing Director at San Francisco-Bangalore Sister City Initiative & eHealth Technology Business Incubator.
Prof. Shivaram 35 years of experience in mentoring start-ups and creating an ecosystem of nurturing entrepreneurs. He is a resource person in entrepreneurship and technology incubation for United Nations ESCAP (Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific). He is Advisor to University Technology, Malaysia on Technology Business Incubator.
Prof. Shivaram Malavalli, Resident Chairman of San Francisco – Bangalore Sister City Initiative, has been invited to serve on the Advisory Board of Institute for Drug Delivery and Biomedical Research (IDBR) Bangalore, along with Dr. Michael Repka, Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmaceutics, University of Mississippi, USA and Dr. Howard Maibach, Professor-Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA by Dr. S. Narasimha Murthy, Founder-Director, Associate Professor-Pharmaceutics, The University of Mississippi, USA.
Institute for Drug Delivery and Biomedical Research (IDBR) is a non-profit research organisation set up to conduct interdisciplinary and advanced research on innovative drug delivery and novel treatment methods. One of the goals of IDBR is to act as a platform for Industry-Academia collaborations. IDBR is open for collaborations with renowned academic institutions, industries and research organisations.