The institution has a set up Sandbox IMER Incubation Centre on 27th July 2016 at KLS IMER, Belagavi Sandbox Start-ups, an incubation support wing of Deshpande Foundation, Hubballi, in association with KLS to support, promote and foster new start-ups in Belagavi region. The same encompasses the institutes one of the vision criteria of excelling in Industry institute interface
Following are the web links pertaining to the respective programs conducted under Sandbox Incubation centre.
- "A Shot at Entrepreneurship" on 27th April, 2019 in Belagavi. This was an initiative to co-create a Vibrant Entrepreneurial eco-system in Belagavi, the program created an active platform for budding entrepreneurs to understand the nuance of Entrepreneurship and various issues related to business enterprise (Start-ups) were discussed by eminent experts/mentors. More than 90 plus budding entrepreneurs/start up and students attended the session
- Sandbox Start-ups hosted the first Uplift pitching competition on 31st October, 2018 at Sandbox IMER. This competition gave entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business idea in front of industry experts in hopes to win a chance to get incubation support at Sandbox Start-ups.
- The Sandbox Start-ups Incubation Centre hosted "Hack for Hire, Hackathon" in association with KLS IMER, which was scheduled on 23rd Sept., 2017 at KLS IMER, Belagavi. The event is primarily focused on developing the solution mind set in participants; Social relevant problems were given to the participants with an expectation to get the solutions in specified 24hrs non-stop coding
- The Sandbox - IMER Incubation Centre hosted "Weekend with Sandbox Start-ups" which was scheduled on 15th April, 2017 at KLS IMER, Belagavi. The event provided budding and aspiring entrepreneurs with a unique opportunity to present their start up ideas. It is an opportunity for innovators to get incubation resources while testing their ideas and realizing their entrepreneurial potential.
- Launching Mentors Networkat Sandbox IMER Incubation Centre at KLS IMER on 28th January 2017, Belagavi Sandbox Start-ups, an incubation support wing of Deshpande Foundation, Hubballi, in association with KLS IMER has set up a full - fledged Incubation Centre Sandbox - IMER
- SANDBOX IMER conducted a start-up meet for the budding business entrepreneurs of Belagavi on 26th Nov. 2016 at SANDBOX IMER Incubation Centre, HindwadiBelagavi.
- Sandbox Start-ups, an incubation support wing of Deshpande Foundation, Hubballi, in association with KLS IMER has set up a full-fledged Incubation Centre Known as Sandbox - IMER Incubation Centre to support, promote and foster new start-ups in Belagavi on 27th July 2016.