We held a somewhat impromptu Open Session on Balloon Volunteering yesterday. Watch this to learn if iSPIRT volunteering is right for you. This session will cover some of the available volunteer opportunities and tell you how to engage with us.
In case you want to explore Balloon Volunteering with iSPIRT, do fill out the form here: bit.ly/iSPIRTForm
Open House Session #1
20th Sep 2020
30 yr Architects
10 yr Planners
5 yr Doers
• Think Tanks
• Research Labs
• Policy Makers
iSPIRT Foundation: a non-profit Tech Think-and-Do Tank
Driving 30-year Orbit Shifts
Powered by no-greed and no-glory volunteering!
Starting as a “Balloon Volunteer”
Volunteer Handbook lays out how iSPIRT Volunteer Model works
Triggers (Why Volunteer?)
- iSPIRT Mission
- iSPIRT Team
- iSPIRT Credo
Experience (Why stay a Volunteer?)
- Flow (i.e. fun)
1. Services Innings to Product innings
Orbit-Shift for India (Overall)
2. Product Entrepreneur Orbit-Shift
a. gSaaS Panga Entrepreneur
b. Bharat Panga Entrepreneur
3. M&A Orbit-Shift (Market Catalysts)
4. Financial Inclusion Orbit-Shift (Market
c. Asset Lending to Flow-based
5. Banking Orbit-Shift (Market Catalysts)
a. Transaction Engine
b. Data Engine
c. Bill Pay
6. Health Inclusion Orbit-Shift (Market
Many Orbit-Shifts: Focus is on two in this session
iSPIRT is a collection of Orbit-Shifts and “Rooms”
7. Innovate Successfully for Bharat (Market
a. SIs Innovate Successfully for Bharat
b. VCs Innovate Successfully for Bharat
c. Startups Innovate Successfully for
8. India as gSaaS Hub Orbit-Shift (Market
9. Type-3 Policy Orbit-Shift (Policy)
10. Software as Soft Power of India
11. Value-Chain Orbit-Shift (Platforms)
a. API-fication of value-chain orbit-shift
b. Public Platforms orbit-shift
c. Push to Pull Logistics orbit-shift
12. Tradebody to SRO Orbit-Shift (Market
Builders, Not Program Managers
Volunteer Qualities from Volunteer Handbook
We Think and Do, We Build and Amplify.
- Digital Public
- Market Rules
- VC Narrative
- and more...
“Whole of society” approach
Pick your ﬁrst choice!
1. Underwriting Models for Cash Flow Lending
a. Shift from underwriting an entity to underwriting a business transaction
2. Open Credit Enablement Network (Performance)
a. High Availability & Performance across multiple parties
3. Real-Time Pledge Registry
a. Preventing Double Financing & Over-indebtedness
4. Capital Allocation for Cash Flow Loans
a. Growing a Cash Flow Loan Book
Pick your ﬁrst choice!
5. Multi-Party Dispute Resolution
a. Real-Time resolution of disputes across multiple parties
6. Economic Framework for Digital Public Infrastructure
a. Designing incentive-aligned business models (Data Sharing,
7. Paperless & Presenceless Digital Public Infrastructure for Entities
a. Enabling Digital KYC & Digital Signatures for Sole Props,
Partnerships, and Pvt Ltds
Interested in Volunteering?
Reach out to us through this form!
What happens after you ﬁll out the form?
- Prathibha Sastry will connect with you
- Will ask you to read Volunteer Handbook
and Playgrounds Coda
- Address Questions
- Ask you to do Knowledge Quiz
- Will connect you to Anchor Volunteer to
discuss potential Balloon Volunteer
- Go/no-go discussion
- Get started!
This is a 3-4 week process.