Aravinth is a community builder, new media artist and embedded systems engineer with 15+ years of global experience.
He co-founded 7 organisations in the sector of education, agriculture, sustainability & innovation, in Europe & Asia, and he co-curates several communities for startups, sustainability, education and art, in Europe, Africa & Asia.
He is an advisor to several startup accelerators & incubators globally, where he mentors annually around 30+ deep tech startups in the domain of advanced materials, healthcare, agriculture, aerospace and energy.
He also worked in 5 hardware startups in the spectrum of energy, healthcare, smart home, urban mobility, in Berlin, and researched at 4 academic research institutions in the field of IoT, autonomous vehicles, humanoid robotics & machine learning.
Currently, He is working as Chief Technology Officer at Watergenics - deep tech startup that develops in-situ realtime sensor technology to measure chemical nutrients for agricultural water management.
Partly, He is supporting DreamSpace Academy, as a Director of Innovation, to build a platform for community innovations that solves authentic socio-economic and environmental challenges using project & challenge based learning.
Partly, He is heading International Partnerships at MotionLab Berlin - 4500 sq.m self-sustained innovation hub with access to industrial machines, garage spaces, vocational trainings & international partnerships, and currently hosts 50+ startups and 200+ experts.
Partly, He is co-operating with Berlin Senate, as an Ambassador, to establish Tech-Diplomacy between the government of Berlin and governments of countries in the Asia-Pacific region, by connecting StartUp Ecosystems and relevant ministries of the region.