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Technology services firm Vee Technologies and Sona Group of educational institutions have forged an agreement with Toronto-based University Health Network, Canada to collaborate on a multi-institution research and commercialisation effort to develop smart fabric-based wearables.

The Sona Group completes a century of able entrepreneurship, world-class educational endeavors and selfless community services. Now, the group is gearing up to commence a new era of entrepreneurial legacy redefining their standards of distinct business moves and superior educational ventures. Finding new ways to serve the community is yet another goal of The Sona Group that sets it apart. Careful planning and efficient implementation has led The Sona Group towards success.

The Bangalore Chamber of Industry & Commerce (BCIC) recognized C. Valliappa, Chairman, The Sona Group, with the CSR Impact Award for the group’s outstanding Group’s initiatives towards achieving growth and sustainable community development.

India was put on the global IT road map, when our Chairman, C. Valliappa, got Texas Instruments to Sona Towers in the 1980s. Much to our surprise, the satellite dish required to set up round-the-clock communication arrived on a bullock cart to the Sona Towers on the Millers Road.

Vee Technologies, a part of The Sona Group, was a one of the key player analyzed for the scope of finance and accounting outsourcing market from 2020 to 2027. Research N Reports evaluated the organizations involved based on the parameters responsible for the growth of this market, such as the product types, the pricing structuring and the applications. Top multinational companies of our country, including Vee Technologies were evaluated during this analysis.

Considering the significance of education and higher studies among the Indian families, Chocko Valliappa, Managing Director, The Sona Group, predicts India to become the skill factory to the world by 2045, on the occasion of Outlook completing 25 years.

Vee Technologies, a part of The Sona Group of Companies participated in the renown CII Packaging Conference & Manufacturing Expo 2020 held between Dec 08, 2020 and Dec 20, 2020, organized virtually on CII’s in-house digital platform CII HIVE. Vee Technologies showcased its expertise in packaging design niche of engineering. Focusing on Machine Tools, Industrial flooring, Paints & Coatings, Energy and Environment, this initiative bridged the gap between the manufacturing sector and solution providers by serving as a credible platform to foster beneficial business partnerships globally.


The Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of The Sona Group, Valliappa Foundation, developed Anadhanam, a digital platform to eradicate global hunger. Chocko Valliappa, Managing Trustee of Valliappa Foundation, launched Anadhanam on 29th September, 2020, which is regarded as the International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction, considering the impact of sustainable food production has on ensuring nutrition and food security.

Vee Technologies, a consulting and technology-enabled professional services venture and a part of The Sona Group, was recognized by Inc. 5000 as one of the 'Fastest Growing' American companies for fifth year in a row.

Vee Technologies, a part of The Sona Group, was selected to the 2020 IAOP Impact Sourcing Champions Index, which is an inaugural list of companies distinguished as Impact Sourcing trailblazers.

Vee Technologies, a part of The Sona Group, was named as the 2020 Best Places to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare, a 4 decade old business weekly.

Chocko Valliappa, MD, The Sona Group, shared his insights on the necessity to re-imagine online education, so that it can be easily accessed even by the poorest of the students.

Vee Technologies, a top player in Finance and Accounting service sector, was analyzed to identify the key growth trends influencing this sector.

Engineers at Vee Technologies along with the engineering students at the Sona College of Technology developed ‘Corona-Scan’ and ‘Corona-Support’ apps that help to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Vee Technologies was profiled to forecast market size, trends and strategies for Finance & Accounting outsourcing sector.

Vee Technologies was one of the key players in Finance & Accounting outsourcing market analyzed for identifying key trends and recovery post COVID-19 pandemic.


Vee Technologies will deliver a webinar to ACHT Fellows and others in healthcare. Webinar will cover how to properly implement a telehealth program, including rules and regulations around telemedicine and necessary resources, new codes specific to COVID-19 and risk adjustment, among others.

Trump’s Executive Order to suspend immigration temporarily to the United States has induced mixed responses from the IT sector in India. According to Chocko Valliappa, CEO - Vee Technologies, a technology-enabled professional services company in India and a subsidiary of The Sona Group, the greatness of America is mainly due to its ability to attract top global IT talent. So, banning immigration might not be the right move. Other industry leaders reflected that, as most of the annual immigrants to the USA are Indians, this temporary ban on immigration can have a major impact on the IT sector, which might result in global reduction on IT spends.

Innovative Location Based Contact Tracing App - VeeTrace - developed by The Sona Group Subsidiaries

Doing our bit to help the people and health officials win the war against the deadly COVID-19 pandemic, The Sona Group subsidiaries - Sona College of Technology and Vee Technologies have developed an innovative app - VeeTrace. This is a simple location-based contact tracing app, which was launched by the Corporation Commissioner of Salem, R. Sadheesh at an alternative market setup, in Salem.

Sona College of Technology &, a part of The Sona Group, has contributed to the creation of innovations repository to fight pandemic by developing a location-based contact tracing app called VeeTrace.

Vee Technologies is Raising the Productivity Bar through Micro Company Model

Being a hiring partner for The Sona Group’s training and skill development affiliates – Sona Yukti and Sona College of Technology – Vee Technologies has come up with a new technique to boost employee morale and productivity. The employees are divided into multiple groups, which function as independent companies and the winning team will be receive a grand prize of Rs. 10 lakh.

Inauguration of New Building in Chockalingam Vidyalaya – Driving Nation’s Economic Stability & Growth through Education

Marking another milestone in the educational sector, The Sona Group of Institutions’ subsidiary Chockalingam Vidyalaya has a new addition to its infrastructure with the inauguration of the new Chockalingam Vidyalaya building. In an effort to drive the nation’s economic stability and growth through education, Chockalingam Vidyalaya, which is one among The Sona Group of Institutions, has constructed a new building to provide education for as many students as possible.