IIT Bombay To Host Enterprise Pioneers At The 16th Annual Entrepreneurship Fest



E-Cell IIT Bombay will launch the 16th edition of its annual Entrepreneurship Festival, E-Summit 2021: A Snowstorm of Ingenuity, to foster the spirit of self-reliance among young minds and help them build their futures through exposure to entrepreneurship .

The past year has taught us how tough times call for tough action, and how small and large companies around the world are fighting the economic slowdown in their own ways.

E-Summit’21 is a celebration of ideas and possibilities and a platform to recognize those who have stood strong and firm in this violent storm, while also being a medium to remind others who have surrendered that the Fight is not over yet.

The E-Summit is planned for the first weekend in February, ie from February 6th to 7th.

The two day virtual event promises to bring a full package of entrepreneurship to your electronic devices, be they laptops or phones. The event includes lecture sessions, workshops, competitions, hackathons, internship fairs and much more.

The 16th edition looks bigger and better than ever as pioneers from the fields of business, technology, journalism and media are in attendance.

Kunal Bahl, CEO of Snapdeal, Baba Ramdev, guru and founder of Patanjali, world-renowned spiritual leader and mentor, BK sister Shivani, Indian-American billionaire businessman and one of Google’s earliest investors, Ram Shriram, Ritesh Agarwal, founder and CEO of OYO Rooms are some of the most famous personalities who will be speaking at this E-Summit on a variety of topics.

Another important highlight is “The Ten Minute Million” or better known as TTMM. The startups that are shortlisted will be given the opportunity to pitch a 10-minute pitch in front of a group of India’s best angel investors, followed by an on-site decision on financial support.

The unique feature here is that all selected startups have the option to have the backup of Rs. 20 lakh and beyond.

The Content Creation Conclave aims to bring together media professionals, journalists and web creators in different fields and provide the opportunity to learn from the best in each field.

These lectures and workshops cover a range of topics from the fields of AI for content creation, SEO / digital marketing and content writing, and will take you to a newer and more creative side of entrepreneurship.

The R&D Conclave is a platform where young startup owners and innovators commercialize their innovations or even learn to start innovating in research. The initiative includes workshops, meetings, enthusiast internship opportunities, and live project demonstrations.

Networking arena, chat with entrepreneurs, and idea validation are some promising initiatives that bring every startup, investor, mentor, entrepreneur, student and professional under one platform and help them interact with people from all walks of life and seek advice from industry experts. everything from the comfort of your home.

IIT Bombay hasn’t pulled back a bit to make the beginners’ journey into the startup world a smooth one.

With the internship and job fair, which connects graduates and students of startups with the startups so that they can provide Seed Stars with the appropriate experience in their desired area. This gives smaller startups the opportunity to receive VC funding to scale their product across different markets.

If you think that’s it? Buckle up for more! E-Summit offers many exciting workshops, competitions and challenging hackathons for all curious people.

With jam-packed electric events and energetic attendees with some of the best ideas ever, E-Summit 2021 on February 6th and 7th is a must for anyone who loves great ideas!

So what are you waiting for? Book your calendar already!

Register at https://www.ecell.in/esummit/

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