E-Summit 2020, the sixth edition of the annual three-day Entrepreneurial Conclave of Indian Institute of Bhubaneswar, was inaugurated on Friday by member of Niti Aayog, Dr Ramgopal Agarwala, who was the chief guest.
E-Summit 2020 (January 10-12) includes several guest talks, interactive sessions, panel discussions by eminent personalities, seasoned entrepreneurs, mentors and investors centered on theme “Shifting Paradigms- Pursuing purpose beyond profit”.
The chief guest, in his speech motivated the students to work on innovative ideas and inculcating spirit of entrepreneurship thereby contributing to the progress of the nation.
He further added that E-Summit is a unique platform for academicians, new-age entrepreneurs, eminent business personalities, venture capitalists and the students to gather at one place and share their endeavours and experiences, and to pledge to take entrepreneurship to the next level.
The event was presided over by Prof R V Raja Kumar, Director, IIT Bhubaneswar. More than 500 participants from various colleges are participating in the conclave.
Major events include
- Social &Health Entrepreneurship Conclaves
- Investors Drive
- Start-up, Internship Fair
- Innovation Expo
- Informal Nites
- Entrepreneurial, managerial and marketing competitions
According to a statement released by IIT Bhubaneswar, E-Summit 2020 is a complete package of knowledge, inspiration, opportunities and fun for entrepreneurial enthusiasts.