E-Summit'20 marked the beginning of our annual entrepreneurship conclave enriched with learning, enthusiasm and knowledge, focusing on inhibiting the seeds of entrepreneurship among the young leaders. It aimed at motivating them to take up their first step towards a challenging path through various competitions and workshops.
Encountering a footfall of 600+ students from all over the country for various competitions and sessions, inviting eminent personalities from the startup industry including Infoedge ventures, Incuspaze, Startup Himachal etc., the conclave provided a perfect platform to the aspiring entrepreneurs to grow their network.
A day-long conference, supported by BMW India and Google India, with famous personalities such as Harinder Thakkar (Founder, PayTM), Sachin Duggal (Founder, Nivio), Rajan Anandan (former MD, Google India) and Neeraj Singhla (International Launcher, Uber) as speakers, WYSIWYG Conference aimed to provide a platform that encourages ideas to take shape with motivation and create a community of great minds with greater ideas.
As a part of the promotional campaign, Team Yuva went on to curate the largest QR Code in India and got featured in the Limca Book of Records.
A design thinking workshop was organised by Lufthansa in collaboration with SIIF, Yuva - the e-cell of SSCBS, DPSRU and Ambedkar University to promote innovation and turn ideas into reality.
A beautiful symposium of the Indo-German cultural and intellectual exchange, the event was organised for two years consecutively in 2018 & 2019 with over 250 participants from across India.
Yuva organised a talk show, Samvadam with the aim of motivating the millennials to dive into the world of entrepreneurship by listening and learning from the experts.
The discussions conducted with 4 speakers primarily dealt with small size startups and their scaling up. Speakers for the event included: Mr. Ashish Kaul, CEO – Folklore Entertainment; Mr. Aditya Arora, CEO – Faad Network; Mr. Prabhu Kunwar Singh, Executive Director – MASH Project Management and Mr. Ravinder Singh Pal, Founder – IIME.
INVESTORS' PITCH DAY
An event organised by SIIF and Yuva, The Investor's Pitch Day, saw early stage startups showcase their ideas and garner investment support from real-life investors such as Mr. Ravi Kant, Ms. Tanya Kapur (StartupEd), Mr. Karanbir Bhatia (Windrose Capital), Mr. Shivam Ahuja (Angel Investor), Mr. Raghav Sayal (Huddle) and Mr. Vikash Sharma (IC1101). Mr Saurabh Jain (Vice President, PayTM) who was the guest of honour, motivated the student entrepreneurs to look at entrepreneurship as a state of mind.