IIT Kharagpur’s Entrepreneurship Cell recently organized their flagship event – Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive 2017 (EAD) – in association with Nation Next as the online media partner, at Persistent Systems, Nagpur. Priyadarshini MBA College, Nagpur, was the education partner for EAD 2017 at Nagpur. Present from the college were Dr RV Kshirsagar, Kartik Uttarwar and Rohit Turani.
Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive is an initiative by E-cell, IIT Kharagpur, to promote entrepreneurship and encourage students across India to embrace the concept of entrepreneurship. Nagpur is among 22 cities, wherein EAD has taken place this year. EAD 2017 at Nagpur saw successful entrepreneurs share their success stories and opinions with hundreds of students present. The speakers at the EAD 2017 were Venky Iyer (Founder, Goli Vadapav), Advit Sahdev (Marketing Head, Infibeam), Richa Singh (Founder, BigStylist) and Varun Reddy. One by one these speakers took to the stage and shared their inspiring stories and guided the budding entrepreneurs present for their entrepreneurial journey ahead. Apart from the lectures by these speakers, what kept the audience glued to their seats was a stand-up comedy session by Nagpur stand-up comedian Jitesh Vasani.
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