Friday, January 24, 2014

The Entrepreneurship Summit 2014

1st -2nd February, 2014 | IIT Bombay


The Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Bombay presents the Entrepreneurship Summit 2014- a confluence of industry veterans,business leaders, entrepreneurs,visionary students and anyone who wishes to be the one of those  bent on creating a dent in the universe.

The Entrepreneurship Summit 2014 has got UN patronage which is UNESCO’s highest form of support granted to demonstrate the Organization’s moral endorsement of an exceptional activity.


The E-Summit '14 is proud to play host to yet another panel of esteemed guests ,renowned businessmen from across the world. Some of them include (Full list here):


Bharat Desai, Founder and CEO, Syntel
Sachin Bansal CEO and founder, Flipkart
Bharat Banka CEO,Aditya Birla Private Equity
Rana Kapoor CEO and founder, Yes bank
Mr. Anand Kumar - Founder Super 30
Varun Agrawal - Co-founder, Alma Mater
Steli Efti - CEO Elasticsales, San Francisco
Avani Davda- CEO, Tata Starbucks Limited
Susan Sweeney, Social Media Marketing Expert
Asher Hasan,Asian Entrepreneur of the Year 2011
Yu kai Chou, Gamification Guru
Mukund Mohan-CEO,Microsoft StartupAccelerator
Alexander Blass, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Wharton School
Prakash Amte , Social Activist


Workshops and Panel Discussions

It is not just our speaker line-up that we pride ourselves in, but also the quality of workshops, panel  discussions  we offer.


      Panel-Discussions & Trends Today
Lean Methodology
E-Commerce: The Inside Story
Big Data
VC Funding
Mobile Space
Social Enterprise Bootcamp
Job vs Entrepreneurship
Design Thinking
Mobile Gaming
Entrepreneurial Finance
User Experience and Product Design
How to get your startup  idea funded
Debt Funding
Education Technology
Business Model Canvas
HR for Startups
Social Entrepreneurship
Social Media Marketing
Social Campaign by E-Cell


Networking Arenas


1. Investor's Arena: A platform wherein you get to pitch your idea to major VC firms in the ecosytem (Nexus Partners, SAIF Partners, Indian Angel Network) by filling in this form and getting an appointment with them on the day of the E-Summit.


2. Business Mentoring Hub: A platform wherein you can get expert mentorship on various problems you are facing as a startup. Fill this form, and if you get selected, you get a meeting scheduled with them on the day of the E-Summit.


3. Co-founder's Arena: This is a team building platform for two kinds of people,

a.) ones who are looking for a design/coding/sales etc. team mate for their startup

b.) ones who are coders/designers/salesmen etc. and are looking to join a good startup idea

If you are either of them, you can register for Co-founder's Arena here.


4. Idea Validation Arena: A platform where you can get your idea validated by the best experts in the Indian startup ecosystem. You can register for Idea Validation Platform here and if selected you will get to validate your idea with a mentor on the day of E-Summit.


Crowd Funding

Crowd Pitch: A crowd funding pitch competition wherein you submit your idea here and 15 ideas out of them get to pitch in front of a crowd and compete for a cumulative prize worth Rs. 1.3 lakhs.


The Lean Startup Machine Bootcamp


The Lean Startup Machine Bootcamp is a 9 hour long workshop where the participants will learn how to apply Lean Startup Methodologies to build products customers will pay for. This is not a Hackathon nor is it a conference. This is an immersive, 9 hour experience at the end of which you will have a working MVP (Minimum Viable Product) on hand.

Speaker & Mentor: Adam Berk, Director of Entrepreneurial Science at LSM, Entrepreneur



How to attend?

Register yourselves at register/


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Student (contingent) - Rs. 200/-

Student (Individual) - Rs. 300/-

Professional - Rs. 1000/-

Note that by registering for E-Summit once, you will get unlimited access to any of the 14 competitions, 16 workshops and numerous speaker sessions.