Kozhikode to host Global Entrepreneurship summit on Sept 10

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016,12:40 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kozhikode | The Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode will host the Global Entrepreneurship Summit “Start-O-Sphere” on September 10.

Former Vice Chairman and Former Managing Director of Tata Motors Ravi Kant, Founder, Managing Director and CEO Yes Bank Rana Kapoor and E Sreedharan, Retired Indian Engineering Service officer, popularly known as the ‘Metro Man’, are among those expected to attend the summit, an IIM-K release said Tuesday.

The summit will see a host of activities ranging from workshops and panel discussions to mega events like ’10 minute million’.

Start-up fair-cum-10-minute million will extend an opportunity for budding entrepreneurs to raise funds for their “Big Ideas”, the release said, adding, about 20 finalists will be chosen to make a 10-minute pitch during the event.

The summit will provide aspiring entrepreneurs and early stage start-ups with funding, mentoring and networking access, the release added.