Sri Sri University along with Startup Odisha conducted a weeklong campaign- ‘Startup Week’ under which budding entrepreneurs were provided an opportunity to pitch their ideas in front of industry experts and learn about pertinent topics relevant to entrepreneurship in this event held from 15th-22nd Feb.
Almost 400+ ideas were presented and discussed during this week. Shri L.N Gupta (IAS), Additional Chief Secretary, Department of MSME, Odisha announced this as the one of the best start-up weeks organized in Odisha. Sessions on entrepreneurship were conducted by the experts for the participants.
The inaugural ceremony witnessed distinguished guests like Shri Prafulla Samal, Minister of W & CD, SSEPD, MSME, Government of Odisha; Shri L.N Gupta (IAS), Additional Chief Secretary, Department of MSME, Government of Odisha; Ms. Rajita Kulkarni, President of Sri Sri University; Mr. Pratham, Startup India- Odisha Yatra; Shri Barada Prasad Panigrahy, Regional Manager, NEN, Wadhwani Foundation; Ms. Surekha Routray, Manager, INVENT (Social Incubation) KIIT TBI, KIIT University; Mr. Manish Rai, Founding member and Vice-President, Shrofile; Dr. Nand Lal, Vice Chancellor, Sri Sri University; Mr. Narendra Lamba, Director Operations, Sri Sri University; Prof.(Dr), P. Srinivas Subbarao, Dean, Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies.