Students: B.Tech Students of Schools of ECE, EEE, Mechanical Engineering, C&IT and BBA, MBA Students of Schools of Commerce and Management.
Venue: CNR Rao Hall, Sir C V Raman Block & Library Seminar Hall, REVA University.
Dates: 23-09-2019 to 25-09-2019.
Organized By: UIIC, REVA University.
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development Cell (IEDC), UIIC, REVA University organized a three day Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp as the first of many EAC’s of the 2019-20 academic year from 23rd September 2019 to 25th September 2019 where 200 students participated within the sessions and the industry visit.
The inauguration was held at 9:30 AM which was presided by our honourable vice chancellor, Dr. S. Y. Kulkarni. The chief guest for the inauguration was Mr. Girish Batra, Founder of Glocal Projects Pvt. Ltd.
Over 200 students attended the sessions on Day 1 where Mr. Girish Batra conducted a session on Entrepreneurship, Indian values with entrepreneurship and it’s present scenario. Mr. S. K. Prasad, Professor, School of Management Studies, REVA University conducted sessions on “Identification of Business Opportunities & Mechanisms of Product Selection” and “Technology assistance from R&D labs & other institutions on choice of technology”.
Sessions on entrepreneurship were conducted on Day 2. Mr. Sreenivasalu Reddy, Founder of SkyKrafts Aerospace Pvt. Ltd. conducted sessions on “How to start a SSI unit” and “Technical and Commercial aspects of a SSI Unit”.
Mr. Raja Bhavani Shankar, Regional Head, Deputy General Manager, Karnataka Bank, conducted sessions on “Financial Aspects of SSI unit including salient features of project report” and “Schemes of assistance and support available from Govt. agencies, banks, financial institutions, SFCs”
An industry visit was conducted for the students. The organization chosen for industry visit was “Workbench Projects”, located near Halasuru Metro Station, Bangalore. Workbench Projects is a co-working space with multiple domains working under one roof such as IoT, 3D Printing Services, Woodworking and more.
Mr. Kiran Koppada, Management Professor, Consultant and Trainer, conducted sessions on “Creativity & Business – The man behind the venture – The behavioral scientist approach” and “Communication skills for better results in business.” which concluded Day 3 of the Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp #1.
We would like to thank our Honourable Chancellor Dr. P. Shyama Raju Sir for providing all facility and supporting to organize such events. We also thank Vice Chancellor Dr. S.Y. Kulkarni, Registrar Dr. M. Dhanamjaya, Dean, Placement, Training, and Planning Dr. N. Ramesh. We would like to thank directors of all the schools involved, for providing all the facilities, support and encouragement towards organizing the sessions. We also thank to Dr. Kiran Kumari Patil, Director, University Industry Interaction Center, for the involvement in taking up and organizing the Program.
We thank the coordinators and everyone involved for the successful conduction of sessions today. UIIC is proud to be a part of the motivation and inspiration for the youth of the nation to begin their journey in entrepreneurship.