Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp at ASBM


Entrepreneurship in the 21st century is different from what it was years ego. Addressing the need of the time, the Entrepreneurship Development Cell of Asian School of Business Management has organized a three day Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp in collaboration with NSTEDB, Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India and Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmedabad. While introducing the theme of the Camp, Prof. (Dr.) Biswajeet Pattanayak, Director, ASBM shared how an innovative idea is more important than money to be an entrepreneur. He named five 'I's -  intention, inspiration, initiative, ideas and innovation - as essential features for a successful entrepreneur. 

Guest of Eminence of the occasion Mrs. Jayashree Mohanty, President of Luminous Infoways Pvt. Ltd. laid emphasis on the role of technology and communication in entrepreneurial venture.  She presented a beautiful picture of evolution of entrepreneurship in the historical context with Indian values. 

Shri Srijat Mishra, Managing Director & CEO, Kalinga Soft, Guest of Eminence explained the key touch points of entrepreneurship. He stressed on concepts like creativity, perseverance and resourcefulness as prime requirement for an entrepreneur.

The event has witnessed participation of more than 200 students from various B-schools. The mentorship partners of the event were Sakrobotix Lab, JYODIV Technology. Knowledge Partners were CTTC, Bhubaneswar, National Innovation Foundation – India, MSME, Women Entrepreneurship & Empowerment and Lemon School of Entrepreneurship. This programme was sponsored by Bisleri and Luminous Infoways.  Odisha.Live joined the event as the media partner. Introduction of the guest was given by Prof. Saikat Gochhait, Coordinator, EDC and Dr. Sadanand Meher, Faculty, ASBM proposed a vote of thanks.

The inaugural is to be followed by several interactive sessions and workshops targeting innovations in entrepreneurial venture. The workshops and discussions are attended by subject experts and eminent entrepreneurs like Shri. Tushar Garg, Senior Fellow - Business Development & Dr. Vivek Kumar, Sr. Innovation Officer of National Innovation Foundation, Dr. S.K.KAR, of Central Tool Room & Training Centre, Shri. Sakyasingha Mahapatra. Founder, Managing Director & CEO, SakRobotix Lab Pvt Ltd. Soft Skill Trainer Mr. Zahid Akhtar, Shri.Santanu Barua, DGM-SIDBI, Shri. THR Samad , DGM-SIDBI, Shri. Girija Mishra, AGM-UBI, Shri.Barada Prasad Panigrahy, Regional Manager, National Entrepreneurship Network, Shri Ranjan Dora, Programme Coordinator of YES Foundation from YES Bank.