Entrepreneurship Development Cell
Purpose of Entrepreneurship Development Cell: Prosperity of a nation and society is measured by the entrepreneurial spirit of its people. Entrepreneurship is a key element of industrialization and economic progress. Entrepreneurs are expected to play vital role in the process of development by introducing innovations and demonstrating leadership qualities in the dynamic situation. Entrepreneurship has been found as a low cost and long – term strategy for ensuring supply of right kind of entrepreneurs in the economy to sustain the development tempo. Educating and training people for developing entrepreneurial capabilities through positive training interventions is the core strategy of the Entrepreneurship Development Cell.
Faculty Advisor: Mr B Govindaraju
Assistant Professor, Dept of Mechanical Engg
No of Student members: 75
President: A. Sainath Kumar, IV B.Tech, ME
Vice – President: P. Nagashyam, IV B.Tech, ECE
Secretary-Communications: N.Suraj, IV B.Tech, ME
Secretary – Activities: M.Sainath Reddy, IV B.Tech, EEE
List of Activities / Events
|S.NO||Date||Name of the Activity / Event||No. of Participants||Organized by|
|1||27, 28,29 January 2016||Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp||80||Andhra Pradesh productivity Council ( APPC)|
|2||18-10-2016||Meet the Entrepreneur||75||EDC, BITS|
“Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp (EAC) ” program
Aim of the Program: This program was conducted by Andhra Pradesh Productivity Council (APPC) in association with Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Gujarat under the sponsorship of National Science & Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), Govt. of India, New Delhi, to motivate young Engineers towards Entrepreneurship and getting self employed.
The following are the Chief Guest and Guests invited for the program:
- Madanmohan Setty, General Manager, D.I.C, Kurnool – Chief Guest
- Nageswara Rao, Asst. Director, A.P.P.C, Kurnool
- K.E.Hari Babu, Industrialist, Kurnool
- G.Vikram Reddy, Industrialist, Kurnool
Date: 27, 28 & 29 January, 2016
Venue: BITS campus
Total No. of participants: 80
Program Summary: The Chief N. Madanmohan Setty, General Manager, DIC, Kurnool gave a brief lecture on Entrepreneurship and its importance in the present scenario. He spoke about various subsidies offered by District Industries Center, Kurnool for encouraging young Engineers to become Entrepreneurs. He also shared about the trainings they are giving for youth for making them self employed.
Mr.C.Nageswara Rao, Asst. Director, APPC, Kurnool spoke about the success stories of some of the budding entrepreneurs across the world. He also encouraged the participants to take up Entrepreneurship as their career.
Mr. K.E.Hari Babu, Industrialist, Kurnool spoke about how he took Entrepreneurship as carrier and become a successful Entrepreneur.
Mr. G.Vikram Reddy, Industrialist, Kurnool motivated students by giving some challenges he faced during his early days as an entrepreneur.
The Principal of the college Dr.T.S.S Balaji motivated the students about the importance of being an entrepreneur. The Principal appreciated the students for enrolling themselves to these kind of programs.
This three day workshop not only gave awareness on Entrepreneurship but also conducted interaction with Entrepreneurs of near by industries in Kurnool.