The Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Bombay presents the Entrepreneurship Summit 2019 – a confluence of industry veterans, business leaders, entrepreneurs, visionary students and anyone who has the vision of building the next big thing! The Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Bombay is the recipient of patronage from UNESCO, Make In India, StartUp India & Digital India for its annual E-Summit which witness a crowd of around 20,000 corporates & professionals, 600+ startups 110+ speakers including 15+ foreign speakers for the conclave spanning two days in the beautiful campus.
The wide range of activities like Keynote speaker session, Live pitching, Hackathons, Startup Expo, Internship and Job fair, Innovation and Business conclave, competitions and workshops culminate in the 2-day Annual Entrepreneurship Summit which is in its 14th edition now. The E-Summit has grown in status and impact with corporate leaders, entrepreneurs, academics and venture capitalists from around the world sharing their experiences and providing inspiration to students and professionals from IIT Bombay and all over the world.
Key Events & Activities
➔ Workshops: Learn by doing This year they have focused on a 360-degree approach for our workshops to ensure a complete package. It is the epitome of learning while you actually work on the topic.
➔ Internship & Job Fair: Grab the opportunity At E-Summit 2019 they are going to host an Internship and Job fair where interested students can join and work in startups. Registrations can be done earlier and students can apply for internship and jobs.
➔ The Ten Minute Million: The live Shark-Tank for you! Let’s face it – Getting financial backing is difficult. For most, it’s not a pleasant experience. We are trying to revolutionize this by giving you an opportunity to impress our panelists with your Startup idea who might back you with INR 1.6 Million in just 10 Minutes! Even if not participating, you cannot afford to witness the epic show!
➔ Panel Discussions: Straight from the horse’s mouth When industry veterans, business experts, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs discuss ideas, opinions and trends, you are bound to be left with more knowledge than before about the current trends, ideologies and methods
➔ Competitions: Fight it out among the best There is no better way to learn than competing while doing it. They present to you a range of competitions meant to hone your business acumen and skills. And all this while you compete for exciting prizes worth 4.5 lakhs.
➔ Innovation and Business Conclave: Enlighten Yourself! An initiative targeted for professionals to give them updates about their specific industry by experts and also a platform to promote intra-networking.
➔ Networking Arena: Grow your connections Bringing you the most awaited Networking Events (viz The Unconference, Investor’s Speed Dating etc)of E-Summit 2018. Every startup, investor, mentor, entrepreneur, student and professional is invited to connect with the best in the country.
➔ IHack : Build. Design. Innovate. At iHack, we bring together India’s best coders, developers, designers, innovators, creators and entrepreneurs of tomorrow. I Hack is geared up for those who are passionate about building, designing and innovating.
➔ Highlight Events: Witness the glamour! Witness the best of E-Summit. Whether it’s a stand-up comedy or an keynote speaking sessions from the biggest minds in the world, this is going to mark a strong impression on your mind!
Few of the past year’s speakers-
➢ Mr. Travis Kalanick (CEO, UBER)
➢ Mr. Neal Cross (CIO, DBS Bank)
➢ Mr. Bibop Gresta (Chairman, Hyperloop Transportation)
➢ Mr. Werner Vogels (CTO, Amazon)
➢ Mr. Rajat Sharma (Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of India TV)
➢ Mr. Amitabh Kant (CEO, NITI Aayog)
➢ Ms. Sandy Carter (General Manager, IBM)
➢ Mr. Suresh Prabhu, Railway Minister, Govt. of India
➢ Mr. Bhavish Aggrawal, CEO & Founder, Ola cabs
➢ Mr. Nandan Nilekani, Non Executive Chairman, Infosys