Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Roorkee is organizing its annual flagship event- E-Summit 2020 on 1-2 February. It is a networking hub for corporates, professionals, students, and budding entrepreneurs from all across the nation. We aspire to provide them with the best possible experience, opportunities, and an avenue to enrich themselves with knowledge about the entrepreneurial world. With the theme “Disruption Dilemma,” we aim to create an impact and keep on innovating. Join us as we try to inspire and prepare the next wave of Indian Entrepreneurs who know how to create an effect and keep on innovating!
E-Summit witnesses the presence of the top-notch personalities from the industrial, corporate, and entrepreneurial sectors and engages over 10000 students, 50 startups, and 15 Venture Capitalists from across regions in Asia.
The major attractions in E-Summit 2020 edition include:
Leadership Series: Leadership series is a live speaker series; it is an excellent platform for entrepreneurship enthusiasts to learn from the best in the industry.
Conclaves: This year we would be having three conclaves:
1. Product Management Conclave: targeting Product Management enthusiasts and the role of PM in product-based startups. The event will consist of speakers who will deliver guest lectures and will also have a panel discussion
2. Deep tech conclave: It will be an event consisting of speakers and panels discussing various Deep Technology like AR/VR, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, robotics, Advance material, or quantum computing and how these fields are disrupting the industry and startup world.
3. Disruption Dilemma Conclave: A Panel discussion on the theme - Disruption Dilemma
IdeaStorm - B-Plan Competition (Prizes worth Rs. 2.5L): It is an annual b-plan competition. If you have an idea that can change the future of business, then this the right platform to showcase your talent.
Software Productathon (Prizes worth Rs. 2L): It is an offline competition in which Coders, Developers, Designers, Innovators, and Creators meet, develop, and compete in product prototyping competition in an intense 36 hours coding.
Hardware Productathon (Prizes worth Rs. 1.5L): It is an offline competition to compete in hardware product prototyping in an intense 36 hours time span.
Case Challenge (Prizes worth Rs. 1L): Case study competition conducted in E-Summit 2020, participants strive to develop the best solution to a real business case study within an allocated time frame.
Investor’s Vista (Prizes worth Rs 1.5L): A competition to give you an investor’s perspective. The participating team will be provided with a deck of startups and asked which startup they would invest in based on the proper explanation.
E-Conference for E-Cell members: It is a zero-hour round table conference with an aim to create a strong network of E-Cells across India.
Designers Meetup by Dribble: Dribble Meetups are a chance for designers to socialize, talk shop, and foster their local design communities.
Startup Expo (Funding opportunity of 10 Million USD): Startup Expo 2.0 is a marketing event for startups under the banner of E-summit’20. This event is an ideal opportunity for startups and partners wanting to market their products and grabbing the attention of potential investors or strategic partners.
Data Enthusiasts Meetup by Kaggle: This is a chance for data science enthusiasts to socialize and foster their local design communities, by Kaggle.
Startup Ignite: Startup Ignite is the zonal event of E-Summit’20 IIT Roorkee, wherein IIT Roorkee expands its reach via a drive to colleges to promote entrepreneurship. iPITCH is an event in Startup ignite that will offer the participants an opportunity to step into the shoes of a CEO and other CXOs and pitch in front of investors about already existing startups or companies.
It is our great pleasure and honour to invite you for Entrepreneurship Summit 2020, IIT Roorkee.
Optional. Includes Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. Provided from the night of Jan 31 to the night of Feb 2. Fee - INR 1000/-
Mandatory. Fee - INR 400/-. Discounts available for teams. No extra charges for participation in events except workshops. Visit the website for more information.