Organized By: National Institute of Industrial Engineering,Mumbai (Website)
Event Dates: October 17, 18 and 19, 2008
Empresario, to promote the spirit of entrepreneurship, is an event organised by NITIE, Mumbai. Empresario is all about entrepreneurship as the name itself suggests.If you want experience this is the place.The entire show comprises of five main events which are most challenging and deliver the best from the competitors.
The five main events are:
1.Elevator Pitch–Ok, here is an event which will get over before it starts. Its all about convincing the panel of judges about your idea in less than 2 minutes .Now this is an event like the B-Plan but much more tougher.
2.Spardha– This is a game which is designed to test the mettle of participants in a typical business scenario. It will present real life challenges and opportunities to the participants and thus will provide a platform to budding entrepreneurs to face the heat of corporate world and apply their knowledge and logic to come up with innovative solution.
3.D’apprendre– D’apprendre is a French term which means “To Learn” & here is an opportunity to learn from successful entrepreneurs. It is a platform where Experts from industry express and share their views and actual cases with students. Being a successful entrepreneur requires more than skills, aptitude, attitude and persistence and passion.
4.B-Plan Contest: The B-Plan Contest provides a platform for entrepreneurial spirit to showcase the business plans to an eminent jury comprising the industrialists, VCs and other financial institutions like SIDBI, etc.
5.Entrepreneur Awards: The awards are honor to the leaders who have set exemplary standards for all the entrepreneurs, inspired all with their ideas, belief, persistence, and unparalleled business.