E-Cell of Uttaranchal Institute of Management, Uttaranchal University organised a workshop on “IDEATHON- Creating and Building Innovative Ideas for Entrepreneurship” on 31 August 2022 in the Seminar Hall of UIM in offline mode. This workshop aimed at providing appropriate knowledge and a platform for students to encourage them about entrepreneurial idea generation.
Prof (Dr) Pradeep Suri, Dean, Uttaranchal Institute of Management, Uttaranchal University was the eminent speaker for the said workshop. Ms Neha Rastogi head E- Cell hosted the workshop for all Management students and welcomed the eminent speaker.
Prof (Dr)Rajeev Ranjan, HoD, UIM, Uttaranchal University, welcomed the eminent speaker to have a discussion on Creating and Building Innovative Ideas for Entrepreneurship. Prof (Dr)Pradeep Suri initiated the session with an introduction to the relevance of money in one’s life. To make students understand the concept of entrepreneurship; he categorized that some people who have an advantage of pre-existed strong financial background are less worried about earning money, and most people seek a good job for survival and are much more satisfied with their average earnings. Prof Suri referred to various examples of Alumni of UIM who are presently running their successful business. He also spoke about the hardships faced by them during the initial entrepreneurial process. To boost the morale of the students the quotes like “Dream Big Work Hard” and “Winners don’t do different things, they do things differently” were well articulated by Prof (Dr) Suri. Further, he laid an emphasis on the identification of untapped markets and the actual need of the consumers to start any sort of business. At the end of the session Prof (Dr) Suri briefly discussed the process of business proposal and said that further detailed discussion on the same will be undertaken in the next session.
A vote of thanks was proposed by Dr Mohd Amir, to the eminent speaker, faculty members & students. On behalf of Uttaranchal University, he expressed his gratitude to the eminent speaker for augmenting the knowledge of the students on idea generation towards entrepreneurial establishments. The workshop turned out to be interactive & informative with great success.