December 17, 2019

CIE Entrepreneurship Course Final Pitch session


The end of the current semester saw the142 students that had taken up the CIE Entrepreneurship courses - Level 1 and Level 1 - presenting their startup ideas at the Final Pitch sessions to an eminent jury panel. The eminent Jury on the 19th Nov, consisted of Sumeet Verma, Director - Strategic Initiatives at Intel India, Sruthi Kannan, Head of CISCO LaunchPad Startup Accelerator and Poornima Shenoy, Co-founder & CEO, The GAIN. The 20th Nov session was for Level 2 and we had V M Kumar, Start-up Consultant and Mentor at GDC-IIT Madras and Harsha Chaturvedi, COO of EOX Vantage. For the 21st Nov session, the jury panel consisted of John Kuruvilla, Chief Mentor, Brigade REAP (the only Real Estate Accelerator in Asia) and Varad Krishna (MD - Induct India, MD - 100 Open Start-ups). The Final Pitch at CIE gives student an opportunity to present their pitch to an eminent jury panel and get inputs and feedback for their startup idea and entrepreneurial journey. This is just one of the differentiators of the course offerings from CIE at PES University.