KIIT Technology Business Incubator (KIIT-TBI), which comes under the popular KIIT University (Bhubaneshwar), organized a B-Plan Competition as a part of its Social Incubation Program, titled as 'INVENT'. It is a joint initiative of DFID - UK & TDB – DST and is supported by Villgro.
The Program was inaugurated by Professor Prasant Kumar Ghosh, Head of Social Work, Viswa Bharati University, Shantiniketan in the presence of KIIT TBI team, industry partners, entrepreneurs and academicians. The keynote address was presented by Mr. Srinivas G, Head INVENT, KIIT TBI.
The program witnessed final pitch and flash pitch encompassing different entrepreneurs. The winners along with the finalists were awarded a cash prize of Rs. 25,000 to Rs. 1 lakh.
Representatives from different E-cells of Odisha, early stage entrepreneurs, academicians and Industry partners attended the programme. Among others, Mr. Subhrakant Panda, Chairman – Odisha FICCI Council and Mr. Subrat Nayak, Chairman, Environment & Social Development Panel, NOCCI spoke on the occasion. The speakers emphasized on the social enterprises eco-system and KIIT TBI’s role in fostering the connect.
Sociovation is a pan-India B-Plan Competition in the Social Arena. It is a unique platform for aspiring Entrepreneurs to have a holistic exposure to all the eminent stakeholders in the social domain.
Integrated with a workshop for entrepreneurs on designing “Revenue generation model” this summit offers a candidate the chance to get incubated and be eligible to win from a range of prizes.