This institute is opening on October 22, 2015 Dasara day. You all are welcome to join this grand initiative for College Of Engineering, Pune, India.
To create a successful entrepreneurship institute model to change India through young entrepreneurs who are the hope of tomorrows urban and rural India.
Global vision with Indian values - Transparency, Ethics, Competence, Openness, Inspiration, Futuristic.
1. Entrepreneurship & Leadership Courses for COEP & Other students.
2. First and second generation entrepreneurs can enroll for part-time/3-6-12 months certificate/diploma courses
3. Develop train the trainer courses for rural areas to promote rural as well as social entrepreneurship.
4. Incubation and Innovation Center (I-Square Center)
Incubation Center: Encourage and actively incubate up to 5 companies with 4/5 professionals per company, with complete office,
mentoring and guidance infrastructure with possible part seed capital from angel investors. The companies would offer 5-10% equity
stake for institute.
Innovation Center: Industry, students and faculty participation with innovative solutions to industry problems with IPR with institute.
5. Entrepreneurship & Leadership Lecture Series (Lecture and interaction every week): By accomplished entrepreneurs VCs, CEOs, thought leaders social influencers, and academicians.
The institute would be run by Executive Council (EC), Advisory Council (AC), Panel of Mentors (PM), Staff and Visiting Faculty.
Chairperson: Dr. P G Takwale - Ex VC UOP, IGNOU
A D Sahasrabudhe, Director COEP
Atul Kirloskar - Chairman & MD - Kirloskar Oil Engines
Anand Khandekar - Mentor Invadia
Prataprao Pawar - Chairman, Sakal
Sanjay Dhande, Former Director IITK
Sanjay Inamdar - Founder Flucon, Co-Founder of Bhau
Narendra Kale - Founder Chairman, KCL Ltd.,Co-founder of Bhau
• Chairperson: Dr. R. A. Mashelkar, Chairman, National Innovation Foundation
Vijay Kelkar, Former Chairman Finance commission
Kshama Metre , Director Chinmaya Organization Of Rural development
Ashish Nanda, Director, IIMA
Nickhil Jakatdar , CEO Vuclip
Rajesh Jain, CEO Netcore
Narendra Barhate, CEO Seed Infotech Ltd.
Panel of mentors
The mentors would advise incubator companies till they get their first round of funding. Also, a mentor clinic would be run by leading entrepreneurs every month.
Renowned professors, entrepreneurs, bankers, and VCs around world would be participating as faculty members for the various programs. Most instructors would be visiting faculty. This would ensure top notch faculty without the financial commitments. A core staff will run the center leveraging the power of technology and automation from the very beginning.
A three-story building totaling 21,000 sq. feet - will incorporate the latest technologies to ensure environmentally-friendly practices in energy production conservation.
Facilities include a reception lounge, auditorium, board-room, meeting rooms, the incubation center and offices, library, computer lab, innovation center, class rooms, video conferencing and state-of-the-art communications and instructional facilities, thus creating an environment optimal for learning.
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