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Summit on Empowering Young Grampreneurs™ to Create Jobs

Date : 2019-04-01 | Time : 11: 30 am
Location : Rail Auditorium: Bhubaneswar, Odisha
Summit on Empowering Young Grampreneurs™ to Create Jobs

Hon’ble Vice President of India, Shri Venkaiah Naidu Ji, has kindly consented to be the Chief Guest at the Summit. Hon’ble?Governor of Odisha, Prof. Ganeshi Lal has been invited to grace the occasion.The programme outline is given below for your reference.Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust – BYST, a non- profit organization established in 1992 to help disadvantaged grass root Indian youth to develop their business ideas into viable enterprises. BYST provides financial assistance through partner Banks and mentoring support to the selected young entrepreneurs. Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has continued their unstinting support to BYST from its inception.BYST has been working in Odisha since 2015 to stimulate the entrepreneurial culture to empower the young men and women. The Summit is a continuation of the series of international mentoring summits organized over the past year as part of BYST’s 25th anniversary celebrations. It aims to embed mentoring in the current entrepreneurial eco-system and make it a movement for transforming underprivileged youth in India and around the world. Particular focus will be on empowering young Grampreneurs™ to create jobs.

Program Outline

09:00 Registration & Tea

10:00 Session I: Grampreneurs™ - Millionaires in The Making

11:20 Inaugural Plenary: "Mentoring Young Grampreneurs™ For Inclusive Growth"

12:30 Street Theatre on Entrepreneurship

13:00 Networking Lunch, Mentor Clinics, Viewing Exhibition

The Summit will see participation from the International Agencies, Civil Society, Corporates, FIs/Banks, NGO, Gov't Ministry, CSR Foundations, Educational Institute, students, potential & supported entrepreneurs and mentors and media fraternity.

 Key Highlights of the program:

 > Awards - Business Excellence and Business Idea Contest

> Release of Booklet: BYST Odisha Grampreneurs - Success on Show

> Exposition by select Grampreneurs™

> The launch of BYST Entrepreneur Online Learning (EOL) in Odia language.