TiE Hyderabad has collaborated with Indian School of Business to host the 7th edition of the TiE-ISB Connect on 26th-27th October. The event is aimed to enable the entrepreneurs to understand the power of disruptive entrepreneurship by providing insights on emerging domestic and global innovations, business trends and competitive intelligence.
The Honorable Chief Minister of Telangana, Mr. K Chandrashekar Rao will be inaugurating the event along with Mr. KT Rama Rao, Minister for IT, MA & UD, Industries & Commerce, Public Enterprises, Sugar, Mines & Geology, NRI Affairs, Government of Telangana. With ‘India Leapfrogs – Disruptive Technologies and New Business Models’, the event at ISB’s Hyderabad campus is scheduled to feature 6 grand keynotes, 6 panel discussions and 50 speakers over the two days. The Minister for IT, will also take a session on Startup ecosystem in Telangana and Disruptive technologies as the future.
Suresh Challa, President, TiE Hyderabad said in a statement, while announcing the event:
“Events such as the TiE – ISB Connect precisely serve as the right platform for these communities to connect, grow and maximize their involvement within the entrepreneurial ecosystem and help this ecosystem flourish.”
The event would offer specialized sessions on various sectors which includes Mobile, IoT & Analytics, eHealth, Skill India, FinTech and Make in India. In the Fireside chat, billionaire sessions, new business models and disruptions, learnings from business successes and failures will be organized. Over 20 successful entrepreneurs have already been signed up to share their success mantras with budding entrepreneurs.
In the investor connect program, startups will also get an opportunity to pitch to the investor community and have a chance to grab a funding of upto Rs 100 Crores. Rajendra Srivastava, Dean and Professor Marketing Strategy and Innovation, Indian School of Business (ISB) said:
“Not surprisingly, the School today boasts of 400 plus successful alumni entrepreneurs who have benefited from ISB’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and the school’s connection with partners like TiE. The TiE-ISB Connect therefore is a natural fit to the School’s pursuit of entrepreneurship both as an academic focus and practice benefiting the entire ecosystem.”
Interested? You can register for the event here.