Orchid Pharma Center for Innovation and Technopreneurship (OPCET), Great Lakes Institute of Management – Hosts Proto.in
“Knowledge is wide and expansive in all its nature, the one who explores its vastness wins the race”
With the emerging technology and unparalleled growth, India has become one of the most opportune states for budding entrepreneurs. The genesis of innovations in diverse fields and technology has enabled India to earn the badge for becoming an entrepreneur friendly state. With the advent of rapid infrastructure growth and mobile technology, communication and initial start up costs have reduced to an unimaginable extent and being a part of such an exciting era for potential businessmen and innovators, Proto.in started by the Knowledge foundation in Jan 2007 showcases the most creative and dynamic product companies with their business models.
Projecting a history of 7 editions, 105 Start-ups, 2,000 plus attendees and a volunteer base of over 100 individuals, Proto.in, one of the finest and robust start-up platforms beckons to Great Lakes Institute of Management, chennai showcasing 15 of India’s most innovative ideas. The various sectors representing their startups are clean technologies, software and various other technological sectors.
The agenda consists of workshops, talks, panel discussions from a selection of India’s leading technologists, entrepreneurs, and venture capitalists. Following which there will be a special mentoring session for 20 selected start-ups at the event by partners Sequoia Capital. (Sequoia Capital has been one of the most active growth stage firms in India in the last several years, and looks to partner with entrepreneurs from the seed through growth stages.)
Experiencing a massive plethora of knowledge and individual interactions with members of India’s premier venture capital firms, entrepreneurs will have an opportunity to be mentored on their complete business strategy. What more can one offer than a diverse pool of knowledge, experience and opportunities.
Great Lakes welcomes all to experience Proto.in
The details for the event are as follows
Date: 9th July 2011
Location: Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
Time: 9 AM to 7 PM
P.s. The entire event will be telecasted on the ‘Starting Up’ show on ET NOW.