Entrepreneurship Development Cell

INTRODUCTION

EDC is an initiative by Shri J.P.Agarwal, Chairman, Geetanjali Group to foster growth of Innovation & Entrepreneurship and develop entrepreneurship culture among the students of GITS. The Goal of EDC is to not only create awareness among the students about Entrepreneurship through various programs like workshops, speaker session, and other such events but also to support the upcoming Entrepreneurs by providing them necessary resources like mentors, consultancy, seed fund and networking to enable the budding innovators and developers launch their products and help establish successful business enterprises. Under the above program an Annual Initiative, “GITS-E (Entrepreneur) – 2016”, the top management undertakes to fund and promote a project with potential each year.

VISION

To identify the opportunities that will allow the growth and success of every student through developing their inter-disciplinary learning and seek new business opportunities for the growth of the society and nation by providing technological and logistical assistance.

MISSION

Evolve and spread out the new knowledge and insights in entrepreneurial theory and practice through exploration and facilitating corporate excellence through creating entrepreneurs. Our aim is to enhance and promote entrepreneurial culture within the institutional mechanism and recognizes their responsibility for providing motivation, guidance, opportunity to students and other services to prospective and budding new entrepreneurs.

OBJECTIVES

To channelize the knowledge and the energy of youth towards becoming active partners in the economic development process.

To catalyze and promote development of knowledge-based and innovation-driven enterprises and promote employment opportunities amongst youth specially students;

To inculcate a culture of innovation driven entrepreneurship.

To act as an institutional mechanism for providing various services including information on all aspects of enterprise building to budding GITS entrepreneurs.

To initiate five innovative student projects each year for new innovative product development.

To organize Business Plan Competitions periodically.

To arrange interaction with industrialist and create a mentorship scheme for student entrepreneurs.

FUNCTIONS

To motivate, support and mentor students for identification, development and commercialization of their innovative ideas.

To initiate targeted number of innovative student projects each year for new product development.

To organize Business Plan Competitions / Innovation Camps / Hackathons with active involvement of industry and alumni.

To arrange interaction with industrialist and create a mentorship scheme for student entrepreneurs.

To arrange interaction with entrepreneurs, bankers, professionals, potential customers and create a mentorship scheme for student innovators.

To facilitate creation of Entrepreneur’s Club / E-Cells in the college to foster culture of entrepreneurship amongst students.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Guest Lectures Workshops
Panel Discussions Internship Fair
Candid Talk : Interview Startup Case Challenge
Connect The Dots National Level Fair to Promote Entrepreneurship Idea
Set up an Incubation Centre of any Organization  

CORE COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Prof. Dr. K N Sheth Director, GITS Chairman EDC
Mr. Vivek Sharma Asst. Professor, MBA Convener (MBA) EDC
Mr. Arvind Singh Pemawat HOD – Training & Plaement, GITS Convener (Engg.,MCA) EDC
Mr. Rajeev Pandya GM(HR),Geetanjali Group Core Member
Mr. Shakti Singh Shekhawat Asst. Professor, EE Core Member
Dr. Kiran Soni Asst. Professor, MBA Core Member
Dr. Manish Saraswat Asst. Professor, MCA Core Member
Ms. Shailja Ranawat PS, Director Core Member
GITS Entrepreneur (Alumni) Entrepreneur Core Member

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Ms. Shalini Jain Member
Mr. Vijendra Maurya Member
Mr. Ravi Teli Member
Mr. Jitendra Sharma Member
Mr. Mayank Patel Member
Mr. Chintal Patel Member
Mr. Narendra Patel Member
Dr. Charu Khamesra Member
Mr. Ankit Tondon Member