ASIA INC 500 NEX GEN SUMMIT

CEED, Chitkara University hosted the NexGen Summit 2020 in association with Asia Inc. 500 on a theme ‘Unlock and Hone the Entrepreneur in You’. The budding student entrepreneurs across India including Chitkara University students participated in this event to exchange ideas with thought leaders, eminent speakers, and industry stalwarts to gain knowledge to identify entrepreneurs in them. It was a full-day summit concluded with panel discussions, keynotes, and idea pitching of the top 10 shortlisted candidates from NexGen Student Entrepreneurship Program (#NSEP). Mr Sumeer Walia, Director-CEED, Chitkara University, received the ‘Startup Ecosystem Champion – North India’ award from Asia Inc. 500. Prominent personalities present at the event were:Ms. Lindsay Margeneau- Sr. Trade Commissioner – Govt of Canada- New Delhi, Ms. Ravneet Pahwa-CEO Partnerships-Deakin University- Australia, Mr. Vikas Sood- Director Nexus Incubator- US EmbassyNew Delhi, Mr. Rama Iyer-Chief Innovation Officer T-HUB, Hyderabad, Mr. Raghav Hunsagi- Global Convener ASIA INC. 500-USA, Mr. Mrigank SinghCEO ISB Mohali, Dr Madhu Chitkara-VC Chitkara University, Chandigarh, Dr Ram Dulapalia-CEO T-HUB ICRISAT, Hyderabad, Dr Preet Deep Singh- CO LEAD- Invest India – Govt. of India. New Delhi, Mr. Sachin Gopalan -CO Founder Indonesia Economic Forum, Jakarta, Indonesia, Mr. Sidartha Bansal Architect and Entrepreneur- IIT Roorkee.