The Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Bombay is the recipient of patronage from UNESCO, Make In India, StartUp India & Digital India for it’s annual [ E-Summit ] which witness a crowd of around 20,000 corporates & professionals, 600+ startups 110+ speakers including 15+ foreign speakers for the conclave spanning two days in the beautiful campus.
Since its inception 20 years ago, E-Cell has undertaken various initiatives to support the emerging Indian startup ecosystem. Be it hosting Asia's Largest B-Model competition Eureka! or creating E-Cells in numerous colleges across the country, E-Cell played a pivotal role in promoting entrepreneurship. Eureka! 2016 saw a whooping participation of 10000+ startup entries.
The wide range of activities like Keynote speaker session, Live pitching, Hackathons, Startup Expo, Internship and Job fair, Innovation and Business conclave, competitions and workshops culminate in the 2-day Annual Entrepreneurship Summit [E- Summit] which is in its 14th edition now and the biggest of its kind in South-East Asia.
Here is the link to one session starring Mr. Travis Kalanick (CEO, UBER) which was held in 2015
Some eminent personalities who have been a part of the previous editions of Summit are:
· Mr. Travis Kalanick (CEO, UBER)
· Mr. Neal Cross (CIO, DBS Bank)
· Mr. Bibop Gresta ( Chairman, Hyperloop Transportation)
· Mr. Werner Vogels (CTO, Amazon)
· Ms. Sandy Carter (General Manager, IBM)
Please find the link to Annual Report of E-Cell 2017-18
Please find the link to E-Summit Aftermovie which will give you an insight into the event which will happen in January 2019.
Link to our last year website- E-Summit 2018
IIT Bombay is located at Powai, which is in the North-Eastern part of Mumbai. One can travel by auto-rickshaws or taxis to reach IIT from the nearest stations.