The BRIC Idea Exposition attained a new horizon with the inaugural ceremony and welcoming by Dr. Shiv Joshi and Dr. Sudipti Arora.
The audience of enthusiastic listeners was then addressed by Dr. Vinta Jindal, Senior manager, IP and Technology BIRAC. Subsequent to this, the participating teams were introduced and the amalgamation of 15 teams was proof of the enthusiasm and excitement in today’s youth for fostering new technologies.
They were briefed about their customers and markets. A lecture was then given by Mr Akhilesh Trivedi, Global mentor, and strategist, CEO, Anand Incubation Centre. An additional boost was given to aspirants by Dr. Parul Gupta, Project Officer, Biotechnology DST, Jaipur.
The session of lunch commenced after which funding opportunities were discussed. Dr. Viswanadham D, Chief Manager IKP Knowledge Park, gave guidance to the students. Mr. Simran Grover, CEO, Bask Foundation, enlightened the audience about climate action, sustainability, and building next-generation businesses. Networking and tea sessions were carried out then. Parallel mentoring and field orientation sessions were the concluding activities for the day.