बिहार सरकार (Government of Bihar) | Department Of Industries

Bihar Entrepreneurship Summit 2017

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Bihar Entrepreneurship Summit is an annual sumit organised by the state supported incubation centre operated by the Bihar Entrepreneurs Association. Bihar Entrepreneurs Association is a regional coalition of entrepreneurs, business and community leaders, organizations helping them to access nationwide tools and resources that will help them scale companies, grow their ecosystem and create jobs. BEA works under guidance and in collaboration with the Department of Industries, Govt. of Bihar, MSME Dept, many National and International Organization.z Bihar Entrepreneurship Summit, an annual event was organized on March 21 to 22, 2017 at Sri Krishna Memorial Hall in Patna. This was the fourth edition of Bihar Entrepreneurship Summit where 4,000 participants participated between March 21 and 22. The event was inaugurated by CM Shri Nitish Kumar, other key participants were Bihar's Industries Minister Shri Jai Kumar Singh and Chief Secretary Shri Anjani Kumar Singh.

The event has a session named "Walk the Talk" in which Shri Jai Kumar Singh, Hon’ble Industry Minister,Govt. of Bihar and around 300 entrepreneurs interacted highlight the opportunities and facilities being offered for start-ups in Bihar and the features of the state's start-up policy that was launched last year. The entire event was divided in three themes - the road ahead for start-ups, untapped opportunities for investments in Bihar, women entrepreneurship in unconventional sectors.

The focus of the summit was on "accelerators" or those who help accelerate start-up firms by providing various facilities, including investment options. There were a presentation made on the benefits for young entrepreneurs in state's Start up policy, industrial incentive policy followed the business discussion sessions with the startups showcasing their idea and innovations. Earlier, Bihar Entrepreneurs Association had organized Business Plan Competition amongst the state based startups. Many of the selected startups were felicitated/awarded for their venture on the platform.

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Adhiweshan Bhawan, Patna

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