Entrepreneurship Education Conclave

British Council in partnership with National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN), Ministry of Skills Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports is organizing a first-of-its-kind ‘Entrepreneurship Education Conclave’. The conclave will feature leaders in academia across India including top entrepreneurship educators & policy makers, practicing mentors, incubator heads, entrepreneurs, officials from the Ministry of Skills Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports, DST (Department of Science and technology), MSME (Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises), Vice-Chancellors, and Directors & Deans from institutes in order to engage them in a dialogue on entrepreneurship development.

The ‘Entrepreneurship Education Conclave’ will be on 12 March 2015 in New Delhi. Through the conclave, an official mandate for entrepreneurship development through higher education will be created and endorsed.

The primary objective of the conclave is to foster, promote and support innovators and leaders with entrepreneurial talent and to provide recognition and endorsement to budding entrepreneurs. It will provide a platform to open a dialogue among the global leaders of academia to mainstream entrepreneurship education by providing training and support to entrepreneurship educators and to demonstrate effective global models of entrepreneurship development, the challenges faced and the outcomes. 

The conclave will culminate with the announcement of the award recipients of the NEN Recognition Platform. The Awards are designed to honour those faculty members who exemplify the highest levels of excellence in the pursuit of the entrepreneurial mission to develop and move entrepreneurs to fulfil their goals. 

Attendance is by invitation only.

Please write to: vishu.sharma@britishcouncil.org for further details.