Makeintern: Entrepreneurship Development training

An Event was organized by and IIT Kharagpur SpringFest at AKI's Poona College of Arts,Science and Commerce, Pune. This was a 2 days training for , Trainerwas Mr. DattaRokade.


Training was on 21st and 22nd August, 2017. Daily training sessions started at 10:00 AM and day ended by 7:00 PM.

MBA first year students,  Mr. Sumeet Joshi and Mr. Kushal Morande, represented The Indian Institute of Cost & Management studies and Research.


 On day one, Mr. Datta Rokade and Poona College Principal, Dr. Aftab Anwar Shaikh gave Welcome speeches. After the felicitation and introductions, itinerary for the entire program was explained. After this, different activities of trust building, confidence building etc.  were conducted.  Mr. Rokade gave different Presentation based trainings on Starting a Startup, Defining Problems, ways to generate and evaluate new ideas, defining a Business Plan and Funding.  First day’s training ended by 18:30 hrs.


On Day Two, Group Activities were held. Once everyone was comfortably settled, Mr. Rokade explained different business-related concepts like Positioning, Pitching, Business plan Activation, Bootstrapping, Recruiting, raising new Capital, Partnering, Branding and Rainmaking. He later announced a surprise Presentation competition in which the participants were to present a Business Idea. IndSearch representatives, Mr. Sumeet Joshi, lead presenter and Mr. Kushal Mornade, Research Partner took part in the said competition. Business idea about Nano Robotics was presented by IndSearch competitors.

Mr. Sumeet Joshi was declared a winner of the said competition.

As the winner, Mr. Sumeet Joshi, Mr. Kushal Morande  are to visit and compete at IIT Kharagpur, Kolkata for the SpringFest event in January 2018.