ISB, Mohali Campus,16th Feb 2019
In partnership with the Govt of Punjab, which was also the Platinum Sponsor for the event, TiE Chandigarh organised the 4th edition of its flagship event TiECon Chandigarh 2019 on Saturday, 16th February 2019 at Indian School of Business, Mohali with three major challenges – “Start, grow and scale” – as a central theme.
The event saw strong participation from business leaders from across India and abroad, entrepreneurs, mentors, innovators, investors, startups, educationists, journalists, policy makers & more. The day long power packed summit included inspiring talks, exciting discussions, motivating mentoring sessions and an opportunity to network with entrepreneurs.
With a focus on opportunities and challenges faced by the young and emerging entrepreneurs, as many as 32 start-ups from Punjab and Chandigarh showcased their products at a pavilion called “Start Up Bazaar”.
For the Startup India Punjab Yatra winners, an exclusive mentoring session with Mr. Abhishek Narang, IRS, ACEO Punjab Bureau of Investment Promotion, Mr. Soaib Grewal, Venture Partner,Times Internet and Mr. Sanjay Jha, Co-Founder, Let’s Venture was also organised.
Sh. Vijay Inder Singla, PWD and IT Minister, Punjab; Ms. Vini Mahajan, Additional Chief Secretary, Departments of HUD and I&C; Dr Shiv Khera, author, business consultant and entrepreneur and a host of senior functionaries were among the speakers, who dwelled upon a way forward to enhance the start-up industry in this part of the region.