Invest Bhubaneswar – 4th Symposium – Inaugurated by leading Business Tycoons of the state
Bhubaneswar, 20 Dec 2013: “Invest Bhubaneswar”, the most awaited summit of entrepreneurs, investors, policy makers, and experts from Odisha and abroad, was inaugurated on Friday evening here at Hotel Crown. Attended by the who’s who of business Odisha and entrepreneurs and prospective entrepreneurs the event opened with a positive note to bring in more values to the state through different investment initiatives.
Entrepreneurship in Odisha is certainly challenging, but it certainly pays dividends to those who have ideas, intention, innovation, patience and perseverance. Any business needs a lot of hard work, networking and support to plant, grow and yield the fruits for the society. Established and dynamic business tycoons like Mr. Ramesh Mohapatra, President, Utkal Chamber of Commerce & Industry (UCCI); Mr. Mahendra Kumar Gupta, Chairman, CII Odisha Chapter; Mr. J. K. Mohanty , Chairman, Swosti Group; Dr. Pradeepta Mohanty, Chairman, S N Mohanty Group; Mr. Rajiv Sahoo, Renowned Chartered Accountant and Financial Consultant, Mr. Binod Das, President, OPECA spoke on the occasion and shared their experience with the audience.
Mr. Sahadev Sahu, Former Chief Secretary ; Shantanu Deb Mukharjee from West Bengal and Mr. Bharadwaj Mishra, NRO from Australia appreciated the role of Invest Bhubaneswar in fostering new ideas and bring in young entrepreneurs to the state.
In the inaugural ceremony, Mr. Ayaskant Mohanty, Member of the Organizing Committee welcomed the dignitaries and the audience. Mr. Debasish Patnaik, member, Invest Bhubaneswar spoke on the inception of the forum and thanked all who supported in propelling the initiative to the level of a movement.
The three daylong event of Invest Bhubaneswar has attracted young entrepreneurs, promoters of start-ups and many established business personalities, investors, speakers, experts, scientists and venture capitalists from different parts of the globe, NRIs, VC funding experts, Management & Engg. , Professionals, Academicians, Govt. officials, representatives from local industry associations and so on. While the day-1 had the inaugural session, the day-2 and day-3 are packed with highly informative and engaging sessions from the point of view of business and investments.
Invest Bhubaneswar- 4th Odisha Symposium 2013 focuses on two major future business opportunities. On the second day, while one Technical Session deals with Agriculture and Food Processing, the other is circled around Electronic Semiconductor Design and Manufacturing (ESDM).
Invest Bhubaneswar Odisha Symposium has always been attracting and supporting young entrepreneurs and Start-ups and looked forward to bring innovation and incubation. The major attractions of this year’s event are motivational speakers Akash Goutam , Dr. Arindam Dutta and Anil Khatod.
A group of committed local Entrepreneurs like Mr. Ayaskanta Mohanty, Annanda Padhy, Tanmay Mohanty and many others drawn from various sectors, NRIs (from US and other countries) and Academicians is the Core behind this endeavor. The event is also supported by the Govt. of Odisha and organizations like TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) Bhubaneswar Chapter and other industry bodies.