i.A three days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp (EAC) was organized from 26th to 28th Nov. 2012 in association with Institute of Entrepreneurship Development (IED), an MSME Institute, Odisha. More than hundreds of students were participated in the program. Sri Dibyasingh Mishra GM of DIC of Bhubaneswar, Mr. Mahendra Sahoo Sr. Faculty of IED of Odisha, Sri Kamal Sahoo FIEO of Odisha, Prof.B. B. Senapati of ASBM & Retd. Bank Officer deliver the speech on Entrepreneurship and encouraged students to be thinking entrepreneurship as an alternative career.
ii. ED Cell Student members participated in National Level Competitions like Tie Quest (30 Sept. 2012), TATA First Dot (Jan – 2013), VillGro (Mar – 2013), and so on.
iii. An IEDC Project Proposal Expert Panel review was conducted on 26th Dec. 2012. Mr. A. K. Mohanty MD of Tatwa Technology of Bhubaneswar, Dr Swaroop Mohanty from IMI New Delhi & Dr Sanjay Mohapatra from XIMB of Bhubaneswar reviewed student projects in collaboration with National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN). Students from ABIT of Cuttack were participated in the program.
iv. One of the Student Company (89innovates) ranked 11th in the top 20 Indian startups by TATA First Dot Peoples’ Choice Competition wining above 1200 votes in 12thJan.–2012
v. The 89Innovatives won the National level TATA Challenge Award at IIT Chennai from 20th to 21st Jan. 2013. Students are Amar Sharma, Bikash Patra, Asish Pratik Biswal, Tuna Sahoo, Dhiren Panigrahi, Prasanjeet Nayak and so on.
vi. Three numbers of Faculty Orientation Programs on Entrepreneurship was conducted in association withNEN in Oct, Dec-2012 & Jan -2013.
Faculty members from all the Departments were attended the talk on Entrepreneurship and how to develop the entrepreneurship ecosystem in side the campus of the college and how to mentor students for entrepreneurship and innovations.
vii. The faculty coordinator Mr. Santosh Kumar Sahoo participated a Faculty Development Program on Entrepreneurship (FDPE) organized by EDII, Bhubaneswar and supported by DST, New Delhi from 8th Jan. to 19th Jan. 2013.
viii. The faculty coordinator participated in 7th ISBA Conference at KIIT- TBI in 7thFeb. 2013.
ix. Our Faculty members were participated in the LIP (Launching Intensive) Program in association with NEN in 27th Feb. 2013.The objective of this program was
a) To develop skills that are required to design and implement innovation-driven entrepreneurship programs on campus,
b) To engage students in exploring entrepreneurial opportunities, practicing starting a venture and commercializing innovations,
c) To enable students to innovate, develop practical insights, experiences & skills to start enterprises, obtain mentoring support and incubate their ventures on campus.
x. One Expert Talk on Entrepreneurship was organized by Dr. S. Mohanty, IMI BBSR & Mr. A. K. Mohanty, CEO, Tatwa Technology in Mar. 2013. Interaction of students was on journey of an entrepreneurs.
xi. ED Cell Students members were participated at Entrepreneurship Week in the first week of March 2013 at Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar.
xii. ED Cell Faculty Coordinator participated in the Panel Discussion of Entrepreneurship Week Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar on the first week of March 2013.
xiii. MoU between ED Cell & National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) on 16th Oct. 2012.