DearBharat PiCHATHON 2.0 Ignites Entrepreneurial Spirit At Quantum University, Roorkee

    Inam Ansari
    August26/ 2023
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    Entrepreneurial Spirit At Quantum University, Roorkee

    Roorkee (The Hawk): Quantum University, a vanguard in nurturing innovative thinking and entrepreneurship, hosted the highly anticipated event, Bharat PiCHATHON 2.0, on August 26, 2023. The event unfolded within the hallowed halls of Quantum University, Roorkee, with a fervent objective of catalyzing the entrepreneurial zeal of the youth and fostering a culture of innovative startups. The occasion saw the convergence of budding minds, stalwart investors, and esteemed academicians, all uniting under a common banner - to fuel India's journey towards economic prowess.This event was organized with collaboration of Headstart company and Genesis of Quantum University .
    With an unwavering commitment to championing the spirit of enterprise, Quantum University orchestrated the Bharat PiCHATHON 2.0 Uttarakhand Edition.This visionary initiative aspired to propel new startup ideas into the forefront while nurturing healthy competition among the young minds of the nation. Under the auspices of this event, 27 enterprising souls registered their innovative concepts, with a resolute aspiration to transform their dreams into tangible businesses.
    The event garnered widespread attention and enthusiasm, as the university provided a fertile ground for these innovative minds to thrive. A distinguished panel of 10 angel investors lent their expertise as jury members, meticulously evaluating each entry. Their seasoned insights and discerning eye guided the selection process, which led to the shortlisting of 10 standout entries for the subsequent rounds.
    In a gripping showdown that showcased the potential of these emerging businesses, the shortlisted startups took center stage to present their concepts before the esteemed panel of jurors. The intensity was palpable as the entrepreneurs pitched their ideas with conviction and ardor. The jury members, drawing upon their vast experience, identified the three most promising startup ideas. These chosen few will continue their journey into the subsequent rounds, vying to turn their concepts into reality.
    The event not only encapsulated a fierce competition but also served as a beacon of inspiration and enlightenment. A riveting discourse on the imperative need for novel startup ideas in developing countries set the stage for an engaging intellectual exchange. Distinguished personalities from various walks of life, including academia and industry, converged to discuss and deliberate upon the transformative power of entrepreneurship.
    Mr. Ajay Goyal, the esteemed Chancellor of Quantum University, graced the event with his presence and profound insights. His words resonated deeply with the audience, as he fervently encouraged the young minds to not just seek jobs, but to become generators of employment. He emphasized the pivotal role startups play in driving innovation, economic growth, and job creation, thus igniting a spark of determination among the attendees. The event was adorned by the distinguished presence of luminaries such as Vice Chairman of Quantum University Er. Shobhit Goyal,Vice Chancellor,Quantum University Prof. Vivek Kumar, Registrar, Prof.Amit Dixit,Director,Quantum School pf Business Prof Manish Srivastva, CEO of Genesis, Mr. Varun Tiwari, Dr. Anuradha Malla from FICCI; Dr. Mukesh Ketwal from IIT Ropar; and Chartered Accountant Virendra Kalra. Their collective wisdom and vision further enriched the event, inspiring the attendees to push the boundaries of innovation.
    The vibrancy of the event was augmented by the enthusiastic participation of Quantum University's students. Their palpable excitement and interest underscored the importance of fostering an entrepreneurial mindset from a young age. Quantum University's unswerving dedication to nurturing innovation and entrepreneurial spirit shone brightly through their engagement and active involvement in the event.
    In conclusion, Bharat PiCHATHON 2.0 achieved its goals of kindling the flames of innovation, fostering a competitive spirit, and promoting the essence of entrepreneurship. Quantum University, true to its commitment, continues to be a trailblazer in cultivating a generation of forward-thinkers who not only dream but also dare to translate their dreams into impactful realities. As the event culminated, it left in its wake a trail of inspiration, determination, and a renewed dedication to transform India into an economic powerhouse through the power of startups.