Whether you are about to launch your startup or you already are running the same successfully, there will always be fires to put out. As an entrepreneur, you always have your hands full and have more than enough to keep you busy. Thus, we often forget to build the community that surrounds our company.
However, it is very important to develop a local startup ecosystem where entrepreneurs can learn from each other and also can also yield a multitude of benefits for you and your startup.
And trust us, it is not as hard as it seems! Especially when you have CUCEED in your city. Yes, you heard us right! CUCEED (Chitkara University Centre for Entrepreneurship Education & Development) has taken an initiative to build a Startup Ecosystem where they have invited the award-winning “Enabler of the Ecosystem for Startups - Ms. Geetika Dayal (Executive Director - TIE Delhi NCR)
When: Monday, 26th March 2018 | 4:00 PM
Where: Chitkara innovation Incubator, Sector 4, MDC, Panchkula
About Geetika Dayal
A 5-year entrepreneurial stint led Geetika to the roles as the Executive Director of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE). Geetika joined TiE during the early days of its inception in India and has played a key role in bolstering the Indian entrepreneurial ecosystem over the last 16 years.
Geetika has been conferred the “Chairman’s Award” in 2016 and was recognized internationally for her contribution and exceptional service to the ecosystem by being awarded the “Best Executive Director Globally” in 2012 by TiE. Under her leadership, TIE achieved many milestones.
*TiE Delhi-NCR Chapter has received the TiE Global Award of the Best TiE Chapter five times.
*TiE Delhi-NCR was awarded for its exemplary work in building the entrepreneurial ecosystem for ‘Small Businesses in India’ during the World SME Conference 2016
* TiE Delhi-NCR was recently felicitated by CNBC Young Turks, for being an “Enabler of the Ecosystem for Start-ups”
Under Geetika’s leadership TiE Delhi-NCR has relentlessly worked on organizing special interest groups focused events. Travel, Health, Education as well as Food and Food Services are few of the special interest groups at TiE Delhi-NCR.
Geetika has also been supporting and encouraging activities for women entrepreneurs, social entrepreneurs, and youth entrepreneurs and creates a bridge with the policy makers, academicians, corporates, and investors.
Chitkara University Centre for Entrepreneurship Education & Development (CUCEED) has indeed imbibed this rhythm of igniting young minds to nurture the Nation’s vision of STARTUP INDIA-STAND UP INDIA. The journey has just begun with firm footholds to conquer the plethora of opportunities wherein students, faculty, alumni and community entrepreneurs get the belongingness of a company.
So all you entrepreneurs out there, be there despite your busy schedule 'cause it pays to pay it forward!