Startup Weekend

Ecell Building The Spirit of Entrepreneurship

E-Cell, DTU organised Start-Up Weekend '17 powered by Google for Entrepreneurs from 8th to 10th September. The 3 day event aimed to nurture budding entrepreneurs with start-up dreams and turning them into reality with adequate guidance and resources. Conducted in IIF hall, DTU, the event saw enthusiastic participation from over 137 participants; hailing from various colleges across Delhi. The teams were mentored by the distinguished members of the business diaspora such as Mr. Gaurav Kachroo (Founder, 5Ideas Startup Superfuel), Mr. Sumeet Kapur (Co Founder, Nearbuy) and Mr. Onkar K. Khullar ( Founder, Jar Jewellery). The mentors shared their experiences and provided critical insight to the teams. The participants and winning team were entitled to free lifetime mentorship from IDG ventures and IIF, DTU, in addition to 6 months of free incubation space and trademark registration. With more than 80 ideas pitched by about 137 participants, the event turned out to be massive success and was covered by Aajtak.