A National Seminar titled "Entrepreneurship Development in a Globalised Economy" was organised on 27th Oct. 2016 by Amity Business School, Amity University Gwalior.
A nation cannot aspire to become a developed one without having an entrepreneurial environment. It requires a continuous supply of innovative,creative, and enterprising people. In fact, everyone has potential to excel but only some are able to do so while many can not and this leads to many socio-economic problems such as poverty, illiteracy, and unemployment.Therefore, there is an urgent need to create an environment of entrepreneurship(a process of transforming passion/ideas into business reality),self-employment, and enterprise creation providing solution to unemployment and blocking sustainable economic growth. The objective of the National Seminar was to throw light on the entrepreneurship development opportunities & a challenges in today’s dynamic global business environment.
The seminar theme provided an excellent opportunity for the delegates-researchers,academicians, policymakers and other professionals working in these areas to interact with each other, share their views and provide guidance to young researchers.
The inaugural session of the seminar started with the traditional lighting of the lamp followed by the opening remarks of the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor AUMP, Lt.Gen. V. K. Sharma AVSM (Retd.). Prof (Dr.) M M P Akhouri, Amway Chair Professor at FMS, Delhi University was the Chief Guest on the occasion, while Mr. Uday Wankawala, Chief Business Evangelist -Lemon Ideas Innovation Pvt. Ltd. and Mr Rajesh Mehrotra, Co-Founder &Director- Sports Root graced the occasion as the Guests of Honour. The dignitaries along with Prof. (Dr.) M. P. Kaushik, Pro. Vice Chancellor AUMP Gwalior & Prof. (Dr.) Anil Vashisht, Director Amity Business School, also released the Book of Proceedings on this occasion.
Prof.(Dr.) H. K. Singh, Professor- BHU was the Session Chairperson in the Technical Session, which was co-chaired by Dr. Manoj Pandey, Head of the Department,Amity Business School. Eminent Speakers in this session of the seminar were Prof. Meera Singh, Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth, Varanasi, Mr. Amit Tiwari,CEO Flying Penguins. The concluding remarks were presented by Session Chairperson Prof. (Dr.) H. K. Singh, Professor- BHU.
The Valedictory Session of the seminar was chaired by Hon’ble Vice Chancellor AUMP, Lt. Gen. V. K. Sharma AVSM (Retd.). Mr. Sanjay Bindal, Vice President, J.K.TYRE & Industries Limited was the Guest of Honour for the session. Dr. Ashish Mehra from GLA University, Mathura was given a cash prize & certificate for the best paper presentation in this session. The session concluded with the vote of thanks by Prof. (Dr.) Anil Vashisht, Director, Amity Business School and Organizing Secretary of the seminar.
Dignitaries on the dias during inaugural session
Lt Gen V K Sharma, AVSM (Retd.), Vice Chancellor, AUMP giving his opening remarks
Mr. Uday Wankawala, CEO, Lemon Ideas, Pune giving his talk
Mr. Rajesh Malhotra, CEO, Sports Root, Delhi delivering his talk
Prof. (Dr.) M P Kaushik, Pro-Vice Chancellor, AUMP giving a token of remembrance to Mr. Rajesh Malhotra, CEO, Sports Root, Delhi
Lt Gen V K Sharma, AVSM (Retd.), Vice Chancellor, AUMP welcoming Mr. Sanjay Bindal, Vice President, J.K. Tyre, Banmore
Release of book of proceedings.