The Entrepreneur’s Blueprint

Introduction


“An entrepreneur tends to bite off a little more than he can chew hoping he’ll
quickly learn how to chew it.”
– Roy Ash

The Entrepreneurs Blueprint is an opportunity brought to a whizz-kid to discover the Entrepreneurial knack hidden within. A platform where ideas are appreciated ameliorated and polished. A place where connections are built, network enhanced and your vision given directions by expert Industrialists. The premiere Institute of India, Institute of Chemical Technology, having its own legacy of successful Entrepreneurs along with E-cell presents to you The Entrepreneurs Blueprint.

Pitch your idea in front of the panel and get a chance to win exciting prizes. Get the chance of being mentored by professional Jury, who were once there were you are right now, synchronize with their journey, know about their ups and downs, synchronize with their journey and let your own Entrepreneur come to life. You have the idea which serves as the potential, give it kinetics, then fly on your way to success!

Format

Round 1- SELECTION ROUND

  •  Participants will submit an executive summary (abstract) in the form of pdf
    and also an audio which will summarize their business idea to event heads
    at [email protected]. This will form the basis of judgement for the
    First round.

Round 2- FINAL ROUND

This year the Finals compromises of sub rounds, which will help the judges with better evaluation.

1st sub-round – 1 minute elevator pitch round through ZOOM. There will be no Question and answer session in this round. Extra 30 seconds will be given for buffer time.

2nd sub-round – The Finalists will give presentation with the help of PowerPoint or prototype in front of the jury and apprise about their business plans. After which there will be a panel discussions and an interactive session with the judges based on which the participants will be evaluate.

Parameters for judging will be idea, feasibility, scalability, presentation skills and marketing strategy.

Total time for one participant- 20 minutes, 7 minutes for presentation and remaining for Question-and-Answer session. Make sure your audio is clear.

Rules

  1. Late submissions will not be entertained.
  2. Maximum 3 people per team. All the team members must be present at the time of presentation. Otherwise the team will disqualify.
  3. All participants must switch on their camera during the presentation.
  4. For SELECTION ROUND- Executive summary must be concise and must contain
    information about idea, cost estimations and marketing strategy. The audio
    submitted should be made by any one of the team members and should be clear
    and should not exceed the time of 2 minutes The executive summary and audio
    needs to be submitted on or before 24th February 2022, 23:59 IST
  5. For FINALS-The PowerPoint presentation must be submitted before the deadline given by the event heads. The template for the presentation will be provided by the event heads.
  6. If any disputes occur, the judges and managing team will have the final say.

NOTE: Presentation must contain information about cost estimations, marketing strategy, target customers and the positive-negative impacts. The participants will have to pitch their ideas in 7 minutes. Any extension in time can lead to reduction in points (excluding QnA round).

Contact

  • Shivhari Venkatesh (Event Head): +91 7021452396
  • Abhishek Kherade (Event Head): +91 7718902611
  • Vedanti Meshram (Overall Event Head): +91 8959905210

For any other queries or information, mail to:- [email protected]