Esha Patil

Message from Campus Director


"This is your opportunity to shine — hone your entrepreneurial skills, increase visibility worldwide, win seed funding, and impact our world. A team of you will be representing IIT Kharagpur at the upcoming Hult Prize Regional Finals happening in March 2017. This is our chance to show the world that our institution is dedicated to Impact."


Esha Patil
eshapatil22@gmail.com

Win $1,000,000 in start-up funding



The 2017 Challenge

REAWAKENING HUMAN POTENTIAL

building sustainable, scalable start-up enterprises that will restore the rights and dignity of 10million people by 2022

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EVENT DETAIL

Hult Prize at IIT Kharagpur

Time: 8:00 AM
Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Venue: Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law
Location: IIT Kharagpur
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HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Lagos State University

215 teams registered

2

Government Degree College,Porumamilla

200 teams registered

3

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

181 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

133 teams registered

5

Cairo University

108 teams registered

Judges

Partha Pratim
Partha Pratim
Founder and CEO at Backspace Consulting LLP
Partha believes in being fiercely original and offbeat. A graduate from IIM Ahmedabad , he had worked as a Management Consultant, Film Critic and Freelance Journalist before he embarked in the journey of assisting people learning creative and effective ways to communicate. Since its inception, Backspace Consulting LLP has been a trusted counselor and advisor to its umpteen clients in helping them achieve their desired goals through effective business and communication strategies.
Saumyajit Guha
Saumyajit Guha
COO, Calcutta Angels Network
Saumyajit, a MBA from Exeter University, has 15 years of experience with recognized proficiency in: Startup Incubation & Investment, Incubator Management, Ecosystem Development, Research & Analysis, Team Management, Process Migration, Operations, Business Analysis. Prior to Calcutta Angels Network he was working with IIM Calcutta and was part of the core team responsible for establishing the incubator-- IIM Calcutta Innovation Park. Before IIM Calcutta he was heading the business development team of STEP IIT Kharagpur (the incubator of IIT Kharagpur).
Shirshendu Gayen
Shirshendu Gayen
Agnostic Investor I Equity Market Analyst I Start-up Mentor
An individual with around two decades of experience in sales, demand~supply and financial markets. At BeatTheSensex, he analyze (& consult) business environment, financial markets and performance of equities. He is building BeatTheSensex into a business on data & financial analysis, training and BigPicture visualization for Financial Market. In its early stages, the business will provide great insights into what the world of money, and help subscribers on the way to making it happen for them.
Parama Barai
Parama Barai
Assistant Professor, Vinod Gupta School of Management
Parama Barai is a faculty in finance. Her current research interests include Mergers and Acquisitions, Venture Capital and Game Theory. Before joining VGSOM, she has worked with Tata Steel for six years. She has published papers in journals and conferences, both National and International.

Organizing Committee

In a few short years, the Hult Prize has become one of the most prestigious student competitions in existence today, offering teams unparalleled opportunities and resources. With the goal of educating and engaging students at its core, this truly international prize has created a platform to support the launch of social enterprises that are tackling seemingly intractable global challenges.

Aditya Chauhan

Aditya Chauhan

Advisor

Tigmanshu Prakash

Tigmanshu Prakash

Sponsorship Coordinator

Afzal Ahmed

Afzal Ahmed

Sponsorship Coordinator

Ashutosh Ikade

Ashutosh Ikade

Sponsorship Coordinator

Hitesh Vyas

Hitesh Vyas

Core Team Member

Srujan Krishna

Srujan Krishna

Core Team Member

Dhruv Mahajan

Dhruv Mahajan

Core Team Member

Sponsors

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IIT KHARAGPUR REGISTRATION FORM

Registration Deadline - October 25th, 2016

Team member 1* Captain
Team member 2*
Team member 3*
Team member 4 (optional)
About your team
* Your team requires at least 3 members and no more than 4, and must be comprised of current students, with the option of one alumni member.