A one-day seminar on Start-up hubs, Incubations and Innovations was organized by Government Polytechnic Jammu in collaboration with Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship development institute (JKEDI).
The seminar was inaugurated by Er. Arun Bangotra, Principal Govt. Polytechnic Jammu, who in his welcome address impressed upon students to be focused for achieving their goals and attaining success in their life and inspired the students to pursue innovations and entrepreneurship and motivated them to become job provider rather than job seekers.
Mr. Irtif Lone, Incharge Officer Start-ups and Incubation, JKEDI, Jammu who gave lecture to final year students of all the branches of Engineering Department about the scope of entrepreneur and motivated the students to become successful entrepreneur. He moulded the students towards private jobs as compared to Government jobs.
Mr. Rayees Manzoor, Faculty, JKEDI briefed the students about the various schemes of state and center regarding Startups, incubations centers and entrepreneurship traits to be developed for becoming successful entrepreneur viz. Leadership, moderate risk takers and management skills. He explained the importance of becoming Entrepreneur for social and economic development of the nation. Students were informed regarding various loan scheme, eligibility and subsidy provided by JKEDI to become entrepreneur.
The seminar was attended by the faculty and final year’s students of all branches of Engineering departments. Students keenly listen to the speakers and at the end of the seminar students interacted with the experts related to their queries. After the whole session all the students were full of energy and enthusiasm. The event ended with high motivation and inspiration among the students to become innovators and entrepreneur. Students demanded for more sessions in near future. Er. Jasdeep Kour Lecture conducted the proceeding of the program and presented vote of thanks. Other presented on the occasion were Er. K S Bhatia, HoD Mechanical Engineering, Sh. Rajesh Khajuria, T.P.O, Ar. Ritika Wadhera, HoD Arch, Er Sukhdeep Singh, HoD Civil Engineering, staff and students of the college.