TiE Delhi – NCR to host 3rd edition of India Education Entrepreneurship Day – ‘Innovate to Educate’

New Delhi, August 24, 2016: The Delhi – NCR Chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs, a not-for- profit organisation dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship, is hosting their 3rd Indian Education Entrepreneurship Day at Sheraton, Saket, New Delhi on the occasion of Education Day on 2nd September 2016. Themed around innovation in education, the event will bring together leading entrepreneurs and investors in the education sector on one single platform to explore possible initiatives & future opportunities for India.

“The Education sector is finally heating up, with money flowing into the sector and educational institutions accepting the introduction of new technologies, innovation in this industry is likely to accelerate aggressively in the coming years ”, says Geetika Dayal, Executive Director, TiE Delhi-NCR. “By hosting the IEED series, we provide Education entrepreneurs the right push to make the sector an area of holistic growth.”

With the keynote address by Shri Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister & Education Minister of Delhi, the event will witness four sessions with Industry leaders. The first session will discuss “What Investors Want”, focussing on the issue of investment and funding in Education based ventures. The issue of on ground application of technology would surface in the second session’s discussion -“Online and Offline: Bridging the Divide”. The two Industry oriented discussions will be followed by two other sessions on “Teachers, Tablets, Tech: What do Educators want?” and “Is EdTech the Next FinTech” respectively.

This year IEED 2016 promises to be the best forum to network and connect with established players, innovators, stakeholders and entrepreneurs for individuals or companies in sync with the Education industry.

About TiE Delhi – NCR:

TiE Delhi-NCR, recognised as the best Performing Chapter Globally has a Special Interest Group on Education & Training. TiE is a non-profit, global community welcoming entrepreneurs from all over the world. We believe in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing business through our five pillars; mentoring, networking, education, incubating and funding. TiE was founded in
1992 by a group of successful entrepreneurs and is currently the world’s largest entrepreneurial organization out there. With programs like TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) and Mentor Match, TiE is reaching out and fostering the next generation of entrepreneurs.

For more details, visit www.delhi.tie.org

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