GNLU - Workshop and Competition on Social Entrepreneurship
Social Entrepreneurship is the process of pursuing innovative solutions to social problems. Just as business entrepreneurs create and transform whole industry, social entrepreneurs act as the change agents of society, seizing opportunities, while others miss in order to improve systems, invent and disseminate new approaches and advance sustainable solutions that create social value.
The workshop provides an environment comprising of peers and mentors to help you work through your social enterprise idea and provides a connection/community for your own journey. In the duration of the event, the students will, at the foremost, be nurtured about the concept of Entrepreneurship and Social Entrepreneurship and thereafter, opportunities in various sectors of social enterprises will be addressed. Subsequently, the participants will select one sector, ideate a business plan, form teams, and compete with other teams in the final round.
Date: 27th - 28th March, 2015 (9:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Who Should Apply?
The workshop is open for students, researchers, academicians and professionals working in NGOs and Corporate sector. The participants must be:
- Those who are interested in understanding the concept of Social Entrepreneurship.
- Those who have ideas, but donít know where to start or need support in developing their own ideas.
- Those who are interested in learning and preparing Business Model Canvas (BMC) for converting their ideas into social/business enterprises.
Online Application Form:
Intake is around 60 participants on first come first serve basis and the application process would be closed on receiving the first 60 eligible candidates. Therefore, interested students may kindly apply well in time.
The last date for registration is 25th March, 2015.
Dr. Ambati Nageswara Rao
Assistant Professor of Social Work, and Member of Legal Incubation Center,
Gujarat National Law University
Attalika Avenue, Knowledge Corridor, Koba,
Gandhinagar - 382007, Gujarat
Phone: +91-8128650816, +91-9898332217