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Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA) and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), Chennai come together to present their fourth edition of Espire, the Pan-India Business Plan Competition. The competition opened in the Second week of September 2011 and registration will close on October 15, 2011. The final event, when the finalists will make the presentations to the Jury is scheduled to take place on November 24, 2011 in Chennai Trade Centre (CTC) as part of TiECon Chennai.
Prizes worth 30 lakhs (including cash prize), access to C. K. Prahalad Business Incubator, pitch to Venture Capitalists at TiE and many benefits to be won.
The contest is open to business ideas that involve or leverage technology in any sphere of human activity- be it services, energy, agriculture, manufacturing, construction or education, to name a few possibilities. The contesting teams will include students and experienced professionals and the entries will be evaluated by a team of Jurors that will include successful entrepreneurs, VSs, Industry Captains and members of the Academia.
What is this competition all about?
If you have a business plan and passion, commitment, zeal and the entrepreneurial motivation to blossom that idea in to a full-blown commercial venture, this competition is for you. The objective of the contest is to foster entrepreneurship through identifying and recognizing ideas and talent that can create tomorrow’s businesses. Bridging borders between the contestants and the market place is the collective goal of the organizers.
|19th Sep||Registration and Submission of Executive Summaries begins|
|22nd Oct||Last date for Submission of Executive Summaries|
|29thOct||Declare short listed applicants to submit Final Plans|
|10thNov||Last date for submitting Final Business Plans|
|14thNov||Declare short listed applicants for Finals
|23rd/24thNov||Final Presentation at the TiECon Chennai|
|24thNov||Awards Ceremony at TiECon|
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