- Who: Aakarshan Sethi, Startup Community Evangelist, Entrepreneur, Community Builder, Mentor
- What: Fireside Chat
- Where: Virtual (link will be emailed)
- When: Sunday, December 13th, from 4:00-5:15 pm
In this fireside chat with Aakarshan Sethi, We'll be having a discussion about the thought process behind identifying great ideas as a Mentor, and the hard work, dedication and motivation behind turning ideas into reality. We'll also be talking about the impact that Covid-19 has had in the startup ecosystem and the difficulties it has posed to him as a Community Evangelist and a Mentor.
Mr. Aakarshan Sethi is an Entrepreneurship Enthusiast and is in the entrepreneurship ecosystem for more than 5 years now. He is currently working as Startup Community Evangelist with Airmeet and has also worked on various entrepreneurship related projects with several state and central Governments, highlight of which being was Government of India’s project that was Startup India Yatra where he spread out awareness about entrepreneurship in specially tier 2/tier 3 cities along with it he scouted the best ideas among them and provided full support of Government & mentored them personally to turn their ideas into potential startup businesses.
He is a recognized mentor by Startup India, Mentor of Change under Atal Innovation Mission, and a recognized Startup Mentor by 5 State Governments. Also, is a member and on advisory/mentor of 4 startup communities, 5 Incubation Centers and as a board of advisor and mentor of 16 different startups. He is also the Co-Founder of The Startup Scholars which are helping the student community to become exceptional entrepreneurs and also working with Sarvpriye Foundation, an NGO based out of Delhi NCR as Project Officer & Influencer, Entrepreneurship & Innovation Specialist with which he helps women to become self-sustainable.
He is a also prominent speaker and has been part of several events as Judge, Mentor, Trainer etc.