KL University Center for Innovation, Incubation&Entrepreneurship (KLU-CIIE) has organized a Startup Rendezvous event on September 28 th and 29 th, 2016 to facilitate the Startups to showcase their Startups and to pitch their business ideas at Peacock Hall. The inaugural function was started at 9.45 followed by registration .A student’s startup,BudgetMela that focuses on three important services such as shopping, chatting and education through their website BudgetMela.com.Hon’ble Vice President Sri.K.Raja Harin,bestowed the keynote ideas address. Vice President highlighted about the various services offered at KLU-CIIE and the programmes or events planned to foster the entrepreneurial culture amidst the students.Mr.Raja Harin motivated the students by highlighting about the success stories of different startups in different sectors and the effort taken by the founders of the startups .Mr. Antony Godwin,C.E.O,GTS ,Bangalore and Mr.Madhav Reddy and his team V.Dream Allusions gave a parallel session on “Entrepreneurship Culture And Eco-System in The New Capital of Andhra Pradesh”.Mr.A.Anil,CEO,esf labs bestowed a talk on “Blockchain Technology “After the lunch break the student entrepreneurs talked about their startup stories that motivated the audience significantly. On second day, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, Dr.L.S.S Reddy highlighted the importance of entrepreneurship that facilitates India to become a super power in the world. Vice Chancellor explained about the progressiveness of China in all the sectors and emphasized more on being competitive in the drastically changing world and to face the challenges in the years to come. The Venture Capitalist Mr.Tarun Kakani, CEO, Glocal Technology Solutions, Vijayawada gave a session on “Entrepreneurship&Investment” which was followed by the Venture Capitalist Mr.Jawahar Shukra, Chairman, Jawahar Shukra Groups talked about “Your Idea Our Investment”Idea Presentation First session was started at 11.25 AM.
The Students pitched their business ideas before the Venture Capitalists and audience in the Seminar Hall.The Second Session was started at 12.10 PM.The Third Session of Idea Presentation was started at 2.P.M.Sixty business ideas were presented by the students from different disciplines. After the Idea Pitching Session.The Venture Capitalist Mr.Tarun Kakani, CEO, Glocal Technology Solutions, Vijayawada has consented to fund for a startup that is involved Virtual Health Monitoring system.Mr.Jawahar Shukra, Chairman, Jawahar Shukra Groups has decided to fund for 5 startups. The Startup Rendezvous -2016, event ended with Valedictory Function.