Mysuru, January 20:- Entrepreneurship Development Cell and Institution Innovation Council of GSSS Institute of Engineering and Technology for Women, Mysuru, is organising a 6-week Technology-based Entrepreneurship Development Programme (TEDP) on “Food Technology” sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.
The six-week TEDP training starts on January 26 which aims at training potential entrepreneurs of science and technology graduates and the diploma holders.
The participants will be provided with hands-on training in indigenous technologies development with R&D institutions that are available for commercial exploitation. Eminent resource persons from CFTRI, DFRL and Government sectors will conduct the TEDP that provides in-depth knowledge of entrepreneurship skills.
The entrepreneurs will be exposed to technical knowledge about the food products and technologies to develop their skills at the technology provider’s lab. The technology experts will motivate and develop entrepreneurs in specific products/technologies/processes developed by R&D institutions, universities, etc.
The TEDP programme will be conducted through online mode to make the participants for comfortable learning during this pandemic situation. The willing participants are requested to register for this event using the below Google form link: https://forms.gle/UpvsUzeCTuPF4s8s7 and make use of this opportunity.
Dr Sridevi Annapurna, Director, CFTRI, Mysuru, will be the chief guest for this programme. She will deliver a keynote address on “Importance of food technology” on the first day of this programme. Yashaswi Nag, Project Manager, India Start-Ups, Bengaluru, will be the guest of honour.
Dr Jagannatha Shenoi, president, GSSS; Vanaja B Pandit, secretary, GSSS; R K Bharath, management committee member and CEO, GSSS; Anupama B Pandit, administrative officer, GSSSIETW; Dr Shivakumar M, principal, GSSSIETW and the conveners of TEDP Dr S. Padmashree, professor, Department of ECE and Dr Raviraj. P, professor, Department of CSE, will be at the inauguration of TEDP on January 25 at 10 am. (MR)