The Innovation Club of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune organized, ‘Seed Camp 2018’, an exclusive platform for the students of MBA in I&E to pitch their business plan to industry experts.
In the final round, the 13 shortlisted teams presented their ideas in a closed set-up on the 15th of October, 2018 at SIBM Pune, Lavale Campus.
The Top Five ideas received cash prizes of Rs. 2,75,000.
SIBM Pune hosted Mr. Puru Gupta Gupta, Co-Founder and CEO, True Elements and Mr. Umesh Kudalkar, Director, Multi-Act and also an Investor, Fund Manager and Strategy Adviser as panelists.
The five teams who aced the event were-
First Prize- Deepak Digga, Founder, LogiCom (Logistics vertical)
Second Prize- Aparna Swamy, Akanksha Singh and Ishita Agarwal, Founders, Xperience360 (Customer Experience vertical)
Third Prize- Raman C V, Founder, Bhakte (Religious Practices vertical)
Fourth Prize- Shardul Sawant, Founder, RangePlus Networks (Telecommunication vertical)
Fifth Prize- Manan Jambusaria, Founder, Ignite (EdTech vertical)
Dr R Raman
Director – SIBM Pune
Dean – Faculty of Management – SIU