The NASSCOM Education Summit 2014 was held on 18th of July at EZCC, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, with the objective to create an opportunity for students to listen, participate and actively engage themselves with the iconic people and thought leaders of the industry. Focusing on the three E’s to success (Education, Employability, Entrepreneurship) and encouraged entrepreneurship in students by motivating them to create employability skills and get the latest technology trends, industry insights, requirements and expectations.
The Education Summit was held parallel to the NASSCOM Product Conclave (Kolkata Chapter) at Hyatt, where our product, APPSeCONNECT got showcased and listed amongst the top 7 products. Insync also got awarded as being one of the top product companies in eastern India.
This is the first time an education summit was held in the eastern region of the country. With over 1250 registrations by students and academia, the response was overwhelming!
There were workshops and motivational speeches by eminent people from the industry and to encourage entrepreneurship, a CEO journey panel discussion was done which was moderated by Mr. Ganesh V, a marketing professional, mentor to entrepreneurs and author.
Mr. Atul Gupta, Founder and CEO of InSync Solutions participated in the discussion and gave his valuable advice to the budding entrepreneurs.
Students from various institutions across India participated in the two competitions: Business Plan Competition and Idea to Prototype Competition which were a part of the event.
Devendra Singh (COO, Insync Solutions Ltd) and Abhishek Sur (Product Head, Insync Solutions) were part of the Jury of Education Summit, who scrutinized every single project and made sure that the best teams reach the finals.
InSync was part of the core organizing team and actively participated to make this event a success.