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Techno Main Salt Lake (Formerly known as TECHNO INDIA SALT LAKE), Kolkata feels proud to invite all the students of your college at our Annual Techno Management Fest “EDGE’19”. Carrying the legacy we are hosting 13th edition of EDGE from 5th April-7th April at our college Techno Main Salt Lake, EM-4/1, Sector-5, Salt Lake, Kolkata-700091.

CIIC-Geekonix is the IED Club of TMSL is organizing some beneficial events with CIIC Money Matters where participants will not only get a chance to win a handsome prize money but along with it they will get an exposure to interact and get funded by investors, ventures and industry experts. Providing an attachment and centralised registration link for all the events of CIIC MONEY MATTERS where you could get the details of the respective events- http://bit.ly/ciicedge
Note: Must check rules here- http://bit.ly/ciicrules

Business Model Plan- Where young entrepreneurs with a prudent business plan can present their ideas and stand a chance to get seed funded. JUDGES, PANELISTS & SPEAKERS :
1. Piyush Kankaria, Co-founder at TheYellowStraw
2. Vishal Kumar, Founder & CEO at LWT Business Pvt Ltd.
3. Aaquib Hussain, Chief Dreamer & Director at I&We and WeC Minds
4. Ushoshi Sengupta, CEO & Founder USP & Miss Universe India 2010
5. Dr. Siddhartha Pandey, CEO HRD India
6. Vikram Duggal, Investor, Mentor, Advisor & Managing Partner at Ekcle Ventures & Ekcle Advisory Services
7. Sambit Dasgupta(Intended), Chief Manager,
BCCI 📌 PRIZES :
1. StartUp Support Services worth of Rs. 51,000/-
2. Exciting Cash Prize Money
3. Incubation & Mentorship Opportunity

CrowdPitch- Innovative product idea competition JUDGE: Shabir Momin, MD & CTO, Zenga TV, OneDigital, Catapooolt & DesiredWings, OneAxcess, Psiamgone
📌PRIZES:
First Winner: 20,000 Crowdfunding Credits + Rs. 10,000 cash
Second Winner: 20,000 Crowdfunding Credits
Third Winner : 10,000 Crowdfunding Credits

Addomedia- Where creativity gets viral! JUDGE:
1. Suman Mukherjee, Brand & Marketing Evangelist, Marketing Consultant at Vehere
2. Samrat Mukherjee, Co-Founder & CEO, Crow's Nest
📌PRIZES: Cash Prize Money of Rs. 10,000/-

BizQuiz- This is a team event where each team is quizzed on relevant business topics and the market scenario.
📌PRIZES: Cash Prize Money of Rs. 3,000/- Goodies

Troll Marketing- It is an online facebook event. This fun event requires you to create novel memes on the products provided on facebook page of CIIC. We will post your memes on our facebook page.
📌PRIZES: Exciting Goodies !

Stock It- The Stock Market Challenge is an online simulation trading game where you create and manage your own portfolio and compete with other players in a risk free environment. Access financial information on stocks to get better insight on its potential and fundamentals.
📌PRIZES:
Cash Prize Money of Rs. 2,000/-
Exciting Goodies !

StartUp Expo- An Exhibition of Innovative Products An entrepreneurship & Innovation fair where all the registered participants will get an exposure to meet investors, mentors and get connected with the audience of their own field. Participants will get an opportunity to win exciting prizes along with the Title - “StartUp of the Year”.

DoIT & e-Gov. Government of Jharkhand and Atal Bihari Vajpayee Innovation Lab in collaboration with their knowledge partner, media partner, radio partner, brings you “Jharkhand Startup Hackathon 2019”. For more information and participation, plz find below mentioned link.
http://hackathon.jharkhand.gov.in
Last date of application is 18 Feb 2019

‘Airports Authority of India, Govt. of India’ through the ‘AAI Startup Initiative: Innovate for Airports’ is looking for solutions that enhance operational efficiency, sustainability, safety and passenger experience at Indian Airports. Idea to POC funding upto Rs 2 crores, technical mentorship and the opportunity of a pilot are on offer to selected startups. Interested startups should apply at https://bit.ly/2QyRco7

Looking for motivated college students to lead the campaign “Catch Them Young” campaign in their institutes. Selected candidates will have an opportunity to learn from experienced faculty, experts, various facets of starting a business, financial and market knowledge. All successful candidates will be awarded a certificate.