Conference Agenda

Day 1 - Oct 12, 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Session 1: Government's Imminent Role in Building a culture of Entrepreneurship in India

The Economic Index of a State depends upon how productive its youth is. Future prospects that are being explored are significant for the state’s growth in the competitive ecosystem of India. Today each state is exploring a new technology to become cutting edge.

Session Highlights:
  • How is the State bolstering its Economic Index by building an agile Entrepreneurship Ecosystem
  • How Industry &growth businesses can support each other
  • Fostering competitive laws & regulations to build future companies
  • Sectors that are slated for growth, potential to effectively bring change
  • Addressing the Startup Agenda. Startup, Grow, Prosper.
  • Empowering Women to embracing Entrepreneurship
  • Creating a culture of entrepreneurship for young students.
11:00 am - 11:15 am

Fireside Chat

11:15 am - 11:45 am

Session II: She Preneurs
Women Founders | Women Investors | Women-Driven Opportunities

Session Highlights:

The risks and rewards of chasing entrepreneurial ideas and passion pursuits Money Matters: How to Find It, Spend It Wisely, and Manage It as an Entrepreneur Personal disruption, effective team-building, negotiation, work-life balance, leadership strategies, and scaling growth.

  • Case study presented by successful women entrepreneurs
  • Franchise opportunities for women entrepreneurs
11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Session III: Lifestyle Innovation & New Age Business Models

The Future of Consumer Product Brands, New Retail & FMCG

Session Highlights:
  • New Retail revolution & Brands that understand the consumer more closely
  • FMCG and New Consumer product goods that are changing Retail shelves
  • The growing gourmet experience- Small Batch, Big Appeal
  • Mega Trends: Beverages, Personal Care, Dairy, Childcare and more
  • What is good for Environment is good for Humans
12:30 pm - 12:50 pm

Keynote Address

13:00 pm - 14:00 pm Lunch
14:00 pm - 15:00 pm

Session IV: Eating In & Eating Out – Changing Opportunities in Food Service Business

The food space has become hot with the advent of new formats. Consumers are interesting looking at brands in both the niche as well as the everyday category. The sale, deliveries have are seeing global influence. The whole food game is enticing and mouth-watering for Start-ups.

Session Highlights:
  • Casual dining, QSR,fast casual – What works and Why
  • The New Outlook to takeaway formats
  • How Global Brands are at the top of the game & hungry for India
  • In-store & Out of store experience – aiming for same
  • The future of cloud kitchens –Eating in& how customer is moving toward
  • Servicefication of Beverage & Related food formats
15:00 pm - 15:45 pm

Session V: How VC’s are investing in consumer Facing Businesses
Founder to Venture: Lessons from Both Sides of the Table


Session Highlights:
  • Funding 101: Navigating the VC Landscape in Consumer business
  • What Investors Really Want to See & Hear
  • Investing in the Next-Generation of Businesses: How & What
  • Why the Future of Investment is in Experimenting with the New
15:45 pm - 16:30 pm

Session VI: The Future of Innovation in Franchising

Session Highlights:
  • How modern-day franchise businesses are brand-led, asset-driven and a platform of change and yet accelerating growth and disrupting industries.
  • How the entrepreneurial underpinning of franchising supports and nurtures innovation
  • The Innovative Franchise Ideas for 2019 and Beyond
16:30 pm - 16:50 pm

Keynote Address

16:15 pm - 17:00 pm

Session VII: Startup Kickoff
The Mega Session: My Business, New Day, New Way

Running a business in 2019? It can be tough to ignore outside pressures. Investors, mentors, advisors, your friends - seemingly everyone has an opinion. New Age Entrepreneurs will share their experiences on how they cut out adversities and unfavourable situations and finally tasted success, building their business their way