Tag Archives: India

India Awakes – Documentary Profiles Entrepreneurs and Economic Development in India


India is coming alive and flourishing economically. In fact, Citigroup estimates that by 2050, it will have the world’s largest economy, larger than China and the United States. For many centuries, only the politically connected and elite prospered in India, while the rest of the population lived in poverty. However, since 1991, 250 million people have been lifted out of

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India Hosts Rural World Entrepreneurship Forum

Focus was to highlight the significant potential of rural entrepreneurship and promote sustainable development of rural areas Today, 47% of the world’s population still live in rural areas but rural exodus has become an important international issue. In 2007, for the first time in the history of mankind, urban populations exceeded those of rural areas, posing serious challenges of which

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Stanford Ignite – Powering Innovation and Entrepreneurship in India

Program delivers business innovation learning beyond the Stanford campus to global participants for the first time, with plans for Europe and China Stanford Graduate School of Business started its first part-time Stanford Ignite certificate program in innovation and entrepreneurship in Bangalore. Aimed at nonbusiness technical professionals, it employs Stanford GSB professors on the ground as well as faculty beamed in

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GoDaddy Launches New Campaign For Supporting Entrepreneurs in India

Multi-City Tour Enables Small Businesses & Entrepreneurs to Easily Establish a Web Presence GoDaddy, the world’s top platform for small businesses, has launched India’s “Cup of Coffee” campaign to personally demonstrate to small businesses and entrepreneurs how easy it is to build a website, thereby enabling them to establish a Web presence. The campaign’s theme is “Get a Web presence

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Solar Conduction Dryer from India Wins – Dell Social Innovation Challenge (2013)

Student team from India addresses the 20 to 30 percent food spoilage rate for poor rural farmers, via cost-effective dehydrators powered by solar conduction – Finalist projects range from new cancer diagnostic tool and nonprofit fundraising platform to solar power crowdsourcing and recycled shoes – Entrepreneurial students and their innovative ventures celebrated at finals event Dell announced that Solar Conduction

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