Three-day long annual event to comprise numerous sessions enriching the entrepreneurial environment in India
New Delhi: Sandeep Aggarwal, India’s foremost serial entrepreneur and Founder of Droom and ShopClues, the country’s pioneering online automobile transactional marketplace and first managed marketplace respectively, will be present at e-Summit, IIT-Delhi’s 3 day long annual event organized by the Entrepreneurship Development Cell (eDC) of the institution. Amidst a gathering of entrepreneurs, students, budding professionals, mentors, angel investors and venture capitalists, Sandeep Aggarwal will deliver the keynote address sharing his views on entrepreneurship on the 4th of March in the Seminar Hall from 4:30-5:00 pm.
e-Summit is an annual event of IIT-Delhi which aims to foster and enrich the growing entrepreneurial spirit in India by creating a space that sprouts business discussions via various fun-filled yet educating sessions such as Startup Showcases, competitions, eTalks and dialogues with eminent speakers.
Sandeep Aggarwal, with more than 18 years of professional experience and being the creator of one of the top 5 Unicorns of India’s consumer internet ecosystem, plans to share his opinion regarding what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur. He will discuss the steps he takes to ensure an idea with some potential is carried through from the drawing board to practical implementation. He will also provide his meticulous insights on the entrepreneurial scenario in India and the future of independent businesses in the country.
Commenting on his participation, Sandeep Aggarwal, Founder- ShopClues and Droom said, “It always gives me immense pleasure to address students and prospective entrepreneurs, as they are thriving with boundless energy and limitless potential. The kind of questions they pose help me to shake off the daily mundane rhythm and inspire me with ideas that I didn’t think of hitherto. By sharing my experiences, I hope to be as useful to the students as they prove to be for me with their unique perspectives.”
Apurv Sibal, President, entrepreneurship development cell (eDC) , IIT Delhi, added, “e-Summit is one of the most important annual events in our calendar. Considering the present environment which promotes entrepreneurship, it gives us immense pleasure to have Mr. Sandeep Aggarwal as one of our speakers, who is arguably one of the best business minds in the country today. He has distinguished himself in the business world through his vision and relentless, work-horse like attitude that has seen him climb the stairs of success at a lightning speed, and any prospective entrepreneur would benefit immensely by emulating these traits.”
Sandeep Aggarwal has been known to wholeheartedly support start-ups with a innovative idea driven by technology. He is a frequent global and national angel investor who supports upcoming organizations financially as well as through mentoring and sharing specific resources as required by start-ups.