SMVDU organises online session on innovation & entrepreneurship



KATRA: Institutes Innovation Council (IIC), SMVD University organised online session for all students & faculty members on Monday. The online session on Innovation & Entrepreneurship was delivered by Dr. Ashutosh Vashistha, Associate Professor, School of Business, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University. Dr. Sanjeev Anand, Innovation Activity Coordinator, SMVD University coordinated the session and briefed about the IIC activities and need for such activities. Dr. Ashutosh Vashistha briefed the students about Innovation & Entrepreneurship during the online session. He stressed upon the need of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the present scenario and highlighted various initiatives taken by the government along with top companies involved in innovative practices. Dr. Ashutosh explained that to address the above challenges, Government of India’s flagship initiative Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) under the supervision of NITI Aayog is leading from the front to promote a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in the country. It has taken a holistic approach to inculcate problem-solving innovative mindset in schools, colleges and Universities and creating an ecosystem of entrepreneurship in universities, research institutions, private and MSME sector. The students and faculty were fortunate to have got the chance to attend this session for increasing their knowledge and inventive indulgence along with the expert. Earlier Prof. Eswaramoorthy Muthusamy, Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering welcome all the students, faculty and Dr. Ashutosh. Dr. Vineet Tyagi, I/C Head some stressed on the need of such sessions for budding Innovators & Entrepreneurs. Institutes Innovation Council (IIC), SMVD University and School of Energy Management is thankful to Padamshree Prof. R. K. Sinha, Vice Chancellor, SMVD University for his never ending support in such endeavors. The session ended with a vote of thanks by Dr. Yatheshth Anand, Assistant Professor and organizing Secretary of the event.