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How to Start a Startup? - Lecture Series from successful entrepreneurs organized by IIM Ahmedabad

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“How to Start a Startup is a flagship lecture series from successful entrepreneurs covering each and every important aspect of starting-up, and the life an entrepreneur leads. A brainchild of the core team members, it’s first avatar is going to be launched at IIM Ahmedabad in July 2016 with the collaboration of CIIE and Entre Cell, IIM Ahmedabad. It is set to host 10 successful entrepreneurs and big names in this field at IIM Ahmedabad this year. A first of its kind initiative in India, it aims to provide a national platform for dissemination of knowledge and intellectually support budding business ideas. Team HTSAS believes that there is immense to learn from people who have gone through the experience of starting-up, which will help budding young entrepreneurs to learn through experiences vicariously and apply those learning first-hand when they start on their own.”

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Speakers & Moderators

Bringing together some of the better known stalwarts who have started up on their own and made it big, HTSAS aims to provide a holistic picture of experiences that they all went through as they undertook their exciting journey of starting up. Click on their pictures to know more.

How to Start a Startup | Inauguration

The inauguration of the series HTSAS at IIM Ahmedabad, featuring the Director Prof. Ashish Nanda, Prof. Arvind Sahay and Prof. AK Jain, who speak about their interactions with Mr. Sanjeev Bikhchandani.

1. "Life of an Entrepreneur" - Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Co-Founder,

Session 1 taken by Sanjeev Bikhchandani, the founder of,,, He is an alumnus of
IIM Ahmedabad.

2. "Buiding the Idea & Team" - Raghunandan G, Co-Founder, TaxiForSure

Taxi For Sure's Raghunandan talks about "Idea & Team" as part of the second lecture at IIM Ahmedabad on How To Start a Startup.

3. "Building an awesome tech product" - Girish Mathrubootham, Founder, Freshdesk

Freshdesk's Girish Mathrubootham talks about "Customer Management & Product Development" as part of the third lecture at IIM Ahmedabad on How To Start a Startup.

4. How to Start a Startup | Session 4 - Sahil Barua, Co-Founder, Delhivery

Delhivery's Sahil Barua talks about "Value Chain and Business Development" as part of the fourth lecture at IIM Ahmedabad on How To Start a Startup.