Home Today's Paper Most Popular Video Gallery Photo Gallery
Subscription Blog Signin Register
Logo
Monday, May 21, 2018 07:11:24 AM
Follow Us On: Facebook Twitter Twitter Twitter Twitter

Indian student gets regional GSE Awards

photo by

Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed, handing over a crest to Eshan Sadashivan, CEO of PROSOC, for winning regional global student entrepreneur Awards arranged at a programme in the city recently. Zareen Mahmud Hosein, GSEA Co-Chair and Hossain Khaled, former D

By
12th-Feb-2018       
Comments
Share your thought
Post a comment »
Read all () »

Business Desk :
Indian student became the proud winner of the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) "Regional Competition", a program of the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) South Asia, hosted by Bangladesh, says a press release.
Eshan Sadashivan, Founder and CEO of PROSOC, Student Entrepreneur from Uttar Pradesh, India, bested his competitors based on HIS business idea, excellent presentation skill and smart responses during the question answer session. Bangladeshi Student Entrepreneur Jahangir Alam, Founder of ALO, won the award of 2nd Runner, for his remarkable contribution in the renewable energy sector.
This Regional GSEA champion will be competing against the top student entrepreneurs from around the world in the hopes of winning over US$400,000 in cash and donated prizes at EO GSEA Global Finals 2018 in Toronto, Canada.
Eshan Sadashivan is an electronics engineer and product designer who is currently pursuing PhD from IIT Kanpur. His initiative PROSOC works for children. A remarkable innovation of a school bag which is can be converted as a reading table! Eshan and his enterprise wish to contribute in developing a sound life and upright future for the children.
 "GSEA has introduced me with a wide-open horizon of possibilities. This has been a continuous adventure of enriching me through learning. Moreover, attending the regional finals have been an amazing experience as I got acquaintance with innovative geniuses from other countries and I think this will help me broaden my vision about business and friendship." said Eshan Sadashivan, winner of GSEA regional competition.
"EO Bangladesh hosted the GSEA regional competition for the first time and we are immensely honored to get this opportunity to welcome the participants and delegates of EO South Asia and create a platform for commercial harmony" said Zareen Mahmud Hosein, GSEA Co-Chair.
"I am overwhelmed to meet the young talents of South Asia and to experience their vision in person which will change the world soon enough. My sincere thanks to EO South Asia to give EO Bangladesh the opportunity to host this prestigious event.  "-Said Khaled Hossain, President-EO while expressing his gratification.
Michael Foley, CEO of Grameenphone, graced the event with his presence and in his speech he expressed his admiration for the young talents. Watching the competition and the young entrepreneurs, he is positive that the young generation is ready to take the responsibility of the future.
Tofail Ahmed, MP, Minister for Commerce, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh has graced the event with his presence as the chief guest. In his speech, he congratulated the winners and competitors and said that the promise of the young and creatives minds displayed in this competition is something of great hope. Mentioning the significance of entrepreneurship development, he also praised the initiatives of EO and inspired these type of engagements for future development.
In the jury for the regional finale was Sayed Almas Kabir, Chief Executive Officer of MetroNet Bangladesh Limited and Managing Director of AyAl Corp, Farzana Chowdhury, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer o Green Delta Insurance Company Limited, Minhaz Anwar, Head of GP Accelerator, Rokia Afzal Rahman, chairperson of Mediaworld Ltd and Chiranjiv Patel, Reginal Director, EO GSEA South Asia.
Seventeen student entrepreneurs from South Asia competed head to head in this regional finale against each other for this prestigious award.

Tariff
Add Rate

News Archive

Inside The New Nation

Editorial »

RAB must not prove we are unfit to save life of our own citizens


IN the last 15 days, nine alleged criminals were killed during "gunfight" with Rapid Action Battalion (RAB). Of them, three alleged drug traders were killed in Jassore early Friday, according to a newspaper report. Besides, six other people were killed in shootouts with RAB in different parts of the country, ...

Entertainment »

Shaon renders song under Nachiketa’s composition


Entertainment Report :Meher Afroze Shaon is popularly known as both an actress and a singer. Few days ago, she gave her voice for a playback song. Till now the listeners did not hear the song. After Eid, Shaon is coming with that song. For the first time Shaon has rendered ...

Sports »

Germany`s Alexander Zverev reacts after winning a point to Croatia's Marin Cilic during their semifinal match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome on Saturday.


Football »

Union rout Real Salt Lake 4-1


AP, Chester :Marcus Epps and Borek Dockal scored in the first half and the Philadelphia Union added two more in the second to beat Real Salt Lake 4-1 on Saturday night.Fabrice-Jean Picault had a 40-yard run up the left channel to set up the opening goal in the 21st minute, ...

City »

DMP Mobile Court conducted drive in city's 9 New Market 'Fast Food' Pizza Fried Rice Shops, penalises Taka four lakh 30 thousand for preparing rotten food. This photo was taken on Sunday.


International »

Cleric Sadr meets Iraq PM Abadi, hinting at coalition


Reuters, Baghdad  :Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi met with Moqtada al-Sadr on Saturday, less than 24 hours after the Shi'ite cleric's bloc was declared winner of Iraq's parliamentary election, the clearest sign yet they could work together to form a coalition."During our meeting, we agreed to work together and with ...

Sports »

Toronto FC forward Jordan Hamilton (22) and Orlando City defender Mohamed El-Munir (13) chase the bouncing ball during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Toronto on Friday.


Sports »

Jordan Spieth watches his tee shot on the first hole during the second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament at Trinity Forest Golf Club in Dallas on Friday.


Entertainment »

Raazi`s first week collections become the 5th highest of 2018


Raazi has been sailing smoothly on its journey towards the prestigious Rs 100 crore club and it will be no shocker if the film grosses over it. The cast and crew of the film recently held an event to celebrate the success of the film with the media as well ...

Entertainment »

Kareena says she'll never be on social media


Shashanka Gosh's Veere Di Wedding is all set to bring the gorgeous Kareena Kapoor Khan back to the big screen after a gap of two years. The actress took a break after giving birth to Bollywood's most popular toddler Taimur Ali Khan. Kareena will be seen alongside Sonam Kapoor, Swara ...

City »

BNP Standing Committee Member Dr Khondkar Mosharraf Hossain speaking at a discussion on 'Acceptable Election and Role of the Present Election Commission' organised by 'Nagorik Adhikar Andolon Forum' at the Jatiya Press Club on Saturday.


Editorial »

Myanmar will take back their people: We are unconcerned about the terrorists


AS the monsoon threatens the Rohingya refugees with the outbreak of vector-borne epidemics and diarrhoeal diseases, the repatriation process seems to be getting more and more complex. However, Bangladeshi officials at a meeting in Dhaka on Thursday urged Myanmar to hand over a 'specific list' of members of Arakan Rohingya ...

International »

White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan


AP, Washington  :The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month amid signs it may further alienate the Palestinians by slashing millions of dollars in funding for humanitarian and development projects in the West Bank and Gaza.Five U.S. officials and a ...

Editorial »

Don`t ignore the UNHRC`s report : Be respectful to human rights and be with the people


THE UN Human Rights Council (HRC) has adopted a draft report on the human rights review of Bangladesh, with recommendations on taking steps to deter forced disappearances, extra judicial killings, and to ensure freedom of expression in media, politics and religion. During the 30th Session of the Universal Periodic Review ...

Football »

Richet Gomez of Bolivia's The Strongest (left) fights for the ball with Guzman Pereira of Uruguay's Penarol during a Copa Libertadores soccer game in Montevideo, Uruguay on Thursday.


.

 
Items that you save may be read at any time on your computer, iPad, iPhone or Android devices.
 
Are you new to our website? Do you have already an account at our website?
Create An Account Log in here
Email this news to a friend or like someone
Email:
Write a comment to this news