Icreate - the international center for entrepreneurship and technology in India.
Peter Diamandis Grit… So Important! By Peter Diamandis: An overnight success… after 10 years of hard work… That’s the story for my founding XPRIZE and co-founding Zero-G.
It’s also the story of AirBnb, Instagram, Pinterest and a lot of other startups. People often forget how difficult it is to start a company. This blog is about “grit“… one of the most critical attributes of being a successful entrepreneur today. What is grit? Entrepreneurial success is almost always harder than you think and almost always takes longer than you expect. But that’s also why its fun – it is a challenge that you have to throw your whole life into, and when you get it right, the rewards are well worth the effort.
Entrepreneurship is non-linear – Grit is your key friend Let’s take a look at three infographics depicting the non-linear, sometimes crazy paths to success of a few well known, billion dollar startups: AirBnb, Instagram and Pinterest. First, here’s AirBnb: A few of my favorite highlights: Thanks goodness they stuck with it. Source: Diamandis. The International Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology. We are looking for self-starting interns who can assist the icreate team with operations.
Not only will you hone your skills alongside a fun, creative multicultural team, you will also enjoy the perks of a working closely with different start-ups. While there is nothing "typical" about the interns at icreate - they can come from a range of disciplines and backgrounds. Research Trainee 1. Developing a Research Framework in icreate's 8 interest areas - Information Technology, Electronics, Biotechnology, Nano-Technology, Robotics, Renewable & Clean Technology, Bio medical & Healthcare, Agro & Food Processing. 2. 3. 4.
Graphic Designer. Entrepreneurship mentors, Entrepreneurship mentoring program Technology Business incubation; Established as an autonomous centre of excellence, The International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology is taking shape on a sprawling 34 acres campus on the outskirts of Ahmedabad that will be home to imaginative & innovative brains with "do it" spirit.
The building will house 100 incubates concurrently working on 40-50 projects. The Centre will house fully furnished office rooms, classrooms, a 500 seat auditorium and two seminar halls with a capacity of 100 each, conference rooms for board meeting and other meetings with 40 seat capacity, meeting rooms for brainstorming sessions, laboratories with state-of-the-art equipments, Student IdeaLab and project rooms. The Centre will also have residential facilities for employees and incubates - single and married. In addition, an executive guest house will also be constructed on campus to host invited guest speakers. Experience 3D Walk-Through of Upcoming Campus here. Entrepreneur courses , Entrepreneur Grooming Program. For Whom?
Aspiring entrepreneurs with or without a project idea or team. Program Outline The aim of the Grooming program is to equip you with the right entrepreneurial mindset, skillset and toolset.It is a 13 week full – time intensive program to equip individuals for their next-gen entrepreneurial journey leveraging innovation and technology to create rapidly scalable global businesses.It involves classroom sessions, ideation exercises, presentations, on and off – field activities, entrepreneur meetups, etc.The knowledge is provided from a start-up entrepreneur’s perspective rather than existing large corporate perspective.At the end of the Grooming phase (13 weeks), you shall have the choice and the opportunity to craft and pitch a project plan for subsequent incubation at icreate.
Course Duration It is a 13 week full time commitment- to icreate, to your entrepreneurial aspirations and moreover to yourself. We will have our classroom sessions from 10:00 A:M – 1:00 P:M. Fees & Expenses. The International Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology. We are looking for self-starting interns who can assist the icreate team with operations.
Not only will you hone your skills alongside a fun, creative multicultural team, you will also enjoy the perks of a working closely with different start-ups. While there is nothing "typical" about the interns at icreate - they can come from a range of disciplines and backgrounds. Research Trainee 1. Technology Incubation Centre, Technology business incubation India. Subsequent to the Grooming Program, in the next 6-8 weeks, aspirants are expected to pick an idea that has a strong value proposition around which a viable and defendable business can be built, and work out enough details to submit an incubation proposal along with a skeleton business plan.
Such proposals are then evaluated by an independent panel for incubation at icreate. The incubation offering includes physical facilities, project funding including sustenance allowance (up to Rs. 15 Lacs), mentoring and networking. The model is based on a debt - equity - revenue based commission structure. The model is built on solid proven experience of the founders and the initiative is backed by an exceptional Advisory Board drawn from across industry and academia from India and abroad.
The first batch of grooming had participants from India, US, UK, and Singapore with experience ranging from 2 to 20 years. The International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology An inspiring ecosystem for Next Gen entrepreneurship.