Why India needs Social Entrepreneurship?

Entrepreneurs are the individuals who have innovative ideas to set up a business with all the risks involved.  On the other hand, social entrepreneurs are the ones who have most unique and innovative solutions to the intimidating social problems. They are determined and resolute, dealing with all major social issues and offering new ideas for large-scale change. From the …. Read More

8th International Entrepreneurship Conference Held at Great Lakes

The 8th edition of the International Entrepreneurship Conference, which is organized annually by the Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CIE) was held on Thursday, 11th February 2016. This year, the conference was based on the theme – “Data Driven Insights, Disruptive Innovation & Entrepreneurship – Convergence”. Dr. Arati Deo, Senior Manager of Machine Learning at …. Read More

GLPSS Management and Entrepreneurship Program – Certification ceremony

A CSR initiative successfully entering into its 6th year. Great Lakes along with P.S Educational Society organized it’s GLPSS Management and Entrepreneurship Program – Certification ceremony at its campus. Great Lakes has been offering this unique program to the 11th standard students, enlightening them on entrepreneurship and management. The Chief Guest for the occasion was …. Read More

Great Lakers win multiple awards at The International Entrepreneurship Conference!

Highlights from the 7th International Entrepreneurship‬ Conference on the theme – “Edupreneurship in ‪‎India‬ – How do we make it work?” The pictures show the winners of Hyperion 2015 and Kairos.2014. -Team BBC – Book Bankers- Chennai won the Business Plan competition in “‪KAIROS‬ 2014”. Prize money includes Rs. 3 lakh and a funding opportunity up …. Read More

5th International Entrepreneurship Conference

On Thursday, 7th February 2013, Great Lakes Institute of management saw a host of entrepreneurs descend on the campus to be a part of the 5th International Entrepreneurship Conference. Organized under the auspices of the Orchid Pharma Center for Excellence in Management of Technology, Innovation and Technopreneurship [OPCET], the conference had “Entrepreneurs as disruptive innovators” …. Read More

3rd Great Lakes International Entrepreneurship conference – Highlights

The 3rd Great Lakes International Entrepreneurship conference with the theme ‘Entrepreneurship in education’ was conducted at the Great Lakes campus under the aegis of the ‘Orchid pharma centre for excellence in technology, innovation and entrepreneurship (OPCET)’ yesterday. The conference saw an array of excellent speakers talking on the theme and driving the importance and relevance …. Read More

KC John on ‘Entrepreneurship , an attitude’

KC John an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management Ahmadabad has extensive experience in the financing of the projects in the public-private partnership mode at the World Bank and the Ford Foundation. John has addressed major strategic and operating challenges in scaling high-technology start-up companies since 1995. As founding partner in entrepreneurial companies, John has …. Read More

KV Ramani, Founder, Future Software Pvt Ltd and Ex Chairman, NASSCOM on ‘Entrepreneurship and successful business models’

Entrepreneurship – the buzzword that appeals to each and every student of business at some point in their lives – is more about vision, passion, perseverance and commitment. It is about working around every hurdle that crops up, having the ability to see at least 5 years into the future and a steely commitment to implementation and operations in the face of constant change.