Guwahati, Jan 3: CII-BYST in partnership with State Employment Generation Mission (EGM), will conduct a one-day conference, “Nurturing Youth Entrepreneurship” on January 5 at NEDFI Auditorium in Guwahati, stated a press release. The conference will showcase and award star entrepreneurs created over the years by BYST. These youth icons will be a source of inspiration and encouragement to potential entrepreneurs connected to the program.
Speaking about the conference, Lakshmi V. Venkatesan, Founding Trustee and Executive VP, BYST said, “We are expecting to bring-in close to 200 youth entrepreneurs from different parts of Assam and we propose to recognise top performers developed over the years with awards for excellence. Apart from this, the winners of the recently concluded Business Idea Contest 2015 will also be awarded in the festival.”
“We at BYST aim to create jobs for the budding entrepreneurs of the region. A mentor provided by the organisation gives valuable guidance to the entrepreneur and helps the fledgling business bloom into a dymic enterprise. This, being the main reason for us succeeding in our endeavour,” she added.
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi will attend the conference as chief guest.