TotalStart MentorBoard's flagship program's "Incubating and Scaling Micro and Small District Entrepreneurs in Underdeveloped Regions and Underprivileged Communities" 16th. engagement for the year 2017-2018 in India and the 1st. in Karnataka and the first in the Regional District Hub of Bangalore area on 17th. May 2018 for 1 day, with a Micro and Small District Entrepreneur Workshop on 17th May, and due diligence of 4 selected scalable micro or small entrepreneurs at their business site on 18th May.
There is presently one Regional District Hub in Karnataka covering the District of Bangalore only. TotalStart MentorBoard is working out with Government of Karnataka, Office of Hon. Chief Minister and also MSME Department of Karnataka Government to carry out this campaign in the state of Karnataka along with Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore as a strategic partner. This campaign is being covered in 25 Regional District Hubs across 13 States in 2018-19 and 2019-20.
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Program Agenda - 1 Day Workshop on: Design Thinking For Ideation, Scaling and Funding of Micro and Small Entrepreneurs
17th. May 2018
10:00 am - 10:30 am - Registration
10:30 am - 12:30 am - Factsheet collection on each participant and presentation by each of them on themselves for 2 minutes each, about their background, and where they want to see themselves in next 5 years as an entrepreneur
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Interactive Presentation of the Methodology of Ideation, Scaling and Funding of Micro and Small Entrepreneurs with 2 Live Examples of TotalStart Incubatee
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Lunch Break
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm. Interactive discussion on how TotalStart engages with Micro and Small Entrepreneurs to ideate and scale
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Handson workshop mode by participants: Take up first two cases from amongst the existing Entrepreneurs participating with their ideas or existing projects through the design thinking process of Ideation, Scaling and Funding based on Desirability of Products or Services, Feasibility, Sustainability and Scalability
5:30 pm - 6pm
Closure and next steps