Webinar on Cleantech and Socialtech Startups: 5 Key Characteristics by Mr Karan Shah

  • Date, Time and Venue of the Activity: 29/06/2020, 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon, GSFC University, Vadodara.

  • Speakers and Guests: Mr. Karan Shah

  • Speaker Profile: Mr. Karan Shah is Climate Change and Sustainability professional based in Ahmedabad - India. He is one of the Regional Leads from South Asia for Climate-KIC program, European Union's largest public-private innovation partnership focused on climate innovation & clean-tech. In addition to that, Mr. Karan Shah is associated with various startup support program namely SSIP, Hult Prize, Discovery Drive, Startup Weekend etc. Mr. Karan Shah is currently associated with Civitas Sustainability Foundation working to integrate CSR, Innovation, Climate Change and Sustainable Development Goals.

  • Major discussion in the event:

    • Founder's Dream

    • The Deal

    • Market Segmentation & Beachhead Market

    • Customer Value Proposition

    • Impact of Your Idea

  • Key deliverables: Basic understanding of Cleantech & Socialtech startups and five characteristic 1) Founder's Dream 2)The Deal 3)Market Segmentation & Beachhead Market 4)Customer Value Proposition 5)Impact of Your Idea.

  • Takeaways: The key factors which play a crucial role in the journey of socialtech/cleantech startup are experiment design, key assumptions and potential impact created.

  • Learning: Social and Cleantech startup, like any other startup, faces the same growth path in their journey. Though the impact factor of these startup varies highly from market-oriented or conventional startups, there are many common pathways of growth. The key factors which play a crucial role in the journey of social/cleantech startup are experiment design, key assumptions and potential impact created.

  • Feedback of student:  Students and faculties members have understand the key characteristics of Startups. We have requested speaker to associate with GUIITAR Centre for the Mentorship support and he  has agreed to guide GUIITAR Centre startups.

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