that the mission for the StartupSummit was to create awarenessaround how structured projectmanagement techniques canbecome the key to their projectsuccess for a startup. Relatingto incidents from his startupexperience, he advocated theadoption of Disciplined Agile Deliveryfor an exploratory life cycle.
PMI honored the KSUM team byhaving Dr. Srini Srinivasan give amemento to Dr. Saji Gopinath, CEO,KSUM, for recent achievements tosupport the growth of startups.
KSUM has given wings to the dreamsof many entrepreneurs and hasbeen a key facilitator in building theculture of startups in Kerala, whichis one of the most revered startupecosystems in the country.
The startup empowerment byKerala Startup Ecosystem andthe various enablers from KeralaStartup Mission was explainedby Dr. Saji Gopnath, CEO, KSUM.
The panel discussion by Mr. Ashok
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PMI India Organized Hatch 2020—The Startup SummitLike the metamorphosis of abutterfly from a cocoon, astartup entrepreneur goesthrough different phases in theirorganization’s development. Hatch
2020, a startup summit conceivedby PMI India, serves as a greatplatform for startups to growand transform into successfulentrepreneurships. PMI wanted tocreate awareness about the roleof project management techniquesin creating the right work ethos fora startup.
Hatch 2020 was the first-everPMI event exclusively for startupentrepreneurs and enthusiasts,hosted by PMI India in associationwith the PMI Trivandrum, KeralaChapter and supported by KeralaStartup Mission (KSUM).
PMI India organized Hatch 2020—The Startup Summit on 18 January
2020 at The Hilton Garden Inn,
Thiruvananthapuram. The event
served as a unique platform
created to boost the startup
ecosystem in India and it attracted
over 50 startup entrepreneurs. The
summit provided an opportunity for
budding entrepreneurs to showcase
their startup idea in front of angel
investors and high-net-worth
individuals, and also to network and
collaborate with industry stalwarts
from different verticals, venture
capitalists, the Kerala Startup
Mission team and PMI leaders.
During the event, PMI leaders shared
insights on how entrepreneurial
success is achievable through good
project management practices.
Dr. Krishnakumar T I, presidentof the PMI Trivandrum, KeralaChapter, welcomed the audience.The inaugural session by Mr. VineeshKathuria, managing director atSenseAI Ventures, aptly addressedthe most dreaded term in startups—failure. Backed by his own startupexperiences, his session had a greattakeaway for all.
Dr. Srini Srinivasan, managingdirector of PMI India, emphasized
Hatch 2020 Summit delegates with PMI India Managing Director Srini Srinivasan and the PMI Trivandrum, Kerala Chapter team
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