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Ennovent Weekly Roundup

July20

Ennovent’s weekly roundup which features an East-India educational institute that is providing education for over 18000 tribal children as well as Harvard and Stanford graduate, Jane Chen speaking about her company that keeps infants warm. In addition, we have an interview with innovation supporter, Sam Pitroda followed finally by the work STIR is doing to reform education in India.

This Indian Entrepreneur Lit Up The Lives Of 18,000 Children In Orissa
Poverty in India gets a lot of attention in the media. But these organisations tend to leave out the situation that low-income tribal people in central and eastern India, whose needs have been ignored for decades. However, Achyuta Samanta, founder of The Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) is trying to make a difference.

Founded in 1993, KISS has provided knowledge to over 18000 children.

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Digbijoy has a wide ranging experience across diverse sectors, initially started his career in education marketing with reputed educational institutes and then subsequently joined the advertising and events industry to execute several projects including a state election campaign for a national party, conceptualizing and running a restaurant chain in Delhi and several other projects.

He joined the Delhi chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE Delhi), where he worked for over 3 years and drove various key initiatives like mentoring, deal flow, marketing, sponsorships etc and left his last position as Associate Director of the chapter in 2008 to pursue his entrepreneurial ambitions. He subsequently joined techTribe- India largest Career Networking platform where he served as director strategic relations and drove unique initiatives and partnerships for building and sustaining community engagement. Post techTribe he co founded an online supplemental education start-up – TenMarks Education INC. which was acquired by Amazon.com in October 2013.

Post TenMarks he lead Ennovent India as its country director which is an innovation accelerator. Ennovent provide services to accelerate innovations for sustainability in low-income markets in developing countries. It specializes in helping clients discover enterprises with novel solutions, develop business models to start-up enterprises, provide finance by facilitating early-stage investments and grow operations to scale profit and impact. Since 2008, Ennovent has worked with over 4,800 Network members, 15 Circle members and 10 Solution clients to accelerate over 80 innovations in 10 countries.

Currently Digbijoy Co-leads the Startup Program for Amazon Internet Services Pvt Ltd enabling the best startups leverage the power of cloud.

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