The Institution Innovation Council of PiMSR in association with Pillai Centre of Innovation and Entrepreneurship organised an exhibition and gave students a platform to demonstrate creative ideas and plans for businesses on 12th April, 2023 in an exhibition format at Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai Campus, Panvel.
12 teams presented their ideas and products and services by way of presentations, prototypes and websites. The jury members consisted of Mr. Faisal Hawa, Private equity Investor, Dr. Haseena Sayed – Ex-Assoc. Prof & HOD – Commerce at Jai Hind College and Mr. Jack Jay, CEO Persist Ventures. Mr. Faisal Hawa is Private Equity Investor | Inventor & Idea Evangelist. He has invested three decades of my life making, H. G. Hawa, a pan – India Linerboard Distribution company. Dr. Haseena Sayed is the Ex-Associate Professor & HOD Commerce of Jai Hind College and mentors students for various entrepreneurship summits. Mr. Jack Jay is the founder of Persist Ventures, a company that focuses on incubating startups and building great Founder’s.
The winner of the competition was Mr. Farhan Shaikh of Team Student Book Shop. The joint winners of the second prize were Team Live at Campus (LAC) and Team One Web. The runner up was Ms. Vijayalaxmi from Team Ven New Designer. The exhibition was visited by many IIC members, faculty and students throughout the day. The event was co-ordinated by Dr. Celina Joy, IIC member of PiMSR and Coordinator of Pillai Centre of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.