ICFAI Sikkim conducts workshop to encourage students towards entrepreneurship


Gangtok, 16 Nov:

ICFAI University Sikkim in collaboration with Director General of Foreign Trade [DGFT] under NiryatBandhu initiative organized daylong workshop for students as potential entrepreneurs at the university campus in Gangtok today.

The workshop was attended by Zonal Additional [DGFT], Ministry of Commerce,AninditaSengupta, Assistant Director General of Foreign Trade,Dr Rahul Singh, as resource persons.

Zonal Additional [DGFT], MsSengupta,spoke on various aspects of Ministry of Commerce, e-market and promotion of exports while ADG, Foreign Trade, Dr Singh, gave a presentation on international trade and spoke on issues related to it in detail.

The programme was also addressed by entrepreneur, TenzingNyentsey, who is a graduate from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad and has been a part of design studio “Echostream” for the past ten years, shared his story and experience with the gathering.

Similarly, co-founder of Shoten Group,AbhimanyuDhakal, also shared his success story. MrDhakal is an entrepreneur who has started a premium food &beverage start-up under the brand name “Earthier”. At present, “Earthier” is working directly with the growers in Sikkim to create products which are showcased at the most premium retail chains and five star hotels in the country.