The first edition of ‘I Am An Entreprener’ held at Malappuram was subject to wide appreciation. The event became a platform for learning and networking for the entrepreneur community. The event opened the window for aspiring entrepreneurs to know about aspects to consider before starting their venture. Potential ventures, funding support and market potential were the highlighting themes of the event. I Am An Entrepreneur is organized by Channeliam.com in association with Kinfra, KSIDC and K-BIP. The first edition of the event was held at Perinthalmanna in Malappuram.
Discussions on funding schemes
Industry experts talked about funding supports including loans for entrepreneurs, loans with no collaterals at I Am An Entrepreneur. Authorities from KSIDC, Kinfra, Norka and District Industrial Center explained about various schemes for entrepreneurs. An interactive Q&A session between participants and delegates was also conducted as part of the programme.
Young entrepreneurs of Malappuram
It was mostly young entrepreneurs who took part in the Malappuram Edition. Many came to know about licensing and other government services required to start a business in Kerala. Engineering students who dreams of starting businesses in Kerala were also part of the event. I Am An Entrepreneur also discussed on possibilities in product marketing using digital technology.
Four more to go
I Am AN Entrepreneur is organised as part of the greater initiative by channeliam.com to encourage small scale enterprises and MSMEs in Kerala. After Malappuram, I am an Entrepreneur will happen in Kannur, Thrissur, Eranakulam and Thiruvananthapuram.