CenterforEntrepreneurshipDevelopment at VESInstituteofManagement in association International Conference(IC-17 VESIM) ON 10thâ€“11th February 2017in Mumbai,India.
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Mumbai, 2nd Jan, 2016: Center for Entrepreneurship Development at VES Institute of Management in association with Indus Business Academy (IBA) Bangalore, is organizing the second International Conference on â€śSocial Entrepreneurship and Social Responsibility: A Sustainable Approach to Economic Growthâ€ť (IC-17 VESIM) ON 10th â€“ 11th February 2017 in Mumbai, India.
The conference will focus on Social enterprise back to the basic, Indian way of business, Gandhian thoughts on business and innovative areas of social entrepreneurship, including social venture capital, international entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial culture, SME development, technological entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education and sustainable development and many others.
Entrepreneurs play a very important role in creating the much-needed job opportunities for a country. Instilling confidence in budding entrepreneurs, providing them with a conducive and friendly investment climate would result in fostering a robust entrepreneurial culture, in the long run. Social entrepreneurship has gained substantial importance recently. This is the result of well-known initiatives such as, for example, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Schwab Foundation (giving platform to the leading 260 social entrepreneurs on the World Economic Forum). But most importantly, social entrepreneurship is appealing with its attention to social and environmental issues. Profit generation is not their main focus, the resolution of sustainability challenges are. And social entrepreneurs approach these challenges as if they were business opportunities.
A Social Entrepreneur has to consider three things in the process of social innovation:
1. See the bigger social and economic systems in which companies operate;
2. Cooperate with the internal and external environment of the organization, or to collaborate across boundaries
3. Focus on the most relevant and most crucial aspects
This conference intends to bring together researchers, scholars, academicians, practitioners and experts from all over the world to present their studies and practices in the field of Social Entrepreneurship. Hopefully, this association shall trigger some new insights and ideas in these areas of research and indicate ways to cope with existing and future challenges.
About Indus Business Academy
Indus Business Academy (IBA), Bengaluru is one of the top MBA colleges in Bangalore and one among the only 27 out of more than 5000 colleges in India to receive an International Accreditation by IACBE. World Consulting & Research corporation (WCRC) has certified IBA (process evaluated by KPMG) as one of Asiaâ€™s fastest growing Institutes. Media publications like Competition Success Review (CSR), Business India, Dainik Bhaskar among others have consistently ranked IBA amongst the top B-Schools in Bengaluru and India. IBA has created a niche for itself in the sea of management institutes through the culture it imbibes in its students. Indus Business Academy in Bengaluru is marching on the path to glory.