BizSmart Global Challenges Students in India to Aspire to Greatness
Nov 11, 2012
Students’ 12-18 years of age who attend BizSmart Global’s Aspire to Greatness Workshops in Mumbai on Nov. 14-18, 20912 and New Delhi on Nov. 20-24, 2012, will work in teams to come up with the best solution to the business case provided by Ned Tozun, President and Co-founder of d.light design. d.light design is a US based company with their India office in New Delhi. Sam Goldman and Ned Tozun, co-founders, met as two Stanford University students who shared a vision to develop safe, efficient, affordable, and durable lanterns for the more than 1.6 billion people in the world without access to electricity. The result was a flexible-use solar lantern that can run many hours on a day’s solar charge and the company called d.light design.
During the 5 day workshop, students will work in teams, to solve the business case that is described below. They will compete to create a new version of a d.light solar lamp to meet the product requirements and objectives provided.
Excitement is building – join us to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week by participating in BizSmart Global’s Aspire to Greatness, Nov. 14-18, 2012 in Mumbai, India at Cathedral and John Connon School, or Nov.20-24, 2012 in New Delhi, India at Ryan International School. Students will be inspired and gain essential entrepreneurial training. Visit BizSmart Global India now to apply.
This special program coincidences with Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) which is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators, and job creators who launch start-ups that bring ideas to life and drive economic growth. “During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them explore their potential as self-starters and innovators.” (source http://www.unleashingideas.org/about)