Thrissur

WING workshop for aspiring women entrepreneurs

@ Sahrdaya College of Engineering and Technology

18th and 19th October 2019

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Interest Received

135

Applications

124

Attendees

Sessions & Speakers

18th October 2019

10:00 AM
Interaction

Shameem P

Team, WING

10:30 AM
Idea to Prototype

Jijo Paul

Founder, Resnova Technologies

Jijo Paul is a startup entrepreneur based in Kochi, Kerala. He completed his master’s in electrical engineering, and currently serves as the CEO of Resnova Technologies.

Paul has been recognized at various national and international forums for his achievements in the areas of robotics, electronics and innovations. Being a hardcore techie, he and his company focus on solving the problems of the common man especially in agriculture and industry, with the aid of cutting-edge technology.

Dairy management system for detecting diseases in cattle, and detection system for Red Palm Weevil infestation in coconut trees are some of his noteworthy projects.

His main areas of interest are the Internet of Things (IoT), Technology in Agriculture, and Robotics.

11:30 AM
Insights on Marketing

Anu Juneo

Digital marketing Expert & Founder, Contentry Solutions

Anu Juneo – with over 8 years of expertise, first as a software developer and later as a technical writer – is the founder of Contentry Solutions, a one-of-a-kind technology services writing solutions in India.

Unlike other content writing firms, Juneo has introduced pure technology writing for software firms and banks that involve 100% technically spawned content, API documentation, and more.

API documentation for software firms and banks, which Juneo writes for makes it easy for freshers who are newly placed in those organisations to learn, understand, and create code. This includes API documentation for Federal bank, and blogs and articles for prominent software companies like Fingent Technologies, Suyati Technologies, and Xakbox Digital, to name a few.

Juneo also occasionally writes for the Hindu .

12:30 AM
Legal and Compliance for Startups

Viju Varghese

Company Secretary

Viju Vincent is a qualified Company Secretary and a member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), as well as the Managing committee of Thrissur Chapter of ICSI. He, along with three other company secretaries and two chartered accountants work as partners, and are headquartered in Thrissur. They also have outposts in Palakkad, Guruvayur and Pavaratty.

14:00 AM
Finances for a Bootstrapped Startup

Shameela Nafih

Co-Founder & Chief Cash Officer, MEAL'D

Shameela Nafih is a finance and HR professional with a Masters in Commerce and Business Administration, and an HRM Certification from the Cambridge University.

After over 12 years of professional experience in Dubai she moved to Kerala in 2017, and resumed her career in an IT firm.

Nafih started her entrepreneurial journey in January 2018 in Kochi, Kerala. She currently serves as the CFO & Co-founder of MEAL'D.

15:00 AM
Dissecting and Idea: A Workshop

Dhanaj KM

Manager - Accelerators, KSUM

Dhanaj is an electrical engineer by training and a development practitioner by profession, with an avid interest in travel. His passion lies in designing technological interventions and articulating developmental paradigms with a writer's touch. Lately he has been working on challenges related to bridging the disparity inherent in the various strata of the society, meanwhile learning the invaluable virtues of humility and hospitality that life in rural India invariably teaches one.

16:00 AM
Started Up, What Next?

Tom Thomas

Project Director, KSUM

19th October 2019

11:00 AM
Your First Progressive Web App and Beyond

Siddhant Agarwal

Google Developer Relations

12:15 AM
Fireside Chat: Women in Enterpreneurship

Nisha Krishnan

CEO, Channel I'm

Founder of Channeliam.com, Nisha Krishnan is a young broadcast journalist from Kerala. Over the last 17 years in her career, she has ventured into almost all areas of television journalism including being the head of news management, being a news editor, anchoring, video production, reporting and beyond. A recipient of many awards and accolades, Krishnan has recently been selected as a participant in the Alumni Thematic International Exchange Seminar (Alumni TIES) organized by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, US Department of State and World Learning on the topic of ‘Women in Media: Creating Networks for Social Change’, to be held at Almaty, Kazakhstan in November 2019. She is by far one of the most dedicated and popular television women journalists in South India.

12:45 AM
Session on Banking for Startups

Sony A

Joint General Manager, South Indian Bank

14:15 PM
Protecting Intellectual Properties

Adv Anwin Gopakumar

IP Attorney, Veritae Legal

Adv Anwin Gopakumar spearheads Corporate Transactional Practice in the firm - setting up businesses in India; Intellectual Property Rights & Cyber Law - Prosecution & Enforcement; Patent Filing in the US, Europe & India as well as PCT worldwide filing; Worldwide Trademark Registration; Copyright Protection for Motion Pictures & Computer Software including mobile applications; and Copyright, Patent & Trademark Infringement claims in India.

Winner of the workshop

Arunima C Rajan

Founder, Tiny Terrarium

Arunima C Rajan, founder of Tiny Terrarium, an indoor decor startup, was adjudged the Most Promising Aspiring Woman Entrepreneur of the 2-day WING workshop in Thrissur. Rajan works from home and has served over 900 orders along with supporting five retail stores in her locality of Wayanad, Kerala. She also trains people in indoor gardening and helps them find livelihood in the business of creating terrariums.

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