Young Entrepreneur Program

Young Entrepreneur Program (YEP)

Eximius, India’s largest Entrepreneurship & Innovation Summit, is organized by the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Cell, IIM Bangalore in close association with the internationally acclaimed N S Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL) at IIM Bangalore with an aim to promote a spirit of entrepreneurship in the country.

This year, Eximius will be hosted digitally during August 21-22, 2021. As part of Eximius this year, we are proud to launch the third and the largest edition of the Young Entrepreneurship Program (YEP). YEP is a one-of-a-kind program aimed at fostering entrepreneurship talent among participants and providing them with a holistic overview of the start-up ecosystem. The program will entail an array of curated sessions including but not limited to speaker sessionsfireside chatsproduct demonstrations by start-upspanel discussions, and networking sessions catering to diverse fields in business, technology, and management. The 6-day program will provide participants with a unique opportunity to learn and interact with the stalwarts of the entrepreneurship community.

What’s New This Year?

As part of the program, YEP participants will go through an intensive Start-up boot camp with facilitators from IIM Bangalore! You will get an opportunity to learn firsthand about the nuances of ideation, funding, team creation, product testing, and much more!

Snapshot of past speakers at Eximius who facilitated YEP participants:

  • Mr. Suresh Prabhu | MP, Rajya Sabha | Indian Emissary to G20 & G7
  • Ms. Kiran Mazumdar | CEO, Biocon
  • Ms. Samina Bano | Founder, Right Walk Foundation | Kalam Award Winner
  • Mr. Karan Bajaj | Founder, Whitehat Jr. | Author, Keep Off the Grass
  • Mr. Mukesh Bansal | CEO, CureFit | Founder, Myntra

Please note that we will only be able to accommodate a limited number of participants and the same would be on a first-come-first-serve basis. Therefore, request you all to register at the earliest.

Wish you the very best!

  • Mandatory attendance during the opening and closing ceremonies
  • Attendance in at least 6 sessions (speaker session/ panel discussion/workshops) across both the days of the summit (excluding mandatory attendance in opening and closing ceremonies)
  • 4-day startup boot camp
  • Access to 10+ speaker sessions & panel discussions
  • Complimentary pass for Cultural Night to be held during Eximius
  • Opportunity to win exclusive Eximius merchandise
  • Access to two certified complimentary workshops
  • YEP Certificate from Eximius, IIM Bangalore (as per the below eligibility criteria)
  • Access to India’s largest Startup Expo (Interact with the most exciting startups in the healthcare space)

Due to a high surge in merchandise orders and lockdown issues in some cities, please expect some delay in the delivery. Hope you understand.