August 24, 2016 5:47 pm | Updated 5 years ago.
The Kerala Startup Mission organized the IEDC Summit 2016 on August 23rd at the Girideepam Convention Centre, Nalanchira. These centers are incubators located in Engineering, Polytechnic, Management, and Arts & Science colleges to promote Innovation and entrepreneurship at the college level. At present KSUM is supporting 147 IEDC Centers across the state.
Students having entrepreneurial ideas are motivated to develop their idea at the Fab Labs available at Trivandrum (Techno park) and Ernakulum (Technology Innovation Zone).The IEDC centers have helped in the opening up of around 200 startups in the state of Kerala. More than 1400 students had participated in this event.
Two set of panel discussions were held during the event. The event was marked with the presence of various successful entrepreneurs who have established their businesses globally.