A startup Nagaland Boot Camp organized by the Department of Industries and Commerce, Nagaland was held at the Conference Hall of Whispering Winds, Mokokchung on Saturday (27th July 2019). This initiative was taken up as part of the implementation of the Nagaland startup Policy 2019 and also in compliance with the Startup India Ranking Framework 2019 of the Ministry of Industries and Commerce, Government of India.
During the program, motivational talk on Startup and Entrepreneurship was shared by Rohit Singh, IAS, Assistant Commissioner, Mokokchung and Tsukti Longkumer, President, Mokokchung Chamber of Commerce and Industries (MCCI).
Earlier in the program a power point and video presentation on Startup India initiatives and Nagaland Startup Policy 2019 was presented by Er. Keneirienuo K. Theunuo, Startup Team Leader. B. Asangla, Functional Manager, Mangkolemba while speaking on Entrepreneurship Development encouraged the Students to take risk and take up Entrepreneurship if one has the mindset and innovative ideas because it will also contribute to the state’s economy.
An idea pitching session was also held during the program for the students with Rohit Singh IAS, and Tsukti Longkumer on the Judging panel. The first prize was bagged by Noklensangyo Pongen of Jubilee Memorial College followed by Imjungnaro, Sharon and Imtisungla of Jubilee Memorial School in second place and Lirichum Sangtam and Ayangshi Jamir of SGHSS Ungma in third place respectively, Certificate of merit and cash prizes were awarded to the winners for their innovative ideas.
The program was chaired by I. Nochet, Functional Manager DIC while vote of thanks was proposed by T. Lipokwati Ao, General Manager DIC, Mokokchung. Students along with their teachers from different Schools and colleges from Mokokchung attended the event.