SDMIMD is organizing an entrepreneurship event called STARTUP CHARCHA on February 9, 2017.This event organized for the second year in succession is part of various entrepreneurship activities undertaken by Swayam – Students E Cell of SDMIMD. The event also brings together the best entrepreneurial minds to give insights on startups to management students and budding entrepreneurs at SDMIMD.
STARTUP Charcha event on February 9, 2017 has Mr Aroon Raman, Managing Director, Telos Investments and Technologies (also the author of  the best-selling thriller The Shadow Throne) delivering the Key Note address at 10 AM. The theme of the talk will be Starting and Building a Great Company.
In addition, there is a Panel Discussion moderated by Dr M R Suresh, Professor- Marketing Area at SDMIMD. The distinguished panelists are Mr. Sukumar Rangachari, Director - Pvt Ltd, Mr. Vijay ManeSDMIMD Alumnus & CEO, AlbumizerMr. Deepak Nesarikar, SDMIMD Alumnus, Social Entrepreneur and Co-Founder-EcoNest Projects and possibly another entrepreneur subject to confirmation. The discussion would focus on the theme Strengthening the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem and Implications for Management Education.