Category: EDII Seminars

SEMINAR On Entrepreneurial Opportunities in SWACHH BHARAT MISSION


Date: 29th March, Tuesday. Time: 09:45am Onward

The Mission Swachh Bharat can lead to large number of new and innovative entrepreneurial opportunities for both existing and start-up entrepreneurs throughout the country. Launched on a war footing, the campaign is India’s biggest drive for sanitation and availability of potable water. These sectors are now set to be the catalyst to the next wave of entrepreneurship. Practicing the 5R principle of “reduce, reuse, recycle, recreate and recover” could spin off multiple benefits like job creation, resource use reduction, and health, hygiene and income enhancement by entrepreneurial activities.

In this regard, The Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India has organised half day seminar at EDI campus, Gandhinagar. The objective of the seminar is to sensitise the entrepreneurs and work out viable and cost effective business opportunities emerging from the Mission Swachh Bharat launched by the Govt. of India. Hence it is important to important to identify the type and quantity of wastes to build enterprises and transform them into wealth. The theme of the presentation and discussions in the seminar aims to focus on cost effective, appropriate and viable technologies and equipment to convert WASTE INTO WEALTH, and explore the data and information to identify the huge business opportunities in all industrial sectors and accordingly work out viable business plans.

The Topics for Deliberation on the following Themes:
• Government’s Scheme for entrepreneurs.
• Techno-commercial viability of processing waste to convert them into marketable products.
• Appropriate technology and equipment for wastes processing and their sources.
• Start-up Opportunities under Swachhta Udyami Yojana.
• Treatment of Solid Waste.
• New Innovations, innovative products and advancements in sanitation and hygiene.
• Alternates sources of fuel production


The seminar shall be beneficial to existing and new entrepreneurs searching innovative business opportunities, to policy and decision makers from the Industry and Government, NGOs, business consultants, academicians, business schools ED cells, students and all the stakeholders of society.


No participation fee. Kindly, submit your details here:

The timings for the seminar will be as under:
Registration: 09.45 am to 10.00 am
Inauguration: 10.00 am to 10.15 am
Session I: 10.15 am to 11.30 am
Tea Break: 11.30 am to 11.45 am
Session II: 11.45 am to 01.00 pm
Summing Up: 01.00 pm to 01.15 pm
Business Lunch: 01.15 pm to 02.00 pm


Dr. Saji Kumar
Faculty (M: 9687129892)
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI)
Nr. Village Bhat, Via Ahmedabad Airport & Indira Bridge
P.O. Bhat 382 428, Dist.Gandhinagar
Tel: 079-23969153/58/59/61/63