OdishaPlus Bureau

TiE Bhubaneswar launched the “Ignite Them Young” competition at KIIT International School, with Dr. Omkar Rai, Executive Chairman of Startup Odisha, as Chief Guest. The competition aims to nurture the entrepreneurial spirit, foster innovative thinking, and enhance skill development among the youth of Odisha. During his address, Dr. Rai highlighted the state’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, which has contributed to Odisha’s presence at global stage.

Ayaskanta Mohanty, President of TiE Bhubaneswar, encouraged students to embark on the entrepreneurial journey to experience the joy of innovation.

Guest of Honour Partha Sarathi Mishra, Board Member of Ammanya Corporation, USA, urged students to set ambitious life goals and pursue them.

Brahmananda Mishra, President of UCCIL, Bhubaneswar, underscored the role of industrial growth in advancing entrepreneurship.

Dr. Namrata Misra, CEO of Bhubaneswar City Knowledge Innovation Cluster (BCKIC), motivated students to explore their potential and embrace innovation.

Amya Mishra, founder of TodoSkill & TiE Associate Member, engaged students with interactive and educational activities, adding a fun dimension to the event.

Dr. Sanjaya Suar, Principal of KIIT International School, delivered the opening address, while Annada Prasad Padhy, Secretary of TiE Bhubaneswar, proposed the vote of thanks.

The event also saw the presence of CA Rakesh Kumar Gupta, Treasurer of TiE Bhubaneswar, as well as TiE Associate Members Nibedita Nayak, Dipti Panda and above all students along with their coordinating teachers from various parts of Odisha. The event was coordinated by Partha Sarathi Ghosh, Executive Director of TiE Bhubaneswar.