TieEcon Rajasthan is Rajasthan's largest gathering of entrepreneurs accommodating people from all across the world. Since its inception, TiE has registered explosive growth and is now present in 53 chapters across 12 countries in 4 continents.
The opening speech was delivered by Mr. M.P. Sharma, President TiE Rajasthan who welcomed all the dignitaries, charter members, delegates and students. Mr. Suren Dutia, CEO TiE Global acknowledged on behalf of Mr. Arjun Malhotra, Chairman, about the evolution of TiE since 1992 when it started as believing in a virtual cycle of wealth creation by giving back to the society. He stated that the Rajasthan Chapter is the most diverse and synonyms with Entrepreneurship.
The Chief Guest, Mr. Jitender Singh (Minister of Energy, IT, Govt. of Rajasthan) commended TiE Rajasthan Chapter for the development it has seen over last few years and spoke about the transformation of Rajasthan from a state recognized for snakes & magicians to that of technological advancements. He assured that Rajasthan would be the 1 st state in India to have village IT Centers in 9000 panchayats and would aim at connecting all of them, virtually. He invited global support for setting up World Class Infrastructure, Solar Power Plants and help for overcoming the water crisis.
Mr. Naren Bakshi, CEO Jumpstart, Founder TiE Rajasthan and TiE Global Trustee emphasized on combining modern technology with modern managers for the success. He owed the success of TiE Rajasthan to the team work portrayed by its former and existing President. He welcomed the President Elect Mr. Atul Kapoor and wished him success for his future endeavors.