Best Ideas 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
TECH ENTREPRENEUR (The Voice Of Innovation)
Explain your idea in details:
TECHENTREPRENEUR The Voice Of Innovation About Tech Entrepreneur Tech Entrepreneur is a startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. Tech Entrepreneur launches the Entrepreneurial Development Program (EDP) that is ideal for startups, small business proprietors, aspiring entrepreneurs, graduate or undergraduate university students, social tech entrepreneurs and those planning and dealing in enterprise at the micro- or grassroots level. This program is fully funded by Tech Entrepreneur. The program is free of cost for all the participant. Tech Entrepreneur is established with the vision of creating entrepreneurial ecosystem in Pakistan. Founded in August 2018, we are the pioneer of incubation in Pakistan, striving every day to ensure sustainable growth of early stage, tech-product based startups. VISION Instilling the culture of tech entrepreneurship and achieving sustainable growth for early stage startups by providing opportunities to create commercially viable technology startups from Pakistan. Why choose Tech Entrepreneur Dream. Build. Rise The Tech Entrepreneur Center provides a number of facilities to its startups in order to help them: Co-working space The Tech Entrepreneur provides a rent free state of the art co-working space to its startups. The Co-working space facility is always buzzing with passionate individuals with dreams to change the world. Inclusivity and Diversity Tech Entrepreneur strongly believes in creating an inclusive culture by empowering those marginalized communities. Mentorship The mentorship program is designed to accelerate the growth of startups. Our mentors include people who have made it big in the Corporate and the startup World. Custom designed curriculum We at the Tech Entrepreneur have developed a 16-week custom designed curriculum for the startups. Networking & investment opportunities The Tech Entrepreneur is a hub to different events
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
Entrepreneurs are often thought of as national assets to be refined, motivated and remunerated to the greatest possible extent. Entrepreneurs can change the way we live and work. If successful, their revolutions may improve our standard of living. In short, in addition to creating wealth from their entrepreneurial ventures, they also create jobs and the conditions for a flourishing society. Entrepreneurship capital is defined as "a region's endowment with factors conducive to the creation of new businesses" and it exerts a positive impact on the region's economic output. Regions with a higher level of entrepreneurship capital show higher levels of output and productivity, while those lacking entrepreneurship capital have a tendency to generate lower levels of output and productivity. IMPACT To date Tech Entrepreneur has graduated 160 startups in 7 cycles with a gross valuation of $70 million. With a staggering success rate of 60%, thirty startups have raised a gross investment of $3.5 million. The impact of entrepreneurship capital is stronger than that of knowledge capital. Evidence indicates that entrepreneurial capital plays a very important role in the production function model presented. The following are various impact , why entrepreneurship is important to the economy: 1. Entrepreneurs Create New Businesses 2. Entrepreneurs Add to National Income 3. Entrepreneurs Also Create Social Change 4. Community Developmen 5. Social Entrepreneurshi 6. Innovation 7. Job Creation 8. Balanced Regional Development: 9. Increased Productivity
Plans for implementation and sustainability
Tech Entrepreneur provides a huge platform for startups to identify and maximise tech-related opportunities in Pakistan. The Launchpad is flagship semi-annual and most anticipated event of the year. Since 2018, we have recruited more than 160 startups that are fostering the startup ecosystem. We have been nurturing this startup culture and it is heartening to see that the once young budding entrepreneurs are now successfully making a mark in the world. Tech Entrepreneur provides selected startups the domain knowledge, workshops, financial support, mentorship and business planning to bring inclusive, for-profit businesses to life. Be a part of The Launchpad, if you have an innovative idea and an spirit of entrepreneurship can be a part of the Launchpad (*see eligibility criteria). Tech Entrepreneur is a nationwide initiative and teams from all over Pakistan are called to participate. On selection, the team have to re-locate to Lahore for 6 months. - Be a Pakistani National. - Required age is 18 years of age or above. - Business idea should be based on any technology categories mentioned. - No minimum qualification requirement just a brilliant idea and passion. - Startups can have a strong, enthusiastic and skilled team of up to 5 members. Having a Chief Executive Officer and a qualified Chief Technical Officer is mandatory. - Mandatory attendance from 10am -6pm for six months incubation at Plan9. Office space will open 24/7. Please Note Tech Entrepreneur is an equal opportunity platform. Startups and/or founders who are incubated in current Cycle do not qualify for next Cycle. However, they can apply for the next cycle(s). One Video of your Pitch is required to be uploaded in the form One founder can only apply with ONE idea/product/startup.
I am the Project Executive of Tech Entrepreneur.I am founder of Eventorus Event Management Company). I am Google Adwords Certified and undergraduate of BS in BBIT (Bachelors in Business Technology and Information Technology). I am secretary of Entrepreneurship in Youth Parliament of Pakistan. I am a member of Royal Aeronautical Society, Pakistan Division. I recently completes Apprenticeship in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering with specialization in Avionics from PIA Training Center.I am also diploma holder of D.A.E in Electronics Technology. I am responsible citizen, seeking an entry-level position in public relations which will utilise the organisational and communication skills developed through my involvement with Pakistan Youth and promotional work during vacations. During my degree I successfully combined my studies with work and other commitments showing myself to be self-motivated, organised and capable of working under pressure. I have a clear, logical mind with a practical approach to problem solving and a drive to see things through to completion. I enjoy working on my own initiative or in a team. In short, I am reliable, trustworthy, hardworking and eager to learn and have a genuine interest in PR. I am self motivated graduate with well developed project management and IT skills combined with a flexible attitude to work. I am a critical thinker with strong analytical skills and possess Strong team-player skills. I Have good presentation skills combining sound analytical research and clear verbal explanation. I want to Seek out new responsibilities irrespective of reward and recognition. I always Strive for quality in everything I do.