Seminar on Start-Ups: Where Theory Meets Practice – October 11, 2019


We are delighted to share that Entrepreneurship Cell, Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA has organised a Seminar on Start-ups: Where Theory Meets Practice on the 11th October, 2019 from 12:00 noon to 2:30 pm in the seminar hall.

About the Resource Persons

Mr. Pradip R Subramaniam, Chief Innovation Officer, Livpure Pvt. Ltd. (A SAR Group Company)

Experienced Techno – Commercial Entrepreneur with 25+ Years of experience in the area of Smart / Frugal & Disruptive Technologies with focus on Water & Air Domain including IOT/Sensing having worked in Global Multi-national Corporations like GE, Philips (last Job as a Director), Hitachi, PepsiCo, LG. Presently also running a Start up with Cleantech as Mr. Pradip’s focus area is Smart Cities including EV infrastructure. Work with companies like Bosch/GE and many more having developed a set of Smart City Air & Water IOT Devices. Has 25+ Patents in his Start-up / MNC companies where he worked. He is an MS from Georgia Tech, Atlanta with Mechatronics Engineering from India with 5 Gold Medals and being a University First Ranker in his B.Tech at Gujarat University. Also worked closely on Smart City project with CPCB Directors like Dr Kaamyotra & Dr Kartikeyan.

Mr. Animesh Katiyar, Founder Fur Ball Story | Alumnus, SLS,NOIDA (Batch 2011-16)

A lawyer turned entrepreneur. As a Type-1 Diabetic Patient, he was surprised when one day he got to foster 2 puppies at his law school (SLS, NOIDA) - this is when he realised how relaxed & calm he felt. This was therapeutic not just mentally, but physically as well, since his blood sugar level became stable. With this insight, he researched & found out that his experience wasn't an anomaly - there were case studies to back this thesis!

Life is about serendipitous omens - he took inspiration from this, left his legal practice, sold his Kawasaki Ninja to seed his business. FurBall Story is now a renowned brand name in the pet space - furry army provides animal assisted therapy sessions at 100+ enterprises such as Sequoia Capital, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas, WeWork, MakeMyTrip, Mullen Lowe Lintas, Leo Burnett, to name a few. Their service dogs are popular & frequently hang out at the Bombay International Airport, with renowned celebs such as Dia Mirza, Siddharth Malhotra, Ayushman Khurana, Nora Fatehi, Aishwarya Rai Bachan, Shilpa Shetty. He is currently building Floofers : a one-stop solution for making pet parents' experience hassle free.

Ms. Sonal, WhiteCub, Vegan Nutrition, Dairy Free – Gluten Free Business, Startup Name – WhiteCub

Ms Sonal is the director of Compassionate Choices Pvt. Ltd. She is the founder and CEO of WhiteCub. She has an experience of over two decades of intensive research in vegan nutrition. Her work at WhiteCub made the brand win the PETAVegan Food Award 2014. She is herself the winner of prestigious Government of India’s Department of Science & Technology’s WEE Foundation Award of Excellence 2017. She won the Cherie Blair Foundation – Dhriti Award 2017, TIE Power to SME Spirit of Manufacturing Awards – Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. A typical day in her life sees her occupied at WhiteCub and also handholding many such people in their diet who want to avoid dairy. 

Ms. Neha Bhatia, The Prodigal Cook Farms, Organic Farming, Organic Food

Ms. Neha is the Chief Experience Officer at The Prodigal Cook Farms. She holds a Bachelors in Economics (Hons) from Lady Sri Ram College in Delhi and majored in Public Policy and Economics (MPA) at London School of Economics.

Ms. Neha worked extensively in social research and monitoring & evaluation travelling across villages in both India and East Africa. She has served as a consultant in organizations like Youth Business International (London), Rutuba (Kenya), Pratham India, Development Alternatives, and JPAL on developmental research in education, farmers and food policy as well as sustainability. Currently, she is also involved in developing a program for promoting Women Agripreneurship in India. Also, an India representative for IMPACT - an international organization to promote social entrepreneurship networks between India and other countries, she mentors on design thinking in social entrepreneurship. 

Day, Date, Time and Venue

Friday, October 11, 2019 | 12:00noon – 02:30pm

Seminar Hall, Third Floor, Academic Block, Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA

Contact Person

Dr. Surya Rashmi Rawat,
Associate Professor & Head-Entrepreneurship Cell, Symbioiss Law School, NOIDA

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