NR Narayana Murthy will chair the team of the jury for selection of opening TiE Global Entrepreneurship Awards, 2020.
TiE Global announces Global Entrepreneurship Awards. This award is meant for entrepreneurs acknowledging and encouraging their entrepreneurial excellence and the support systems. The awards have been scheduled to be declared and presented on 10th December 2020. This is going to be attended by above 20k entrepreneurs from across the globe. Specifically, 6 of Outstanding Entrepreneurs and Ecosystem Players are going to be acknowledged this year. A prominent team of jury that comprises of eminent personalities from across the globe will be chaired by N.R. Narayan Murthy will do the selection. He is going to be the head of the jury of the awards.
TiE Global Awards is an initiative made in tune with the aim of TiE to encourage entrepreneurship. According to Mahavir Sharma, TiE Global Chair, the company (TiE) has been in efforts with entrepreneurs for around 30 years to encourage entrepreneurship. It is glad to have been exceptional in terms of excelling entrepreneurship ecosystem.
According to Kali Gadiraju, a member of TiE Global Board of Trustees who also chairs the award claims that a couple of awards are there for honouring the lifetime achievements of entrepreneurs. There are four awards meant for acknowledging excellent entrepreneurs, and also there are four awards to acknowledge entrepreneurs who have made incredible Unicornsin significant, efficient, and thoroughly creative. For maintaining fairness in selection, the team has to be led by prominent professors Dr.Bala Balachandran of Kellogg School of Management and Prof. Kavil Ramachandran of Indian School of Business.”
Other prominent names in the jury includeDr. Jagdish Sheth, Emory University, Gururaj Deshpande, Sparta Group LLP, Ms. Ping Fu, Cofounder Geomagic, Dr. Simon Galpin, Sr. Advisor Bahrain Economic Dev Board, Richard Kalgaard, Publisher Forbes Magazine, Dr.Orna Berry, Chief Scientist Israel, Dr. Steven Sonsonio, Professor London Business School, Tim Draper, Founder Draper University.
According to Sridhar Reddy, Chair for the TiE Global Summit, the event will be conducted virtually for uninterrupted 60 hours. The event is entrepreneurship 360 and will have more than 250 speakers, and there will be more than 500 strategic one-one start-up-mentor meetings. More than 200 investors over the globe will also take part in the event.
TiE, also known as IndUSEntrepreneurs, is one of the most prominent non-profit organisations to encourage entrepreneurship. It has managed to impact more than $200 billion US through angel and networking events, a major part of which involves Indians, aiming to provide greater scope for entrepreneurs in India. The event has helped more than 50k students, budding entrepreneurs, and women by providing much needed mentoring. At global level, they organise thousands of events throughout the year. However, TiE Global Summit is claimed as the most prominent and acknowledged event of all.
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TiE was established 28 years past in Silicon Valley. Currently, there are 15000 members, part of it, spanning across 14 nations. They are associated with entrepreneurial ecosystem players, ranging from Angel Networks, VCs, Incubators, Accelerators, Educational Institutions, Governments, Corporate, and NGOs to encourage entrepreneurship.