About the activity:
IFT Season 3 has been announced!
The theme for this season is ‘Education Redefined‘. We are looking at 25,000+ students from across the country sharing their ideas on how to reimagine education in the new normal – identifying problems in the current education system (pre/post pandemic), converting them into opportunities and building innovative solutions to solve them. As usual, we expect brilliant ideas, great mentors, amazing juries and a great platform coming together to generate exciting business ideas!
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Brief Description :
India’s Future Tycoons (IFT) is the country’s first entrepreneurship search and mentoring competition exclusively for young adults. It’s a fantastic opportunity to present your ideas to a panel of experts, mentors and investors, who will evaluate them and pick the Top 24.
IFT has emerged as a leading national platform for young adults to showcase their ideas & build ventures. IFT students are taught to build an Entrepreneurial Mindset, to search for different perspectives and then create sustainable solutions. IFT will train you in Problem Solving, Creative Thinking and Design Thinking, helping you build a robust execution plan around your idea.
IFT Season 2 saw participation from 7100 students across 330+ schools & 130+ Indian cities. All participants came in with a common purpose – How to Solve India’s Water Crisis.
IFT Season 2 partnered with UN GCNI, Atal Innovation Mission, Kotak Mahindra Bank & many others to bring a unique experience to participants. Regional rounds were held in different cities, mentors were invited, & ideas were discussed. Top 24 teams from across the country were invited to a 3-day Residential Bootcamp.
At the Bootcamp, students were exposed to Start Up entrepreneurs, Mentors, Design Thinkers, Prototype makers & Branding Specialists. They listened to inspirational stories, shared their ideas, worked with experts & built amazing business plans.
Winners went home with super-cool prizes like Ipads, Cellphones, Headphones, Speakers apart from Cash. More importantly, the Top 3 ideas have been shared with partner events & competitions for further support. And UN GCNI will showcase the Top ideas on their platform
IFT is open for students between 13 & 17 years of age
Schedule Flow :
Entitlements (in the place of):
- Certificates for all participants
- Prizes for winners
- Mentorship for selected teams