NEN invites entrepreneurs to IBM-NEN Mentor Mela on 6 August 2011 at Chennai


The National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN), in association with IBM, is organizing the IBM-NEN Mentor Melas. The Mentor Melas are twelve extensive mentoring sessions to be held in Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Pune and the NCR. The sessions are designed to provide entrepreneurs an opportunity to spend time one-on-one with 3 different mentors to discuss challenges that they are currently facing in their business.The Mentor Melas will be organized by the NEN Trust and IBM will bring in their expert resources as mentors at each Mentor Mela session.

  • Each Mentor Mela session will pair 30 NEN Entrepreneur with 3 different IBM Experts each.
  • Every entrepreneur will have 45 minutes, 1:1 with the 3 mentors to discuss any three concerns or challenges that he/she faces
  • Mentees will be pre-matched to the mentors based on challenges that he/she faces in different functional areas

Upcoming Mentor Mela: 6 Aug 2011 at Chennai at Loyola College

Who can Apply?

·Startups, early-growth stage ventures or even seasoned entrepreneurs facing growth challenges.

·Anyone who has a well researched idea but is uncertain how to implement it.

·Entrepreneurs whose ventures are in the prototype or pre-revenue stage.

·Entrepreneurs who are looking to scale up their businesses.

How to Apply?

If you want to apply to enroll for our upcoming Mentor Mela, Download the application form and send it

The Application Form is available under "Download Materials."

The last date to apply for this Mentor Mela is 23rd July 2011.

For details, visit


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