“Rural India Business Conclave to Promote Agri-preneurs” organized

9 - 13 June, 2022, Kasargod

The Kalpa Agri-Business Incubator, ICAR-Central Plantation Crops Research Institute, Kasaragod, Kerala in collaboration with Kerala Start-Up jointly organized the “Rural India Business Conclave - 2022 (RIBC 2.0)” from 9th to 13th June, 2022.

“Rural India Business Conclave to Promote Agri-preneurs” organized  “Rural India Business Conclave to Promote Agri-preneurs” organized

The Chief Guest, Shri Rajmohan Unnithan, Member of Parliament, Kasaragod, Kerala inaugurated the Conclave.

Shri N.A. Nellikunnu, MLA, Kasaragod, Kerala and Prof. H. Venkateshwarulu, Vice-Chancellor, Central University of Kerala were among the Guests of Honor.

Earlier, welcoming the dignitaries, Dr. Anitha Karun, Director, ICAR-CPCRI, Kasargod briefed about the main objective of the Conclave. Dr. Karun stated that the programme could network the Knowledge Partners, Entrepreneurs and Financial Institutions for the inclusive Agri-business development.

The Conclave witnessed a wide array of activities like Rural-Agri Tech Hackathon, Funder’s Talks, Expert’s Talks, Panel Discussions, Startup Pitch, Interdisciplinary Workspace for Innovative Research, Investors Meet and Dream Big Kalpa, etc.

The Institute also signed the two Memorandums of Understanding during the occasion.

(Source: ICAR-Central Plantation Crops Research Institute, Kasargod, Kerala)