E-Cell, IIT Madras brings to you its newest addition, the Techno-Entrepreneurship Summit, bringing out the latest and the most innovative trends in the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Aimed at establishing new horizons, the 2020 edition takes a dive into Blockchain, hailed as one of the most disruptive technologies of the decade. A highly versatile ledger system, finding usage in a multitude of industries is truly an intriguing domain for startup enthusiasts to venture into.

Designed for excellency, the summit is a 2-day, intensive journey featuring workshops and disquisitions delivered by the leading minds in the Blockchain startup industry along with a hands-on session to maximise the learning curve and deliver the best of E-Summit experience.


In this modern era of technology, Our personal data are no longer secured in the customary form of spreadsheets so in order to safeguard private data, we need a new way to store and edit it. So, here we introduce the 4th revolution dedicated towards entrepreneurship “Blockchain Technology”. Nowadays numerous startups are established in this emerging technology. Blockchains can be distributed but they can’t be copied and is a technology that increases the transparency of transactions, as everybody on the network has a copy of the ledger. Furthermore, this technology is highly advantageous to achieve business benefits, transparency, security, traceability, etc. It opens a wide variety of opportunities in the field of banking, Governance, Digital economy, Medical facilities and many more. So, here we are to teach you all Blockchain technology from scratch. So, get ready to jump in the pool of Entrepreneurial opportunities with this Summit.



D Janakiram

Professor at IIT Madras and Head of the Distributed and Object Systems Laboratory


Ishan Roy

Blockchain expert, Lead of Blockchain in Tamil Nadu e-Governance.


Satish salivati

Blockchain expert and consultant, Founder & CEO at InteliTix solutions.


Ish Goel

Serial entrepreneur, TedX speaker, CEO at Somish Blockchain Labs, Founder of GovBlocks, Certy & DEF, Amongst global top 100 blockchain influencers.


Akash Gaurav

TedX speaker, Amongst global top 100 blockchain influencer and leader, CEO at Auxesis group, IITB Alum, Founder of India's 1st blockchain company.

Timeline | 18 Jan 2020

Keynote - Blockchain: The Game Changer | Time -10:00 to 11:00 A.M

Curated lecture providing the basic insights on blockchain and discussion on the impact and opportunities of blockchain

Lecture - Cross-Industry Perspectives: The Businesses of Blockchain | Time-11:00 A.M to 12:00 P.M

Featuring CEO startup stories, innovations in blockchain and role of blockchain in governance, the lecture offers an excellent overview of the current industry questions, topics and pain points

Workshop :Tech Workshop | Time-2:00 to 5:00 P.M

Workshops offering fundamentals of blockchain curated to the requirements of current industry needs.

Timeline | 19 Jan 2020

Workshop - Business Workshop | Time-10:00 A.M to 1:00 P.M

Workshops covering the business aspects to aid the participants thrive their business ideas

Competition - Idea Proposal | Time-2:00 to 3:30 P.M

A business idea proposal round which offers a perfect backdrop in the Summit for the participants to hone their business skills and understanding on blockchain

Lecture - The Future of Blockchain | Time-3:30 to 4:00 P.M

Insights on careers in Blockchain Industry and discussion on the future of blockchain


  • Come together with professionals and peers in an environment designed to foster learning, development and great connections.
  • Curated introductions ensure you connect with that key prospect, mentor and partner. The topic led to meetups, and roundtables help facilitate a better networking experience.
  • Chance to win exciting merchandise in the Idea Proposal round
  • Certificates will be provided to the attendees.


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