Wrapping Nava Udhyamshala-Academic Incubation Program at Hetauda School of Management


i. Nava Udhyami Haatbazar (Morning Event)

Nava Udhyami Haatbazar, a showcasing platform for aspiring entrepreneurs took place in the early morning of April 7, 2021 from 8 am to 10 am at the Hetauda School of Management and Social Sciences ground. A total of seven exhibitors were present showcasing their own products. These exhibitors were the students of the college mixed with the incubated and non-incubated students. Around 500 students and college faculty members visited the exhibition. 


ii. Demo Day (Evening Event)

Demo Day the final graduation day of incubees was held towards the later half of the day at the premises of HSMSS Hall. Various industrialist and bankers were present as the guest in this event. Mr. Anurag Adhikari who is also the working committee member of HSM Biz Creator Lab emcee the overall program. Mr. Ram Pandit Khanal inaugurated the event with a welcome speech. After welcome speech, Mr. Niraj Khanal, CEO of Antarprerana gave the keynote speech on fostering entrepreneurship in Nepal. The event was focused on the business pitching of incubees. The incubees were provided 15 minutes for their respective business pitch. Mr. Dev Prasad Shrestha, Chairperson of HSMSS also discussed on importance of entrepreneurial development and he also praised incubees for their business and business ideas. Mr. Lekhraj Pokhrel from industrial side, Ms. Subbha Nepal from bank and Mr. Pradyumna Upadhyay from mentor side provided their view regarding the program and praised students for the business pitch. They also stated that they will provide necessary support if any required by the student in the future. 

Ms. Narayani Gaha, Program Manager of Antarprerana talked about the Academic Incubation program and reflected the journey of incubation program of HSMSS. Toward the end of program, token of love and certificates were provided to the respective chief guest and students. In the end of program, Mr. Puran Bahadur Joshi, Principal of HSMSS provided the closing remarks including the way forward messages.