"Who is going to make the India of tomorrow? Politicians? Social workers? IAS officers? No. It's you and me, it's us. It is the entrepreneur, who holds in the palm of his hand the power to change the destiny of this nation."
This was Shashank Dixit, an IIT Kanpur alumnus, a twenty-something CEO of two companies and keynote speaker at the launch of iDeas '09. Megabucks '09 invites you to join the community of people who are going to change India and the world in the next twenty years.
Conceptualized by the Pioneer Batch of IIT Kanpur in the year 2000, Megabucks is the ideal platform to nurture and inspire business leaders of tomorrow. In the ten years of its existence, Megabucks has led to the formation of 12 companies and sown the seed of entrepreneurship in many an eager mind. Today, Megabucks is on its way to redefining the very concept of a business and entrepreneurship meet. In addition to hosting a premier gathering of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, trade associations, technocrats, incubation hubs, start-ups and the academic fraternity, Megabucks '09 is all set to witness fierce competition among the brightest minds from all over the world in a plethora of one of their kind competitions. The stage is set for a revolution. Think you have the next next big thing? Let's find out...