Entrepreneurship For Mariners


Speakers :
Capt. Nikunj Parashar
Seats :

Completed

Date & Time :
30/04/2020 at 7:00 PM IST
Price :
FREE
Duration :
1 hrs

Event Sessions


Session 1 :
30/04/2020 at 7:00 PM IST   To   30/04/2020 at 8:00 PM IST  (1 Hours)


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Have you ever wondered that despite having fair amount of funds from very early in life, many relevant skills and a burning desire to be on their own why we mariners are unable to set-up their own business?

This webinar is for all the mariners who have wanted to be on their own and wanted some guidance on how to succeed.

Key points covered in the webinar will be:

  • What is entrepreneurship
  • Difference between Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship and how one feeds onto others
  • What are the key skills or may be ONE KEY SKILL required to take the plunge and succeed
  • Is Entrepreneurship for you?
  • Planning for entrepreneurship..
  • Top 3/5 steps required to finally start..
  • Typical Journey and key DO’s and Dont’s
  • Support Ecosystem for mariners (Maritime accelerators, mentorship etc..)
  • A quick glimpse on how a Maritime Accelerator works

This webinar is a must attend for anyone who has any thoughts/aspirations to start their own business whether related to shipping or not

Words are probably not enough to describe what Capt. Nikunj has accomplished but here is the brief profile.

Capt. Prashar has spent 14 years at sea and was in command of a VLCC. He has from than on gone to become the founder CEO of M/s Oceanos BV, Rotterdam and M/S Sagar Defence Engineering Pvt. Ltd.

Oceanos B.V. develops systems which are truly unique, robustly engineered for long endurance ocean missions and simple features not dependent on type and size of vessel, propulsion. Having plug and play and auto learning feature in combination with high tech sensors for a range of applications such as met ocean science, survelliance, monitoring marine life such as whales and dolphins, surveying large area Autonomously.

In the course of his fulfilling career, Mr. Nikunj Parashar has been bestowed with numerous awards, appreciations, and accolades. He is well deserving of all the recognition that comes his way. His line of work and service activities speak for itself. He has an impressive portfolio for which he has received immense appreciation from renowned and celebrated institutions not just in India but also abroad. Mr. Parashar has represented India on multiple occasions internationally. He has made the country proud with his list of glorious achievements.

Some of the major awards bestowed to Capt. Nikunj are as follows:

  • Awarded by Prime Minister of India as the Best Maritime Start-up of the country in April 2016.
  • DP- World Prize 2016 at Maritime India Summit
  • Awarded by IIM, Ahmedabad as one of the top ten start-ups out of 19000 Ideas in September 2016.
  • Awarded as one of the top ten maritime start of the world by Port XL, Netherland in February 2017.
  • NASSCOM Technology and leadership award
  • Awarded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, the Grant of 5 Lakh in February 2016.
  • Selected by the Ministry of Electronics as one of the top ten start-ups in Electronic System Design and Manufacturing in September 2015.
  • Represented India at Global Cleantech Summit in LA, USA
  • Awarded as the Best Start-up of the country in Aerospace and Defence by Indian Electronic and Semiconductor Association in July 2017.
  • Awarded by MIT, Texas, USA as one of the top five disruptive technology companies in June 2017.
  • Grant from Economic Times Power of Idea
  • Economic Times Power of Idea
  • Best Start Up Award in Electronic design and Manufacturing

Being an ardent learner and an advocate of gaining knowledge, Mr. Parashar believes in keeping himself up to date with the latest technological advancements. Since it is vital that all the latest technologies are used to their highest potential, he ensures that learning is a constant practice.

Especially in such high-risk areas like shipment and shipping operations, where being quick and equipped is key. Being a hoarder of knowledge, he has studied several shipment subjects in detail. Following are the significant paper presentations made by him on national as well as international platforms.

  • Presented a Technical Paper Autonomous Shipping at Rotterdam, Netherlands, Haven congress on shipping in April 2017.
  • Presented a Technical Paper at the Confederation of Indian Industries International Seminar on the subject of Unmanned Systems in September 2016.
  • Presented a Technical Paper at the Confederation of Indian Industries International Conference on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in October 2015.

The webinar would consist of the following:

  • A 30-35 minute presentation by Capt. Nikunj where he would discuss the above-mentioned topics based on his personal experience.
  • 20-25 minutes of Q&A wherein Capt. Nikunj would take questions
  • A quick feedback survey about the webinar


About the Speakers


Capt. Nikunj Parashar
CEO OCEANOS B.V,

Capt. Prashar has spent 14 years at sea and was in command of a VLCC. He has from than on gone to become the founder CEO of M/s Oceanos BV, Rotterdam and M/S Sagar Defence Engineering Pvt. Ltd.

Oceanos B.V. develops systems which are truly unique, robustly engineered for long endurance ocean missions and simple features not dependent on type and size of vessel, propulsion. Having plug and play and auto learning feature in combination with high tech sensors for a range of applications such as met ocean science, survelliance, monitoring marine life such as whales and dolphins, surveying large area Autonomously.

In the course of his fulfilling career, Mr. Nikunj Parashar has been bestowed with numerous awards, appreciations, and accolades. He is well deserving of all the recognition that comes his way. His line of work and service activities speak for itself. He has an impressive portfolio for which he has received immense appreciation from renowned and celebrated institutions not just in India but also abroad. Mr. Parashar has represented India on multiple occasions internationally. He has made the country proud with his list of glorious achievements.

Some of the major awards bestowed to Capt. Nikunj are as follows:

  • Awarded by Prime Minister of India as the Best Maritime Start-up of the country in April 2016.
  • DP- World Prize 2016 at Maritime India Summit
  • Awarded by IIM, Ahmedabad as one of the top ten start-ups out of 19000 Ideas in September 2016.
  • Awarded as one of the top ten maritime start of the world by Port XL, Netherland in February 2017.
  • NASSCOM Technology and leadership award
  • Awarded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, the Grant of 5 Lakh in February 2016.
  • Selected by the Ministry of Electronics as one of the top ten start-ups in Electronic System Design and Manufacturing in September 2015.
  • Represented India at Global Cleantech Summit in LA, USA
  • Awarded as the Best Start-up of the country in Aerospace and Defence by Indian Electronic and Semiconductor Association in July 2017.
  • Awarded by MIT, Texas, USA as one of the top five disruptive technology companies in June 2017.
  • Grant from Economic Times Power of Idea
  • Economic Times Power of Idea
  • Best Start Up Award in Electronic design and Manufacturing.




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