EMERGE 2019 is the Entrepreneurship day organized by the ENTREPRENEURSHIP CIRCLE of Faculty of Business on 8th November 2019 held at NSBM Green University auditorium. The occasion was held with the esteemed presence of Prof. E A Weerasinghe Vice-Chancellor of NSBM Green University and Ms. Thilini De Silva Dean Faculty of Business, Ms. Anne Pathiranage Head of Academics Faculty of Business, senior lecturer Professor Ganga Karunathilake, Mistresses in charge of the circle Ms. Bhasuri Amaratunga, Ms. Sashini Gayanika and Ms Jayani Perera and Master in charge Mr. Kasun Dissanayake.
The invited guests who graced the day and motivated the budding entrepreneurs towards a path of success are Dr. Rohita Silva, Chairman of COYLE and owner of IDAC (Pvt) Ltd, Dr. Udaya Indrarathna Senior Advisor – Chairman’s Office, Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority and CEO/ Sector Head – Leisure Sector, Softlogic PLC, Mr. Thilak Dissanayake – engineer, entrepreneur and inventor and Ms. Janaki Katriarachchi – winner of the Woman Entrepreneur Award and founder of Three Star farms and Ranbath Organic Foods (Pvt) Ltd.
This was the first live event conducted by a student circle at NSBM Green University and held the grand finale of the Biztycoon business plan competition where after a month of competitions finalists competed to win the final trophy and the cash prize.
1st place – Sashintha and team from Faculty of Business
2nd place- Pubuditha and team from Faculty of Computing
3rd place- Sahas and Kavindri from Faculty if Business
It was an awe-inspiring event organized by the Entrepreneurship Circle where budding entrepreneurs at NSBM Green University showed their talents and skills.