About KTES

A three day Entrepreneurship Summit KTES 2019 was held during 2019 and it was highly successful. It's because of the support, guidance and cooperation received from several organizations.
The 2 edition of KTES is planned in Feb 2020 and it is a 3 day Entrepreneurship Summit on 13, 14, 15 Feb 2020. This is intended to be a mega event with its focus on building start-up ecosystem and entrepreneurship spirit in tier 2 and tier 3 cities. This is a unique program compared to other summits / conclaves in terms of theme, location and events.

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Focus Area

Health Care


Renewable Energy






Expected Outcome

  • To bring together different facets of issues surrounding entrepreneurship in the era of innovation in tier 2 & tier 3 cities
  • Opportunities for the promotion of Start-ups and Entrepreneurship
  • Commercialization of Research and Development (R & D).
  • To foster entrepreneurial initiatives and activities in the campus and off-the-campus.
  • Provide a platform for the ‘aspiring entrepreneurs’ to have hands-on experience before they can finally enter the market.
  • Adoption of knowledge for innovation and technology transfer.
  • It brings together the academic community, venture capitalists, new age entrepreneurs and all those passionate about entrepreneurship to a common ground
  • Setting up of 10 start-ups by the end of 2020, 25 start-ups by 2025 and 100 by 2030 with job generation of at least 100, 250, 1000 respectively.

Target Participants

Young Professionals

Registration Details


Students/ Research Scholars/ Alumni


Faculty Delegates


Industry Delegates


Registration fees for stall

Registration fee excludes accommodation. In case accommodation is required in College Dormitory (on sharing basis), please add Rs.600/- extra. Accommodation in city hotels is available in the range of Rs. 500 - Rs.5,000 per day.

How to Apply:

Submit to the Summit Coordinator the duly-filled in Registration form (along with online payment of registration fee) on or before 31st Jan 2020. Registration fee is also payable by NEFT, as per the following details:

  • In favour of: PRINCIPAL JNNCE
  • Branch: JNNCE Branch
  • IFS Code : CNRB0006322
  • Bank: Canara Bank/-
  • Current Account No: 6322201000004

Address for Communication:

Mallesh Kumar K S
Summit Coordinator
K-Tech District Innovation Associate (K-DIA) NAIN, K-Tech District Innovation Hub
Project Manager, CIE
Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering,
Shivamogga, Karnataka

Key Speakers & Resource Persons

Central & State Govt Ministers
CEOs / Managing Directors
Investors, Bankers
Successful Entrepreneurs
Educationists & Researchers
Technology Experts

Event Sponsors