Initiate your own future

About the event

Isn’t it that you want to initiate your own future?
We know you have a creative idea but lost with the question - HOW TO START?
The world is full of magical things, patiently waiting for your wits to go sharper. Here is a workshop for those who prefer to take the road, not yet taken. If you have the mettle to morph yourself as the most innovative entrepreneur. Then buckle up, here is the ladder to the pinnacle. Canvas in partnership with ENI, IIMB presents Art-o-preneurship for the enthusiasts with off the wall business ideas. It is an activity cum knowledge sharing workshop, which will deftly lift the skill set of the participants with the guidance provided by the esteemed speaker. This workshop is formulated to explore almost all hiccups encountered in the initial phase of a start-up.

The speaker

Gagan Jain


Gagan Jain is a pioneer in the start-up and e-commerce space and a management professional with over two decades of international experience. He is the founder of, a unique brand of stylish hand painted lifestyle products. He is also the co-founder of Puzzle Desh, a Singapore based startup. He is also the author of book- The startup dairies.
Prior to his own entrepreneurial ventures, Gagan played a key role in setting up operations for several of the startups like including Moneysaver (now Snapdeal) and Mad(e) in India.
Gagan holds a P.G. Diploma in Marketing. His interests include teaching and writing. He is also a visiting faculty of reputed B-Schools in India and abroad.
In 2014, he was honoured as one of the ’50 Most Talented Retail professionals in India’ by the Asian Retail Congress.


It is a design house of apparels and home décor based in Indore, India – out on a mission to inspire aesthetics in your eating, drinking, sleeping, wearing and pretty much your living. As a bonus, Rang Rage is happy to create a strong social impact on the artists and their families.
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Workshop session will be divided into 3 parts:

  • Activity
  • Journey as an entrepreneur
  • Business of art or factory at home concept

Participants will have to pay a sum of ₹250/- for registration


  • Date: 6th August, 2017.
  • Timings: 2pm onwards


Certificate of participation

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For any doubts regarding Art-o-preneurship, please contact: Ritu Kumari

  • Phone
    +91 95701 74325