LightCastle Partners in collaboration with Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture (SFSA) and Venture Investment Partners Bangladesh (VIPB) successfully conducted 6 roadshows in North Bengal covering the greater Rangpur and Dinajpur region, a day long Boot camp and 1st Residential Training Program for the 3rd Batch of SMARTCAP program.
The consortium team conducted roadshows in Telengi Bazaar (Dinajpur), Taraganj Bazaar (Rangpur), Panga Pir Shaheb Haat (Nilphamari), Jamtoli Bazaar (Dinajpur), Chowdhury Gopalpur (Rangpur), Domar ( Nilphamari)
Approximately 300 prospective agri-entrepreneurs attended these roadshows for learning and moving to the boot camp round of the SMARTCAP program.
A day-long Boot camp held at BRAC Learning Center, Rangpur on 27 June, 2019.
Here a total of 50+ ag-entrepreneurs were evaluated based on their past experience, knowledge and business skills.
The successful participants will be moving towards the next phase of the SMARTCAP Accelerator program, the first residential program which is scheduled to be held next week from 3 July, 2019.
1st Residential Training Program:
Here over 30+ agri-entrepreneurs are being trained on agri-tech, business planning & management, entrepreneurship and exercises on Business Model Canvas.
The participants will be having their 2nd Residential Training Program on the 3rd week of July from the 15th.