EDEX Entrepreneur is an initiative launched to promote entrepreneurship and assist aspiring entrepreneurs in Sri Lanka by creating an Entrepreneur eco-system.
Among our activities are;
- Raise awareness about entrepreneurship among schools, universities, vocational training institutes, and general public.
- Assist those who are venturing in with starts-up by providing guidance on technical, legal, financial and marketing aspects.
- Collaborate with various entities and entrepreneurial programmes operating in isolation to enhance an entrepreneur eco-system.
EDEX Entrepreneurship Zone is an awareness campaign held in concurrence with EDEX Expo & Job Fair. Launched in 2016, the E-Zone’s main objective is to create interest and awareness among exhibition visitors. Seminars are organized with successful entrepreneurs and inventors as resource person. Further, there will be counselors to assist the entrepreneurs.
EDEX Entrepreneurship Zone 2017
This year the Entrepreneur Zone is sponsored by Bharti Airtel Lanka.
The E-Zone will offer the visiting entrepreneurs the following services:
✓ Advise on company registration
✓ Technical support
✓ Financial support
✓ Loan schemes
✓ Affordable workspaces
✓ Registrations with Start-up support programmes/ Incubators
✓ Web designing at an affordable cost
✓ Helping entrepreneurs to access networks
✓ Seminars from successful entrepreneurs
* Some of the offers are available at a very low price.
Entrepreneurship Zone 2016
The 2016 E-Zone was held in collaboration with National Enterprise Development Authority (NEDA), Startup Sri Lanka initiative of SLAASCOM, Young Business Sri Lanka (YBSL) initiative of Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) as strategic partners. The inaugural edition was sponsored by Dialog Ideamart.
E-Zone 2016 Presenters
E-Zone 2016 Counselors