IIM-Lucknow and RBI Collaborate for UP Fintech Bootcamp
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IIM-Lucknow and RBI Collaborate for UP Fintech Bootcamp

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In In a groundbreaking initiative aimed at democratizing access to Fintech education and resources, the Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow’s Enterprise Incubation Centre (IIML EIC) and the Reserve Bank Innovation Hub (RBIH) are joining forces to launch the UP Fintech Futurepreneurs Bootcamp. This collaborative effort, in association with StartinUP, is set to kick off in six cities across Uttar Pradesh on February 8.

The bootcamp, strategically organized in Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, and Noida, seeks to unlock the potential for growth and development within the state. Aspiring entrepreneurs in the Fintech sector will benefit from an immersive learning experience designed to equip them with the necessary skills and knowledge to navigate the dynamic landscape of financial technology.

A key feature of the event will be an exclusive Master Class on design thinking with a significant emphasis on customer-centricity. Workshops will also cover startup-centric government policies and national-level programs available for entrepreneurs. Professor Anadi Saran Pande, the Faculty-in-charge at IIML EIC, expressed enthusiasm about the initiative, stating, "This is a testament to our commitment to nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit in diverse regions. We believe that empowering Fintech entrepreneurs will contribute to the growth and innovation of the financial technology sector in UP".

The UP Fintech Futurepreneurs Bootcamp is poised to foster the growth of innovative startups, providing a platform for entrepreneurs to connect, learn, and contribute to the burgeoning Fintech landscape in Uttar Pradesh. This collaborative effort reflects a strategic partnership between academia and the industry, signaling a commitment to fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in the realm of financial technology.