International Women’s Day is celebrated across the world every year on 8th March. It celebrates womanhood and pays tribute to the indomitable spirit of women across the globe. This year along with Women Day, Prayaana Labs in association with Kerala Start-up Mission(KSUM), Kerala Development and Innovation Strategic Council ( K-DISC) and APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University(KTU) celebrated the Launch Ceremony of Udaan(scaling up women ventures) and Ujjaini (launching women ventures) from 3:00-4:00 PM (IST) in the presence of the esteemed Guest of Honours, Mr. Tapan Rayguru(CEO, KSUM), Dr. (Vice-Chancellor, KTU) and Dr. Unnikrishnan P.V (Strategic advisor, K-DISC) and our visionary CEO Dr. Chandra Vadhana R. This program was hosted by Dr. Nidhi MB, Fellow IIIE, Associate Professor MED, MBCET, National Executive Council Member ISTE New Delhi.
The program started with the welcome address by Dr. Chandra Vadhana and she also gave a brief introduction about the new projects Udaan and Ujjaini and succeeded by chief guest address by Mr. Tapan Rayaguru and he also virtually inaugurated Udaan along with a curtain raiser video. The program continued with a keynote address by Dr. Rajasree and also done the inauguration ceremony of Ujjaini along with its curtain-raiser video. The felicitation speech was given by Dr. Unnikrishnan P.V and finally, the program ended with a vote of thanks by Mr. Arun Alex.