Speaker Series Leuven: LEDsafari: from a student project to a successful start-up

Created by Maria Chiara Gulli Partner on 17-May-2017

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 at ROOM B91.300, ESAT Building, KU Leuven

Starts at 18:00 · Ends at 20:00, CET (Europe/Berlin)

  • Maria Chiara Gulli
InnoEnergy Leuven Community is happy to invite you to the second event of this academic year, with an exceptional guest speaker. Govinda Upadhyay is the co-founder of LEDsafari, a Climate-KIC start-up based in Switzerland; he won the EIT Change Award 2015 and he was also awarded with 100'000$ at "Forbes 30 Under 30, Change The World Social Entrepreneurs Competition". The main product of LEDsafari is  the innovative solar LED lamp which can be assembled without prior technical knowledge using locally available materials and resources; its vision is the empowerment of people in less privileged countries and the combination of clean energy and sustainable innovation education.
It is a honor to host such a game-changing entrepreneur and a big opportunity to understand how you can create a successful start-up out of...a student project!
Our CommUnity and Govinda Upadhyay will be waiting for you at ESAT KULeuven. Secure your place immediately at the following link: Register here.
Guest speaker:
Govinda Upadhyay, CEO and founder, LEDsafari
Wednesday 17th May, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM
ESAT Building, room  91.300, KU Leuven


6:00 PM - Welcome and short introduction to Leuven CommUnity

6:10 PM - Govinda Upadhyay: LEDsafari: from a student project to a successful start-up

6:50 PM - Time for Questions & Answers

7:00 PM - Networking with drink and food


ROOM B91.300, ESAT Building, KU Leuven

Departement Elektrotechniek-ESAT, Kasteelpark Arenberg 10, 3001 Belgium Leuven Belgium