Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya

Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya |Clyto Access

Co-founder, Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ekgaon

Keynote Speaker

Expertise:

Biography:

Vijay Pratap Singh Aditya is a first generation technology entrepreneur building platform to enable access to services to rural markets for millions of farmers and rural producers. Vijay is Electrical Engineering Graduate with Post-Graduation in management from the Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal, India. Vijay’s work focusses on rural India; enabling access to markets, agriculture value chain, financial services and enterprise services for rural businesses, farmer-producers and artisans. He is considered a technology pioneer, leading rural markets analyst and agriculture economy and supply chain expert. Vijay having co-founded ekgaon 14 years back, has built the company as a network-integrator providing real-time platform where service providers compete for the under-served consumer services markets. ekgaon platforms ensure cost effective service delivery by using mobile phone apps to transmit verified and secured transaction information, traceability, impacting in cost savings as well as enhancing productivity across the farm value chain. Its flagship platform www.ekgaon.com sells 'direct from farm' produce, from its largest of its kind network of farmers and producer organisations across India. Vijay, has been included amongst 50 Social Entrepreneurs in India by the India’s premier business magazine, “The Business Outlook” in its September, 2009 special Independence Day issue. The magazine identified these entrepreneurs as “New Wealth Creators - 50 Social Entrepreneurs and how they are making India better”. Vijay was awarded the “Civil Society Citizen Karmaveer Puraskaar - Social Entrepreneur, 2012 – 13”. Vijay is part of global community of social entrepreneurs as Ashoka – Lemelson Fellow since 2008 for life and Ashoka Globalizer Fellow 2010 & 2012.

,

Related Conferences :

Agriculture and Crop Science Conference