Other Activities

The Knowledge Series program aims to achieve shared intelligence, improved performance, competitive advantage and higher levels of innovation through monthly workshops in the form of series of lectures and interactive sessions. These sessions are designed to enhance participants understanding and knowledge through experience and information sharing.

NYEF jointly organized, Pivot Nepal a mobile app competition with Mobile Social Networking Nepal. Pivot Nepal was an initiative to bring out entrepreneurial spirit within mobile application developer community in Nepal. It was a platform for mobile app developers and other mobile enthusiasts to bring forward their creative and innovative mobile app ideas, products and prototypes showing the potential to stand out as a sustainable business in itself. The primary objective of Pivot Nepal was to create enabling environment for developers and entrepreneurs to develop and commercialize mobile apps in Nepalese as well as international market.

A total of 116 business ideas were submitted for the competition, out of which 18 finalists were selected to go through further mentorship and coaching to develop the idea into a minimum viable product. The three category winners and the overall winner were announced in a grand finale on April 26, 2013.

The “Global Entrepreneurs Week” was celebrated worldwide from 12th to 18th November 2012. Due to the festival season in Nepal, NYEF celebrated the week long occasion from 22nd to 29th November 2012. As a part of the celebration, NYEF conducted inspirational story sharing sessions among college students. The main aim behind this was to encourage and motivate students to become entrepreneurs. The sessions were held in 14 colleges reaching over a thousand students. Ten renowned entrepreneurs conducted the sessions. There was an overwhelming positive feedback from majority of the colleges and students. The colleges also showed interest to organize such events in the future.

After the devastating earthquake in April, 2015, NYEF members and the organizations in NYEF’s network came together to help rebuild Nallu village through a project named Nallu Project. In the livelihood front, NYEF team helped to setup an irrigation system for the farmers. In the education front, the first teacher training session was successfully conducted and now the team is planning for a follow-up teachers training session and a workshop for students. NYEF also bought books, stationery, sports equipment and more for the schools and contributed books and other materials.


Want to Apply for NYEF Membership ?

NYEF is a member-driven organization working with a vision of empowering positive business thinking. You can apply for NYEF membership and contribute towards improving the country’s business environment and the promote entrepreneurship. Apart from working on a national and social issues, there are benefits to being a member of NYEF members.