Indian Institute of Plantation Management (IIPM), Bangalore (promoted by Ministry of Commerce and Industry, GOI) and Coffee Board have developed a short-term executive programme that would provide an overview of the potential for Coffee entrepreneurship. A Reach-out–Coffee Entrepreneurship is being organized in Kolkata from 20-22 March, 2014.
The objective of the reach-out programme on Coffee Entrepreneurship is to provide significant Techno-Managerial knowledge by nascent coffee entrepreneurs, IIPM faculty and technical experts to establish and manage high-growth coffee business.
The coffee business owners or coffee retailers, coffee roasting and grinding mill owner,or any person in the coffee sector can apply for the program and join in.
The programme will have modules relating to the establishment and management of Coffee roasting and grinding business and,Coffee retailing businesses.
The programmes have distinct modules on assessment of Coffee quality and, business planning for Coffee businesses.
The programmme is limited to a batch size of 20 participants only,and last date to apply for the programme is 15 March, 2014.