Dr. Sriparna B Baruah is a pioneer in introducing Management Education in North East India and is presently heading the Centre for Industrial Extension at the Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE). To know more about her, Click here
In 2006, Dr. Sriparna Baruah got involved in promoting clusters and is a pioneer in cluster development in North East India. She became instrumental in developing the MSME sector which genuinely required initiation and propagation of the Cluster Approach.
She has been providing mentoring support to both start-ups and existing entrepreneurs. She actively got involved with action research and promoting Entrepreneurship Education. She undertook more than 26 action research on North East India
She has been proactive in various CSR initiatives on Education and Skill development taken up through funding from organisations like OIL and IFFCL. This has impacted many lives by channelizing CSR funds to sustainable activities.
SKILLING & SELF EMPLOYMENT
Skilling the youth and showing them the path to self-employment have been the prime objectives of her life. She has successfully helped School and College dropouts by initiating incubation support and facilitating self-employment.
Realizing the need for marketing of resources available in the Northeast, Dr. Sriparna Baruah has also contributed towards its development. She has been engaged in identification of market linkages and promotion of Livelihood Projects and thereby promoting rural enterprises beyond borders.