Jun 22, 2021 | AS Team
~The virtual event saw a reach of 5 Lakh students, budding entrepreneurs and working professionals~
~Sandeep Aggarwal, Founder, and CEO, Droom and leadership team at Droom mentored the attendees to be future ready and well equipped
Following its tradition to create a highly anticipated and exclusive entrepreneurial opportunity for the budding entrepreneurs and e-commerce enthusiasts, Droom, India’s pioneering online automobile transactional marketplace, hosted its 9th edition of its annual E-commerce Day today. The event saw active participation of over 600 attendees from renowned business schools, technical institutes, budding entrepreneurs and e-commerce buffs. The event consisted of numerous sessions, which allowed the attendees to directly interact with Droom's Founder & CEO, Sandeep Aggarwal and other dynamic leadership members of Droom.
Students from reputed universities / colleges such as IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Indore, IIM Kashipur, IIM Shillong, IIM Udaipur, IIM Rohtak, IIFT, IMT Ghaziabad, NMIMS, SP Jain, IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Roorkee, MNIT, Delhi University Campuses, Bennett University, Amity University participated in the event and learned the nuances of entrepreneurship and the e-commerce industry through multiple fascinating sessions. It was a highly interactive event, filled with pep talks and brainstorming sessions, showcasing Droom’s unicorn journey highlights. Furthermore, through experience sharing sessions, Sandeep and Droom’s leadership shared challenges and potential solutions of their professional journey and advised the young entrepreneurs to build on their ideas & passion. At the event, Sandeep continuously emphasised the role of new-age technologies and transformation brought by digital and modernistic approach in all industries and domains. It is no surprise that the inspirational journey of Sandeep along with the brand itself, ignited an entrepreneurial spirit inside the young entrepreneurs.
In his keynote address, Mr. Sandeep Aggarwal, Founder and CEO, Droom, said, “We are very happy to see the response and participation of the young and budding entrepreneurs for the 9th edition of Ecommerce Day. It is heartening to see that young minds are ready to take the baton forward to ensure the continuation of the ongoing digital revolution in the country. Our annual meet-up of e-commerce day event is planned to ensure that the youth are armed to take on any hurdle that comes their way and make the most of this growing industry. We feel that these young minds of budding entrepreneurs will be making history in the entrepreneurship and economic growth segment of our country, and we plan to back them in all possible aspects”.
The sessions included a panel discussion and a quiz segment. The event concluded with the announcement of contest winners via Twitter and a motivating closing note by Sandeep Aggarwal. The event is continuously receiving positive feedback from the attendees on social media platforms.
Droom is a tech and data science-driven online automobile marketplace, which offers 21st-century experience in buying and selling automobiles in India. As a marketplace, Droom offers Great Selection, Low Prices, Trust, Transparency, and Convenience second to none. Droom has 600K+ automobiles to choose from with a listed inventory of $14Bn+ from over 20K+ Auto Dealers and presence in 1,091 cities. Droom has 6.5 Mn+ Facebook followers, making it the largest auto-focused community in India.
Droom has built an entire eco-system around used automobiles for the digital economy, including Orange Book Value (used vehicle pricing engine | 460 Mn+ Queries), ECO (1,000+ points vehicle inspection | 152K+ inspections), History (history records for used vehicles | Database of 250 Mn+ vehicles), Discovery (dozens of pre-buying research tools), and Financial Services (Loan & Insurance).
With an 80% market share of the automobile transactions online, Droom is India’s largest automobile platform online and among the largest E-Commerce companies. Droom is among the most trusted consumer internet brands in India often recognized for its innovative approach and technology and is backed by marquee global investors.