Mentor–on-Road Programme

Covering 18 states, 27 cities, in 65 days, mentoring 6000+ companies by traveling 9400+ Kms cross country.

Mentor on Road, ( is a concept envisaged by Mr. Jagat Shah, the Founder and Chief Mentor of Cluster Pulse, an Economic Development agency and Global Network, an International Trade advisory firm. The mentor will be traveling across India​ ​​covering 18 states, 27 cities, in 65 days, mentoring 6000+ companies by traveling 9400+ Kms.

​ Malviya Centre for Innovation, Incubation & Entrepreneurship would host this programme on 20, 21st August in its E-hall. All interested are invited for this interactive mentoring meet.

Based on a telephonic discussion with Dr. Mishra, the young entrepreneurs of Ramnagar Industrial Association will also be joining this session.

​In the gathering we will share tips on international market access and deliver a presentation on Make in India with overseas joint ventures for SME’s as an option.

Mentor on Road project is aimed at supporting rural enterprises, MSMEs, Start ups & young professionals who seek guidance & networking support for their business, talent and ideas.

Mentor on Road shall provide an opportunity to the beneficiary companies to connect them to international markets through various modes like Skype meetings, Video conference, Email introductions, Whatsapp, Social media etc. 3500 live business contacts of India & abroad will be moving with the mentor in the car, by way of visiting cards. Companies will be constantly supported by the mentor, Jagat Shah along with a local mentor from each city who will be their local support for day to day solutions. Mentors shall also be offering solutions to companies to their pain points in areas of finance, marketing, production, HR, IPR, innovations etc through our partner network like technology partner, banking partner, hospitality partner, GPS partner, mileage partner, logistics partner, digital partner & insurance partner. These partners will come to each location to address the companies. GPS system installed in the car will track the car movement.

The programme has mentors from four countries : Manitoba – Canada, Germany, USA & China who will support the trip in-between geographic segments.

Industry associations & Academic partners like engineering colleges & MBA schools in each city will spread the word of our arrival to their member industry & student ecosystem. Partners will get branding opportunity in the project website, brochures, in the car that moves on the road, presentations, films, banners, social media, press, radio and TV media. The partner can also share their ideas & activities under the project of Mentor on Road to support businesses and the community during interactions with all stakeholders in the field. We shall be organizing interactions of 50 to 200+ companies at each location with local industry associations & management / engineering education institutions.

The programme would be touching 6000 companies directly in 26 cities besides Ahmedabad such as​ Surat, Nashik, Pune, Belgaum, Panaji, Mangaluru, Kochi, Madurai, Coimbatore, Mysore, Vijayawada, Vizag, Raipur, Bhubaneshwar, Kolkata, Jamshedpur, Patna, Varanasi, Kanpur, Dehradun, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Delhi, Jaipur, Indore​.