On 10th December 2014GDGWI-Empresario (Entrepreneurship Club) organized a guest lecture by Mr Vinod Gupta at GDGWI campus. Mr Gupta spoke to the topic “Recent trends in starting entrepreneurial ventures”. Mr Gupta, Ex-Director of NIESBUD (National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development), an accomplished and experienced person in the field of Entrepreneurship. With more than 40 years of experience to his credit Mr Gupta is recognized as one of the pioneers in training and development in entrepreneurship in India. Mr. Gupta shared insights on how to start new ventures in India, matters to be considered before starting venture and reasons for failure of new ventures. Students from both the management and engineering programmes participated in this session.