A place for startup entrepreneurs to meet in Pune
Time: August 24, 2017 from 11am to 1pm
Location: MCCIA Trade Tower, ICC Complex
Street: Senapati Bapat Road
Website or Map: http://www.nextbigideacontest…
Event Type: startup, contest
Organized By: Zone Startups India
Latest Activity: Aug 21, 2017
Zone Startups India is launching the 5th Edition of Next BIG Idea Contest in Pune in association with Startup Pune. Your startup could be one of the 5 winners of the Next BIG Idea Contest to travel on a fully paid trip, for a 2-week bespoke program in three major Canadian cities - Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.
We invite you to join us for the launch event comprising of an engaging panel discussion & networking session. The panel focuses on the 'secret sauce' that enables companies to build products that could scale beyond India's shores.
The program details are mentioned below :
Date: 24th August, 2017
Time: 11am to 1pm
Venue: Mahratta Chamber Of Commerce Industries & Agriculture, 505, A-Wing, MCCIA Trade Tower, ICC Complex, 403, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune
11:00 am - Registration & Networking
11:30 am - Welcome Remarks
11:35 am - Panel Discussion: 'Building for Global Markets'
12:00 pm - Canada's Startup Ecosystem : A moderated discussion with Canadian Provinces
12:25 pm - Launch of NBI 2017
12:45 pm - Networking over Appetizers
Mark your RSVP Here
About Next BIG Idea Contest
The Next BIG Idea Contest seeks to discover India's 5 most innovative technology companies who are looking to leverage a soft-landing opportunity to expand to North America. The contest is a “Market Access Program”, whereby the winners get to incubate their company in Canada for a two week all expense paid program. The visiting entrepreneurs receive mentorship, business development advice, customer connects, investor access and valuable international experience.
Over the past 4 years, the Next BIG Idea Contest winners have gone onto raise significant investment. Some of the past winners include CitrusPay (acquired by PayU), Vidooly, ShieldSquare, Plackal, Flip Technologies, AdSparx, Konotor (acquired by FreshDesk). Till date, NBI has soft-landed 22 Indian startups in Canada and provided them a gateway to North America.
Attend the event to know more and enter the Next BIG Idea Contest!