Startup Master Class

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Date and Time

Start: 2016-09-03 , 8:30 AM
End: 2016-09-03 , 18:30 PM


The Westin Pune Koregaon Park THE WESTIN PUNE KOREGAON PARK 36/3-B, Koregaon Park Anne


Number: 9158982861

Alumni Association IIT Kanpur, Bengaluru Chapter has been organizing SMC over past few years. SMC is targeted towards promoting entrepreneurship in India by creating and fostering an ecosystem for entrepreneurs, mentors and investors alike. 3rd edition of SMC was held in Bangaluru in February 2016 and was attended by about 800 relevant professionals, with more than 350 start-ups, 40 investors (Angels and VCs) and many mentors.
Key highlights of SMC in Pune:

• Keynote address by Mr. N. R. Narayana MURTHY
• Address by Mr. Ramesh Abhishek, Secretary DIPP
• On way to have 800 participants including HNIs, start-ups, grown-ups, speakers, mentors, investors and others
• After-event networking party at Classic Rock Coffee Company – tickets available at
• Unique opportunity of continued networking with attendees before, during and after the event.
• Sessions adding great value
o My Story: Hear it from the experienced lot. Learn what problems they faced and how they solved them
o Reverse Pitch: Pitch by investors – deep dive into their minds to understand their interest areas and resources
o Workshops for startups: Learn from masters of the trade on challenges like registration and legalities, IP protection, hiring and retaining talent, acquiring customers
o Workshops for investors: Master the art of sealing the deal by interacting with the experienced investors
o One-on-one sessions: Face to face interactions with VCs, angels, investors and mentors – get mentored and opportunity for informal pitch
o Idea Validation: Sound your ideas to the panel and understand their feasibility and steps to make them work
o Shark Tank: Pitch your business to panel of investors, VCs, angels & P/E firms and set the dialogue with them to get funded (open for both startups and grownups)

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