more about VISIT STARTUP INDIA
VISIT STARTUP INDIA ("VSI") is a mission to take the European startup ecosystem (startups, scaleups, corporates, investors) to meet with the key-players in the Indian digital & ICT space in Delhi and Bengaluru, two major startup hubs. VSI is organized by Startup Europe India Network ("SEU-IN"), in collaboration with Startup Europe initiative of the European Commission.
JOIN the visit and meet with key Indian startups, investors, corporate innovators, and hear directly from the Indian policy makers on the startup environment and the Indian market opportunities. VSI participants also attend the high-profile Startup EU-India Summit in Bengaluru on their final day of the visit.
WHO SHOULD JOIN
- Startups & Scaleups
- Investors (VC, BAs)
- Policy Makers
- Incubators & Accelerators
Visit DELHI and BENGALURU hubsCheck out SEIS
participate in the
Startup EU-India Summit 2016
Investors, Corporates and others GET INVITED
10 European Startups/Scaleups will be selected* to join the VISIT STARTUP INDIA mission. This is an extraordinary opportunity to explore the Indian market and establish key network of contacts. Applications will be screened and a limited number of Startups/Scaleups might be chosen to receive sponsorship.
* Selected Startups/Scaleups cover their travel expense.
17 October 2016
17 October 2016Delhi, IndiaVisit to Lybrate
A startup that is democratizing Healthcare in India
18 October 2016Delhi, IndiaDelegation of the European Union to IndiaOpening by the Ambassador of the European Union to IndiaInteraction with the Indian startup and investment initiatives
19 October 2016Bengaluru, IndiaNASSCOM 10000 Startup incubatorCorporate visit
Investor meetingDinner/Networking (McKinsey)
20 October 2016Bengaluru, IndiaDigital is Global - Startup Europe India Summit (#SEIS2016)High level speakers, investor meetings, display and networking
Dont miss the high level delegation from the European ecosystem. Participants include EQT Ventures, OGC Partners, European Commission, and more.
* Subject to change without prior notice
Ambassador of the European Union to India
CEO Asia of Rocket Internet / Asia Pacific Internet Group
Head of Startup Europe Sector, European Commission
South Asia Lead, IFC, World Bank Group
Director & Country Head, Cisco Investments
First Counsellor – ICT, Delegation of European Union
General Partner, OGC Partners
Ambassador, Embassy of Luxembourg, India
T. V. Mohandas
Chairman, Aarin capital Partners
Chief Technology Officer- Nokia Networks, India
Founder and Head, SEU-IN
VP & Head - Technology, G & I Relations, Ericsson
Head of Product and Partnerships, e-Residency Estonia
Senior Director, Qualcomm Ventures India
MD, Qualcomm Ventures - India
Head Incubator Capital, Brand Capital (Times Group)
Senior Manager, Qualcomm Ventures India
AWEX, Wallonia (Belgium) Trade Agency
Sr. Advisor, Bryan Garnier
Partner, Zirngibl Langwieser
Digital & ICT
and its intersection with other industries
Data, Machine, & Artificial
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€4.6 Billion VC
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people1000+ deals in
World's fastest growing major economy.
7.3% GDP growth in 2015.
With a population of 1.2 billion and an IT education system that produces approximately 1 million new engineers each year, "opportunity" may be too small a word to describe India's startup potential.
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