UberPITCH 2016: Pitch your million dollar idea to VCs during a cab ride
In this event Entrepreneurs will get to pitch their business ideas to investors and venture capitalists, during a specially organized Uber ride.
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Ms Whetstone and Ms. Sitharaman discussed how the landscape for women entrepreneurship is evolving in India and the importance of government-private partnership in facilitating the growth of startups.
“We are highly supportive of initiatives like UberEXCHANGE & UberPITCH that strengthen the current start-up space through mentor led knowledge-sharing and enable entrepreneurs to realise their potential. I’m excited to see how public-private partnerships are helping catalyse conversations and investment opportunities for Indian start-ups, in pursuit of our vision around Start-Up India,” said Nirmala Sitharaman
Also, 3 UberPITCH finalists will feature among the top 10 startups that will be given a free ticket to Silicon Valley to meet the leadership team at Uber as well as exchange notes with big-ticket investors.