Startups in Delhi, head to this expo to gain access to funding and mentorship under one roof

Startups in Delhi, head to this expo to gain access to funding and mentorship under one roof
According to a recent research - ‘Turbocharging Delhi-NCR Start-up Ecosystem’ revealed by TiE Delhi-NCR & Zinnov, Delhi-NCR is currently home to over 7000 startups. NCR is also home to 10 unicorns, with at least 1 new unicorn emerging each year since 2013. These factors, along with the cumulative private market valuation of start-ups currently worth USD 50billion, make Delhi-NCR the largest start-up ecosystem in the country.

And giving these startups an opportunity to further grow and scale up their business, TiE Delhi-NCR and Lufthansa are organising the fourth edition of the Start-Up Expo.

Here are 5 reasons why you must attend this year’s Start-Up Expo:

It’s a funding festival!

Looking for funding for your start-up? Bag your spot at Start-up Expo 4. Over 100 venture capitalists, angel investors, accelerators and more from all over India will be there looking for promising start-ups. That’s not all! Get the expert view on fund raising at TiE Institute Sessions covering Bootstrapping your Startup Vs Raising Funds, When to Raise Funds & Who to Raise it from as well as Alternate Financing Options for your Venture.


Unparalleled mentorship by India’s top business minds

This is where you can get that strategic advice you’ve been missing. Start-up Expo offers an unparalleled opportunity to take advantage of the expertise and experience of over 500 mentors. Having built successful ventures themselves, these business experts are now looking to give back by adding value to your venture. Schedule individual mentorship sessions or soak in the knowledge at the group sessions to give your start-up the competitive edge for success.

Strong visibility to showcase the value of your venture

Since its inception, the Start-Up Expo has been a high-visibility platform that witnesses the convergence of multiple stakeholders from the start-up ecosystem. If you are looking to scale up, it is essential to establish your presence in the hyper-competitive business universe by garnering visibility. This makes the Start-Up Expo the perfect place for you. Here, you can initiate meaningful interactions with successful entrepreneurs, marquee investors, and government stakeholders to realize your potential.

Access to high-quality networking and business opportunities

The importance of a high-calibre networking opportunity for a start-up cannot be stressed enough. Start-Up Expo 4 is the perfect place to meet and interact with your peers, as well as established business owners and industry veterans. While sharing ideas and insights with the attendees, you might just meet your next customer, co-founder, mentor or investor.

Witness the Grand Finale of Elevator Pitch

The best of India’s start-ups will be competing live at the Grand Finale of Elevator Pitch. The top three contestants, who have successfully outdone hundreds of participants through multiple stages of the contest, will now pitch live before an eminent jury at the Expo. At stake is an enviable Grand Prize, which includes access to a dedicated mentor for 6 months; a sponsorship to global entrepreneurship programme at Cambridge Ignite; unparalleled access to the Indian Angel Network (IAN) office for an entire week offering a direct connect with angel investors; a Lufthansa Business Class ticket to Europe; as well as a complimentary annual membership to TiE Delhi-NCR.

This opportunity to interact and possibly collaborate with India’s leading investors and successful entrepreneurs is available to all aspiring start-ups at absolutely no fee.

A wealth of knowledge and a world of opportunities await you at Start-Up Expo 4. Click here to Register now!

Note: Business Insider India is the media partner for the event