India already has the 3rd largest start-up ecosystem in the world, with more than 50,000 start-ups presently working in the country. The escalating no. of start-ups, however, also gives rise to hard competition as a large no. of fresh businesses race to ensure maximum growth, visibility, and investment.
If you are also a start-up founder who is constantly looking for opportunities to help your business attain the required growth and scale, there is no other place to be than Start-Up Expo 4, driven by Lufthansa India and TiE Delhi-NCR.
Yes! The largest start-up success ecosystem is back, opening up countless possibilities for growth for emerging business entities. Here’s five reasons why you would need to attend the Start-Up Expo this year:
- It is a festival of funding!
Looking for a start-up funding? At Start-up Expo 4, bag your spot. There will be more than 100 venture capitalists, angel investors, accelerators and more from across India looking for promising start-ups. That’s not everything! Get an expert perspective of fund raising at TiE Institute Sessions covering financing options for your business, bootstrapping your start-up business vs. raising angel investments, and when to raise venture capital & who to raise it.
- Unparalleled mentoring by the top business minds of India
This is where you can get your missing strategic advice. Start-up Expo brings a unique opportunity to take benefit of more than 500 mentors ‘ experience and expertise. These business experts are now looking to give back by adding value to your business, having established successful businesses themselves. To offer your start-up the competitive edge for success, schedule individual mentoring sessions or soak in the knowledge at group sessions.
- Strong visibility to showcase the importance of your business
The Start-Up Expo has been a high-visibility platform since its inception, witnessing the convergence from the start-up ecosystem of multiple stakeholders. You need to establish your presence in the hyper-competitive business universe by attaining visibility if you are looking to scale up. The Start-Up Expo is the perfect place for you. Here, to realize your potential, you can initiate meaningful interactions with successful entrepreneurs, marquee investors, and government stakeholders.
- Access to networking and business opportunities of high quality
It is not possible to stress enough the significance of a high-caliber networking opportunity for a start-up. Start-Up Expo 4 is the ideal place to meet and interact with your peers as well as with established business owners and veterans of the industry. You may just meet your next client, co-founder, mentor, or investor while sharing ideas and perspectives with the attendees.
- Witness Elevator Pitch’s Grand Finale
The best of India’s start-ups will compete live at Elevator Pitch’s Grand Finale. The top three contestants, who successfully outdone hundreds of participants through the contest’s multiple stages, will now pitch live in front of an eminent jury at the Expo. The stake is an enviable Grand Prize, which includes 6-month access to a dedicated mentor; sponsorship of the Cambridge Ignite Global Entrepreneurship Program; unparalleled access to the Indian Angel Network (IAN) office for a whole week offering a direct connection with angel investors; a Lufthansa Business Class ticket to Europe; and a complimentary annual membership of TiE Delhi-NCR.
Wait, if you can’t be tempted by that, there’s another reason!
- Free entry!
This distinctive opportunity to interact and possibly collaborate with India’s leading investors and successful entrepreneurs is accessible at totally no charge to all aspiring start-ups!
At Start-Up Expo 4 you will find a wealth of knowledge and a world of opportunities. So what are you waiting for? Register now!