Applications now open for Next Big Idea 2017 – The Gateway for Indian Technology Startups to North America. Visit to explore more or Register for free here.

The Next BIG Idea seeks to discover India's 5 most innovative technology companies to expand their business in North America

The Next BIG Idea seeks to discover India’s 5 most innovative technology companies who are looking to leverage a soft-landing opportunity to expand their business in North America. The contest is a “Market Access Program”, whereby the winners get to incubate their company in Canada for a 2-week all-expense-paid program.

The contest is an application based process, where entries are evaluated on the basis of clarity of concept, innovativeness of the idea, development feasibility and the marketability of the product. The winners get selected based on 2 rounds of screening, further to which they travel to Canada for 2 weeks pre=planned program. The winners get exposed to Canada’s startup ecosystem, get to meet potential partners, do corporate visits, interact with the investor community, business development support, and of-course a lot of startup meets.

To participate please apply online through portal: or Apply directly through this link. Please note that the application portal will be open only until September 15th, make sure you register (takes 2 mins) & complete the application process (takes 10-15 mins).

Feel free to reach out to Niranjan (+91 22 22722595) for any queries. Also, We urge you to read the success stories & F.A.Q. section on website for more details.