Do you have a brilliant idea that can set the whole world ablaze? Do you have enough capital to take that idea and turn it into something concrete? If you don’t then, Startup Manthan is the place where you can acquire your funds while you rub shoulders with industry’s most prominent individuals, understand the government policies and the risks involved while networking to bring in your idea to the world, all the while trying to procure an investment.
A first of its kind, Startup Manthan is a cross-platform event that gives budding entrepreneurs a stage to pitch in their concept, get the required funding and leave a footprint in the business world. The event has garnered more than 1000 entrepreneurs and 400 investors.
Startup Manthan was developed with the aim to help bridge the gap between the ecosystems of tier I and tier II cities by having the crucial resources available to emergent Startups. The event has been conducting screening in 20 cities across India and the final showdown will be held on the 15th of February, 2019 in IIT Campus, New Delhi. It is an informal event where exhibition stalls will be provided to the entrepreneurs with a focus on peer learning from contemporary founders and information gathering.
So what does Startup Manthan mean for an entrepreneur? Well, the entrepreneur can showcase their idea and pitch for capital. They get an insight from the industry leading experts on the issues to be faced, get valuable information from the speakers at the event like Suresh Prabhu (Minister of Commerce & Industry), Rajnish Goenka (MD MSME Development Forum), Krish Iyer (Walmart India), Kiran Mazumdar Shaw (Biocon India) to name a few. Emerging startups will also get support from multiple sources and the opportunity to gain visibility from investors across companies like Angel Investor, Startup Buddy, Venture Garage, UDGAM and many more.