IIT-B to hold funding event for start-ups
The Entrepreneurship Cell (E-cell) of Iit-bombay has announced an event where shortlisted startups will be given ten minutes to woo a panel of investors to bag a spot-funding of Rs 16 Lakh. The event called ‘The Ten Minute Million’ will be held on 20 January 2019 and the deadline for registration is December 15.
The event which aims to cut short the tedious task of fundraising will be held as part of the E-summit, a twoday annual conference which promotes entrepreneurship and business. The Ten Minute Million will involve six shortlisted startups out of all the applicants, pitching for 10 minutes in front of the investor panel and get the on-spot funding commitment for Rs 16 lakhs.
The investor panel in the past has consisted of renowned angel investors like Ajeet Khurana, Ravi Gururaj, Kunal Shah, Sunil Kalra, Aniruddha Malpani, Anupam Mittal. The registration deadline is on December 15. Get ready for stunts, performance, cars, bikes, celebrities, quizzes, family time and lot more as the 13th edition of DNA Zee Business Auto Fest begins on Saturday at CIDCO Exhibition Centre, Vashi, Navi Mumbai.
Continuing its legacy, the two-day event will see participation from prominent automobile brands including BMW, Honda, Hyundai, Maruti Suzuki Arena, Nexa, Toyota, Volkswagen which will be showcasing their products on display for the automobile enthusiasts to touch, feel, test drive and purchase on special discount.
Further, the event will also act as a platform for budding engineers from some of the most well-known educational institutions such as IIT Mumbai, VJTI and KJ Somaiya college of engineering who will display their innovation and creativity at Tech Zone.
As per the organisers, the fest which is being supported by Cruise India shall have an elaborate display of superbikes, vintage bikes, custom bikes, classic cars, providing enough opportunities for guests at the event to take selfies. Among the celebrities, the event will also host travelling icons such as Bharadwaj Dayala,
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