Pune To Host 4th IAMAI-Google Start-up Summit
Pune, August 16, 2016: The start-up ecosystem is constantly evolving and the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) has emerged as a leading facilitator to bright young minds, who have donned the role of entrepreneurship. At its 4th Start-up Summit scheduled in Pune, IAMAI has brought together leading players from the start-up ecosystem, with the theme, ‘Innovative Minds in Mobile & Internet Space’. The earlier summits were held in New Delhi, Jaipur, Hyderabad & Ahmedabad. The summit is supported by Google India.
With the Prime Minister of India releasing the Start-up Action Plan, entrepreneurship has received a big boost from none other than the government. That the start-up ecosystem is robust can be ascertained from the fact that 8 out of every top 10 VC / PE firms in India are foreign and investors like Softbank accelerating investment in India.
Talking about the Summit, Dr. Subho Ray, President, IAMAI, said: “IAMAI is working closely with the industry and the government to support and boost the digital start-up community in India. The event in Pune is a step forward towards that direction.”
The 4th Start-up Summit will have speakers like Vivek Bhargava, CEO, iProspect; Chetan Krishnaswamy, Country Head, Public Policy- Google India; Rishi Kapal, CEO, EDUGILD; Abhimanyu Bhosale,Co-Founder & CEO, Livehealth; Shrikant Ekbote, Design Principal, Barclays Technology Centre India; Siddharth Deshmukh, Founder & CEO, ShimBi Labs; Prasad Kajarekar, Co-founder, GameEon; Anjusha Chaughule, Social Activist, Producer, Actor, Writer; Tanya Munshi, Lifestyle Features Writer & Editor, The Lifestyle Portal; Hemang Arunbhai Pandit, Founder, MD & CEO, GaneshaSpeaks.com; Anurav Rane, Founder and CEO, PlanMyMedicalTrip.com; Ankita Jp Shroff, CEO and Director, SAV Chemicals Pvt Ltd & Associate Director- Shroff Group; Vishakha Singh, Founder, RedPolka.com; among others.
The day-long Summit will be held on Friday 19th August, 2016 at The Westin, Pune.