Autumn Bash 2017 organized by “Startup Cruise” and “ZoomStarters Club“, in association with Zoho Corporation and supported by Yes Bank highlighted about the startup ecosystem, entertainment industry and investors’ perspective on why majority of start-ups are not being funded. Fund raising is very important for start-ups as finance is the lifeline of all businesses but there are many myth and misunderstanding about it. It is always helpful to learn from experts and burst lot of myths and get a clear understanding of the actual scenario. This was a session targeted towards entrepreneurs who are always chasing investors for rising funds.
The event which recently concluded on the 16th September 2017 at Samwaad Auditorium, Father Agnel’s college, Bandra, Mumbai saw a host of eminent speakers and was attended by close to 120+ entrepreneurs, investors and students community.
The event saw industry stalwarts and eminent speakers such as Mr. Tapaswi Patel, CMD, Tapaswi Group Ventures, Ms. Saumya Gupta, Co-founder, Ten on Ten Clothing, Mr. Rajendran Dhandapani, Director of Engineering, Zoho Corp, Ms. Revathi Roy, Founder & CEO, Hey Deedee, Ms. Nidhi Saraf, Founder & CEO, Key Venture, Ms. Shruti Chaturvedi, Founder, Chaaipani.com, Mr. Miten Mehta, Co-founder & CIO, Spinta Global Accelerator, Mr. Sunil Nair, COO, Alt Digital Ltd, Ms. Almas Virani, Founder, XpressHer, Mr. Ashwin Srivastava, Co-founder & Director, Idein Ventures, Mr. Harshil Karia, Co-founder, Schbang, Mr. Devesh Chawla, Founder & CEO, Chatur Ideas, Ms. Nabomita Mazumdar, Founder, Nabomita.com, Mr. Dishit Shah, Mr. Uday Wakawalla and Ms. Niti Jain.
The event highlighted areas such as:-
- Rags to Millions.
- Successfully donning the hats of an entrepreneur and a housewife.
- Outlook of the Entertainment industry.
- Starting Young vs Starting Late.
- Factors that have led to the change in startup ecosystem.
- Why is my startup not being funded- An investor’s perspective.
- Feed to fruit- the startup lifecycle.
Event was well suited for startups, entrepreneurs, students & Individuals who would like understand the startup ecosystem, various opportunities in entrepreneurship, biggest startup industry in the near future and how to transform their ideas into a multimillion dollar venture.
The event saw an engaging audience discussing their pain areas on starting up, digital strategies in today’s complex digital world and how lead acquisition and revenue generation become a big challenge, especially for startup’s. We would like to once again take this opportunity to thank all our “Participating Delegates”, our Event Partners, such as Zoho Corporation, Yes Bank, IBG, News Barons, Qween, Wild Earth, Monalee’s Tea House, BW Disrupt, Rotaract 3142, Bollycon, UNIMO, Chatur Ideas, ah! Ventures, Awfis, Social, XpressHer, Incubate Ind, Naman, Z Nation labs, Café Club Biz, The Orange Whirls and Workloft for their wholehearted support towards making this Autumn Bash a grand success.