Atal Incubation Centre- BIMTECH with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) & Meity Startup Hub to organize ‘Startup Kumbh: G20-DIA National Roadshow’

Slated to take place on March 28, 2023, the roadshow is in conjunction with India’s G20 presidency

Delhi / 24th March 2023: Atal Incubation Centre – BIMTECH (AIC-BIMTECH) and Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH) in collaboration with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and Meity Startup Hub (MSH), on March 28, 2023, is going to organize ‘Startup Kumbh: G20-DIA National Roadshow’. It will have more than 50 investors, 100 startups, 20 speakers and 10 pitching sessions. The event will be inaugurated by Shri. Yogendra Upadhyaya, Minister of Electronics & Information Technology, Minister of Science & Technology, and Minister of Higher Education, Government of Uttar Pradesh.

The G-20-Digital Innovation Alliance (G20-DIA) has been launched by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology to recognise and support innovators that have digital solutions for global impact. G20-DIA regional meets and national roadshow have been organised all over India and Startup Kumbh is the 10th roadshow in the series.

‘Startup Kumbh: G20-DIA National Roadshow’, is poised to be one of the most significant events that will feature prominent figures from the corridors of power, startup founders, mentors, investors and many more ecosystem enablers.

Distinguished leaders from various industries are slated to participate as eminent speakers in the National Roadshow. The esteemed list includes Shri Akash Tripathi, IAS, Joint Secretary of MeitY, Shri Akshay Tripathi, IAS, MD of Uttar Pradesh Electronics Corporation Limited, Dr. Chintan Vaishnav, Mission Director of Atal Innovation Mission at NITI Ayog, Mr. Jeet Vijay, CEO of MeitY Startup Hub, Dr. Harivansh Chaturvedi, Director of BIMTECH, Dr. Hilda Farkas, Counsellor at the Embassy of Hungary in New Delhi, Mr. Abhishek Tiwari, Director Advisory at KPMG India, Dr. Abha Rishi, CEO of AIC-BIMTECH, Ankur Dhawan, President – Abroad at Upgrad, Rajiv Kumar Gupta, President of PolicyBazaar, Amit Singal – Founding Partner of FluidVentures, Nitin Jain, Co-Founder of OfBusiness, Rohan Verma, CEO & ED of MapmyIndia, Rahul Garg, Co-Founder of Moglix, and Rohit Chauhan, GM (Policy & Strategy) at Adani and many more. Their participation is a testament to the value and significance of the National Roadshow, and their contributions are eagerly awaited.

Talking about the mega startup event, Dr. H Chaturvedi, Director, BIMTECH said, “BIMTECH is proud to be a part of this momentous initiative, which promises to drive innovation and shape a brighter future for all. As an educational institution we believe it is our responsibility to nurture and encourage the entrepreneurial spirit in our students, and this event provides the perfect platform for them to gain experience and interact with industry experts. We are excited to see the impact that this event will have on the startup ecosystem in India and beyond.”

By building digital public goods and innovations that embody the underlying principles of inclusivity, affordability, and sustainability, AIC-BIMTECH is paving the way for a transformative impact.

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