Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur proudly presents to you the Local Startups Meet (LSM ) 2020.
LSM is a unique pan-India initiative of Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Kharagpur, one of the oldest student-led entrepreneurship promoting bodies.
It provides a great opportunity for startup enthusiasts, alpha, and beta stage startups to get connected with industry-leading venture firms and early-stage investors, and prominent entrepreneurs of the country.
LSM 2020 will be a month-long event starting from November till the first week of December. The second week of the Event will see insightful panel discussions including Kailash Katkar(Founder, Quickheal), Ankit Aggarwal (Founder and CEO, Dare2Compete), and Harish Narayanan (CMO, Myntra) where they would be enlightening us on how did they manage to pull off what they have achieved against the odds, leading us to the third week where top 5 selected startups from each sector would be mentored leading them onto the final pitching sessions being judged by a panel of investors from industry-leading Venture Firms of the country including Blume Ventures, Unicorn India, Indian Angel Network, Windrose Capital, Vertex Ventures and many more!
Note - The last date to register for LSM (pitching and mentoring) is 15th November.
Join us at LSM 2020 to win exciting prizes and become the top startup of your sector!
The previous edition of the event witnessed a footfall of about 30k startup enthusiastic students, 700+ startups and 100+ investors held across 23 cities across the nation being graced by the presence of eminent speakers like Dhaval Shah (Co-founder, Pharmeasy), Gourav Bhattacharya (Director, Matrix Partners India), Gulzar Azad (Country Head- Connectivity, Google India), Biny Sarkar (Associate Director, Ernst & Young), Anand Dutta(Vice President, Nexus Venture Partners), Krish Iyer(President & CEO, Walmart India), Dr Shashi Tharoor(MP and Former Under-Secretary-General at UN), Dr D. Subbarao(Former RBI Governor) and many more.
We all know how important it is for a budding entrepreneur to learn from the mistakes and realise the journey of the successful one, to understand what separated them from the rest.
Witness their inspiring journey narrated by them, only at the mammoth Nation-wide drive and contribute to Catalysing a Self-Reliant India. Fasten your seat belts, grab some coffee and enjoy the delight of some never heard stories!
Register now! Hurry up!
Have a look at our EAD-LSM Brochure for more information.
Register on our website https://ead.ecell-iitkgp.org/.