If you are a tech startup bubbling with enthusiasm to reveal your potential to the world, Thrive30 is where you ought to be. A brainchild of NASSCOM 10000 Start-up Warehouse Kolkata, Thrive30 is slated to be East India’s biggest start-up showcase event for early stage tech businesses and focuses on the 3Ts – Technology, Transformation and Thrill. The event will serve as a platform to identify high potential start-ups working on technology and provide them access to the necessary support and resources to fast-track their success.
Well, this should be enough to get you going, but if you still don’t realize what you’re missing if you are not there on the BIG DAY, here are 10 reasons that will compel you to put together your presentations and gear up to participate!
10 Reasons to be at Thrive30:
- WIIFM (What’s In It for Me)
Well, with Thrive30, everything there is, will only be for you. If you are among the chosen ones, you will get all the support from leaders in smoothening the bumps along your start-up journey and fast tracking your success.
You will also be entitled to accessibility and mentorship with NASSCOM before the grand finale. This equips you with valuable tips and tricks to make your dream project a reality.
- You don’t go to the investors, we bring them to you
You have to agree that getting your idea to the table of any venture capitalist is no mean feat. With thousands of ideas coming their way every day, it’s not easy to get noticed. However, Thrive30 makes it easier for you. If selected, you don’t need to go to investors, we’ll bring them to you!
Thrive30 is going to be a confluence of angel investors, industry experts and VCs. Considering, we’re curating only the best technology startups for the event, there are extremely high chances of your start-up being noticed and even getting seed funded if any of the investors likes your ideas and business model! Where else will you get such an incredible opportunity?
- Escalating the prowess of entrepreneurship in Eastern India
Thrive30 is that prestigious platform where you get first-hand insights into the world of entrepreneurship and various issues related to it. You get inputs from industry experts and the discussion is bound to enrich you with solutions to existing and anticipated problems for your business. With so much happening, this event is no less than a short entrepreneurship course for you that’ll teach you valuable lessons and set you on the right course for success.
- Branding at NASSCOM Product Conclave
Branding and advertising a business, especially when it is only in its nascent stages can be tough because reaching the right target audience can be tricky. Moreover, you need to spend a lot of money that you’d rather be investing in other aspects and verticals of your venture.
However, at Thrive30, you will get an opportunity to get direct branding at NASSCOM Product Conclave! Grabbing the right eyeballs at the right time can’t get better than this.
- Media Coverage
Every business looks for that one opportunity where it will be featured somewhere in the media and get the much-needed chance to get noticed. At Thrive30, we will give you just what you have been looking for. You have a great chance of being featured in the press releases or write-ups about Thrive30 since our event is supported by leading media houses in the Eastern region. So, it’s time to suit up!
- Showcase the potential of your business
Your start-up may be just a seed right now but your idea is probably a forest already. It is time to bring out this very potential of the seed that you are sowing. When you share your spectacular ideas with the industry, you are bound to gain more confidence.
This confidence is essential to take your business in different directions as you grow. Thrive30 gives you this stage to not only explore your potential to the fullest but to also make others aware of your passion and dynamism.
- Gain insight into other people’s business plans
Just like Thrive30 is letting you showcase your talent and the potential of your business, it is also a platform where 29 others will be sharing their business ideas as well. This is a great opportunity for you to understand other people’s ideas and business models, which will help you to understand your own shortcomings and strengths. Comparisons always help you understand where you stand viz. a viz. others and give you a reality check.
- Be a part of Exclusive Workshops
Being one among Thrive30 gives you tickets to attend exclusive workshops during Nasscom Product Conclave, Kolkata on Deep Tech, Growth Hack and Operation Track. These workshops will be around the importance & future of Artificial Intelligence, BOT, Design Thinking, Digital Marketing, Pricing Strategy, Re-skilling, Product Management and Fund Flow.
Getting access to insights on these tracks will not only help you learn but also shape up the future of your tech startup by understanding the implication of these topics on your business.
- There is no failure, only feedback
At Thrive30, you have the privilege of getting feedback from industry experts, mentors and VCs. This feedback is gold and will help you improve on your weaknesses and polish your strengths. It is an ideal platform to find out the missing links in your idea or the execution of your idea. Coming from investors and experienced entrepreneurs, this feedback is the most relevant and honest one that you will ever receive and can put your start-up on a different trajectory altogether!
- Awards and fame all the way
At the end of it all, you are not going home unrewarded. Apart from all the adulation and awards, you get to attend the much-coveted NASSCOM Product Conclave, on 7th July 2017 in Kolkata. If you are one among those, you will receive all the support you need to drive your business ahead in this competitive market. Moreover, prepare yourself for all the fame and exposure that is about to come your way!
If you don’t want to miss your BIG TICKET to stardom, it’s time you register and buckle up for the event, as competition heats up! Who knows, you might end up getting funded and placing your business up there with the rest of the industry leaders. Sounds like a dream?… Well, let’s make it happen at Thrive30.
Register now to get noticed and get into the top 30 before you lose that spot to somebody else!