Startup Conclave

PIWOT Startup Track Agenda, December 8, Friday (IST)

Welcome Note

Swadeep Pillarisetti
Startup Chair, PanIIT

Startup Track

Fireside Chat

Harshil Mathur, Co-Founder & CEO, Razorpay
Sanjay Swamy Co-founder and Managing Partner, Prime Venture Partner

Startup Track

Session - Impact of Funding Winter and the Way Forward

Arpit Agarwal, Investment Partner, Blume Ventures
Ashish Kumar, Co-Founder & General Partner, Fundamentum
Vinay Bansal, Founder & CEO, Inflection Point Ventures
Arjun Rao, Co-Founder, GP Speciale Invest
Vijetha Shastry, Startup Mentor

Startup Track

Masterclass on Building Consumer Centric Product

Anuj Rathi, Chief Product and Marketing officer, Jupiter

Startup Track

Session - Growing Consumer Businesses in the Digital Era

Vipul Parekh, Co-Founder BigBasket
Amuleek Singh Bijral, Founder & CEO, Chai Point
Neha Kant, Co-Founder, Clovia
Rajat Agarwal, Partner, Matrix
Varun Khullar, Head of Growth, Asia Pac, LinkedIn

Startup Track

Session - Fireside Chat

Tarun Mehta, Co-Founder & CEO, Ather Energy
Shailesh Lakhani, MD, Peak XV Partners

Startup Track

Session - Role of Government Policies in Accelerating EV Adoption

Amitabh Saran, AltiGreen
Kartikey Hariyani, Founder & CEO, Charge+Zone
Rajinder Balaraman, Partner, Matrix Partners India
Chaitanya Kanuri, Associate Director, E-Mobility, WRI India
Manu Iyer, Founding & Managing Partner, Bluehill Capital

Startup Track

Session - Generative AI: Hype or Real?

Rajeev Rastogi, Head of AI for Amazon
Dr. Balaraman Ravindran, Robert Bosch Centre for DS & AI, IIT Madras
Aakash Kumar, MD, Matrix Partners India
Vivek Sahasranaman, Engineering lead, Glean
Dr. Srikanth Sundarajan, General Partner, Ventureast

Day 1

Start Time End Time Strategy Hall Harmony Hall
10:10 10:15

Welcome Note

Swadeep Pillarisetti, PanIIT Startup Chair

17:00 - 18:30

Investor Speed Dating

Raising $1M to $10M 21 Startups 21 Investors
10:15 11:00

Keynote/Fireside Chat

Harshil Mathur, Co Founder & CEO, Razorpay

11:00 11:30

AI Keynote

The State of AI

Srinivas Narayanan, VP, Open AI and Global Head, ChatGPT

11:30 13:00

Demo Day Track 1

Top 8 startups raising $1M to $10M

13:00 14:30

Lunch

14:00 14:45

Panel Discussion 1

Impact of Funding Winter and the Way Forward

Arpit Agarwal, Partner, Blume Ventures Ashish Kumar, Co Founder & GP, Fundamentum Vinay Bansal, Founder & CEO, IPV Vijetha Shastry, Associate Director, Standard Chartered (Moderator)

15:00 16:30

Live Pitch

Money on the Line

Top 8 startups raising upto $1M

16:30 16:45

Tea Break (Networking)

16:45 17:30

Masterclass

Building a World Class, Scalable Tech Product

Anuj Rathi, Chief Product and Marketing officer, Jupiter

17:30 18:15

Panel Discussion 2

Growing Consumer Businesses in the Digital Era

Vipul Parekh, Co Founder, BigBasket Amuleek Singh Bijral, Founder & CEO, Chai Point Neha Kant, Co Founder, Clovia Rajat Agarwal, MD, Matrix Partners India Varun Khullar, ex Head of Growth, Asia Pac, LinkedIn (Moderator)

19:00 20:00

Dinner

PIWOT Startup Track Agenda, December 9, Saturday (IST)

Start Time End Time Strategy Hall Harmony Hall
10:00 10:05

Welcome Note

Swadeep Pillarisetti, PanIIT Startup Chair PIWOT

14:00 - 15:30

Investor Speed Dating

Raising $1M to $10M 21 Startups < > 21 Investors
10:05 10:30

Fireside Chat

Tarun Mehta, Co Founder & CEO, Ather Energy Shailesh Lakhani, MD, Peak XV Partners

10:30 11:15

Panel Discussion 3

Role of Government Policies in Accelerating EV Adoption

Amitabh Saran, Founder & CEO, AltiGreen Kartikey Hariyani, Founder & CEO, Charge+Zone Rajinder Balaraman, MD, Matrix Partners India Chaitanya Kanuri, Associate Director, E-Mobility, WRI India Manu Iyer, Founder & Managing Partner, Bluehill Capital (Moderator)

11:15 13:00

Demo Day Track 2

Top 8 startups raising $1M to $10M

13:00 14:00

Lunch

14:00 14:45

Panel Discussion 4

Generative AI: Hype or Real?

Rajeev Rastogi, Head of AI & ML, Amazon Dr. Balaraman Ravindran, Robert Bosch Centre for DS & AI, IIT Madras Aakash Kumar, MD, Matrix Partners India Sheekha Verma, Senior Director, Data Science, Tata Digital Dr. Srikanth Sundarajan, General Partner, Ventureast (Moderator)

14:45 14:55

Closing Note

Kshitij Tiwari, PanIIT Startup Core Team

Start TimeEnd TimeDurationStrategy Hall
10:10:0010:15:005Welcome Note Swadeep Pillarisetti, PanIIT Startup Chair

Harmony Hall

LIVE PITCH

MONEY ON THE LINE

Raise upto USD 1M by angels and super angels

50+ SUPER ANGEL
8 STARTUPS

DEMO DAY

FUNDING THE FUTURE
Pitch your business ideas to investors Raise funding upto USD 1M to 5M
100+ INVESTORS
$100M+ IN FUNDS TO BE DEPLOYED

LIVE PITCH

MONEY ON THE LINE

On-the-spot funding by super angels
Raise upto USD 500k


DEMO DAY

FUNDING THE FUTURE

Pitch your business ideas to investors
Raise funding upto USD 1M to 5M

SUPER ANGEL

 5

STARTUPS

 50+

INVESTORS
$100M+
IN FUNDS TO BE DEPLOYED

KEYNOTE PANELS

FORECASTING THE FUTURE
Deep Insights from visionary leaders Generative AI, Fintech, EV and Mobility
Deep Insights from visionary leaders Generative AI, Fintech, EV and Mobility

MASTERCLASSES

UPGRADE YOUR SKILLS
Expert hands on sessions by unicorn founders and top VCs
4 MASTERCLASSES
60 MINS EACH

KEYNOTE PANELS

FORECASTING THE FUTURE
Deep Insights from visionary leaders Generative AI, Fintech, EV and Mobility

MASTERCLASSES

UPGRADE YOUR SKILLS
Expert hands on sessions by unicorn founders and top VCs
4
MASTERCLASSES
60
MINS EACH

STARTUP EXPO

SHOWCASE YOUR BRAND
Exhibit your products, services & business ideas to potential customers, investors & stakeholders
45 BOOTHS
5000+ ATTENDEES
2 DAYS TO DISCOVER!

SPEED DATING

STARTUP INVESTOR CONNECT
Selected startups get a chance to have 8 one-on-one conversations with investors and vice-versa
45
BOOTHS
5,000+
ATTENDEES
2
DAYS TO DISCOVER!

STARTUP EXPO

SHOWCASE YOUR BRAND
Exhibit your products, services & business ideas to potential customers, investors & stakeholders

STARTUP AWARDS

SPOTLIGHTING BRILLIANCE
Recognition for the high achieving founders and impactful startups

STARTUP EXPO

SHOWCASE YOUR BRAND

Exhibit your products, services & business ideas to potential customers, investors & stakeholders

  • 45 BOOTHS
  • 5000+ ATTENDEES
  • 2 DAYS TO DISCOVER!

STARTUP AWARDS

SPOTLIGHTING BRILLIANCE

Recognition for the high achieving founders and impactful startups

Join us at mega startup congression [Startups - Register here]

SPEED DATING

STARTUP INVESTOR CONNECT

Selected founders get to meet top VCs in respective domains

CONNECT WITH POTENTIAL HIRES

Large corporates hiring
Well qualified IIT alumni

  • 100+ STARTUPS
  • 100+ INVESTORS
  • 100+ CORPORATES
  • 100+ CANDIDATES
  • 4 TRACKS

TECH, PRODUCT, GROWTH & OPS

Join us at mega investor-startup congression [Investor - Register here]

100+
STARTUPS
100+
CORPORATES
4
TRACKS
100+
INVESTORS
100+
CANDIDATES
TECH, PRODUCT, GROWTH & OPS

Demo Day
@Start up Raising $1M to $10M Day 1 & 2