PHD Chamber inks MoUs with iCreate & F6S to Promote Innovation & Startups

PHD Chamber inks MoUs with iCreate & F6S to Promote Innovation & Startups

PHD Chamber inks MoUs with iCreate & F6S to Promote Innovation & Startups

No.PR-36

June 5, 2018

New Delhi

 

PHD Chamber inks MoUs with iCreate & F6S to Promote Innovation & Startups

 

PHD Chamber’s Startup Coaching and Mentoring Cell organized Startup-VC Connect series that brought together promising Startups, early stage companies and Investors to generate and nurture entrepreneurship and nourish the Startup ecosystem. An interactive session exclusively for Startups, entrepreneurs and professionals who handle fund raising & investor relations was organized. Domain experts from Industry, investors and incubators deliberated on building successful Startups.

 

PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Tuesday signed Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with two organizations having enduring reputation to promote entrepreneurship, innovation and technology and explore ways towards partnering with one another for improving ecosystem for Startups and entrepreneurs.

 

Whereas a Memorandum of Understanding between PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry and iCreate (International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology) an initiative of Gujarat Foundation of Entrepreneurial Excellence has been signed to promote entrepreneurship, innovation and technology in which the two organizations have foreseen possibilities of bilateral relationship of multiple nature would enable their stakeholders to engage with Indian businesses and also take special courses offered by iCreate in premier Indian Technical and Management Institute. The two have also agreed to cooperate through faculty exchange, education and training programmes for entrepreneurs and faculty and jointly explore opportunities in other areas of common interests.

 

The other MoU was also signed between the PHD Chamber and F6S Network Limited, a company registered in England and Wales which is the largest social network for Start-ups in world with over 2400,000 profiles for the Start-ups and SME community and more than 900,000 start-ups. The purpose of this MoU is intended to work synergize the efforts for providing networking opportunities and enabling Startups in their growth and development.  Its scope covers that F6S will provide technology infrastructure (dashboard and application setup) to PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the applications of upcoming programmes and workshops.

 

F6S will also provide programmes and event that are listed on F6S and where F6S is used for applications to over 100,000+ entrepreneurs using F6S in India promotion will be done pan India via newsletter.

 

The MoU with iCreate was signed between Senior Vice President, PHD Chamber, Mr. Rajeev Talwar and Chief Executive Officer, iCreate, Mr. Anupam Jalote. MoU with F6S Limited was signed between Senior Vice President, PHD Chamber, Mr. Rajeev Talwar and Executive Director, F6S Limited, Mr. Nitin Bajaj.

 

Dignitaries who were also present included Chairman and Co-Chairman, Startup Committee, PHD Chamber, Mr. Ashish Agrawal and Mr. Sumit Duggal; Managing Director, Gujarat Venture Finance Ltd., Mr. Sanjay K Randhar; Director, KPMG, Mr. Himanshu Rattan; Mr. Raman Chadha, India GTM Lead, Google; Managing Partner-Asia Pacific & MENA Region, Innovitas, Mr. Sameer Gupta; Partner, Luthra & Luthra Law Offices, Mr. Shinoj Koshy; Secretary General, PHD Chamber, Mr. Saurabh Sanyal and Director, PHD Chamber, Dr. Jatinder Singh.

 

The VCs who shared their perspective included Mr. Alok Sabharwal, Managing Director, IFCI Venture Capital Funds Ltd; Mr. Hemendra Mathur, Venture Partner, Bharat Innovations Fund; Mr. Bali Kamalendu, Senior Director, Concentrix; Mr. Sameer Wagle, Managing Director, Asian Healthcare Fund; Mr. Anurag Agarwal, Partner, Aavishkaar ; Mr. Arjit Sarkar, Sr. Associate, Trifecta Capital and Mr. Pranav Gupta Senior Associate, Carpediem Capital Partners Fund.

Ends.

Koteshwar Prasad Dobhal

Consultant (PR)