Date: 02 February 2019

Title: Business Pitch Competition for selecting Cohort-2 of AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre

Summary

AIC-NMIMS Incubation Centre organized a Business Pitch competition to select the second batch of startups for incubation under Cohort-2 of their Incubation Program. Around 54 shortlisted startups presented their business plans in 3 parallel sessions chaired by an expert Jury Panel. The business plans were evaluated by  Prof. Kavindra Sharma (Sr. Adjunct Faculty, NMIMS-MPSTME), Siddharth Arur (Asia Representative, DWM), Ajay Garg (Founder, Equirus Capital), Prof. Paritosh Basu (Program Chair, MBA-Law, NMIMS-SBM), Bhaumik Sanghvi (Operations, UE LifeSciences), B P Singh (Angel Investor, Ex-Pramerica), Vivek Saxena (Director, Digicita), Prof. Satish Kajjer (Associate Professor, NMIMS-SBM), Prof. Bala Prabhakar (Dean, NMIMS-SPPSPTM), Prof. Sandesh Kirkire (Angel Investor, Ex-Kotak), Hemant Mehta (Director-IT, SVKM) and Prof. Arun Sharma (Assistant Professor, NMIMS-SBM).

The selected startups will be offered 12 months of incubation at AIC-NMIMS along with a wide range of benefits including mentoring support, access to learning resources and digital databases at NMIMS, access to a vast pool of interns, discounted services for legal, accounting & auditing, business diligence and IP filing, connect with Investors and capacity building through workshops and training programs.

Selected startups also get cloud credits from Google (Google Cloud Platform), Amazon (Amazon Web Services) and Digital Ocean.