Skip to main content

India Japan Startup Community- Pitch event: Summary

To create a platform and ecosystem for startups, India Japan Startup Community in collaboration with Golden Square who are into Co-working spaces, hosted a pitch event on 10th March 2018. Ten Startups got a chance to pitch in front of 14 Japanese Investors and 2 of Indian Investors as well. We are proud to say that among the 10 Startups, 3 were Golden Square Co-working Space Members.

The event was graced by Mr. Takayuki Kitagawa, Consulate- General of Japan as the chief guest.

It took over a month to plan just the event day. A lot of preparations and the support of volunteers led to the successful event with rehearsals, among various other things. The three startups from Golden Square who gave their pitch were:


1. Svingo

2. Bookmytrainings.com

3. Pristinesoft




We wish this is just the stepping stones to all the good things this community and our collaboration with them is going to bring. IJSC plans to do 3-4 events a year to create a regular platform to reach investors with innovative ideas.
  

Golden Square Founder Mr. Balaji Pasumarthy (Right) with Mr. Takayuki Kitagawa

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Are You a Tech Startup Yearning To Create Societal Impact?

Hello there !!! Are you a tech startup yearning to create societal impact? If yes, then it’s time for you to be the torchbearers of a sustainable future. Lab32 is back to empowering you with the right skills and guidance required to scale your startup.  Facilitated by leading consultants, mentors & entrepreneurs, Golden Square  and T-Hub’s Lab32 is all set to enable startups to race towards their goals. This three-month-long sector agnostic program empowers ‘Minimum Viable Product (MVP) Ready’ startups to crack their product-market fit and Go-To-Market strategies. Program Benefits Business model refinement  by addressing the key features and crucial aspects of the startup’s core strategy  Failure rate reduction  by setting up milestone-based objectives & assessments    Nurtures growth mindset  to scale & expand the business  Helps startups identify crucial pitfalls , assess problems, and find solutions in their journey  Provides relevant connections  with leading industry p

Back to Office, Work from Home or Hybrid- What's Working?

What’s Next for the Workspace? Back to the office, work from home or Hybrid- What's Working? - By Balaji Pasumarthy Work From Home to Hybrid Office The Pandemic has forced all of us to take a fresh look at where we work . By default, work mostly happened in the office. Now that more than a year has passed, forcing most of us to work from home, it's time to take stock for the future and ask the question, “Which is the more effective work space?'' Dropbox, in an internal survey found that nearly 90% of the workforce are more focused at home and just as engaged as before (in the office), and do not want to go back to a rigid 5-day office workweek. At the same time, in the blog they share, “workers also say company culture suffers from no in-person interaction, risk of miscommunication is higher, and it’s harder to start new projects with multiple collaborators. There are many things people miss about the office.” Apple has always been a proponent of working from th

3 Ways in Which Co-working Enhances Productivity

Work is worship is what we’ve all grown up listening to, and by this very definition it is an exercise that is meditative, absorbing and indulgent. The purpose of work as defined by us has undergone a significant shift through the years. What began as a single-minded practical means to earn a livelihood, then became one of engagement and collaboration with fellow workers. The definition of work today isn’t just about earning for the self, but also ensuring that we are happy doing what we do. Being productive is therefore about getting the maximum done out of the few hours we put into work everyday. Different people work in different spaces and there are varying factors that affect productivity. While some work all by themselves and love their flexible timings, others work with organisations that focus on specific tasks and goals. Co-working falls midway between these two extremes. It allows professionals to go about their own tasks but also provides the opportunity to collaborat