Start- up Kickoff

Masters & Mentors will come to life when Entrepreneur hosts E-Live for engaging progressive thinkers, influencers and entrepreneurs in a riveting discussion. Coinciding with the goal of the program in print and online, the live event provides a chance for hundreds of entrepreneurs to exchange ideas and learn how to strategically enhance business plans.

Initiative for energetic start-ups who want to be the next big thing? STARTUP KICKOFF is a platform where Start-ups can come and pitch their business plans to investors/ VC's/accelerators and get featured in Entrepreneur magazine.

How does it work?

Entrepreneurs have 3-5 minutes to pitch their idea/story to the jury, who will choose most promising start-ups stories, which will feature in the next issue of Entrepreneur. We also invite leading influential professionals to be part of Startup Kickoff. We are looking for great stories, A-ha moments, innovation and disruption.

What you Can look for

  • Pitch your Business Idea
    to Funds

  • Raise growth Funding

  • Engage with like minded

  • Mentoring
    by experts

  • Get featured in Entrepreneur Media

The Stage

THE PITCH PRESENTATION is an exclusive platform, which will feature high potential companies, who have demonstrable products or services and are looking to raise investment. It aims to simplify your business funding and investing needs. Companies will come face-to-face with leading investors to discuss innovative business ideas, structure deals, network and develop a mutually beneficial relationship for success.

Live Pitching on the Stage: Entrepreneurs will have 3-5 minutes speaking slot to pitch their idea/story to the investors followed by 2 minutes of Q/AEntrepreneurs can exchange ideas and learn how to strategically enhance business plans and immediately take action.

Meet & Network With

  • Angel Investors
  • Early-stage Venture Capitalists
  • Accelerators & Incubators
  • Mentors-cum-Investors
  • Corporate Investors

Jury Members


Anuj Bihani

Managing Director, Alstrut India


Baskar Ceri

Founder & Director, Apna Technologies & Solutions Private Ltd.


Dr. Sudhir Ravindran

Founder Of Altacit Global


Piyush Bhandari

Partner, Intuit Management Consultancy Private Ltd


Manu Iyer

CEO & Managing Director, Bluehill Capital

Past Jury Members


Mrigank Singh

CEO, Atal Incubation Centre


Sanjeev Bhandari

Business Advisor & Entrepreneur, India Accelerator


Sameer Sharma

Founder at Shoutlo & Uengage


Vikram R Singh

Founder & CEO, Antier Solutions


Sandeep Gandotra

Managing Director, Radeus Ventures Pvt. Ltd

Our Partners

  • Organized By

  • Knowledge Partner

  • Supporting Partner

  • Supporting Partner