After receiving hundreds of applications, we shortlisted 12 startups for this edition, selected 12 startups went through one day long mentoring from industry experts from different domains at Amazon Web Services office in Powai. Mentors who were part of the session included:
- Sudershan Ravi, Founder, Ripplehire
- Ankur Handa, Lead -Content Partnerships and Business Development, Yahoo
- Abhijeet Kumar, Founder, Ah! Ventures
- Annkur Aggarwal, Founder, Pricebaba
- Sumit Ranka, Founder, ThinkPot
- Vijay Khubchandani, Founder, MindSparx
- Dhruvil Sanghvi, Co-Founder, LogiNext
- Pravin Jhadav, Product & Growth at FreeCharge
- Aditya Mishra, Founder & CEO, SwitchMe
Based on mentor feedback we shortlisted 6 startups, who were further nurtured on how to Pitch right to the investors and were also guided on how to make an efficient pitch deck. Annkur of Pricebaba took this session.
On 26th August, these selected 6 startups i.e. pitched to a group of angel investors at the LightBox VC office.
The pitches were attended by prominent angels including: