Startup Events This Week: Mixer By Inc42, SAARC Conference And More

Last week, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) hosted two events. First was the third edition of its National Public Procurement Conclave (NPCC), which was in collaboration with Government e-Marketplace (GeM). The event provided a platform for Indian buyers, sellers and other stalwarts of the retail industry to interact with over 400 Public Procurement Managers. These managers belong to various government departments and public sector undertaking (PSU) across different states.


Secondly, CCI also hosted a Manufacturing Forum in partnership with the
Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DPIIT) to bring policymakers, corporate leaders, CxOs, academia, and opinion makers on one platform. The forum allowed stakeholders in the sector to share innovative solutions for manufacturing development and build a concrete structure for the national roadmap.

As we step into a new week, here’s a list of new and upcoming events:

Mixer By Inc42

Mixer is Inc42’s signature #NoAgenda events, which allows important minds of the Indian startup ecosystem to come together and network. With the Mixer, Inc42 aims to bring together enablers and contributors to the Indian startup ecosystem, hoping for interesting collaborations and innovations in the future. Mixer is a relaxed evening to know each other better and catch up on what’s happening around them.

The platform helps to give perspective to the founders on where the ecosystem is headed and is also a great way to keep a check on the pulse of startups and innovation. No appointments, and no bookings, Mixer by Inc42 is a platform that allows the founders to catch up with people they have been trying to get in touch with over great food and cocktails. The event is supported by annual partners—NetApp, AWS, Paytm, Times Internet and HSBC—the event will be held on December 9.

Apply To Attend

Who Should Attend: Startup founders, entrepreneurs, investors, work
Date: December 9, 2019
Venue: Delhi

SOSV MOX Startup Mixer

The Mobile Only Accelerator MOX, which is backed by Silicon Valley-headquartered venture fund SOSV,  is organising its first event in India — Delhi NCR and Bengaluru. The event will be held on December 13, 2019 in Delhi and December 11, 2019 in Delhi.  The event will allow attendees to network with MOX, its portfolio companies and other players in their domain.

MOX is one of the most active players in the investment sector. The accelerator programme focuses on startups that work on a mobile-based application, services and platform to reach hundreds of millions of mobile-first, mobile-only smartphone users in Southeast Asia and India.

Apply To Attend In Delhi

Apply To Attend In Bengaluru

Who Should Attend: Startup founders, Startups in mobile-based application space
Date: December 13, 2019 and December 11, 2019
Venue: TBC, Delhi and TBC, Bengaluru

The SAARC CXO Conference

Global Startup Awards SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) and FAME Technologies are hosting the second edition of ‘The SAARC CXO Conference” in Bengaluru on December 13, 2019. The conference is looking for ideas and innovators of the startup ecosystem and enterprises to come together and start a conversation about the future of innovation in the SAARC region — Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

With this, the conference aims to look for solutions to push for greater regional innovation, integration, and implementation. In addition, the attendees will have a platform to network and learn more about opportunities in the SAARC region. It also allows exchange of better ideas, draft policies — on deeptech topics like Machine Learning, Drone, Blockchain, AR/VR — and ideate on how to implement these programs.

Apply To Attend

Who Should Attend: Startup founders, manufacturers
Date: December 19, 2019
Venue: Bengaluru

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