Last week, India Cloud Summit was successfully hosted which saw participation from thought leaders and industry experts who came together to discuss topics like artificial intelligence (AI)\/ machine learning (ML), Alexa, IoT, migration, big data and cloud architecture best practices.\r\n\r\nThe event was aimed at connecting various players to connect and discuss ideas on how Cloud was being implemented in different organisations.\r\n\r\nAlso, the 2019 edition of Indian Leadership Conclave was also organised which saw participation from nearly 200 delegates and 35 distinguished leaders from the fields of politics, business, academia, development, entertainment, journalism and sports.\r\n\r\nWith a new week upon us, we bring you all the upcoming startup events. Mark your calendars!\r\nNational Women Leadership Summit, 2019\r\nNew age ecosystem enabler Stepup 360 is all set to host the second edition of its flagship event \u00a0Indian Women Excellence and Leadership Awards (I-WELA) in order to support and encourage the women entrepreneurs.\r\n\r\nThe event will give the participants a platform to connect and meet with other like minded people which will enable them to grow their businesses.\r\n\r\nKey Speakers: Suresh Prabhu, minister of commerce and industry and civil aviation; Jyotsna Sitling, Joint Sec. MSDE (Ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship); Anurag Srivastava, CISCO India CSR Lead; Vaibhav Vardhan, founder at Inc42 and others. \r\n\r\nDate: February 18, 2019 \r\n\r\nVenue: New Delhi\r\nNASSCOM Technology & Leadership Forum 2019\r\nIndian trade association for information technology \u00a0National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) will be organising its flagship event NASSCOM Technology & Leadership Forum (NTLF) \u00a0which was formerly known as NASSCOM India Leadership Forum (NILF).\r\n\r\nFor this edition, the event will be revolving around the theme of # The Next: Opportunity vs Reality where the participants will come together to discuss where the things really are in terms of adoption of new technologies, the speed of adoption, level of disruption and the impact delivered.\r\n\r\nKey Speakers: Paul Polman, CEO, Unilever; Shai Weiss, CEO, Virgin Atlantic; Samina Vaziralli, executive vice chairperson, Cipla Limited; Thomas L. Friedman, journalist and author, and others.\r\n\r\nDate: February 20-22, 2019\r\n\r\nVenue: Grand Hyatt, Mumbai\r\nStartup Buddy Conclave 2019\r\nStartup Buddy which provides financial and startup advisory services, is all set to host its second edition of the flagship event Startup Buddy Conclave 2019 (SBC19).\r\n\r\nThe event will provide the participating startups, venture capitalists, accelerators, incubators, angel investors and service providers to come together to interact and network with people of direct interest in each other. \u00a0\r\n\r\nThe participants will also get to attend key-note sessions and cutting-edge panel discussions highlighting the latest trends in the world of Startups,\r\n\r\nIndustry experts will come together to discuss high potential opportunities to pursue new ideas and their oriented business ventures, investments, and partnerships. The all day long event is expected to see participation from over 500 distinguished personalities. \r\n\r\nKey Speakers: Abha Rishi, CEO, Atal Incubation Center BIMTECH; Abhay Tandon, innovation lead, Anheuser-Busch InBev; Abraham Cinta, founder and CEO, Arc Capital; Alka Goel, founding partner, Alkemi Venture Partners;Ashish Taneja, partner, Growx Ventures and others\r\n\r\nDate: \u00a0February 23, 2019\r\n\r\nVenue: The Oberoi, Gurugram\r\nStartUp Expo 2019\r\nEntrepreneurship and Innovation Council of Indian Institute of Management Rohtak is all set to organise StartUp Expo 2019 this week.\r\n\r\nThe one-day event will see participation from over 100 startups and 200 mentors and investors who will discuss various topics related to entrepreneurship.\r\n\r\nThe event will provide a platform for the mentors to network with the young minds while the entrepreneurs get the opportunity to attract various investment and guidance opportunities from industry experts.\r\n\r\nWho Should Attend: Startup founders, Entrepreneurs, Investors\r\n\r\nDate: February 23, 2019 | 9 AM\r\n\r\nVenue: Pragati Maidan\r\nBlockchain Summit India 2019\r\nThe first edition of in series of Vision Blockchain 2030, Blockchain Summit India 2019 will be organised this week. The government supported event will see participation from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Law and Justice, Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Department of Information Technology and State government of Uttar Pradesh.\r\n\r\nThe Summit is aimed at enabling the Indian government and ministries to develop the process of building blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem. Global blockchain brands and the ministries are joining hands to build India as the Blockchain capital. \r\n\r\nKey Speakers: Suresh Prabhu; Ravi Shankar Prasad, minister of law and justice; Harsh Vardhan, minister of science and technology; Dinesh Sharma, deputy chief minister, Uttar Pradesh and others\r\n\r\nDate: February 22-23, 2019\r\n\r\nVenue: IIML Noida Campus\r\nMixer by Inc42\r\nThe latest edition of Mixer by Inc42 will be organised this month. The event has been bringing together entrepreneurs, investors and influencers since 2015. For this edition, we have planned a fun-filled, evening with #Noagenda #NoJudgements and #NoPressure.\r\n\r\nThe event will see participation from over 100 guests including startups, investors, incubators and accelerators and ecosystem enablers from Delhi. The applications are now open with an entry fee of INR 1,999. To ensure you are one of the selected 100 attendees, so apply now!\r\n\r\nWho Should Attend: Entrepreneurs, investors, startup enthusiasts\r\n\r\nEntry Fee: INR 1,999 plus taxes\r\n\r\nDate: February 28, 2019\r\n\r\nVenue: Olive Bar & Kitchen, Delhi\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nStay tuned for the next edition of Events to Attend!