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NASSCOM CoE (IoT)to co-organize “THE AEONIAN 2018”
Partnership to immensely benefit hundreds of SMEs and start-ups at the event
Mumbai, May 1, 2018: NASSCOM CoE – IoT, today announced that it has partnered to co-organize “The Aeonian 2018”, India’s premier start-up expo and conference which will be held at the World Trade Center, +that focuses on innovation in emerging technologies like IoT, Analytics, AI/ML, AR/VR and Robotics for Digital Transformation. The platform focuses on connecting with various startups, exploring possibilities, providing tools and technology solutions for building a more collaborative innovation ecosystem in India.Deloitte India is the knowledge partner for the event validating the summit.
In his comments, Dojo Jose, CEO, Aspire Media Pvt. Ltd., the organizers of the event, said,” NASSCOM CoE (IoT) coming onboard as a co-organizer is a huge value boost for both the event and the SMEs/Start-ups at the event. We thank the team at NASSCOM CoE (IoT) for making this happen.”
As per recent publicly available information, 2017 saw a record $13.7 billion investments in Indian start-ups, spread over 820 deals. This is higher compared to 2016 and 2015, when funding was at $4.06 billion and $8.4 billion respectively. However, 2016 and 2015 saw a larger number of deals, at 1,034 and 913 respectively. Also, $9.5 billion of this is accounted for by 10 companies with the rest securing the balance $4.22 billion.
The Aeonian 2018 expects over 10000 footfalls across the 3 days with participants cutting across the start-up system – from entrepreneurs, senior executives at some of these start-ups, Owners and senior executives at SME firms besides investors and students.The 3-day summit has 4 main elements – 1. The Start-up expo which will see a lot of start-ups displaying their products and services; 2. Pitch; 3. Conference & Networking and 4. Awards. Prominent startups& stakeholders under one roof provides for a better understanding on the Indian startup ecosystem& related challenges & possible solutions for common problems faced by startups.For more details, please visit www.theaeonian.in