Submission of UPSTART Executive Summary counts as registration for the event. The shortlisted teams will be required to register for eSummit17 later.
There is NO separate registration/participation fee. The shortlisted teams will be required to register for eSummit17 later.
The last date for submitting/editing your B-Plan is 31st July, 2017
Refer to the rules and eligibility criteria of UPSTART'17.
No, we do not accept any other documents. The judging will be done strictly on the basis of documents which have been asked for.
-> A single registration should be done for a single entry. If you have registered more than once, please send an e-mail to [email protected], mentioning information about all the registrations made for the entry.
The entries for UPSTART’17 are judged by reputed VC’s, established entrepreneurs and industrialists who believe in promoting entrepreneurship. Your entry is only viewed by the judge. At no stage is an organizer permitted to view your executive summary/ B-Plan. Presentations are closed door.
-> Refer to the Judging Criteria for UPSTART’16. Judging will be done by a group of reputed entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists and experienced people from the industry.
->No, we encourage the entry of all well-developed business plans.
-> Every startup qualifying the screening round will be assigned a mentor. The teams shall then have a brainstorming session with the assigned mentors wherein they can discuss any aspect of their business which demands guidance and help.
->A mentor will be allotted to all the teams that qualify for the main round.