With a view to give impetus to Goa’s budding startup
ecosystem, the Minister for Information Technology (IT), Revenue, Labour and
Employment, Jennifer Monserrate, will inaugurate an ASSOCHAM Startup Elevator
Pitch event on November 8 at Goa Institute of Management (GIM). ASSOCHAM
Launchpad – Startup Elevator Pitch Series, an initiative and platform for
budding entrepreneurs is being organised in 12 cities across
It also a chance for budding Goan startups to showcase talent, generate funding and win prizes worth upto Rs 1.5 cr.
“This pitch competition is a great place for all Goan entrepreneurial voices to be heard as it would help young entrepreneurs across the coastal state to showcase their ideas in front of the entrepreneurial community, pitch to multiple investors, get insights on how to scale up business, gain some valuable exposure and feedback,” said Manguirish Pai Raikar, chairperson, ASSOCHAM MSME Development Council.
“The ASSOCHAM Startup Launchpad is helping talented and aspiring entrepreneurs network, build partnerships and most importantly, giving them a chance to secure funding and accelerate their business,” said Tripti Somani, co-chairperson, ASSOCHAM National Council on Startups.