IIT-Madras had shortlisted Startup Finals Pitch event on 19-Jan 2020 at IIT-Madras.
Around 12 teams were shortlisted for the final pitch and it had innovative and interesting initiatives across industries – agri to e-vehicles.
Shyam had been part of such events from IIT-Madras for almost 4-5 years now. He quoted that some of the initiatives were very interesting and potential to scale higher and that most times they were wanting a proper mentoring support to guide them thru’ the business side of their initiative.
The Jury members included Shyam Sekar, Founder CEO – Startup Xperts, Chandran Krishnan – CEO Chennai Angels, Gopala Krishnan from Deshpande Startups, and Jeetendra Kang – Director of Flex. The finalists were given 5 mins to pitch and Q&A session was planned for an additional 5-mins from the Jury end.