Z Nation Lab & WeWork India come together to host Startup Pitch Competition

Z Nation Lab and WeWork India have kicked off their first joint initiative for the startup ecosystem building in Mumbai.

It is a “Startup pitch competition” that will invite applications from Mumbai & Pune. The event will take place on the 13th of December at Nehru Centre – Worli in Mumbai.

WeWork is the title sponsor for one of the biggest events of World Office Expo and this competition is hosted by World Office Expo.

Winners of this pitch competition will be provided with mentorship from Z Nation Lab, 3 months complimentary workspace by WeWork and direct entry into Z Nation Lab January Bootcamp program which is a pre-accelerator program through which Z Nation Lab evaluates in funding companies further ahead.

Shortlisted Startups will be informed by 10th December. Top 15 startups will pitch in front of the jury members which shall include VC’s and Angel Investors from the Indian startup ecosystem.

Z Nation Lab and WeWork India have kicked off their first joint initiative

Register today to pitch: http://bit.ly/2ndnHtw

Z Nation Lab opens doors to Silicon Valley for Startups in India

Z Nation Lab Startup Accelerator in Mumbai opens doors to Silicon Valley for Startups in India. We are inviting startups for a one-to-one session with Silicon Valley expert and live pitching session with VC firms in Mumbai

About: Z Nation Lab

Z Nation Lab is an Startup Accelerator in Mumbai with the focus on the India – US Corridor. We have a team of prodigy mentors with 80 plus patents registered in their name and specialize in IOT, Sensor technology, big data, robotics, Med Tech, Education, Mobile and Payments.

At Z Nation Lab we are predominately looking at Enterprise startups or a cutting-edge technology product that has potential to go global. Z Nation Lab has a very strong nexus to Silicon Valley with the majority of their board based in the US and our partnership with Access Silicon Valley enables us to connect startups and investors in more than 25 top startup destinations in the world. With a Washington DC-based Launch dream, Z Nation Lab helps technology startup’s growth into the US government markets and work with the US Government.

Anup Mehta, Co-Founder at Z Nation Lab said: “This is a great opportunity for startups in India to get insights and get mentored directly from world-renowned Silicon Valley veteran.”

About: Salil Pradhan

Salil is a Venture Partner with Draper Nexus Ventures and an advisor to corporate LPs on product strategy and M&A. He has been frequently quoted by leading publications and recently named as top 10 influential people in Silicon Valley by Huffington Post.
Salil has been issued 54 US patents, in areas related to sensors, IOT and computer systems. Salil spent 10 years at Hewlett Packard in a variety of roles, including the position of CTO at HP’s Enterprise RFID / IOT business. Salil’s all-around experience as an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, product executive and corporate strategist makes him a sought-after panellist and judge at venture pitch events.
He serves on the Board of many tech startups companies like Momentfeed Inc., Chirp Microsystems, Notion (Hetnotion.com), is a mentor at the Plug & Play Tech center and a Cincinnati-based Brandery, and an advisor to a number of tech startups. He has also served on the advisory boards of UCLA’s WINMEC and UCSD’s Center for Wireless Communications.

Neha Jain, Co-Founder at Z Nation Lab said: “Startups in India will now have direct access to Silicon Valley members and resources. Which will be the key to getting global recognition and the right platform for writing their success story.”

To get the chance and secure a place for a one to one discussion with Mr Salil Pradhan, Send us a short description of your company at pitch@znationlab.com
Venue: Z Nation Lab, B/7, 32 Corporate Avenue, near the paper box, off Mahakali Caves Road, Andheri-east, Mumbai-400069.
Date: 2/09/2016
Time: 11:00 am onwards
Place: Mumbai