Jammu, Oct 28 : With a view to give impetus to start-up ecosystem in Jammu and Kashmir, apex industry body ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry) is organising a Startup Elevator Pitch event on October 30 at University of Jammu.
The event will help create new startups in the state and enable them to grow quickly to become successful examples in their respective fields.
The format of Elevator Pitch is such that the entrepreneurs and founders are given 300 seconds to explain the concept and idea of a service or product to set of jury members.
Balkrishan Goenka, President, ASSOCHAM said, "The ASSOCHAM Startup Launch pad is one of India’s premier start-up launch programs for talented and aspiring entrepreneurs. We have partnered with renowned start-up enablers to provide exclusive and special access to benefits that will help budding start-ups in tier II and III cities of India to elevate to the next level."
Anil Khaitan, Chairman, ASSOCHAM National Council on Start-ups said, "Start-ups in Jammu could use the ASSOCHAM platform to network with high net worth individuals and generate business or funding opportunities for themselves."
Early stage start-ups i.e. those between 0-2 years of operations and established start-ups between 3–5 years of operations are invited for participation in Jammu round.
The top three winners from will be invited for grand finale in February 2020 in Delhi.