Bharat Pitchathon

The Bharat Pitchathon was organized by AIC-RNTU in association with Headstart for Bhopal startups to provide them exposure to funding, and investment and provide them networking opportunity with fellow startups and investors. Headstart Network is India's largest volunteer-driven grass root level organization supporting entrepreneurship and startups with a presence in 20+ cities and conducts 200+ meetups across India impacting over 20k lives through its activities.The event started with welcome speech by Mr. Ronald Fernandez, CEO, AIC-RNTU Foundation followed by an introduction to AIC-RNTU and Headstart which then followed by three sessions on the topic of How Bhopal-based Top Rankers raised Series A $6 million from Tier I Investors, Understanding Term-sheets 101 and Investor's Perspective: How Tier-II Startups can raise funds.
Session 1: How Bhopal-based Top Rankers raised Series A $6 million from Tier I Investors Eminent Speaker: Mr. Karan Mehta, Co-Founder, Top Rankers Session 2: Understanding Termsheets Eminent Speaker: Mr. Ravi Vaswani, Founder, Zentrum Law Partners Session 3: Investor's Perspective: How Tier-II Startups can raise funds.

Date and Venue:2022-09-10 - Katha Auditorium, AIC-RNTU Foundation

Objectives in Brief: Objectives in Brief 1. The aim is to provide an opportunity to interact and network with Eminent speakers & Bhopal Ecosystem.  2. Chance to pitch in front of investors 3. Train startups through multiple sessions which help them to grow

Key Speaker: Mr. Karan Mehta, Co- Founder, Top Rankers,Mr. Ravi Vaswani, Founder, Zentrum Law Partners AND Mr. Nihar Mehta, VC at WaterBridge Ventures, Ms. Reshma Jhaveri, Senior Associate, Venture Catalysts and Mr. Amaan Memon, VC at Ankur Capital, Head of Day Zero

Organizers/Co-Organizers: AIC-RNTU Foundation in association with Headstart