IoT ecosystem in India is poised to see a quantum leap in the coming days. Amplified by the concerted efforts of the government and the continuous and rapidly expanding ecosystem, IoT is fast becoming a stepping stone to a connected future.

India is playing an important role in playing the catalyst through its role as a development centre enriched by the strong scientific temperament and conducive start-up climate. Many Fledgling start-ups are already doing exemplary work in the IoT space that has larger impact and business implications. It is time to recognise and reward these talents.

The IoT India Congress Start-up Awards rewards and celebrates these brave pioneers and seeks to provide them a stage and spotlight to launch themselves to a global arena.

Applications to IoT Start Up Awards will be open soon. Stay tuned to this page for details.

 

 

Applications to the 2017 IoT Start Up Awards are now closed. Stay tuned to this page to meet our finalists.

Meet our Top 12 IoT Start Up Finalists

IoT ecosystem in India is poised to see a quantum leap in the coming days. Amplified by the concerted efforts of the government and the continuous and rapidly expanding ecosystem, IoT is fast becoming a stepping stone to a connected future.

India is playing an important role in playing the catalyst through its role as a development centre enriched by the strong scientific temperament and conducive start-up climate. Many Fledgling start-ups are already doing exemplary work in the IoT space that has larger impact and business implications. It is time to recognise and reward these talents.

The IoT India Congress Start-up Awards rewards and celebrates these brave pioneers and seeks to provide them a stage and spotlight to launch themselves to a global arena.

Are you a young company (less than 5 years of being in business) and making breakthroughs in IoT? Nominate your company for the IoT India Congress Start-up Awards.

Who should enter?

  • Are you an IoT start-up (5 years or less in business)?
  • Have you made breakthroughs in monetizing your IoT Product or solutions?
  • Do you have a unique and winning business model in the IoT?
  • Why should you enter?

Why should you enter?

  • Showcase the work your organization has been doing to the who’s-who in the IoT industry
  • Visibility in leading media outlets
  • Raise your profile to potential investors, employees and customers
  • Expand your network and connect with peers

If your answer is Yes to most of the questions above, then why not enter the IoT Start-Up Award and showcase your exemplary work to those who matter in the world of IoT?

  • Exclusive Pod space (3 sqm) to showcase your start-up
  • Speed Dating with Corporates
  • Branding  – online and on-site
  • Company Ads in the show catalogue with brief profile
  • One to One networking at the event
  • Selected Start-ups can be part of Live Experience zones being setup at the expo (Healthcare, Manufacturing, Smart cities, Telecom)
  • Winning Start-ups get nominated for the Level 4 events happening worldwide (Brazil 2019) by the 100 Open  Start-ups, our Strategic  Partner for this event. Contract signing between Start-up and Corporates happen in these events
  • Winning Start-ups get preferred entry to 100 Open Start-ups program to source contract from Global Corporate Executives
  • Winning Start-ups get nominated with complimentary entry pass to attend and showcase at the IET Innovation Awards held on November 14, 2018 in London

Over the last couple of years, we have had start-ups voice their need for international exposure. We heard you. This year, we present 2 modes of applying for IoT Start-up Awards.

The first option is a nomination-only process without any fee. The pre-jury panel will score the entries to arrive at our Top 10 start-ups shortlist. The shortlisted start-ups will get a 10 min pitching slot at the IoT Start-up Awards segment on October 10, 2018 in Bengaluru in front of the main jury panel. From this, Top 3 start-ups will be selected and awarded.

The Glocal (Global + Local) Package, allows start-ups to get an opportunity to gain global exposure as well as participate in the start-up awards for a fee of Rs 25,000/.

Chief Guest – Startup Awards

Shri Ramanan Ramanathan

Mission Director, Atal Innovation Mission, Government of India

Jury Panel

Dileep Mangsuli

Chief Technology Officer, Wipro-GE Healthcare

Jürgen Hase

CEO, UNLIMIT, A Reliance Group Company

Moshe Porat

Co Founder, CEO, MESH Rehovot, Founder, CEO MESH (Modiin), Israel

Anurag Batra

Chairman, Editor in Chief, BW Businessworld

Pre-Jury Panel

Amitabh Sinha

Co-Founder & CSO, Meetingsandoffices.com

Varad Krish

Managing Director, Induct AS

Ravi Pagar

Regional Director, ASEAN, element14