TIE-Hyderabad Investor Connect : 20182 years ago Ramya Sayaboni
HERE IS THE GREAT PLATFORM FOR THE ENTREPRENEURS TO MEET THE MULTIPLE PAN INDIA VC’S/ INVESTORS. YES!!! THE MOST POPULAR INVESTOR-INVESTEE CONNECT IS BACK AGAIN!!!
TiE Global is a non-profit Organisation devoted to entrepreneurs in all industries, at all stages, from incubation, throughout the entrepreneurial lifecycle. With a global reach and a local focus, the heart of TIE-profit global community welcomes all entrepreneurs from all over the world. It believes in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing a business through their five pillars:
TiE is known for mentoring education and networking to help entrepreneurs and those starting new business. Every day, someone is mentored with the TiE ecosystem and guided towards the right path to achieve great heights. Besides creating wealth the organisation also work to alleviate poverty and unemployment by fostering entrepreneurship worldwide.
TiE signature programs includes the TiE Young Entrepreneurship (TYE), which fosters entrepreneurship and education in high school level students, the TiE International Startup Competition (TISC) which aims to nurture college-level students and young start-ups TiE Women’s Forum which empowers women entrepreneurs throughout our network and numerous large-scale conferences such as TiECon and TiE Global Summit.
TiE conference attendees span the spectrum from successful founders of mature companies, entrepreneurs creating new companies, professional from top corporations leading venture capital firms to thought leaders to senior executives and technology professionals.
TiE Chapters often assist start-ups by offering those incubators space or subsidized services by Sponsor and partners.
Several start-ups have received funding and investment from TiE Angel groups in the Network or from Angel Investors. TiE’s success stems from the cycle where chapter member assists younger entrepreneurs with mentoring Investments, networking etc. and foster success of younger start-ups in the community.
‘It reaches out and fosters the next generation of entrepreneurs’
TiE Hyderabad is one of the largest and most active groups in the world, and it brings together promising early-stage companies and exposes them to serial entrepreneurs, high tech executives, and other professional investors. It ensures maximum coverage for all deserving start-ups
TIE Hyderabad has been conducting investor Connect program from past few years to generate and nurture entrepreneurship and build up the start-up ecosystem of Hyderabad. All the startups, eminent speakers, mentors and volunteers form a community for the program.
Investor Connect brings together top Indian PE/VC/Seed/Angel funds and promising entrepreneurs in any industry (for seed, early stage and Series-A funding).It enables start-ups and early-stage entrepreneurs to meet with and present their business venture to angel and venture investors.
Funding range: $150k to $3M.
DEADLINE 5TH MARCH 2018
GUIDELINES FOR THE PARTICIPANTS
- B-plan workshop is free for all the participants
- Post-workshop interested startups need to submit their B-plans in the format provided during the workshop.
- Mock pitch session is only for the shortlisted startups
- Participation beyond B-plan workshop is free for Tie- members
- Non-Members need to pay the annual membership fee of Rs 10,000 to become an Associate member and continue in the process.
SCHEDULE FOR INVESTORS CONNECT SEASON 1 of 2018
23 March- Business plan workshop
It is an opportunity to grow on your own ideas where you get instructions
By systematic procedure which will successfully help you to prepare and develop a business plan.
13 April – Mock pitching sessions
A mock pitching session for all the startups will be held from 13 April where the startups will have one- one mock pitching sessions on startup funding and the mock pitch session is only for the shortlisted startups.
27 April- Investor Interactions
Pitching to investors start from 27 April where shortlisted startups are evaluated but also get valuable feedback from the mentors on how each startup can make their pitch more precise and attractive.
BENEFITS FROM INVESTORS CONNECT SEASON1 2018
- FORUM TO LEARN VC’S PERSPECTIVE ON STARTUP FUNDING
It helps to gain knowledge regarding the three stages of venture capital for startup funding.
- Seed money: low-level financing required to start and implement a new idea.
- Startup: firms at early stage require funds for marketing and product development
- First stage: Early sales and manufacturing funds
- LEARNING WORKSHOPS ON EFFECTIVE B PLANS
- B-PLAN REVIEWS BY THE MENTORS DURING PRACTICE PITCH SESSIONS
- WELL CURATED PITCHES BEFORE INVESTOR INTERACTIONS
- HANDHOLDING POST INVESTOR INTERACTIONS.