The Second edition of Rising Bharat, an initiative for aspiring entrepreneurs, was held in Goa on 9th September 2019.
Organised by Boudhik Ventures®, Startupbuddy, BlockSpaze Supported by 91Springboard, AICGIM, GCCI(Goa Chamber of Commerce & Industry). Rising Bharat is a series of 20 such events held in tier-2 cities across the country. The purpose is to create knowledge about issues related to legal, compliance, IPR, marketing and funding among budding entrepreneurs. At the event in Goa, six experts from different backgrounds interacted with young participants and answered their queries pertaining to entrepreneurship and innovations.
The event began with a welcome speech by Mr. Amit Singal, founder of Startup Buddy and was followed by the experts that interacted with participants. The Welcome speech addressed the need for an initiative like Rising Bharat and it’s goal to reach twenty Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities to provide mentoring and guidance to the startup community
Speaking at the event, chief guest, Mr. Sukhbir Singh, Singer & Investor also shared his experience with his newly found love in angel investment in Start-ups.
He said, “After funding two start-ups, I am constantly on a look out for innovative ideas and start up concepts. While building a business, one must also focus on creating awareness about the brand so that the start up can grow constructively. I am happy to be a part of this event that motivate young entrepreneurs in Tier 2 & 3 cities and equip them with knowledge needed to build a business. I admire the work done by Rising Bharat to build the startup ecosystem in India.”
Rising Bharat Series is like the Internet in the way start-ups can tap into a specific queries/requirement from the start-up community enablers like How to incorporate a company, Benefits of intellectual property in their business, fundraising, investments etc. Rising Bharat is the place where all industry experts shared his best experience that resonate with their own life or business to give them a proper guidance where to go and stop. This series is to differentiate themselves and to cover a topic which is really helpful for the emerging entrepreneurs said by Mr. Saurabh Trivedi Co-founder & Director Boudhik Ventures.
Mrs. Rakhee Singal, CCO of Startup Buddy said, “Before starting your start-up, it is really important to understand your company compliances/requirements so that these things will not bother you at later stage in your journey.”
Mr. Pranay Gupta, Founder, 91springboard said, “We are delighted to partner with Rising Bharat initiative and are extremely happy to host the second edition of Rising Bharat initiative. At 91springboard, it is our constant endeavour to support startups, new entrepreneurs with counsel and advice and Rising Bharat offers the right opportunity to do so. We look forward to hosting them for future events.”
BlocSpaze founder Bibin Babu said that Start-ups needs to evaluate themselves and confident enough to take their concept at best level, until an unless the founder don’t have confidence how investor can.
Mr. Prajyot Mainkar from GCCI and Mr. Apoorv Sharma also spoke on this occasion.
Rising Bharat next editions are planned in Nagpur, Patna, Jodhpur etc.