The MVP team will be conducting a full day event on entrepreneurship @
Lovely Professional University , on 2 April 2009, in collaboration with LPU & TIE. Details below. I am very excited about the event and look forward to interacting with the students.
LPU has built a state of the art campus near Jalandhar with around 30k students already attending various courses.
I am looking forward to participating in the First Edition of
MVP Founder’s meet. Its a full day event being held at Fortune Select JP Cosmos, Bengaluru (Off cunnigham road) on 17 December, 2008.
Participants include our portfolio founders from Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, a couple of other startup friends of MVP and a few well known folks like:
Subrata Mitra from Accel . A very active and succesful early and growth stage VC firm working with startups in India, USA, China and London
Sharda balaji from Novojuris – a legal firm with special focus on working with Startups
SezWho is a universal profile service for the social web – a popular startup in Silicom valley. Indus Kaitan, Chief Plumbr of Sezwho. Indus has spent 10+ years in building startups in silicon valley .
Harish Gandhi from Alok Mittal Cannan. A leading VC Firm working with startups in India, US and Isarael. (Update: Harish came in place of Alok and we had a great session with him) Ananya Majoomdar from
Times Private Treaties
Internal Sessions with MVP companies
Duration: 30-40 minutes each
Format : Interactive sessions
Give the presenting company
founders LIVE access to brains, thoughts and ideas of 10-15 peers. They can gather a lot of fodder for thoughts and get inputs on some key business problems
Part 1 : Presenting company talks about their Business (5-8 minutes)
Whats the product
Whats the market
Whats the team
Plans going forward
Key Challenges / important business problems they are working on
Part 2: Other company
founders will provide (25-30 minutes)
potential solution to the mentioned business problems
point out risks etc
External Sessions with Investors / Entrepreneurs etc
Format: Informal interaction, Q & A, discussions, know each other etc
Number: 2-3 Sessions
Duration : 60 minutes each