TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) yesterday announced that the 8th edition of TiE Entrepreneurial Summit, Asia’s largest and premier annual conference of the entrepreneurial ecosystem, which will be held for the first time in Hyderabad will host one of the largest gathering of the investor community during the summit between 18th December to 20th December 2013, at HICC Hyderabad.
The event will witness participation of various eminent Venture Capitalists, Private Equities and Angel Investors like Helion Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, TVS Capital, Kaalari Capital, Ventureast, Peepul Capital, Unilazer Ventures, SRI Capital, Indian Angel Network and many more.
TiE Entrepreneurial Summit 2013 will be organizing Investor Power Panel and panel discussions on the current trends which enable the Startups and existing entrepreneurs’ community to understand the potential opportunities which the investors see, the verticals & industries they are likely to invest and the kind of firms they would invest in. The sessions will also uncover the opportunities for investments, networking and sector specific sessions on Mobile & Internet World, Big Data & Cloud, Social Enterprises, Healthcare, Defense, etc.
Mr. Murali Bukkapatnam, President – TiE Hyderabad and Managing Director & CEO, getdomestichelp.com, said, “Through this summit we are enabling the startups to understand the journey of innovations to start-ups; start ups to funding, funding to scaling-up; scaling-up to exit; exit to serial entrepreneurship. The most important deterrent which at times prevents a startup idea to convert into a business venture is the concern of financial sustenance and we are trying to make them understand the thought process of investor community and how they can make it more attractive for investors”.
Adding to it Mr. Ananth Rao, Convener – TES 2013 and Managing Director – Focus Ventures said “TES 2013 will not only provide ample opportunities to start ups to learn the technicalities involved in ensuring timely availability of finances for their business ventures but will also help to know the sectors which the investors view as a potential investment avenues. Along with startups even the existing entrepreneurs will get an opportunity to meet and network with great minds from around the world, learn from sharply designed sessions, bounce-off & validate their ideas, business models & plans and will also get an opportunity to connect with the potential investors through the networking sessions we are organizing.”
TES 2013, will be a large gathering with a diverse mix of the entrepreneurial ecosystem with over 100 global speakers and investors to understand the business opportunities for taking the enterprises to the next level. TES 2013 will organize over 100 learning and mentoring sessions with iconic entrepreneurs and investors and “how-to” sessions for start-ups and Investor Meet to pitch their business ideas to Angels, VC’s and Incubators by showcasing their solutions, products and services. It may be noted that previous editions of various such events by TiE have led to several start-ups closing on funding. The details of the various sessions of TES 2013 are available at http://www.tiesummit.com/.