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Wednesday, October 14 • 11:45am - 12:30pm
Innovation in Hardware: Can India Succeed?

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The government has launched an ambitious Make in India initiative to promote manufacturing in the country. At the same time, disruptive technologies are creating the Connected Internet of Everything, providing an opportunity for entrepreneurs to build hardware solutions that power this interconnected world.

 Hear a interesting panel of leaders discuss and share their perspectives on:

  • Can India succeed in building hardware, what are the opportunity areas and whitespaces for startups
  • What are the challenges most hardware and integrated hardware and software teams face and how have you dealt with them?
  • Hardware is a more capital intensive sector – is there funding available, are VCs looking at this as a growth area


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Sanjay Nath

Managing Partner, Blume Ventures
Sanjay is a Co Founder & Managing Director of Blume Ventures (which he co-founded with Karthik Reddy in 2010), one of India's leading seed stage funds. Blume's portfolio includes Qubecell (acquired by Boku), Mettl, Webengage, Hotelogix, Grey Orange Robotics, Taxiforsure, Exotel, Rolocule... Read More →

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Sagar Apte

Founder & CEO, CarIQ
Sagar Apte is the driving force behind CarIQ and the functions of the hardware device. Previously, he managed teams aross account management, sales and support, professional services, operations, and product management.Founded in August 2012, CarIQ is a Pune based hardware startup... Read More →
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Arun Seth

Co-Host, NASSCOM Product Conclave
Arun Seth has been an industry veteran with successful stints at BT, Alcatel Lucent.He is today an angel investor actively supporting the start-up companies. According to Arun, having successfully driven the BPO sector for NASSCOM a decade ago, he intends to pursue the hardware dream... Read More →
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Rohan Shravan

Founder & CEO, Notion Ink
Rohan Shravan is the Founding CEO of Notion Ink Design Labs, one of the only consumer electronics product design firm out of India. He has designed and developed world's first Android SOC tablets, world's first Android UI for tablets and continues to set benchmarks... Read More →

Wednesday October 14, 2015 11:45am - 12:30pm PDT
Taj - Aura 3 Vivanta by Taj, Yeswantpur, Bangalore, 560022

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