SMC Mumbai

May 25, 2019

SMC Mumbai

Athena Banquet, Supreme Business Park, Hiranandani Gardens, Powai

Mat 25, 2019
9 AM – 7:30 PM

Athena Banquet,

Supreme Business Park,

Hiranandani Gardens, Powai

SMC Select

All participating startups submit their decks for shortlisting. Selected Startups get a chance to pitch their idea to a panel of judges (Investors & Founders) in front of the audience. Top three startups will be felicitated. Deck of all participating startups are made available to the investors.


You can meet investors/mentors of your choice for a round-table session. Based on the availability of time, demand and preferences shown by you, one or more sessions may be arranged. Follow up meetings can take place depending upon the mutual interest.


Pradeep Bhargava

President AA Global

Prathmesh Kant

SMC Platform Lead

Amit Tiwari

SMC Program Lead (Alumnus)

BV Phani

Professor at IIT, Kanpur

Deeksha Awasthi

Scientist | Blogger | Social Entrepreneur

Anupma Singh

Founder at JiyoFullest

Amitabha Bandyopadhyay

Professor Incharge Incubation and Innovation, IITK


Event Schedule

Startup Masterclass - Program Schedule
Saturday May 25

09:00am – 09:30am

Lighting of the Lamp

09:05am – 09:20am

Welcome President AA IIT K, Pradeep Bhargava, AA IITK Mumbai, Shyamendra Narayan

09:20am – 09:40am

Keynote Prashant Jain, CIO, HDFC AMC

09:40am – 10:00am

Keynote Siddhartha Tiwari (Ajay to confirm) or Another keynote

10:00am – 10:20am

Keynote Rohit, Intuit( Fintech)

10:20am – 10:45am

Keynote Surbhi Kaul, Google, Bay Area

10:45am – 11:15am


11:15am – 11:30am

Devita Saraf
Founder VU Tech

11:30am – 11:45am

Madhu Kannan
Chief Business Officer, UBER, EX-BSE

11:45am – 12:00pm

Punit Krishna
CEO, Chemstarc

12:00pm – 12:15pm

Abhishek Ravi
CIO, Dream 11

12:15pm – 01:00pm

It is still tip of the Iceberg | There is a long way to go in Fintech. Innovation areas in Banking, Insruance and Assurance
Suniti Nanda, GOM, Chair
Sankersen Banerjee, RBL
Abhishek Kothari, Co-founder, Flexi Loans
Abhishant Pant, Ex-NPCI & Founder of The Fintech Meetup
Kiran Gadhari, Head – Digital Acceleration & Innovation and API Banking, HDFC Bank

01:00pm – 02:00pm


02:00pm – 03:00pm

Will Television Dissapear? | Role of changing media , Content distribution, Devices, Experience
Vivek shah, AVP, Hotstar
Dipanjan Das, CEO, Network 18
Kaustubh Patekar,

03:00pm – 03:45pm

Innovation speakers
Ajit Nagral, Owner/Pharma tech
Karan Bajaj, Founder, WhiteHat Jr
Ketan Sinh, CoFounder – Brewbot Eatery & Pub Brewery
Rahul Patel, SIIC Incubation center
Kunal Kohli, Founder – Chai Pe Charcha

03:45pm – 04:15pm


04:15pm – 05:00pm

Reverse Pitch
Dr. Anirudh Malpani, Angel Investor
Mukul Jain, MD. RedBrick Capital Advisors
Farooq Oomerbhouy, Managing Partner, FAO Ventures
Apoorva Ranjan, Founder, V Cat
Prof. Phani, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, IIT Kanpur
Surbhi Jian, xto10x

05:00pm – 05:15pm

SMC Select Jury
Ramakant Tiwari, Ontario Trade & Investment
Sudin Baraokar, Global IT Innovation Advisor & Expert, ExSBI Innovation Head

07:00pm – 07:30pm

Awards & vote of thanks