The first Startup Expo powered by TiE and Lufthansa on April 23 in Gurgaon attracted a massive footfall not just from NCR but from entire country. The Expo served a stage for Tier 2 cities to showcase the ideas and talent. Apart from plenty of expert sessions, it gave a platform to young startups to have a face-off with investors.
Addressing the audience, amongst other industry luminaries, were Mr. Amitabh Kant, CEO, Niti Aayog and Mr. Ramesh Abhishek, Secretary, Dept. of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India, extending their full support and unveiling the Govt. Action Plan for Startup India.