Pitch Your Start Up Idea at a Live Transborder Event

Mumbai / Heidelberg – July 7th, 2018

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The Event

An International Opportunity

Venue Heidelberg Technologiepark Heidelberg – BioPark Im Neuenheimer Feld 582, 69120 Heidelberg Germany

Venue Mumbai 91springboard,1st Floor, Kagalwala House, Plot No. 175, CST Road, Kalina, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai 400098


Learn the opportunities that Europe presents for your ideas.


Network with Companies  working in bridging innovation gaps

Get Funded

Get noticed by serious German public and private investors 


Get supported by our incubation partners and give wings to your ideas.

About The Theme

Innovations with a Global and Social Impact. 

We want to explore ideas which can be translated from local to more global in social and technological context. Some examples for such a theme include – Digital Health, Clean Energy Concepts, Fintech, Data driven technologies, Online Censorship Technologies, Every day solutions. The pitch up competition will be live streamed across Heidelberg and Mumbai followed by rapid networking sessions. Audience will be a unique mixture of Government officials, Experienced Entrepreneurs, experts on Indo-German Segment, Startup Enthusiasts and Students.

An unique opportunity to view culturally sensitive startup community.

Expert Speakers

Meet Our Keynote Speakers

Sugandh Rajaram

Sugandh Rajaram

Consul General of India, Munich

Mr. Sugandh Rajaram is the current Consul General at the Indian Consulate, Munich. He has served at various positions and locations including Moscow, Jakarta, New-York. Prior to the current assignment he also served at the Ministry of External Affairs, New-Dehli.
Rudradeb Mitra

Rudradeb Mitra

Machine Learning Researcher

Mr. Rudradeb Mitra started his career as an AI researcher in 2002. He has worked and published on topics of AI, like NLP, Semantic web, Declarative Languages. Rudradeb is a serial entrepreneur who has built 6 startups in 4 countries.
Ashutosh Kumar

Ashutosh Kumar

Managing Director EMEA of Intrigo Systems Inc and Chairman of the Advisory board of TiE Germany

Mr. Ashutosh kumar, a digital business leader, is a veteran of SAP with 21 years of SAP experience. Prior to SAP, he worked in Schindler, Siemens and Tata Steel.

Meet our Discussion Panelists

Suhas Patel

Suhas Patel

President at TiE Deutschland

Mr. Suhas Patel, an entrepreneur by nature, has helped many startups and has been an investor himself. He supports fostering entrepreneurship and is interested in business driven philantrophy and execution of business ideas.
Markus Wiencke

Markus Wiencke

Founder Bluebilities





Registration Costs

Event Ticket Prices

Tickets – Heidelberg Venue

The pre-sale for the venue tickets in Heidelberg starts on 25.4.2018 at 10 am.
Students will be required to show valid identity cards

Tickets – Mumbai Venue

The pre-sale for the venue tickets in Heidelberg starts on 4.4.2018 at 10 am.
Students will be required to show valid identity cards

Frequently Asked Questions


We understand this is a new direction for you and there might definitely be some unanswered questions. Here we try to answer as many as possible

Who can participate in the Event?
We are looking for individuals and teams who think about creating impact with their startup ventures in social and digital space. Our major focus is also on Digital Health, Clean Energy Concepts, Fintech, Data driven technologies, Online Censorship Technologies, Social innovations. If you are creative and ready to make your idea global, this event is perfect for you to participate.
How can I present my ideas in the event?
First you will need to buy a participation ticket. Then you need to apply for the event through the Apply Now Page.
If you idea is selected for participation then your participation ticket price will be refunded.
How much are the costs to present my Idea?
You would need to buy a participant ticket and it would be refunded if your idea is selected for presentation.
Do I need Startup experience to participate?
Startup experience is not a prerequisite but a plus. We are looking for creative and entrepreneurial participants who are willing to explore new and digital ways to turn an innovation in a product that customers love.
Can I participate in the event without presenting?
Yes, definitely. Anyone interested to view and network with the startup community in Indo-German angle is encouraged to buy the tickets and participate.
What happens to the intellectual property (IP) or my idea after the event?
No sponsor would copy or steal your ideas. The IP of your idea remains with you. We would be glad to connect you with potential investors during and after the event.
Do I need to agree to any terms and conditions?
We would be covering the event through videography and photography. Participants would be required to sign a creative release document according to Germany Privacy laws.
The event output and prizes?
The event would give you a gateway to attractive cash prize. In addition, we would help you to support beyond the event by connecting you with a potential network in Germany and across India.
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