Infosys founders-led Axilor Ventures doubles intake for accelerator programme

L to R: Infosys co-founders Kris Gopalakrishnan and SD ShibulalInfosys co-founders Kris Gopalakrishnan and SD Shibulal-led Axilor Ventures on Thursday announced that it would double the intake for its 100-day accelerator programme, for which it is currently accepting applications. The programme, which is open to early-stage startups focussed on artificial intelligence, enterprise, fin-tech, consumer internet and health-tech, will now be admitting 20 startups, said […]

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Accelerator NUMA Bengaluru invites applications for third batch

ThinkstockPhotos-485076353NUMA Bengaluru, the Indian base of French accelerator NUMA, has announced that it is now accepting applications for its third batch. All early-stage tech startups are eligible for the programme. Paris-based NUMA, which entered India in November 2015, has already accelerated two batches of startups here. The acceleration programme offers advantages worth $19,400 (€18,000), including […]

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advantEdge Partners hires Ridhish Talwar as incubator programme head

Ridhish-Talwar1Early-stage venture capital fund advantEdge Partners has appointed Ridhish Talwar to head its newly-formed incubator programme. Talwar—who earlier co-founded gaming brand ‘The Shark’ and legal services startup ‘EasyLaw’—will be responsible for identifying new startups for the programme in his new role, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. He will also be responsible for […]

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advantEdge Partners hires Ridhish Talwar as incubator programme head

Ridhish-Talwar1Early-stage venture capital fund advantEdge Partners has appointed Ridhish Talwar to head its newly-formed incubator programme. Talwar—who earlier co-founded gaming brand ‘The Shark’ and legal services startup ‘EasyLaw’—will be responsible for identifying new startups for the programme in his new role, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. He will also be responsible for […]

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T-Hub shortlists 20 startups for accelerator programme

Jay Krishnan, CEO, T-HubT-Hub, in association with Intel India, has selected 20 startups for its Innovate for Digital India Challenge 2.0, that will be competing to participate in an 8-week accelerator program including a 4-day USMAC bootcamp at T-Hub, Hyderabad. Telangana government’s startup development initiative T-Hub, in association with Intel India, has selected 20 startups for its Innovate […]

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Zone Startups ties up with Canadian govt for accelerator programme

Zone-Startups-India-launch-Gateway91-1st-Accelerator-for-international-tech-startups--seeking-to-expand-in-India,-In-the-presence-of-HonMumbai-based technology startup accelerator Zone Startups India along with the Government of Canada has launched Gateway 91, a startup accelerator programme for international startups and emerging firms looking to access the Indian market. The first batch of startups will be selected from Canada via a competitive programme and will be announced in 2017, the company […]

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GE Healthcare accelerator to invest $50 mn in health startups

HealthcareGE Healthcare, the $18 billion healthcare technology division of GE, has launched its first healthcare accelerator that aims to invest up to $50 million into global health startups. Called five.eight, the accelerator will target health startups which have already raised post Series A funding. It will select startups that work to improve healthcare quality and […]

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