Conquest: Demo Day '23 is the Grand Finale of the 19th edition of Conquest BITS Pilani (conquest.org.in), presented by Westbridge Capital. The Demo Day is scheduled to take place on August 13, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at The LaLiT Ashok Bengaluru.
The highlight of the Demo Day will be a Shark Tank-style pitching event: the top 13 startups of the Conquest ‘23 cohort, selected through a rigorous process from a pool of 2200+ applicants pan-India, will showcase their innovative ideas to a jury comprising leading investors and compete for an equity-less cash grant of over ₹10 lakhs.
The startups pitching at the Demo Day get a chance to join the likes of prominent startups such as Trell, BiteSpeed, Thinkerbell Labs (featured in Shark Tank), SocialCops (now Atlan), and other Conquest alumni.
Alongside the pitching competition, Conquest: Demo Day '23 will feature enlightening panel discussions featuring unicorn founders and partners from top VC firms. The themes for the panel discussions this year are:
1) Building for Bharat: Tapping into India's Next Billion Users
Sanjay Dasari(Co-Founder, WayCool Foods), Angad Kikla(Co-Founder, CityMall) and Vinayak Aggarwal(CEO, Bitespeed)
2) Future-Proofing Startups: Navigating Disruption and Uncertainty
Abhishek Goyal(Co-Founder, Tracxn), Raghunandan G(Founder, Zolve), Virender Bisht(Co-Founder & CTO, NIYO) and Divyanshi Chowdhary(Investment Professional, DeVC)
Attendees include prominent investors, operators and founders from companies like Accel, Sequoia, Blume, Matrix, Elevation Capital, Microsoft, Google and AWS.
As the event venue has limited seating capacity, we encourage you to secure your spot without delay. Register now for free to be a part of the Conquest: Demo Day ‘23!