Playbook to be Investor-Ready
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TiEcon 2021 Presents Startup Bootcamp!
This bootcamp is designed to get you ready to raise money and get you ready to talk with investors. This ½ day event will be repeated on both days that TiEcon is active so that our international audience can attend based on their convenience. The bootcamp is designed to prepare you to fine-tune your business plan and pitch to investors in a way that will grab their attention.
This unique format will allow you to learn from Silicon Valley experts about how to start right. You will work with mentors, seasoned entrepreneurs and local business leaders in small group setting and gain insights on how to take your business to the next level.
This workshop is designed to prepare entrepreneurs and startups on:
Getting Investor-Ready - 90 min
- How to shape your presentation to grab investor's attention
- What exactly do you need to be prepared?
- Examples of executive summaries, financial models & investor pitch decks
Mentoring session 60 min:
- Fine-tuning presentations by working with accomplished Silicon Valley mentors and entrepreneurs in a small group setting
- Using fast-paced mentoring and successive elimination method handful of teams will be selected to pitch to a panel of investors
Final Pitches 30 min:
- Pitching! Startups will have the opportunity to present their 5-minute pitch to a panel of investors and receive feedback
- All registered attendees will receive an e-book about how to start a company and get it funded Silicon Valley style
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ALL ON BLOCK INC.
Jay Ruparel is a serial entrepreneur with experience of building and scaling technology products and tech enabled enterprises. He is the Co-Founder and CEO of VoicePlug, an AI product company that helps companies build Voice AI interfaces for voice commerce transactions. He is also the Co-Founder and Director of Azure Knowledge Corporation, a global provider of Market Research, Insights & Digital Transformation services. Jay has been awarded the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2018. In 2019 as well as 2018, under Jay's leadership Azure was ranked among the 500 Fastest Growing Companies in America by Inc. Magazine. For both the years, Azure was also ranked in the Top 100 on the Deloitte Fast 500 companies of America list.
Jay worked with Infosys in Bangalore and Bell Labs in Boston before starting his entrepreneurial journey in 2003. He earned his Post Graduate Management degree from IIM Bangalore in 2001.
Jay is currently a Board member and Finance Chair of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) SF Bay. He has held several leadership positions in industry organizations in the past including being the Chairman of GESIA, Chairman of CII-Young Indians, Chairman of CII Gujarat ICT Committee, Co-Chairperson of ASSOCHAM Western Region. He has been a member of the Academic Council at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDI) and on the Board of Advisors of the Entrepreneurship Development Center at MICA.
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