For Startups

Pitch Fest

Pitchfests bring together deserving startup entrepreneurs on a platform where they can present their business ideas to a panel of investors & industry representatives.

For individual and teams

Hackathon

The idea of a hackathon is to collaboratively find solutions for real world problems in a short period of time. Teams work in an extreme manner, to start from scratch and end with a working prototype.

For Innovators

Innovation Expo

Innovation expo where start-ups and innovative companies of PCMC & surrounding regions shall have an opportunity to showcase their solutions.

Future festival 2020

Driving future economic growth and improving citizen quality of life.

PCMC envisions a holistic and fully developed startup ecosystem driving the economic growth of the region and looks forward to boost and support it with a number of initiatives, one being the proposed startup event.

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Agenda for the Event

28th - 29th February 2020 / Pimpri Chinchwad Autocluster, Pune

Day 1 | PCMC, Pune (28th February 2020)

Full schedule
Program Time Speakers
Registration Process 09:00 AM
Lamp Lighting at the Venue 10:00 AM
Welcome Address by Municipal Commissioner 10:05 AM - 10:15 AM Shri Shravan Hardikar - Municipal Commissioner, Pimpri Chinchwad
Special Address 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Smt Usha alias Maaie Manohar Dhore - Mayor, Pimpri Chinchwad
Keynote Address 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Padma Vibhushan Dr. Raghunath Anant Mashelkar
Hackathon Starts 11:00 AM
Future Talks - Future of Entrepreneurship 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
  • Akshay Mehrotra - Founder - Early Salary
  • Sandesh Salian - Director - Dali & Samir Engg Pvt. Ltd.
  • Winny Patro - CEO / Founder - Recordent
  • Varun Venkit - Founder - Taal Inc
Lunch 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Workshops 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM Mock Sessions for pitchfest participants
High Tea 04:00 PM - 04:15 PM
Future Talks - Future of Skills 04:15 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Dr. Abhay Jere - CIO - MHRD Innovation Cell
  • Hanmant Gaikwad - Founder - BVG
  • Udayan Kanade - Founder - Oneirix
  • Himanshu Rattan - Partner - KPMG

Day 2 | PCMC, Pune (29th February 2020)

Full schedule
Program Time Speakers
Registration Process 09:00 AM
Future Talks - Future of Health & Fitness 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
  • Vishal Gondal - Founder - GOQii
  • Jitendra Chouksey - Founder - FITTR
  • Siddharth Deshmukh - Founder - Arimaya Ventures
  • Prasad Kulkarni - Founder - Prasaditi Medical Equipments
Hacking continues/presentations 10:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Startup Pitchfest 10:45 AM - 01:00 PM
Lunch 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Future Talks - Unconventional Ventures and Careers 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
  • J A Chowdary - IT Advisor to Government of Tamil Nadu, Chairman - Indian Blockchain Standards Committee
  • Chef Vishnu Manohar - Founder - Vishnu Ji Ki Rasoi
  • Loveena Leonardo - Founder - Everything Expats
  • Chhris Rosario - Founder - MyPET
Closing ceremony 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM Announcement of Winners Felicitation of Mentors, Jury, Invited Guests

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Venue

Pimpri Chinchwad Autocluster, H-Block, Plot No. C-181 Chinchwad East, Old Mumbai - Pune Hwy, Pune, Maharashtra 411019