New Delhi [India], Mar. 30 : Cloudatix Biz India Ventures Pvt. Ltd, a young research startup emerging as a Smart City Solutions provider and Mediaguru, a global media services company that specialises in the entire life cycle of digital asset management services, digitisation and monetisation, launched 'Startup Accelerator Program and Internet College', focused on mentoring startups with well-designed programs that can help them succeed in their ventures.
The event was held in association with Imperial College of London, in the presence of the Chief Mentor and Ex.
Vice Chancellor of the University of Delhi, Dinesh Singh. "The accelerator programme was conducted with the objective of catalysing India's nascent startup ecosystem and provides a fillip to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India and Make in India initiatives," said Sanjay Sharma, MD Cloudatix.
The programme will incubate 15 early-stage technology startups building innovative solutions through a three-month acceleration programme that will give them access to mentoring, co-working space, access to customers, partners and investors, and free credits on its Cloudatix's Cloud platform.
The programme also includes an exchange program with the Imperial College of London. "The Indian startup ecosystem is doing incredibly well. We are third or fourth largest startup country in the world and with the whole Digital India and Smart Cities initiatives we would like to support the movement and the ecosystem in which we have thrived for so long.
We firmly believe that this will help India to leapfrog to the next level," said Sanjay Salil, MD Mediaguru.
"The new generations of youngsters possess immense potential which only needs to be harnessed and channelised into a monetisable and successful enterprise.We need to nurture it with right learning platform and mentorship," added Dinesh Singh.
The formal launch of the program is scheduled for April 19, 2017, at India Habitat Centre here in New Delhi.