Registration & Networking
Introduction To Startup Saturday
Talk 1 : Sandipan Chattopadhyay
Startup Demo 1
Startup Demo 2
Talk 2 : Rahul Chowdhri
Co-Founder - Trip38, Sr. Director - Goibibo
Arun co-founded and was the CTO of India's first Hotel GDS platform - magicrooms.in. They raised 2M USD funding from VCs and took a successful exit when Yatra.com acquired magicrooms in 2011 June.
After spending 2 years at yatra.com, he co-founded his next venture - trip38.com and headed the technology initiatives.
Arun started coding at the age of 11 and has hands on the majority of technologies present.
He is currently, a Sr Director @ Goibibo
Co-Founder - Stellapps Technologies
Ravishankar Shiroor has more than 20 years of experience in the global Telecommunications industry. In the last few years he has been an entrepreneur focused on developing & deploying M2M, Smart Systems and Internet of Things based end-to-end solutions specific to industry segments specific emerging economies like India. His company, Stellapps Technologies, is making significant inroads in to applying these technologies in to Dairy and Agri sectors.
CEO, Mobisy Technologies
Seasoned geek entrepreneur for nine years, Lalit Bhise's current venture Mobisy is a "mobile first" retail commerce platform, bringing off-line distribution in India online. In his corporate life, he spent 8 years building embedded application platforms for mobile devices. In his free time, Lalit loves spending time with his two kids, writing, public speaking, mountaineering, and cycling.
Founder - Xelpmoc, Former CTO - JustDial
Sandipan is Xelpmoc’s Founder & Mentor,and prior to this he was Chief Technology Officer at Justdial.
Before joining Justdial, he was Founder Director at E Dot Solutions( the company which created MoneyControl.com). He grew the company to a team of over 100 employees( before it's merger with Geodesic).
Sandipan has helped the technology development of several startups, as well ass new initiatives of large enterprises including Hyundai, Nextenders, Wipro, Tata Teleservices, Tata Motors, CRISIL Marketwire, Business Standard, IDBI Capital Markets, standard chartered banking, Deutsche Bank, and Edelweiss.
Partner - Stellaris Venture Partners
Rahul Chowdhri is a Partner at Stellaris Venture Partners based out of Bengaluru. He has more than 19 years of experience working in venture investing, strategy consulting, business planning, software product management, and project execution in India and U.S. Prior to founding Stellaris, Rahul had been at Helion since 2007 and focussed on the consumer internet sector.
Before that, Rahul held various roles including Group Program Manager at Microsoft India, an Associate Director at marketRx Inc, Senior Product Manager at i2 Technologies in Dallas and a Management Consultant at Boston Consulting Group in India. Rahul holds an MBA degree from IIM Calcutta and a B. Tech. from IIT Kanpur.