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India Accelerator
Startup Pitching Event
We are organizing a Startup Pitching event as part of Career Buddy Fest 11th to 13th Nov 2022 for the Local Startups  from Dehradun.
Venue- BFIT, Dehradun

Registration End Date- 07/11/2022
Shortlisting Round - 08/11/2022 - 11/11/2022
Pitching Round - 13/11/2022


Submission Round: 
Participants submit a written concept & pitch deck online.

Shortlisting Round:
A short Introductory call with the participants for Selection.

Pitching Round (Invite-Only for Top 10 shortlisted startups):
Pitching takes place at the venue. QnA session follows.

Final Round:
Top 3 Startups are considered for Acceleration at India Accelerator.

Guidelines for Pitching Round: 

  • During the Pitching Round, the participants will be granted Six (6) minutes to present their idea and attempt to convince the members of the Jury. Every pitch will be followed by Four (4) minutes of Q&A conducted by the Jury. 

  • Visual Aids and Props can be used

  • Finalists will be scored on originality, the nature of the problem, and the viability of the solution.

  • Participants are free to use the language they feel comfortable with. 

  • Participants that do not adhere to the rules set forth in the Regulations may be disqualified at the discretion of India Accelerator.

  • You must abide by all rules, regulations and restrictions stated by India Accelerator.

  • If India Accelerator disqualifies a participant from the competition, then the participant will not be reinstated and the participant will not be eligible for any prize.

Judging Criteria
- Team background, roles & commitment
- Market Opportunity + Scalability of Business
- Stage of development of solution + Traction so far
- Other qualitative factors

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