AICRA IndiaFirst Tech StartUp

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About IndiaFirst Tech Start up

IndiaFirst Tech Start-up series is an initiative of AICRA to encourage technology startups and AICRA members to work together and create partnerships that is beneficial to both the stakeholders. It's an opportunity for new age start-ups to give them a platform to connect with Industry's best business leaders and the brightest minds to explore how to fuel their business growth. The conclave brings together the speakers that are the best breed of entrepreneurs, innovators, venture capitalists, government department's representatives, business model creators, consultants, policy-makers, academicians, support groups, business coaches and business practitioners to present and discuss innovation and success so the youth empowerment and new age tech business ideas can grow.

Rajkumar Sharma President - All India Council for Robotics & Automation


Registration and Business Networking with morning tea

  • Welcome Note by Mr. Raj Sharma (AICRA President)
  • Welcome Address by Guest of Honor Shri Anurag Jain, Secretary DPIIT
  • Lighting of Lamp and Inaugural Address by Chief Guest Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon'ble Minister of Commerce & Industry, Government of India
  • Inauguration of Startup Exhibition
  • National Productivity Council Initiative for Start-ups NPC
  • Public and Private partnership to support system — Investlndia
  • State Government Initiatives and Schemes for Start-ups — MSME
  • Skilling and Youth Development for Entrepreneurship - MHRD
  • Technology infrastructure development plan—TDB

In order to put the technological development at faster pace with the public and private partnership. Session aims to highlight the Govt vision and how can we synergize different aspects for a cohesive growth.

  • Start the need of hour Govt Vision and Support to young entrepreneurs.
  • State Govt. Schemes for funding and Tax exemptions
  • Technical support to startups and mentoring for budding entrepreneurs.
  • Explanation for the selection process for project funding.

Networking Lunch and visit to Exhibition Area

Case study of technology integration

To bring the investors and Industrialist on common platform to grow though the cutting edge technological application for growth and profitability. Cycle and process to create a platform where idea scrutiny, incubation support and seed funding process and players could be integrated.

  • Project funding inline with expected ROI
  • Infrastructure and Policy support.
  • Clear insight on schemes for different sectors by state governments.
  • On spot shortlisting of viable project reports for funding by venture capitalists.

Case study of fund raising challenges and success.

Hi-tea with Networking

IndiaFirst Tech Startup Awards 2022


Business Networking with morning tea

Welcome Note by Mr. Raj Sharma (AICRA President)

To provide a clear insight of AICRA vision and its implementation for the training, application, research and development for the betterment and comfort of every stake holder.

  • AICRA Secretary - Startup Project
  • MoU sign off with state departments and corporate
  • Startup Journey: ldeation to Monetization
  • Industry 4.0 Opportunities and Roll-out in India

Keynote 4: Startup Presentations

To make the industry aware for application of best suitable technology to become competitive and sustainable in global trade scenario. This session will describe different technologies and environment will be touched by the New Age Technology for eg. Healthcare, Automobile, Communication etc.

  • Application of AI and Robotics for industrial growth and sustainability.
  • Viable solutions for industrial automation.
  • Development for safe and pollution free transportation system.
  • Speeding the diagnostics and healthcare.


To fulfill the dream of honorable prime minister for digital India and make the youth job providers rather than job seekers and to take the country ahead.

  • CSR Fund utilization for Start-up Education
  • Empowering education and hands-on training.
  • Success stories by state govt. representatives.
  • Govt. support for Electronics and IT Industry.
  • Promotion and Funding for Tech projects at School and College level.

Keynote by Successful Tech Startup

MOU Sign-off

Hi-tea with Networking


  • Mr. Nitin Gadkari

    Cabinet Minister, MSME & RTH

  • Shri Rao Inderjit Singh

    Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Planning, Corporate Affairs, Statistics and Programme Implementation

  • Prof. K. VijayRaghavan

    Principal Scientific Adviser to Government of India

  • Shri Ajay Prakash Sawhney

    Secretary-Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology Government of India

  • Dr. V.K. Saraswat

    Member Niti Aayog Government of India

  • Shri Rajesh Kumar Pathak

    Secretary, Technology Development Board Dept. of Science & Technology Govt. of India.

  • Prof. Anil D. Sahasrabudhe

    Chairman - AICTE

  • Ms. Neelima Jerath

    Director General - PGSC

  • Mr. Suresh Prabhu

    Former Minister Railway

  • Mr. Ashutosh Sharma

    Secretary, DST

  • Ramanan Ramanathan

    Mission Director, ATL

  • Prof. H. Senapaty

    Director, CERT

  • Dr. Tabassum Jamal

    Chief Scientist, NISTADS

  • Dr. Nakul Parashar

    Director, Vigyan Prasar

  • Dr. Manoj K. Patairiya

    Director, CSIR-NISCAIR

  • Prof. V. Ramgopal Rao

    Director, IIT Delhi

  • Dr.Rajiv Sharma

    Scientist 'G', DST

  • Dr. D.K. Aswal

    Director, CSIR

  • Prof. Dileep Malkhede

    Adviser, AICTE

  • Juergen Hase

    CEO, Unlimit

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Key Highlights
  • Biggest networking event for leaders, investors, innovators and techies.
  • Extensive media coverage for the Summit during and after the event
  • Expo & Exhibition for showcasing best practices in different technologies.
  • A Stellar line up of speakers-global, regional and local-will discuss the latest innovation trends and topics.
  • Hear Case studies from the best names in the industry.
  • Connect with the most promising and innovation startups and entrepreneurs.
The guests and speakers will be primarily from the following areas
  • Government Bureaucrat
  • Investors
  • Business Professionals
  • Top-Level Decision makers.
  • Senior Management
  • Entrepreneurs.
  • C-level Executives
  • Global K-12 Representatives