About the Event
Headstart X is a celebration of the spirit of ‘paying it forward’. Meet the who’s who from India’s top startups, VC’s & angels, Corporate CXO’s and Government Decision Makers.
Every Year, the complete Headstart team comes together to combine the ecosystem of various states and regions and present a mixture of opportunities and industries to the entrepreneurs.
What’s in for you at HSX?
Meet Unicorn Founders, Senior Entrepreneurs, top-notch VCs and Investors, CXOs & other Ecosystem enablers on 14th of March at HSX 2020: Building for the Next Billion!Apart from that, a lot more is in store for you at the startup conclave!
- Keynotes and Panel Discussions around Entrepreneurship,
- Masterclasses to help you with hands-on
- Playbooks – AMAs with CXOs
- Grand Startup Challenge – To find the best of bestests
- Mentoring sessions – To Counter your day-day challenges
- Investor Zones – Where Investors pitch to startups
- Experience zones – Where you can showcase your products
- Kickstart – The Fundraising matchmakerIncubation tracks, are a few to mention!
Here are a few facts about HSX’19 which happened in Hyderabad:
- 150 volunteers contributed to the event from all across India.
- HSX’19 had around 80 ecosystem partners from across the country.
- Conducted 35 one-on-one mentoring sessions parallel to the event.
- Received 103 meeting requests between the investors and startups at HSX’19.
- Lootel, based out of Indore, won our pitching event, Kickstart.
- We had startups fly all the way from Germany, and Japan for Kickstart.
- Amongst the 60% participation from outside Hyderabad were speakers from 4 different countries.
Names of few Speakers/Guests/Investors for HSX2020 :
- Alok Mittal, Co-founder & CEO, Indifi.
- Sairee Chahal, Founder & CEO, Sheroes.
- Kartik B. Reddy, Managing Partner, Blume Venture.
- Alok Bansal, Co-founder, and Director, Policy Bazaar.
- Sandeep Aggarwal, Founder, Shop clues and droom.
- Raman Roy, Chairman, Nasscom.
- Dinesh Agarwal, Founder & CEO, IndiaMart.
- Prashant Tandon, Founder, Healthkart and 1MG.
- Dr. Ritesh Malik, Founder & CEO, Innov8.
- Digvijay Singh, COO, IAN.
- Kanwaljit Singh, Founder, Fireside Ventures.
- Anirudh Damani, Managing Partner, Artha India Ventures.
- Amit Ranjan, Architect, National Digital locker’.
- Pranay Gupta, Co-founder, 91 Springboard.
- Ridhish Talwar, Investropreneur, AdvantEdge Founders.
- Rahul Narvekar, Founder, Scale.
- Hemendra Mathur, Venture Partner, Bharat innovation.
- Arpit Agarwal, Investment team, Blume Ventures.
- Kislay Shashwat, Senior Investment Manager, Xiomi.
- Miten Sampat, Cheif strategy officer, Times Internet.
- Rahul Chandra, Managing Director, Helion VC.
- Ravi Kaushik, Partner, Waterbridge VC.
- Anirudh Suri, Founding Partner, India Internet Fund.
- Prajakt Raut, Co-founder, Applify.
- Abhishek Mohan, Vice President, Sequoia Capital.
- Ankush Goyal, Associate, Matrix Partners.
- Shreyansh Singhal, Investment Professional, Ankur Capital.
- Balram Nair, Vice President, Chennai Angels.
- Krishna Prasath, CEO, GoFrugal (Kumar Vembu).
- Girish Shivani, Executive Director and FundManager, YourNest Venture Capital.
- Shailesh Vikram Singh, Executive Director, Seedfund.
- Rohit Singh, Managing Partner, Dexter Capital.
- Subhadeep Sanyal, Partner, Omnivore Ventures.
- Amit Mishra, Founder, ID8 Ventures.
- Rohit Krishna, Vice President, Weh Ventures.
- Vinayak Mishra, Partner, Algo Legal.