Are you an Agritech Entrepreneur / Startup??? Don’t miss Agripreneurs 2016…


If you are an Agritech Entrepreneur or Startup, don’t miss Agripreneurs 2016 on 18th June 2016 at Nehru Group of Institutions, Coimbatore IndiaAgripreneurs 2016, is a campaign by TheMentorpreneurs in association with their ecosystem partner ByTheStartups. It aims to address various topics and raise funds through crowdfunding campaign over crowdfunding platform.


Agripreneurs 2016 is inviting Startups / Entrepreneurs in the Agritech Sectors who can bring in a disruptive changing idea for the benefit of the society and the country. Depending on the product/services, they will be given two platforms (AgriShowcase and AgriPitch) to display during the event.

Agritech entrepreneurs can join AgriShowcase to demonstrate their product and it’s benefits to the audience.

AgriPitch would help startups pitch in front of the esteemed investor jury for funding. This will encourage more entrepreneurs/startups to come forward and look at our agricultural sector and bring the technological change for the benefit of the society and the country. The primary focus of these Startups will be in areas of income, increase in productivity, farmer prosperity, best practices in farming, agricultural supply chain improvement, Cold Chain transportation, Storage optimization, agri finance, Equipment finance, etc.

The campaign is going to bring awareness to the masses on the critical situations of the farmers as well as various means of water conservation, nature conservation, organic farming methods, etc. It will also raise funds from general public which will be utilised to technologically empower farmers. The panel will identify the Agritech startups /entrepreneurs and shortlist a few of them to be launched on crowdfunding platform for raising funds. The funds raised would be used to buy the technology from these agritech entrepreneurs who would be then donated to the farmers in need.

Apart from this Agripreneurs will also have talks, Panel discussion on various topics followed by an Award ceremony.

You can find the quick flow of the proceedings for the entire Agripreneurs 2016 Initiative as follows: 

Agripreneurs 2016 Agenda 18th June 2016
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09:00 am – 10:00 am: Registration’s and Welcome address
10:00 am – 10:45 am: Panel Discussion – “How to Walk the Agripreneur way”
10:45 am – 11:00 am: Sponsor slot – Corporates / Suppliers
11:00 am – 11:30 pm: Tea/Coffee break
11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Agrishowcase – 5 Selected startup’s get to present their product.
12:30 pm – 01:15 pm: Panel Discussion:
Overcoming Agricultural challenges with Technology Enablement.
Mr. Kumar Saurabh – Founder & CEO at Ennoxcellence.

01:15 pm – 02:00 pm: Lunch break

02:00 pm – 02:15 pm: Sponsor Slot – VC / Banks
02:15 pm – 02:45 pm: How Crowdfunding can help Agritech Startups raise funds.
Mr. Satish Kumar Kataria – Managing Director, Catapooolt.
02:45 pm – 03:15 pm: Tea/Coffee break
03:15 pm – 04:15 pm: AgriPitch (ScaleUp Pitch by top 5 pre-selected Agritech Startups to the elite Investor Panel.)
04:15 pm – 04:30 pm: Announcement of Winners & Felicitation Ceremony.
04:30 pm Onwards – Power Networking.

Nehru Group of Institutions,
Coimbatore – 641 105

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