Apply to be India’s next TECH30 today!

Capillary Technologies, Idea Device and Dexetra attracted investment from Sequoia Capital. Little Eye Labs was Facebook’s first Indian acquisition. Forus Health, Heckyl Technologies and FreshDesk also attracted VC investment. All of them have one thing in common – they are all part of India’s TECH30.

TechSparks 2014 is now live. Come apply to be India’s next TECH30

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Each year, YourStory showcases 30 early-stage technology ventures that the eco-system must watch out for – the TECH30 companies. Cutting edge and with tremendous potential to be global successes that India can be proud of.

Come be a part of the next TECH30. Apply today! We are excited to hear from you …

applyfor_Tech30 TECH30 Selection Criteria:

Extent of Product Innovation (Defensibility & Utilization of Technology)

Market Potential (Target Audience, Competition, Potential to Scale, Regulatory Environment & Path to Profit)

Team Strength (Founder Backgrounds, Core Team Strengths, Team Composition)

Revenue Model (Value Generated, Sustainability, Long-tail Profit / Margins / Gains)

Stage in Lifecycle of Product / Company (Customer Traction, Product Version, Development Timeline (versions, variants, newer products), Plans for Expansion)

 

YourStory’s annual TECH30 Report is published post-TechSparks and is India’s first benchmarking document for early-stage technology ventures, based on a series of data points captured from over 1000 technology startups across 16 cities in India. The TECH30 Report provides a comprehensive picture of tech innovation in India with specific insights into the projected impact of the 30 startups showcased and their plans to scale.

Past TECH30 Stats

  • Initiated in 2010
  • Applications received so far – 5000
  • Startups showcased so far – 100
  • Funding success – Over 30% of the companies have secured VC funding
  • Valuation of Tech30 companies – 350 million USD

Meet some of our Tech30 Alumni:

Heckyl TechnologiesDexetraidea DeviceUnited Mobile AppsForus HealthCapillary TechnologiesFreshdeskCloudMunchFlutura Decision Sciences & AnalyticsRetigence Software LLPPervaziveDiabetoInstamojoLittle Eye Labs…. and the list goes on.

Thanks to our sponsors Sequoia Capital, AWS and Verisign for their continued support with TechSparks 2014.