January 29, 2018


New Delhi, January 29, 2018: NASSCOM 10,000 Startups today announced the top 10 start-ups for second edition of Code for the Next Billion program. Haqdarshak, Eye-D, Bodhi Health Education, TheTeacherApp, JioVio Healthcare, KrishiHub, PublicVibe, Right2Vote, ChainFrame, Helper4U are among the top 10 emerging start-ups that are now the part of ‘Code for the Next billion’. The program brought out in partnership with Facebook, is a one of a kind initiative that casts the spotlight on social in...

January 18, 2018

Paperflite Secures US$400K Seed Funding Led by The Chennai Angels

SaaS Startup, Paperflite which is on a mission to transform how B2B marketers deliver and measure content marketing has a closed a $400K seed funding round, led by The Chennai Angels, India’s leading angel investing group. The round also saw participation from Like Mind Ventures and HNI’s from Singapore. “We are excited to join Paperflite to enable them fully harness the rapidly growing demand for the product. With increasing levels of sophistication that buyers expect, Paperflite help...

January 11, 2017


A MAKE IN INDIA TOUR FOCUSSING ON SMART HARDWARE PRODUCTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY Delhi, 22 September 2016: In order to empower the smart hardware solutions in the country, NASSCOM 10,000 Startup program announces TechMarch, an initiative to bring together the champions of connected devices revolution in India to their true potential. The one of its kind initiative will organize an eight city tour inviting applications from smart hardware startups in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Cochin, Mumba...

December 22, 2016

Nasscom Signs MoU With Chennai; Sets Up First Warehouse To House 50 Start-Ups

December 1, 2016

30 start-ups incubate from Nasscom Warehouse

October 4, 2016

Google sees AI turning popular

September 5, 2016

Startup Warehouse opened in Tamil Nadu

July 19, 2016

Nasscom startup warehouse all set to go on stream

April 21, 2016

Nasscom 10K launches startup exchange program in OTTAWA

Program is a two-year entrepreneur exchange between NASSCOM and Invest Ottawa Bengaluru, 21st April 2016 : To provide global exposure to Indian entrepreneurs and to establish a connect with the global marketplace, NASSCOM 10,000 Startups in partnership with Invest Ottawa announced the launch for a start-up exchange program which will connect the vibrant community of entrepreneurs, innovators, and investors in Ottawa’s startup ecosystem to those in emerging startup communities of India. Raj...

April 20, 2016

Nasscom partners with Facebook to launch ‘INDIA PRODUCT DESIGN INITIATIVE’

To catalyze world class solution development for Indian Innovators To evangelize the product design ecosystem in India, NASSCOM today announced the launch of `India Product Design Initiative’ in partnership with Facebook. A flagship program by the NASSCOM Product Council, the initiative aims to support 500+ product startups and will be instrumental in training 5,000+ product designers over a period of two years. India is at an interesting inflection point – its IT Services and Products...

April 18, 2016

32 Indian startups sweat it out in the ‘Get in the Ring’ Challenge hosted by NASSCOM 10K in Hyderabad

-Nukkadshops emerge as the winner of the intense battle

-Startup entrepreneurs engaged in a one-on-one pitch battle inside a boxing ring

-Event co-hosted by DHI Labs at the Impact Chapter: Startup Challenge event

-NASSCOM 10K startup program is the official partner for Get in the Ring Foundation(GITR) in India

Select Indian startup entrepreneurs got into a one-on-one pitch battle inside a boxing ring as a part of the Indian chapter of a global startup compet...

March 15, 2016

Nasscom collaborates with govt. of ANDHRA PRADESH Extending support to local enterpreneurs

SETS UP 10k STARTUP WAREHOUSE IN VIZAG Hyderabad, 15 March 2016: In order to create a world-class technology start-up ecosystem in the state, the Government of Andhra Pradesh, in partnership with NASSCOM, today announced the inauguration of the NASSCOM Start-Up Warehouse in Vizag where technology entrepreneurs with innovative ideas will be nurtured, mentored as well as funded by venture capitalists and investors. R. Chandrasekhar, President, NASSCOM, signed the MoU for initia...

March 3, 2016

Nasscom sets up warehouse in Chennai

March 3, 2016

Nasscom, Tamil Nadu Government to set up start-up warehouse

March 2, 2016

NASSCOM partners TN govt to set up 1ST Start-up warehouse in State

March 2, 2016

NASSCOM partners with TN govt to set up Start-up warehouse

March 2, 2016

NASSCOM partners with Tamil Nadu govt open start-up warehouse

March 2, 2016

NASSCOM’s launches first startup in TN

March 2, 2016

NASSCOM, Tamil Nadu ink MoU for start-up warehouse in chennai

March 2, 2016

Nasscom Partners with the Tamil Nadu Government to Set up the First Startup Warehouse in the State

March 2, 2016

Nasscom signs MoU with Chennai; sets up first warehouse to house 50 start-ups

March 2, 2016

NASSCOM partners with the Tamil Nadu Government to set up the

March 2, 2016

Nasscom Partners TN to Set up 1st Startup Warehouse in state

March 2, 2016

Startup Warehouse opened in Tamil Nadu

March 2, 2016

Nasscom sets up warehouse in Chennai

February 19, 2016

Nasscom 10k start-ups announces its fifth phase of konnect

To impact 200+ shortlisted startups from over 1500 applicants across six locations Chandigarh, 19 February, 2016: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) announces the fifth phase of NASSCOM 10,000 Startups ‘Konnect’ and will be impacting applications from technology startups across the country. This phase five is focussed on identifying, supporting, incubating, and accelerating innovative technology start-ups in India. Sharing his views, Mr. Rajat Tandon, V...

February 19, 2016

Nasscom Shortlists 200 startup for fifth phase of Konnect

February 16, 2016

Nasscom 10k Organises #BeMyValenTech for Startups A Unique Initiative to Match Startup-Tech Soulmates

New Delhi, 16th February 2016: NASSCOM 10,000 Startups and Entrepreneur Café in association with MyRefers organized #BeMyValenTech to help entrepreneurs find their Tech co-founders. A one of its kind event was held in 9 cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Baroda, Jaipur, Nagpur and Udaipur on 13th Feb, 2016 to help startups find tech co-founders, developers and coders. Mr. Rajat Tandon, Vice President, NASSCOM 10 K start-up program, said “In this tech driven world, ...

February 5, 2016

Indian Startups shine at Asia Leaders’ Summit 2016

3 out of 4 Indian Startups were supported by NASSCOM 10,000 Startups New Delhi, 5th February 2016: In order to build a robust, dynamic community of leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors from internet and mobile industries across Asia, Incubate Fund organized Asia Leaders’ Summit 2016 in Bali recently. Four Indian startups, namely – Applop, Lazylad, Loginext and FitMeIn participated in the conference for the first time and shared space with renowned leaders of Asia. Int...

February 1, 2016

Nasscom 10,000 start-ups organises first ever techathon in kochi

Initiative to help empower software developers & programmers Kochi, February 1st, 2016- To stimulate and empower the new age software developers, The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), along with RapidValues organized a 24 hour Techathon at the NASSCOM Startup Warehouse, Infopark, Kochi. The event which happened for the first time in the city, brought together programmers, application developers and entrepreneurs involved in...

January 20, 2016

GHV takes the ‘Start Up India’ movement to Asia

The frantic buzz in the startup space in the last couple of years has taken India by storm. The fact that the ecosystem has been more than responsive and supported this growth has further encouraged those smitten by the ‘startup bug’ to take the plunge. It’s almost as if the entire country, and even the world, has woken up to the potential that Indian startups have to offer in disrupting the status quo and the economy.

The government too has been more than forthcoming in suppo...

January 16, 2016

NASSCOM & DIPP ally to launch event for Startup India

January 16, 2016

Nasscom partners the department of industrial policy and promotion to organize the launch event for ‘startup India, standup India’ initiative

New Delhi, January 16th, 2016: Following the Prime Minister’s declaration of ‘Start up India, Stand up India’, NASSCOM 10, 000 Start-up Program is co-opting with Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Government of India, along with other partners to host ‘Startup India’ event on January 16, 2016. The event will be addressed by Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Sh. Amitabh Kant, Secretary, DIPP, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, MoS, Commerce and Industry, and Sh. Arun Jaitley, Un...

January 13, 2016

NASSCOM Partnering the Department Of Industrial Policy and Promotion to Organize the Launch Event for ‘Startup India, Standup India’ Initiative

January 13, 2016

NASSCOM Partnering the Department Of Industrial Policy and Promotion to Organize the Launch Event for ‘Startup India, Standup India’ Initiative

October 13, 2015

India ranks third globally with more than 4,200 startups: nasscom start-up ecosystem report 2015

Bengaluru, 13th October 2015: After the remarkable success of the first edition in 2014, The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) along with Zinnov today launched the second edition of the start-up report titled “Start-up India – Momentous Rise of the Indian Start-up Ecosystem” on the side-lines of NASSCOM Product Conclave 2015 in Bengaluru. The report was launched by Mr. R Chandrashekhar, President, NASSCOM, Mr. Ravi Gururaj, Chairman, NASSCOM Product Counc...

September 7, 2015

NASSCOM 10,000 Start-ups launches India’s first Smart City Hackathon powered by Hacker Earth and IBM Cloud

Bengaluru, September 7th, 2015 – To address the future of urbanization and the growing stress levels on the citizens living in metros, The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) 10,000 Startups along with Bengaluru City Police, Embarq India, HackerEarth and IBM, is set to host a two day hackathon ‘The Urban Hack’ on October 3rd and 4th 2015. This will be first-ever smart city hackathon aimed at improving transportation, crime prevention and public safety throu...

June 3, 2015

Nasscom Announces the ’10,000 Start-ups’ program to evangelize the Indian entrepreneurial ecosystem

The program will focus on multifold activities aimed at fostering entrepreneurship,building entrepreneurial capabilities at scale and providing robust early stage support through incubation, mentorship and angel funding.

June 3, 2015

Nasscom Receives 4000 Applications for 10,000 Start-ups program – To select 25 companies for Funding and Incubation under the program

part of the recently launched ‘10,000 start-ups’ program, National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today released insights on the tech entrepreneurial landscape announcing the receipt of 4000 applications for Angel Funding and Acceleration under the 10,000 Start-ups program. NASSCOM had started inviting applications for the 10,000 Startups program on April 5th 2013 and closed applications on 30th May 2013.

June 3, 2015

Nasscom kick starts 10,000 Start-ups Program in Bangalore

a part of the recently launched ‘10,000 start-ups’ program, National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), today organized StartupRoots in the city in partnership with NextBigWhat. With an aim to evangelize the entrepreneurial landscape in the country, NASSCOM invited early stage entrepreneurs to attend enriching sessions from some successful startups founders and active angel investors. The highlight of the event though was four early stage ventures pitching for live ...

June 3, 2015

Nasscom Receives 1,000 Applications in the first week of second phase of the 10,000 Start-ups program

The National Association of Software & Services Companies (NASSCOM) today announced that it has received about 1000 applications from early and growth stage startups, as part of its 10,000 Start-ups program in the first week since opening applications for phase two. The association would be nominating the best application received before 30th November for a sponsored Blackbox Connect Program – a two week Silicon Valley immersion program for non-US startup founders in March next year. Throug...

June 3, 2015

Nasscom 10,000 Startups program enters 2nd phase with a renewed focus to boost entrepreneurship

Post the success of the 10,000 start-ups program, National Association of Software & Services Companies (NASSCOM), today announced the launch of the 2nd phase of the program to further boost the entrepreneurial landscape in India. The 10,000 Start-ups program is inviting applications from technology startups across the country for Funding, Acceleration, Mentoring and Enterprise connects (F.A.M.E).

June 3, 2015

Nasscom 10,000 Start-ups Programme completes one year of mentoring and evangelizing the Start-up ecosystem in India

National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today celebrated the one year anniversary of its 10,000 Start-up Programme. The initiative started in March 2013 was aimed at providing the necessary support to Indian technology start-ups and create 10,000 domain specific start-ups in the country. Addressing a group of start-ups in Bangalore, Mr. R. Chandrashekhar, President, NASSCOM and Mr. Ravi Gururaj, Chairman, NASSCOM Product Council highlighted various achievements and d...

June 3, 2015

More Than 25 Indian Start-Ups to visit silicon valley courtsey nasscom 10,000 Start-ups

Starting 12th May, more than 25 Indian start-ups will embark on a journey to Silicon Valley (SF, USA), under the program – InnoTrek 2014. NASSCOM 10,000 Start-ups Program has organized a visit to Silicon Valley, just outside of San Francisco, CA, USA, with the aim to provide a global platform for innovative young businesses to ‘Collaborate, Connect and Co-create’. It will be a weeklong immersive experience in which these start-ups will have the opportunity to participate in meetings, wo...

June 3, 2015

Start-ups raise funds on-the-spot at Nasscom 10,000 Start-ups TechStock

As part of its Great Indian Start-up Carnival, NASSCOM’s 10,000 Start-ups program organized an on-the-spot funding event for prototype stage companies in Hyderabad. At the event, 9 prototype stage tech start-ups addressed a diverse range of industries from Media to Finance, to a panel of 8 angel investors and mentors.

June 3, 2015

Nasscom 10,000 Startups Announces its third phase

NASSCOM also announced the launch of the NASSCOM Technology Startup Registry which will act as a repository of India’s technology startups in the web, mobile, e-commerce, SAAS, marketplace space and will act as a discovery platform for investors, enterprises, media and government authorities. In addition to this, NASSCOM also announced the roll-out of a skill initiative to create a talent pool of people with hands on skills required to excel in the tech startup market.

June 3, 2015

It’s a moonshot! Indian Start-up Landscape Displays Promising Future

With more than 3,000 tech start-ups, India is the fourth largest base for young businesses in the world and it is expected that by 2020 the base will increase to 11,500 tech start-ups. This along with other interesting findings were revealed in ‘Tech Start-up in India: A Bright Future’ a study report by National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) and Zinnov. The report suggests that the Indian start-ups with their unique solutions are witnessing increased traction in...

June 3, 2015

DeltaX, an Indian start-up selected for the 10th Edition of Blackbox Connect

Deltax, the company selected from India is part of the 3rd phase shortlist of NASSCOM 10,000 Start-ups, and is part of the $75 Billion Digital Marketing Industry. The Deltax platform leverages big data, user behaviour and machine learning algorithms to improve performance across the business funnel. Using data science to optimize digital marketing spends for agencies and brands. More than 50 brands including Epson, Kabbage, Truste, myFICO, Citibank, Garuda, LG, Zivame and Movistar leverage th...

June 3, 2015

Nasscom`s 10,000 Start-up program expands its partnership with Black Box Connect: launches Female Founders Edition

encourage and evangelize the women start-ups community in the country, The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM)and Black Box Connect announced the launch of Blackbox Connect Female Founders Edition. The initiative will give women entrepreneurs from India an opportunity to showcase their work at a global level. The collaboration is part of NASSCOM’s 10,000 start-ups initiative to build and sustain 10,000 technology start-ups in India by 2023.

March 12, 2015

Nasscom inaugurates start-up warehouse in kochi to sway the entrepreneurship landscape in kerala

Kochi, September 12th, 2015: To further accelerate its effort to reach out to maximum number of entrepreneurs, The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) today inaugurated the start-up warehouse in Kochi in presence of Shri. P.K. Kunhalikutty, Minister for Industries and IT, Government of Kerala and Shri. P. H. Kurien, IAS, Principal Secretary, Department of Information Technology.

March 1, 2015

Nasscom 10,000 start-ups to woo mobile app developers in kolkata

Kolkata, September 1st, 2015 – To inspire and empower the new age developers, 10,000 Startups (a NASSCOM initiative to impact 10,000 Tech Startups by 2023) along with IBM recently hosted 24 hours Hackathon which was about building mobile applications on the Bluemix platform. The Hackathon brought together developers, entrepreneurs and technology leaders together to explore and discuss new ideas. The event also witnessed Mr. Jonathan P. Ward- Principal Commerce Officer of American Embassy/ C...