Startup TN’s Erode Hub, in its effort to attract startups in Tamilnadu towards participating in Startup Thiruvizha, a 2-day event for startups connect and network in Coimbatore scheduled to be conducted on 19th and 20th August 2023, has started a series of roadshows , the first of which included a cricket tournament that featured pitching, mentoring, investor and one-on-one networking sessions in the form of panel discussion, fire chat, talks, and Q&A. Held at Playzo 33 Greenfield Turf in Erode, the session saw around 120 enthusiastic startups participating in both cricket as well as startup sessions.
The list of speakers included Sathya Murthy, Head- Sona Incubation Foundation; Selva. Murali, CEO, Visual Media Technologies & Agrisakthi; Elango, Founder & CEO, Elan Digital; Senthilkumar Rajappan, Founder- Halcyon Ventures; Shameer, Co-Founder- By the Startup; Vignesh Kumar, Founder & CEO, Payirgal; Kannan, Manager- TBI@KEC, Umasankaran, Founder & CEO; Free Famous Food, Kumaravel Thangavel, Chair- YI Angel Investment; and A.S. Prabu Erode YI Innovation Chair. The event was hosted by the Erode hub of Startup TN, led by Sakthivel Kaliappan, Project Lead of Erode hub, who made elaborate arrangements to attract early stage startups across TN.