The 100X.VC Walk-in Pitch event is an occasion where the aspirations and dreams of startups coincide with the realities of the entrepreneurial journey, pushing participants to step out of their comfort zones and embrace the uncertainties ahead. Held at ATLAS SkillTech University in Mumbai on July 10th, 2023, this event attracted nearly 50+ tech startups from across the country. It was a day filled with brilliant minds eager to receive positive feedback and investor interest.
The event kicked off with a surge of enthusiasm as startups began networking and preparing to present their groundbreaking ideas. The founding partners delivered an encouraging inaugural address, setting the stage for the pitches that followed. Startups from diverse sectors like FinTech, Agri-Tech, Web3, E-commerce, Healthcare, and Sports Tech among others participated in this one-day event.
This was a crucial moment for each startup—an opportunity to captivate, persuade, and leave a lasting impression. They had 10 minutes to showcase their cutting-edge products or solutions. After the initial round of pitches, 25% of the startups were shortlisted for a second presentation in front of all the founders. These shortlisted startups are now one step closer to securing their first funding of INR 1.25 Cr from 100X.VC, accompanied by invaluable mentoring and guidance to establish their presence in the industry.
While moments of disappointment or constructive criticism may temporarily dampen spirits, the resilience and growth mindset of the participants drive them to learn and improve. Each pitch event brings us closer to realizing our vision of making a meaningful impact in the startup world. Such events are pivotal in empowering the next generation of entrepreneurs, fostering innovation, and contributing to the overall entrepreneurial ecosystem.
In summary, the 100X.VC Walk-in Pitch event was a dynamic gathering of startup founders, where ambitious minds converged to showcase their groundbreaking ideas. It was a platform that fostered growth, learning, and networking—an important catalyst in nurturing the entrepreneurial ecosystem and driving innovation.
, a sector-agnostic venture fund investing in early-stage startups using iSAFE Notes. We are a SEBI Registered CAT I Fund, and invest the first cheque in our portfolio companies. 100X.VC has a fixed ticket size of 1.25 crore for 15% future equity.