IFIA STARTUPS
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Established BY IFIA on Dec 2022.

IFIA Startups Department
Is an IFIA initiative that aims to help inventors and startups
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IFIA's Startups Department

IFIA EXCO Members are authorized to establish the IFIA startups department (IFST) for the IFIA member states.

The IFIA’s Startups Department is an IFIA initiative that aims to help Inventors to have the possibility to both, create a Startup from his/her invention or connect with one to create synergy and
improve the chances to sell, license, or be a CEO or partner of a Startup and, in this way, make the journey to take his/her invention to the market easier, to be successful, and make profits.No doubt this initiative will be one of most innovative and disruptive in IFIA’s history..

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Connecting Inventors to Startups Ecosystem to create successful, innovative and profitable Business!

IFIA’S STARTUPS DEPARTMENT RESPONSIBILITIES

Establish contacts with Startups to invite them to participate in IFIA’s challenges.

  • Invite startups from all our ex co member countries to be part of the eco system.
  • Priority will be given to inventive & disruptive startups.
  • Invite Funders, VC’s,angels to be part of the ecosystem
  • Train member states -members on how to set up the start up eco system & onboard local startups.
  • Setting up of in house acceleration funding program which will support the startup journey.
IFIA Startup’s department will create a strict policy for onboarding startups in to the startups department.This will be to ensure only startups which match IFIA’s set standards are onboarded.
More possibilities to be connected with Inventors, Big Tech Companies, Investors, Governments from many Countries by participating in the IFIA Startups Open Innovation Challenges and in the events it organizes and support.
Improve possibilities to get connected with Take advantage of the worldwide networking of IFIA to launch tech challenges for Startups with virtual or physical presentation during events which IFIA supports challenges

BUSINESS MODEL
• Monetize by signing sponsorship agreements with Big Tech Companies or Governments to organize open innovation challenges.
• Attract VC Groups and charge them to have the preference to participate in the funding roundtables
• Attract big Tech Companies to be a sponsor of IFIA’s events in which Startups will play an important role.

ADVANTAGES FOR INVENTORS

• Possibility to create and strengthen the relationship with Startups and create new business models allowing the introduction of your invention in the market by selling it to Startups or create partnerships as join-ventures or other commercial agreement types.

ADVANTAGES FOR STARTUPS

• More possibilities to be connected with Inventors, Big Tech Companies, Investors, Governments from many Countries by participating in the IFIA Startups Open Innovation Challenges and in the events it organizes and support.

ADVANTAGES FOR BIG TECH COMPANIES PARTNERS

• Increase the visibility to connect their image to IFIA;
• Take advantage of the worldwide networking of IFIA to launch tech chalenges for Startups with virtual or physical presentation during events which IFIA supports

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IFIA Startups Board of Experts

Marcelo Vivacoa

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Mariangela Lückmann

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Anand Kannan

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IFIA-STARTUPS

STARTUPS EXPERIENCE OF DEPARTMENT COORDINATOR

• Subsecretary of Innovation of the Government of Espirito Santo State –Brazil, author of the Program of Public Open Innovation StartupES;
• Mentor of the biggest World Acceleration Startups Program Founder Institute from Silicon Valley
• Mentor of the biggest Latim America Acceleration Startups Program Inovativa

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What ICCD Provides To Entrepreneurs ?

IFIA/TECH COMPANY/GOVERNMENT OPEN INNOVATION CHALLENGE POTENTIAL PARTNERS

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Who Can Apply ?

STARTUPS EXPERIENCE DEPARTMENT COORDINATOR

Dr.Marcelo Vivacqua
  • Sub secretary of Innovation of the Government of Espirito Santo State –Brazil, author of the Program of Public Open Innovation StartupES;
  • Mentor of the biggest World Acceleration Startups Program Founder Institute from Silicon Valley
  • Mentor of the biggest Latin America Acceleration Startups Program Inovativa
Anand Kannan
  • Specialized in Packaging design,Post Graduate in Marketing & International trade & Certified Innovation Management consultant from Erasmus University,Netherlands.
  • Working in the Indian startup eco system since 2020.
  • Actively working in collaboration with various stake holders in the funding, VC, University & Incubators space.

 

How it will work?

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Contact Information

Email: Startups@ifia.com and anand@ifialaoindia.org

Mobile: +91  96111 28772

Address: IFIA Startup Office – IBAB, Biotech Park, GN Ramachandran Road, Electronics City Phase 1, Electronic City, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560100, India

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