Upcoming Startup Events in Mumbai – December 2016

As you all know, Coworking spaces are always abuzz with events and mentoring sessions. Startups and industry stalwarts come together at Coworking Spaces to share knowledge, experience and to network. Here’s a list of upcoming startup events in mumbai that you can attend.

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Big Bad Startup Bash Mumbai

The 91Springboard’s Big bad startup bash is happening in December!

About the event: We’ve all been to countless seminars, conferences, investor meets and fireside chats all year. How about meeting hundreds of entrepreneurs, startups, investors and mentors under one roof?
Sounds exciting right!? What if we threw some great food, music, drinks and games into the mix? We’re aiming to deliver a fun evening where we, the startup folks of Mumbai gather under one roof at our Andheri hub, and let our hair down. Come join us and bring your friends along as well.

Event Page: Big Bad Startup Bash Mumbai

Event Date: December 9th, 2016

Location: 91Springboard, Andheri East


Mentor Hours With Sridhar Ramachandran

About the event: The event is planned by 91Springboard. It is an interactive one-on-one sessions where an expert mentor guides entrepreneurs on various issues like marketing, technology, scaling-up etc.

About the speaker: Sridhar is a dynamic and a result oriented Leader with 28 years of experience in General, Financial and Turnaround Management across Asia and Africa. He is innovative and people oriented with entrepreneurial initiative and vision. He has significant experience in Investment Banking, Debt Resolution and Bankruptcy practices and well networked across Indian Corporates and Financial Institutions.

Prior to founding Dharsha Advisors, he has held several leadership positions including, Executive Director of Alpen Capital, President -Corporate Finance, Cadila Pharma, Director of Brescon Corporate Advisors, CEO of Pioneer Embroideries, Director – Operations & Finance at SKD Groupg, CEO of Coastal Group, Vice President – Strategy at Polysindo Group, Commercial and Finance Manager at Utextwa.

Event pageMentor Hours with Sridhar Ramachandran 

Event date: Dec 2, 2016

Location: 91springboard Navi Mumbai



Women Entrepreneurs League – Mumbai Meetup

About the event: It is a get-to-know-each-other networking session where you get to exchange synergies with the players in the startup ecosystem of Mumbai. You can learn and participate in fixing the agendas for the upcoming bi-weekly sessions of WE League, over some beverages and snacks!

About Women Enptrepreneurs League: Women Entrepreneurs League (WE League), is a community of women entrepreneurs who encourage, inspire and support one another to lean into their business ambitions.
– Sharing tools, knowledge and network to help each other lead, start and grow their businesses
– Encouraging members to realise their goals and dreams
– Inspiring members to draw on their strengths.

Event page: Women Entrepreneurs League- Mumbai Meetup

Event date: Dec 3, 2016

Location: Rise Mumbai G K Marg, Lower Parel


HR Essentials for Startups

About the event: A startup maybe different in its operations when compared to large organisations. However the tools, processes and basic infrastructure remains the same. Human resources as a function is the heart of any organised work setup because of the impact of its elements. This session shall give us insights on importance of HR, nature of startups and HR as a strategic business partner.

Here are the topics that the event will address:

1. Processes and policies for startups

2. Decoding the people factor

3. Focus on high performance and productivity

Event Page: HR Essentials for Startups

Event Date: Dec 2, 2016

Location: 91springboard Andheri East


S.E.E Traverse at The HIVE Mumbai

About the Event:  This event will have Bettina Wenzel who will give an introduction to sound and vocal expression in contemporary music, where she will also be presenting some of her work.
The talk will be followed by a collaborative intermedia performance which is an absurd choir of several multilayered, partly extreme vocal sounds and visuals. This performance is an attempt to extend the boundaries of sound and art and harnessing the untapped potential of these disciplines.
Here are the details of the event:
Talk & Voice Experiments with Electronics by Bettina Wenzel
Live Art (Suminagashi) by Shivangi Gupta
Live Electronics & Visuals by Akash Sharma & Thomas Jacob

Event page: S.E.E – Traverse

Event Date: December 4, 2016

Location: The HIVE Mumbai


Let’s Talk Fundraising with Anisha Patnaik

About the Event: “What is the process for fundraising from a VC? Is a Term Sheet enough or do I need more? How long does it take to receive funding from a VC? Clueless about the investment process in India? ” This event is aa roundtable discussion on the following topics around fundraising scenario in India:

1. Legal issues around different stages of funding, right from an F&F round to an angel round to a VC round

2. Process of investment

3. How to be investment ready

4. Understanding and negotiating a Term Sheet”

The session will be followed by Q&A during which attendees will get the opportunity to ask any questions they have around these topics specific to their business and seek answers from the mentor as well as from peers in the room.

Event Page: Let’s Talk Fundraising with Anisha Patnaik

Event Date: December 17, 2016

Location: 91Springboard Navi Mumbai


CodeUp Mumbai with Citrus Pay

About the Event: In what is a first in a series of workshops in Mumbai, you can learn about how you can integrate different SDK’s to develop better apps.
What is SDK?
An SDK can be something as simple as series of code libraries, or it can be those plus code samples and documentation and other tools all integrated into your IDE that allows you to write code for an existing (third-party) application.
About the Speakers:

1) Jay Dalvi, Platform and Product Evangelist @ Clevertap
Jay’s LinkedIn Profile: https://in.linkedin.com/in/jaydalvi

2) Sameer Jaini, CTO @ DCB Bank
Sameer’s LinkedIn Profile: https://in.linkedin.com/in/ssjaini

3) Manas Chaudhari, Engineering Manager @ TinyOwl
Manas’ LinkedIn Profile : https://in.linkedin.com/in/manas-chaudhari

4) Abhinav Chitre, Product Manager @ PayU
Abhinav’s LinkedIn Profile : https://in.linkedin.com/in/abhinavchitre

They come to Mumbai having previously hosted 5 CodeUp events in Bangalore and Hyderabad. Past topics include Twitter for Developers, Truecaller for Developers and Artificial Intelligence/ Deep Learning.


Event PageCodeUp Mumbai by CitrusPay

Event Date: December 3, 2016

Location:  91springboard Andheri East


Rutavi Bhatia

Author at Coworking India Magazine. I love writing about entrepreneurship, innovation and technology.