I happened to have attended an International startup conclave-Huddle kerala which is a focal point for tech start-ups and other relevant stakeholders of the entrepreneurial ecosystem. It was a 2 day conference, packed with activities to promote and build the entrepreneur in the 1500+ individual delegates who attended #Huddle. The 1st edition of Huddle was held in 2018 leading to the second on 27th and 28th September 2019 at picturesque private beach of The Leela kovalam,Trivandrum.It was one of the most coveted events in tech startups ecosystem in India. It is said to be kerala's open door towards collaborating with globally reputed technological firms and is also Asia's largest congregation on startup ecosystem. The event was inaugurated by the chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan and experts across the continent showed their presence.
This conference has not only given me the confidence to go ahead with a startup but also reminded me to not stop dreaming.
The key speakers at the event included Ajith Mohan, Vice President and Managing Director, India Facebook; Anil Joshi, Founder and Managing Partner, Unicorn India Ventures; Kumar Vembu, Founder and CEO, GoFrugal; Julia Chappel, MD, International Markets, London and Partners; Jukka Holappa, Commercial Counselor, Country Manager India, Business Finland; Ade Sanda, CEO, SGS Capital Partner; Mr Digvigay Singh, COO, Indian Angel Network; Aprajit Bhandarkar, Partner, Varanium Group; Subramanium Chandramauli, Author and Sales Trainer; and Vijetha Shastry, Executive Director, TIE Bangalore among others.