We have seen the need for mentoring and financing that are common for
Entrepreneurís and Startups. TiE for example provides a great deal of
help to entrepreneurs and to startups through various programmes
throughout the year that encompass education, mentoring and
networking. TiE has had a long history in Bangalore and his had
notable successes in nurturing entrpereneurs like
Phanindra Sama of
Sirish Kosaraju of
Anish Basu Roy from
Channelyst etc. and has a strong record of success.
TiE has flagship initiatives like:
Mentoring is provided by TiE Charter Members who are either successful
entrepreneurs or corporate executives from companies like
Somshubhro Pal Choudhury,
However there are a number of special areas for IoT. We are starting a
scheme to help in these special areas.
TiE IESA goal is to build a vibrant IoT ecosystem. To make this
concrete we hope to select between 3 to 30 entrepreneursí to help in
different areas. Initially we will work with a small group of 3-5
companies each in the areas of DFM, Testing and Interoperability.
Based on our experience we will revise and launch a larger and more
continuing scheme. Applicants who were not selected in the initial
round will be eligible in subsequent rounds. The scheme is open to all
Entrepreneursí and is not limited to IESA or TiE members. For any
clarification please contact
The Assistance will cover mentoring, guidance in selecting experts and
consultants and ESDM partners . Financing as such is not yet on offer.
Application are open now till 30 Oct 2014. Please apply by submitting
information using the forms provided here.
will process the applications and may seek clarifications or better
understanding of your needs. We will communicate the selection by 15
expect to run the pilot assistance scheme from November 2014 till
April 2015 . We may be able to finish some of the pilots earlier .
Given below are the three sub group focus areas: