We are proud to announce that Quirky Kid will join 33 other startups on 10-day immersion bootcamp in India’s fast-growing tech startup ecosystem. Quirky Kid, an iAccelerated Company, will demonstrate and pitch our Beta Software, BriteChild as well as our Social and Emotional Education Systems and curriculum, like The Best of Friends Program.
An exciting partnership between the NSW Government and Sydney School of Entrepreneurship (SSE) today announced 33 startup hopefuls from across NSW who will join a 10 day immersion bootcamp in India’s fast-growing tech startup ecosystem.
SSE conducted an eight week talent search for emerging entrepreneurs across the NSW
innovation ecosystem, including its 11 member universities and TAFE NSW, to attract a
diverse mix of startups with a solid pitch, strong IP and a strong fit with the India market.
NSW Minister for Trade and Industry, Niall Blair welcomed the announcement under the Government’s $1.6 million innovation partnership between NSW and India to allow entrepreneurs greater access to markets and knowledge.
“Immersing this diverse group of NSW based startups in the Indian innovation ecosystem is
a sure way to drive innovation and creativity. The exposure and specialist mentoring they’ll receive on scaling a global business makes. The sky the limit for creating high growth companies. These emerging entrepreneurs will learn from India’s best and brightest, gaining direct access to global leaders in innovation who can guide their businesses in dynamic and fast developing technology markets,”
Minister Blair said.
SSE Education and Training Director, Jonathan Jones sees huge potential for SSE’s next International Bootcamp to the thriving Indian innovation centres of Mumbai, Bengaluru, Pune and Ahmedabad.
“Connecting 33 rising stars with dozens of globally successful Indian startups and multinationals in four global Indian cities is a remarkable opportunity,”
said Mr Jones.
The shortlisted 33 participants will take an SSE Masterclass on doing business in India then
begin the 10-day bootcamp connecting with India’s diverse startup ecosystem The companies will spend 10 days in Mumbai, Ahemdabad, Pune and Bangalore from 27th of January.
Quirky Kid has recently returned from Brazil where our co-founders met with companies interested on our products and service.