Entrepreneur Sid Mookerji sets up food tech, retail accelerator in Mysuru
20 April 2019 12:39 PM GMT
Said to be first of its kind accelerator programme in the country, Silicon Road aims to fast-track the growth of the startups in this segment with a tailored programme, mentoring and network
- It's a 4-month startup acceleration programme providing funded support and infrastructure for startups, particularly in the food and retail tech sector.
- Silicon Road would leverage three primary hubs of innovation in the US, India and Israel to provide the food and retail ideas of the entrepreneurs a global platform.
- After successful completion of the programme, the startups would also get access to €700,000 worth of perks, a further round of funding opportunity from Silicon Road and fundraising support from global and local investors.
- The firms would be introduced to the local and international network of food and retail tech corporates, mentors, research institutions and industry experts.