Location – IIM, Lucknow

Date – 20th Sep, 2017

Indian Institute of Management and Lucknow Management Association organised "Conference on Creating an Eco-system for Start-ups in Uttar Pradesh". The conference was inaugurated by Hon. Governor Sri Ram Naik. IIM Lucknow's incubator SIDBI Centre for Innovation & Financial Inclusion (SCIFI) was also inaugurated on the day.

NITI Aayog collaborated with IIM Lucknow to organise two panel discussions - Fuelling Rapid Growth of Start-Ups_ Investor’s Perspective and Role of Incubators and Accelerators in Building up Start-Up Ecosystem.


Mr. Yaduvendra Mathur, Additional Secretary, NITI Aayog

Mr. Sanjiv Saran Principal, Secretary IT, Govt. of U.P.

Mr. Alok Ranjan President, LMA

Mr. Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Founder & Vice Chairman, Info Edge (India) Ltd

Dr. Ajit Prasad Director, IIM Lucknow

Mr. A.K. Mathur, Vice President, LMA


Mr. Anand Govindaluri, Founder & CEO of Govin Capital Pte Ltd

Mr. Mudit Narain, Manager - Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog

Mr.. Vaibhav Agarwal, Lightspeed India Partners Advisors

Mr. Vivek Khare, Letsventure

Mr. Srijan Pal Singh, CEO and Co-Founder of Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam Centre

Ms. Swati Pandey, Co-founder and CEO of Arboreal Innovations

Ms. Sunita Singh, Wadhwani Foundation

Mr. Harsh Oak, Founder of Rightrix Solutions and