Nordics - India
Startup Summit

9 September

Meet innovating Indian tech startups, showcase your entrepreneurial skills and resources to Nordic investors, and bridge a link between the Nordic and Indian startup ecosystems at our 1-day summit, with the ultimate goal –
to foster mutual growth.

About the summit

We aim to forge strong cross-border cooperation between Nordic and Indian ecosystems. Our platform brings together leaders in the startup ecosystem, corporates, investors, and policymakers to exchange ideas and innovative approaches for tackling global challenges.

Nordics - India Startup Summit will support startups in exploring and expanding into each other's markets, aiding in go-to-market strategies and fostering talent exchange and skill development. Additionally, we seek to attract investors from both countries, enhancing bilateral ties between India and Denmark through economic cooperation and cultural exchange.

We are planning to host our first summit in September 2024.

Purpose

A first-of-its-kind in Denmark, the summit aims to foster collaboration between the Nordic and Indian startup communities. Our visionary 1-day summit convenes leaders, corporates, investors, and policymakers to exchange ideas, introduce innovative approaches and address challenges within the startup ecosystem.

Cross-border partnerships between startups and investors will increase investment flow, enhance impact, and encourage continuous collaboration and transfer of knowledge between both ecosystems.

Startups
You get the chance to showcase latest tech trends and offer your products and services to potential investors and interested entrepreneurs.

Investors
You will meet groundbreaking Indian startups and discuss opportunities to innovate & collaborate. The possibilities are endless!

Why Nordics-India?

The Nordics - A Mature Startup Ecosystem
The Nordic entrepreneurial landscape stands out for its resilience, innovation, and attractiveness to investors and startups. Here’s why:

  • 50% increase in VC activity in 2022
  • Home to 78 unicorn startups
  • Strong interest in FinTech & HealthTech
  • Copenhagen ranked No.1 for early-stage startups by Emerging Ecosystems
  • India - A Thriving Talent Hub
    India's startup ecosystem is equally thriving, with similar industry verticals as the Nordics. Some key numbers:

  • 68,000 startups growing to 180,000 by 2030
  • Key sectors: FinTech ($2.1 trillion), HealthTech ($67 billion)
  • CleanTech: 4th most funded sector with 51 startups
  • Since 2014, $141 billion fund raised <110 unicorn startups
  • 5th largest global economy (2023) on track to become 3rd largest in 2030
  • Summit Highlights

    • Keynote sessions by startup and scaleup founders, tech leaders, policymakers, gov representatives and investors

    • Panel discussions on market opportunities, emerging technologies, and success stories from both ecosystems

    • Startup pitches and showcases featuring the most promising startups from India and the Nordics

    • Networking sessions and matchmaking for startups, investors, and industry partners

    Why Attend?

    • Gain insights into the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities

    • Connect with policy makers, startup ecosystem players and startup community builders

    • Connect with potential partners, investors, and mentors from India and the Nordics

    • Present your startup to a global audience

    • Explore market expansion opportunities

    • Learn from established entrepreneurs' success stories and experiences

    • Build lasting relationships and forge a strong network with like-minded professionals

    Our Speakers

    Our Partners

    @ IIT Bombay

    Get Your Tickets

    Meet policymakers, venture capitalists and startup founders from India and the Nordics who are looking to network and present their ideas and business opportunities to a global audience.

    For early stage and growth
    stage startups.
    Startup

    69€
    500,- DKK excl. VAT

    • 2-Day Pass
    • Meet Exhibitors & Startups
    • Content Across 8 Stages
    • AI Matchmaking Tool
    • Brand visibility on event page

    For participating VCs, private
    funds & private equity.
    Venture Capitalist

    138€
    1000,- DKK excl. VAT

    • 1x Full Day Pass
    • Meet exhibitors & startups
    • Content Across 8 Stages
    • Brand visibility on event page
    • Networking opportunities are endless!

    For those who want to be part
    of the action at the summit.
    Corporate/
    General Pass

    207€
    1500,- DKK excl. VAT

    • 1x Full Day Pass
    • Meet exhibitors & startups
    • Content Across 8 Stages
    • Brand visibility on event page
    • Networking opportunities with startup founders from the Nordics & India

  • Please note that each ticket is valid for one person.
  • All ticket payments will be made in Danish krone (DKK).
  • Each ticket is valid for the event day and all visitors have access to the full exhibition area.
  • We only accept payments by invoice for purchases of 15 or more tickets.

  • If you need a receipt for your ticket purchase, require payment by invoice, or have any other questions, please contact our team at kiruthika@techbbq.org

    Partner with Us!

  • Want your brand to be featured at TechBBQ (on 11 & 12 Sep) and be exposed to over +8000 people?

  • Need help organizing a garden session with other startups and entrepreneurs at TechBBQ (on 11 & 12 Sep)?

  • Want to be part of panel discussions at the Nordics-India Startup Summit?


  • Get incredible branding, great exposure and the opportunity to connect with like-minded people from the startup ecosystem by becoming a summit partner.

    Two speakers seated in front of an audience at a conference discussing business impacts, with a presentation slide in the background.

    Meet the Team

    Questions? Get in touch with us.

    Shri Harsha K

    Project Lead
    harsha@techbbq.org

    Fabian Fejes

    Business Development Manager
    fabian@techbbq.org

    Kiruthika Kannan

    Research Analyst
    kiruthika@techbbq.org

    Punitha Kumar

    Marketing Coordinator
    punitha@techbbq.org

    Dominika Wilinska

    Global Partnership Manager
    dow@techbbq.org