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Indian Startups, a 90,000+ member community, is a startup ecosystem bringing together entrepreneurs, investors and partners throughout India and across the globe to help nurture, nourish and empower new and growing startups. 
Indian Startups has a big community with membership running into several 1000s. Indian Startups community members get the opportunity to connect with co-founders, startup team members, mentors, advisers. incubation facilities, co-working spaces,  agencies in seed funding, crowd funding,  high networth individuals and other essential startup partners.
Indian Startups aims to primarily make entrepreneurship affordable for every deserving entrepreneur regardless of financial status and geographical location. We wish to reach out to even remote cities & towns where not many organizations have ventured to extend startup help. We strive to nurture & nourish a great idea where ever it emanates and help it to see the light of the day. 
Indian Startups Network seeks to build partnership with organizations geared to play a vital role in building the entrepreneurial ecosystems in India. Along with its partners, Indian Startups believes that Startups can bring a fundamental growth across the country and provides a platform to sustain the growth.
Indian Startups Volunteers have very simple short term goal. The goal is to answer:
Did my activity / volunteering work help a deserving entrepreneur/startup?
Indian Startups has chapters across the globe. Some of the most active chapters being Hyderabad, Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dallas, New York, Houston, Texas, Edison, Chicago, and many more coming up.
Note: Most of Indian Startup events are free events.  As Indian Startups tries to make things happen for free we may have to be agile to circumstances and hence we ask the participants to be agile with the dates and venues. Please always check your event status frequently. 
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Entrepreneur Development Program-EDP 2022: (17th-29th Jan) - Two Week Program

EDP 2022 PROGRAM DETAILS

Indian Startup’s Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP) has enabled thousands of executives across the globe to get started with highly successful, inspiring and innovation-driven ventures.

Renowned for its basic to advanced learning from Industry’s Top Startup Mentors, EDP offers exposure to solving the biggest business challenges in the entrepreneurial journey.

In this two week EDP Program, you’ll learn about the startup journey, company formation, taxation & legal compliances, financial planning, sales strategies, Information Technology, IP, Patents, financial & fundraising strategies, and many more topics.

EDP-2022 PROGRAM DETAILS LINK:
https://indianstartups.com/events/details/?id=6a7c134b-befc-469e-b74b-aa2800126119&referral_code=meetup

EDP-2022 January Session list :
https://indianstartups.com/events/edp/

EDP-2022 (Jan) TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
17th Jan: Startup Journey & Effective Communication
18th Jan: Goal Setting, Objective & Key Results Management
19th Jan: Branding: Steps To Make A Brand Plan For A Start-Up
20th Jan: IT & Cyber Security Basics
21st Jan: IP, Patents & Trademarks
22nd Jan: Legal Basics for Startups & Small Businesses
24th Jan: Finance Strategy for Startups & Small Businesses
25th Jan: Fund Raising for Startups and Small Businesses
26th Jan: Debt Funding Strategy for Startups & Small Businesses
27th Jan: Effective Marketing and Branding Secrets
28th Jan: Franchising for Startups & Small Businesses
29th Jan: Co-Founder Search, Networking & CLOSING
30th Jan: Sales Strategy for Startups & Small Businesses

**EDP-2022 Sessions are tentatively scheduled from 6pm to 9:30pm IST

BENEFITS FOR PARTICIPANTS
- Industry Recognized Participation Certificate to attendees
- Free access to subsequent EDP Programs for 6 months
(worth Rs.50,000) (Conditions Apply)
- Free Appointment with Mentors (worth Rs.20,000)
& many more

ADDITIONAL PERKS
-- Promotion of your startup in lakhs of email campaigns
-- Promotion of your startup on Indian Startups platform
-- Promotion of your startup on Indian Startups Meetups
-- Promotion & support for cofounder / team / employee search

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EDP-2022 PROGRAM FEE
- Rs.20,000
- Discount Offer Pay just Rs.7500 to register for EDP-2022-
https://indianstartups.com/events/edp/pay

STARTUP TEAM (UPTO 4 PARTICIPANTS) REGISTRATION
- Rs.40,000
- Discount Offer Pay just Rs.15,000 here - https://indianstartups.com/events/edp/team/pay
- Upto 4 startup team members can attend complete EDP-2022 (Jan)

**Also with the registration, gain free access to upcoming EDP Programs for Next 6 months!! (Terms & Conditions Apply)

Contact Indian Startups for any queries: https://indianstartups.com/whatsapp/contact

FEEDBACK FROM EDP-2021 PARTICIPANTS
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Very informative Intellectual Property session. Helps shape our thinking to understand how important IP aspects are. Complete value for money.
Very informative and useful EDP sessions! Thanks to Vandana for the Legal session. And thanks to Indian Startups for organizing this!
- Duhita Dharwadkar

Mentor Chinmay explained financial management very precisely. The level of the Australian education system was very clearly reflecting.
I am feeling blessed to attend EDP. Really I got full value. Thanks to EDP's administrative and management team.
- Vishal Narang

Wonderful session. Legal Session was the Best of all sessions. The presentation, speaker and everything is very good. Paying for the EDP Program was worth it.
- Komal Kathuria

ABOUT INDIAN STARTUPS COMMUNITY
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Indian Startups, a 100,000+ member community, is a startup ecosystem bringing together entrepreneurs, investors & partners throughout India and across the globe to help nurture, nourish and empower new and growing startups.

Virtual Startup / Business Networking & Co-founder Search (India / Global)

VIRTUAL STARTUP / BUSINESS NETWORKING & CO-FOUNDER SEARCH

**Note: This Session is also a part of the Entrepreneur Development Program (EDP-2022). For those who registered for the complete EDP-2022 Program, this session is free.

SESSION DETAILS:
The Network Of the Entrepreneurs - By the Entrepreneurs - For the Entrepreneurs

This is an open and virtual networking event for aspiring entrepreneurs, entrepreneurs, startups & businesses who are passionate about building innovative products and ground-breaking companies.

Indian Startups invites you to Virtual Networking & Co-founder Search Session, where you can try to find the right co-founder for your Startup/Business.

This is the perfect opportunity to find co-founders with complementary portfolios (like IT, Finance, Marketing, etc.) and to build a strong network with professionals across India and overseas.

----Event is limited to first 100 Registrations across all chapters.

SESSION DETAILS: https://indianstartups.com/events/details/?id=e847625f-64b5-466a-aeff-e85024b278f1&referral_code=meetup

HOW TO ATTEND
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OPTION 1: AS A SINGLE SESSION ONLY
- Register for this Session for Rs.2500 at the below link
https://indianstartups.com/events/edp/session/pay
**Gain Bonus One Additional Session For Free from https://indianstartups.com/events/edp

OPTION 2: AS A EDP-2022 SESSION
EDP-2022 Two Week Program Fee (Rs.20,000)
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT OFFER FOR EDP-2022!
- 15 slots reserved for early birds@ Rs.5000 (5 remaining) and thereafter fee increases to Rs.20,000
- Pay just Rs.5000 (75% DISCOUNT OFFER) here - https://indianstartups.com/events/edp/pay

**Also with the EDP-2022 registration, gain free access to EDP Programs for Next 6 months!! (Conditions Apply)

After making the payment, an associate will contact you in 2 days.

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EDP-2022 Program Details: https://indianstartups.com/events/details/?id=6a7c134b-befc-469e-b74b-aa2800126119

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FEEDBACK FROM PREVIOUS EDP-2021 PROGRAM

Very informative Intellectual Property session. Helps shape our thinking to understand how important IP aspects are. Complete value for money. Very informative and useful EDP sessions! Thanks to Vandana for the Legal session. And thanks to Indian Startups for organizing this!
- Duhita Dharwadkar, EDP-2021 (Oct) Participant

Mentor Chinmay explained financial management very precisely. The level of the Australian education system was very clearly reflecting along with the interpersonal skills of the mentors were also very impressive. He connected easily with everyone during the session. I am feeling blessed to attend EDP. Really I got full value. Thanks to EDP's administrative and management team.
- Vishal Narang, EDP-2021 (Oct) Participant

Wonderful session. Legal Session was the Best of all sessions. The presentation, speaker and everything is very good. Paying for the EDP Program was worth it.
- Komal Kathuria, EDP-2021 (Oct) Participant

Sales Strategy for Startups & Small Businesses

Online event

SALES STRATEGY FOR STARTUPS & SMALL BUSINESSES

**Note: This Session is also a part of the Entrepreneur Development Program (EDP-2022). For those who registered for the complete EDP-2022 Program, this session is free.

SESSION DETAILS:
45 min followed with Q & A
**How many ways can one do business…???
- Introduction of 10 ways of doing business
- Readiness for each of the business
- How to choose the best options in your business.

What is a Lead 50min followed with Q & A
Who is our Lead
Stages of a Lead
Classification of a Lead & its importance
How to convert these Leads
7 Top Negotiation skills to be an effective negotiator

45 min followed with Q & A
What is a Sales Deck
- Importance of a Sales Deck
- How is it relevant in modern days business
- Why a company must have various versions of Sales Deck
- How to frame a Sales Deck
- Why Storyline / Customization & visualization is important?
- Factors to consider drafting a Sales Deck.

45 min followed with Q & A
What is a Sales Pitch ?
- Importance of Sales Pitch
- How to prepare a Sales Pitch
- How to effectively use the SALES DECK as to tool
- How can one be impactful while doing a Sales Pitch
- Important tips of effective sales pitch
- 7 winning mantra of Sales Pitch

ABOUT SPEAKER
Harish has 30 years of experience in Business & Management Consulting, Strategy Management, Leadership training for Retail & General Trade for Consumer companies. He has been spearheading the role in many National & MNC Organizations.

As an expert, he has been working closely with START UPs & MSMEs, bringing in a radical change in the organizations culture & values by revamping the way business is driven through effective and strategic support in Sales & Marketing, HR, Employee & Leadership training.

SESSION DETAILS: http://indianstartups.com/events/details/?id=e1d467dd-ef24-470c-a3b5-92c3c9aca46b&referral_code=meetup

HOW TO ATTEND
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OPTION 1: AS A SINGLE SESSION ONLY
- Register for this Session for Rs.2500 at the below link
https://indianstartups.com/events/edp/session/pay
**Gain Bonus One Additional Session For Free from https://indianstartups.com/events/edp

OPTION 2: AS A EDP-2022 SESSION
EDP-2022 Two Week Program Fee (Rs.20,000)
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT OFFER FOR EDP-2022!
- Pay just Rs.7500 (50% DISCOUNT OFFER) here - https://indianstartups.com/events/edp/pay

**Also with the EDP-2022 registration, gain free access to EDP Programs for Next 6 months!! (Conditions Apply)

After making the payment, an associate will contact you in 2 days.

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EDP-2022 Program Details:
https://indianstartups.com/events/ed

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FEEDBACK FROM PREVIOUS EDP-2021 PROGRAM

Very informative Intellectual Property session. Helps shape our thinking to understand how important IP aspects are. Complete value for money. Very informative and useful EDP sessions! Thanks to Vandana for the Legal session. And thanks to Indian Startups for organizing this!
- Duhita Dharwadkar, EDP-2021 (Oct) Participant

Mentor Chinmay explained financial management very precisely. The level of the Australian education system was very clearly reflecting along with the interpersonal skills of the mentors were also very impressive. He connected easily with everyone during the session. I am feeling blessed to attend EDP. Really I got full value. Thanks to EDP's administrative and management team.
- Vishal Narang, EDP-2021 (Oct) Participant

Wonderful session. Legal Session was the Best of all sessions. The presentation, speaker and everything is very good. Paying for the EDP Program was worth it.
- Komal Kathuria, EDP-2021 (Oct) Participant

Call for Speakers / Mentors for Entrepreneur Development Programs/Workshops

Attending Indian Startups Entrepreneur Development Programs, Workshops, Events is an amazing experience, but so is speaking at these Session — it’s a great way to give back to the community, share ideas, and build your connections with in the community

We organize Entrepreneur Development Program and several other startup events, workshops and training programs both free and paid. Indian startups is inviting Speakers, Mentors, Experts & Startup Coaches to become a part of a 100,000+ entrepreneurial community!

If you have an interesting story to tell, whether it’s a success or a failure you learned an important lesson from, sharing your experience can have a real impact on the community.

Topics in the areas of Entrepreneur Journey, Startup Funding, Business Plan Preparation, Pitching to Investors, Fund Raising, Investing, Legal, Financial, Intellectual Property, Sales & Marketing, or any aspect of Entrepreneurship / Startups are well received in the community.

Join us and share your knowledge with aspiring entrepreneurs and early-stage startups. We warmly invite passionate people who have gained outstanding experience in their proven fields. We believe that Speakers & Mentors have the power to make a life-changing transformation in the entrepreneurial world.

Register as a Speaker-https://indianstartups.com/speakers/Register.html

Register as a Mentor- https://indianstartups.com/mentors/Register.html

Register as a Trainer - https://indianstartups.com/trainers/Register.html

Register as an Expert - https://indianstartups.com/experts/Register.html

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Register for Enrollment Event here - https://indianstartups.com/events/details/?id=0a3093a5-a7f1-47ec-a402-21193b299aa0&referral_code=meetup
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The first round of the call for speakers closes Feb 2, 2022. The second round closes Feb 10, 2022, but we highly encourage you to get your submission in by the first round so you have a better chance of being a speaker in the upcoming sessions.

**Note 1: Just RSVP on meetup does not confirm participation, you need to register at the above links and provide Contact Phone/Email

**Note 2: Members not only from this chapter but also from other Indian Startups chapters throughout India and across the globe will be attending this event.

ABOUT INDIAN STARTUPS COMMUNITY
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