7th edition of the summit to be held on May 24-25, 2022 – in hybrid mode, at the Bangalore International Center & virtually
The 6th edition of the Matrix Startup Awards will reward IoT startups in 3 areas – Digital Next | Sustainable growth | Technology of the future.
Renowned international speakers including BV Jagadeesh (Serial Entrepreneur, SV and Chair, UVCE Foundation), Shashidhara Dongre (Head Digital & Software, L&T Technology Services), Parmesh Shah (Global Lead, Digital Agriculture, The World Bank), Jay Chaudhry (CEO, Chairman and Founder, Zscaler), Abhishek Shukla (Senior MD, Global Venture Investments, HPE Pathfinder US), PVS Suryakumar (DMD-NABARD), Deepali Khanna (MD Asia, Rockefeller Foundation), Arvind Agarwal (Co-Founder and CEO, C4D), Nisheeth Srivastava (CTIO, Capgemini India), Alok Lall (Director – Services Partners, Microsoft) and many others
Event partners include:
State partners: Government of Karnataka, K-Tech (India) Limited, Karnataka Digital Economy Mission
Platinum Sponsor: Microsoft, Capgemini
Gold Sponsor: NABARD, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, L&T Technology Services, C4D Partners, INTEL
Silver Sponsor: Mouser Electronics, CISCO
Matrix 2022, the flagship summit of TiE Bangalore, will focus on three main themes: Digital Next, Sustainable Growth and Future Technology. Last year, Matrix had over 2,300 registrations, 110 speakers and panelists from 10 countries, with 14 hours of programming over two days. The Matrix Startup Awards attracted over 100 entries from Bangalore IoT startups.
Dr. EV Ramana Reddy, Additional Chief Secretary, IT, BT and S&T Department, Government of Karnataka said, “GoK IT/BT Department is pleased to be associated as a state partner in the 7th of the annual Matrix 2022 conference. The conference will showcase the many start-ups in cutting-edge futuristic technologies, cementing Bangalore as the tech capital of the world”
Madan Padaki, President of TiE Bangalore, said, “TiE Bangalore has always been at the forefront of bringing to light the entrepreneurial opportunities lying in this future. Matrix 2022, our Chapter’s flagship annual conference promises just such an event where we bring together renowned speakers, renowned entrepreneurs and leading companies to share their views on how the future is likely to be. shaped at the intersection of technology and sustainability”
TR Anand, President of Matrix Forum (formerly IOTForum India) said, “Every year, this summit takes the lead in discussing and demonstrating real solutions enabled by IOT Matrix technology in all areas, many of them for the first time. We invite all entrepreneurs to wholeheartedly participate in this hybrid conference and leverage the platform to build your businesses”
Highlights from this year’s summit include:
Next-gen speakers including Anjalli Ravikumar (Director of Sustainability – Zomato), Swapnil Jain (Co-Founder – Ather Energy, Mahesh Babu, CEO of Switch Mobility and many more.
The Matrix 2022 Startup Awards – The Matrix Forum (formerly IOTForum) has been honoring IoT/Matrix start-ups since 2015. This year, startups will be rewarded in 3 areas – Digital Next | Sustainable growth | Future Tech, and two categories – Innovation and Growth.
Past winners include CropIn, Ather Energy, Flutura, Sun Mobility, REConnect Energy, Astrome, TonboImaging, AltiGreen, SmokeScreen, Cardiac Labs and many more.
Matrix Forum Directory 2022 Pre-Announcement: The popular IOTForum Directory is being revised/refreshed/updated as the Matrix Forum Directory 2022. To include FutureTech and all Matrix Technology start-ups. To be published next quarter. Start-Ups ensure your presence there by contacting us!
Launch of Design for Manufacturing Special Interest Group, to help start-ups take advantage of programs and incentives under MakeIndia/ AtmaNirbhar/ India Semicon Mission.
Joint program with MergerDomo for start-up/investor matchmaking during the conference
About Matrix 2022
Matrix 2022 (formerly IoTNext and IoTMatrix) is the annual conference of the Matrix Forum, a think tank initiative of TiE. Established in 2014, The Matrix Forum is a vibrant community of over 2,500 IoT startups, 25,000 community members, 14 working groups, and over 100 active volunteers. The Forum supports start-ups by facilitating knowledge sharing (in-depth sessions, sharing best practices and use cases, etc.), providing mentorship, access to partners and investors, and leadership initiatives lit with corporations, startups, industry bodies, and governments, as well as connecting global ecosystems and publishing the directory of over 2,500 MatrixTech/DeepTech startups. Registered members stay informed with a unique daily feed of news, views, announcements, new releases and celebrations of success they receive on their mobile. The forum has played a key role in policy influence by publishing white papers on vital issues and inviting government officials to speak at seminars.
Matrix 2022 will focus on:
Digital Next: Experts will review and discuss accelerated digitization across industries, key use cases, return on investment, and security and privacy issues.
Sustainable Growth: Having a lower carbon footprint is the future of sustainable growth, and it will create huge opportunities over the next decade. Increasingly, large companies and industries are taking a serious look at their carbon footprint and taking action beyond simple greenwashing. The Matrix Summit 2022 offers sessions to understand emerging carbon reduction and mitigation technologies, what policies and practices are being developed by major corporations to achieve their sustainability goals, and what opportunities are available to Indian startups to provide additional metrics and visibility.
Future Tech: Conference sessions will focus on educating the public on the latest happenings, research, commercialization and early success around Quantum Computing, Quantum Security, MetaVerse, Mars Tours and Spacetech. In addition, there will be a special session focused on creating opportunities for the future organized by the Special Interest Group (SIG) TiE Women Entrepreneurs (TWE) – Bangalore. The session will look at how business leaders and entrepreneurs are harnessing opportunities arising from future technologies such as (quantum computing, MetaVerse, 5G and private networks, edge solutions) and connecting them to finance, healthcare, supply chain, customer engagement, risk. management and even entertainment/media
About The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) Bangalore
The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) is the world’s largest not-for-profit organization for entrepreneurs, founded in 1992. Acting as a one-stop destination for ‘education’, ‘mentoring’, ‘funding’, ‘networking » and « incubation », TiE , since its creation, has been an exemplary relay between aspiring entrepreneurs and the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Since 1992, TiE has expanded its presence to 14 countries and 62 chapters with over 15,000 members and 3,000 founding members.
Since its inception in 1999 as one of India’s first chapters, TiE Bangalore has played a pioneering role in fostering the entrepreneurship ecosystem, actively promoting, mentoring and assisting start-ups -ups to grow. With a network of over 500 members and a reach of over 20,000 entrepreneurs, TiE Bangalore has added significant value to entrepreneurs by providing them with networking opportunities, pitch sessions to various investors, learning sessions and sharing knowledge on personal resilience, business and functional planning. areas such as marketing, HR, legal, etc.
Over the past year, TiE Bangalore has organized more than 110 initiatives/programs which have seen the participation of more than 15,000 entrepreneurs and the support of more than 25 major companies as sponsors. Targeted programs have been launched to foster entrepreneurship among young students, mentoring women entrepreneurs through TiE Women Entrepreneurs around the world and bringing in hundreds of quality mentors to support entrepreneurs through various special interest groups around education, health, IOT, etc.