Day one in Bengaluru kicked off in style. The atmosphere around the Manpho Convention Centre was buzzing, with 419 startups and a total of 5,000 attendees.
Incredible speakers took to Centre Stage alongside some of the media’s top names. Here are some of our favourite moments.
Battling on the PITCH Stage
Snapdeal kicking off on Centre Stage
Rohit Bansal, co-founder of Snapdeal, took an early slot on the main stage this morning. Speaking to Sourav Majumdar, Editor of Forbes for India, discussed the ‘virtual marketplace’ and what is next in Snapdeal’s future as one of the hottest companies in India.
Unveiling India’s first Smart Scooter
There you go folks, that’s the @atherenergy S340! Looks so slick ! 😀 #SURGEConf@SURGEConfHQpic.twitter.com/PpWU1hAskh — Shimon Das (@shimonips) February 23, 2016
Hearing about the future of education
Discussing the new Space Race
The secrets to entertaining content
Sameer Pitalwalla, CEO of Culture Machine, joined Salone Sehgal, CEO of Truly Social and Supratim Pal from The Telegraph to show us why content is still king, from digital books and games to 360 video.
Examining why AI could transform IoT