Role of Start-ups to Make Chemical Industry Aatma Nirbhar

Date: September 25, 2020 / 3:00 pm


Key Objectives:

  • Discuss and explore innovative ideas and business models required for driving start-up revolution in the chemical sector.
  • To build a roadmap for the start-up ecosystem to forge sustainable alliances and partnerships with chemical industry.
  • To facilitate strong dialogue, sharing of insights and navigating future industry terrains.


Key Discussion Points:

Role played by Start-up’s in enabling Indian chemical industry Aatma Nirbhar
Areas where start-up companies are working in the chemical sector
New opportunities for start-ups in the chemical sector
Funding for start-ups - Easy or difficult
Companies who are supporting start-up movement
Marrying academic with start-ups to get desired result
Success stories of global start-ups


Prof. Aniruddha B. Pandit Vice Chancellor Institute of Chemical Technology
Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala Institute Professor IIT Madras
Dr. S. Chandrasekhar Director CSIR-IICT
Ganesh Srinivasan CEO Resil Chemicals
Dr. Rafi Shaik Founder Carbanio
Rajju Shroff Chairman UPL
Prasad Nair Founder Iosynth Labs
Gautam Reddy Co-founder Muse Nanobots
Puneet Gupta CEO Clensta International
Manish Arora Co-founder Maximl Labs
Vinayak Nath Managing Partner Venture Catalysts & 9Unicorns, Jury, NEA, Govt of India
Pravin Prashant Editor Indian Chemical News