April 30, 2007

Summer Edition of Proto.in to be held on July 21-22

The second edition of Proto.in, an event that showcases technology start-ups along the lines of the well-known DEMO conference in the US, is to be held at IIT-Madras on July 21 and 22.

Proto.in aims to help start-ups capture mindshare for their products among potential customers, investor and the media. The January edition of Proto.in witnessed 27 companies - selected from more than one hundred nominations - present their vision and demonstrate their products, according to a press release from the organizers.

The second edition has received confirmation of participation from several VC firms including Sequoia Capital, Clearstone Ventures, Canaan Partners, NEA-Indo US Ventures, Gabriel Ventures, etc.
Nominations for start-ups - which now includes companies from across Asia - end on June 5.

For more information, please visit http://www.proto.in

Arun Natarajan is the Founder & CEO of Venture Intelligence, the leading provider of information and networking services to the private equity and venture capital ecosystem in India. View free samples of Venture Intelligence newsletters and reports.