Soft Launch of TiE Amaravati at TiE Global Summit held on February 21st & 22nd in Mumbai
TiE Amaravati had a soft launch at the TiE Global Summit organized by TiE Mumbai on February 21st, 2018. TiE Global Chairman Mr.Nitin Rai, Executive Director Mr.Vijay N Menon & TiE Mumbai ED Mr.Naveen Raju were present on stage for the launch. Mr.Sateesh Andra, President of TiE Amaravati, Mr.J A Chowdary, Special Chief Secretary and IT Advisor to CM, Govt. of AP & Ex-President of TiE Hyderabad, Dr. Ramesh Byrapaneni, Ex-President of TiE Hyderabad and other board members and charter members of TiE Amaravati joined on stage for the launch. A video by AP Innovation Society showed the initiatives taken up by the Government of AP for a vibrant startup ecosystem in the state.
The launch was followed by a panel discussion with Mr. J A Chowdary and Mr. Sateesh Andra moderated by Mr.Nishith Desai, past President of TiE Mumbai. Mr. J A Chowdary brought out the opportunities in Andhra Pradesh and spoke about the Fintech initiative of the government. Mr.Sateesh Andra, President TiE Amaravati, indicated that an Angel Network has also been launched to develop a robust start-up ecosystem in AP alongside TiE Chapter to foster entrepreneurship in Andhra Pradesh.