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How to Start a Start-Up

ACS Webinars India

The quest for newness, dynamism, innovation, and a passionate problem-solving attitude drives one into the world of Start-ups. While the success stories of established start-ups make headlines and set a new trend in the community, the failed attempts breed introspection and out-of-the-box ideas. We sometimes fail to acknowledge the setbacks and the small steps that lead us to success. 

Join Dr. Amitabha Bandyopadhyay, a Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, and Member of the National Startup Advisory Council to learn about the evolution of start-ups in India and discover the basics of creating your own start-up. During this free interactive broadcast, ask your questions Live and receive thoughtful insights into crucial questions, including what are the challenges and opportunities in the world of start-ups and why startups are vital to a country’s self-sufficiency and jobs for all.

This ACS Webinar is moderated by Dr. Deeksha Gupta of the American Chemical Society and co-produced with ACS International catering to an audience based in India.

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What You Will Learn

  • What are the key ingredients of a successful start-up 
  • How to develop a refined approach to finding a relevant problem to solve 
  • How to master the art of defining the customer segment in a start-up culture


Amitabha Bandyopadhyay
Kent Chair Professor, Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Deeksha Gupta
Associate Director-India, Editorial, Society Programs & Services, American Chemical Society

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