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How to Start a Start-Up

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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. 

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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.

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

Webinar Details

  • Wednesday, May 19, 2021 @ 6-7pm IST
  • Free to attend with the creation of an ACS ID
  • Slides will be available to download on the day of the broadcast


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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