Upcoming Events


Mangalore: September 23, 2017

IKP Knowledge Park in partnership with Government of Karnataka and Karnataka Biotechnology and Information Technology Services (KBITS) is organizing an IDEA EXPO in Mysore on September 23, 2017. Interested tech startups who would like to showcase their product/prototype may apply using this link.


Hotel Ocean Pearl, Mangalore
Navabharath Circle, Kodialball, Karnataka 575003


3.30-4.00PM  Registration and tea

4.00-4.20PM  IKP : Mission to make India a “Product Nation”

4.20-5.00PM Panel discussion: How HARD is our hardware startup ecosystem ?

5.00-7.00PM  Idea Pitching (Please register using this link)

7.00-7.15PM  My journey as an entrepreneur

7.15-7.25PM  Felicitation Ceremony

7.25-7.30PM  What’s Next For You ?

7.30-9.30PM  Networking Dinner


Who can apply to IKP IDEA EXPO 2017?
Entrepreneurs, innovators, students and anyone with an innovative hardware product/ service idea can apply as a team. If you are already having a startup, then please make sure to apply as a company.

Is there any entry fee?
The entry will be free for the selected teams. Please do apply to get an invite.

Where should I apply?
Interested teams may apply via link

Is there any restriction to the team size?
We do not have restriction to the team size. We will be allowing maximum of three members per team. Teams may nominate the members during the application and we will invite them accordingly.

Is there any sort of funding be provided to the teams who win the pitching competition?
Top team will be awarded with a cash prize of worth INR 10,000/-

Have more queries ?
Please feel free to reach out to +91-9400905171 for any further assistance.

 Please register using this link.