What makes the August Fest so special

The August Fest - 2015

India’s largest startup conference, The August Fest 2015 is all about celebrating arts and entrepreneurship together

How would you describe entrepreneurs in one word? Bold, optimistic, creative, resilient, curious, hard working! Well, these are just a few words to mention their qualities and you will have more to add for sure. Indeed, these characteristics that define a successful entrepreneur.

There is no single successful entrepreneur who has not probably experienced ups and downs in the journey. Anyways, we are not discussing the bad or good times here. Let’s observe the positive point, and celebrate the arts and entrepreneurship together.

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We’re all watching how e-commerce has driven the attention of individuals while making big success, such as Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal, eBay and so on. Some people may have been inspired too, to start a business one day. But have you ever thought what truly takes to build a company and lead it towards the path of success. You have a great opportunity to learn though as the third edition of The August Fest is coming back.

The August Fest 2015, known to be India’s largest startup conference, is taking place on August 29 and 30 in Hyderabad at JRC Convention Centre, which would celebrate the arts and entrepreneurship together under one-roof. This two-day action-packed conference has been tailor-made for the dreamers. For those who are looking to get inspired and learn new ways to start or expand a business, this is the right place.

It is a remarkable opportunity for you to gain knowledge from across the gamut of startups and business enterprises by listening to industry experts share their area of interest. One of the most important aspects of this startup conference is the power to interface. Meet over 5000 motivated entrepreneurs at The August Fest 2015 just like you who have seen the world changing.

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There are numerous dreamers, achievers, startup ecosystem players, creative minds, brilliant speakers, amazing entrepreneurs, and investors are participating at The August Fest 2015. It is not just restricted for only startups. This conference serves as a one-stop platform to many other creative wannabes like fashion designers, photographers, filmmakers and alike to learn, network, engage, collaborate as well as exhibit their artistry. Not just that, alongside this event will conduct many inspirational talks, remarkable journeys, film screenings, heritage crawls, IoT expo, product expo, incubator crawl, startup demos, solution camp, informative panel discussions, workshops, etc.


Get inspired from the remarkable speakers with their motivational talks at The August Fest 2015. Some of the speakers are Vani Kola- Managing Director Kalaari Capital, Anisha Singh- Founder and CEO at MyDala.com – India’s leading Daily Deals and e-commerce company, James Jung- Founder and CEO at beSUCCESS – Korea’s leading Startup-tech platform, Rajesh Sahwney – Angel Investor – Founder at GSF Accelarator and GSF Superangels and GSF Forum, Ray Dargham – Founder at Step Conference – Dubai’s leading tech, design and gaming conference in Middle East, Lakshmi Rebecca – Founder and Film maker at Red Bangle Vlogger and Chai with Lakshmi, Anurag Rao – Founder and CEO at Canvas Talent Lead and Guitarist at Farhan Live, Hugh Mason – Co-Founder at JFDI, Singapore -Asia’s Finest Accelerator and Cheryl Yeoh – Founding CEO at MaGIC – Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre.

The Fest features:

  • 50+ Speakers – 200+ Investors
  • 10 Talks – 5 Panels – 10 WorkShops
  • Catch the who’s who of Indian Startup Ecosystem
  • 40 + Startup Demos – 30 + Film & Creative Screenings
  • 4000 + Entrepreneurs – Coders – Designers – Growth Hackers – Creative Folks
  • Startup Ecosystem Builders from Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, U.K, Greece, Netherlands and U.S.A

Getting bigger and better each year, The August Fest 2015 has paved the way for making it India’s own international startup conference. There will be a splendid networking meeting at the end, so ensure to bring your small chat and smile as this is your time to shine like a bright star. Additionally, the fest includes various entertaining activities that you will surely enjoy such as live music, witty skits, stage plays and fashion show. If you haven’t registered yet, make sure you do it before July 17, 2015 and grab the early bird tickets.

Preeti Sahu

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