From Startup Valley to Investor Lounge, NEXT Growth Conclave 2017 Expected To Be Grand Than Ever Before

NEXT Growth Conclave, an annual flagship program of NEXT Venture Corp., is the meeting place for the most disruptive groundbreaking startups, small businesses, entrepreneurs, investors, eminent and other corporate executives.

The program envisions to bring the community supporters, startups, growth leaders, entrepreneurs, investors,, corporate executives, media and other eminent into one place so they can jointly participate in the meaningful conversation that would craft the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Nepal.

Let’s analyze the impact report of previous year Next Growth Conclave. In total, 768 number of attendees witnessed the program. 25 Startup Companies participated in Startup Valley. Among them, there were 12 tech companies, 2 tourism-tech, 6 Agro, Manufacturing and Handicrafts, 4 services and 1 fashion startup. Featured startup companies in Next Growth Conclave got an opportunity to pitch their idea to 60 plus Individual and institutional investors in Investor Lounge.

Also Read: 17 Promising Nepali Startups from Next Growth Conclave 2016

Major Attractions of the NEXT Growth Conclave 2017 

Global Speakers

  1. Jeffrey Paine- Managing Partner, Golden Gate Ventures, Director, Founder Institute, SINGAPORE
  2. Warren Leow- CEO at, VP Partnerships at 123RF, Former Executive Director, MaGIC, London, UK
  3. Arjit Bhattacharya- Founder & CEO, Virtualinfocom, Angel Investor and Mentor, National Entrepreneurs Network, INDIA
  4. Sajid Rahman- Chief Executive Officer, Telenor Health at Telenor Group, Jakarta, INDONESIA
  5. Nitin Sethi- VP at, Banglore, INDIA

If you want to know more in detail about above global speakers then CLICK HERE.

Startup Valley

It is a showcasing platform designed for the startups with viable product/services can exhibit their businesses to the attendees, potential investors, customers, startup enthusiast and network with fellow founders. Showcasing in the startup valley offers an opportunity to meet the media representatives and get featured in the national and international media. As there are limited slot for the startup valley

Apart from startup valley, the limited companies can also be part of “kickstart hill”, where they can launch their business in the mass of expected 1000+ attendees.

Media Lounge

The event is also witnessed by the media representatives where they can have an intense conversation about the program or the major attractions.

Investor Lounge

A space dedicated to the investors where the attendees and the startup founder can get an opportunity to interact with the potential investors, angel investors, investment companies, and institutions. 

Venture Blend

A large number of attendees participate Nepal’s largest growth hacking conference to decode their business. The attendees shall be from different eminent where the attendees can get an opportunity to network with the representative of the entrepreneurial community. It is a common platform for all the attendees where they can network over drinks.

Event Details

Date: December 22, 2017
Venue: Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu
Grab you Tickets. Available HERE

In summation, the NEXT Growth Conclave is a one-of-kind opportunity where one can decode their business.

Realizing the impact and need for the program in the entrepreneurial space, the expected attendance for the NEXT Growth Conclave this year is over 1500+. This year, the program is expected to be grand than the previous where Startup Valley, Main stage, Media Lounge, Investors Lounge and Venture Blend shall be the major attraction for this year.

The conclave will further host various sectoral focus discussions in Knowledge Forum and Power Discussions, where the invited sectoral leaders will instigate policy-level dialogue aimed at finding out possible ways to transform industries like Finance, Medicine, Tourism, etc.