NEXT Growth Conclave 2018: From Growth Stories from Global Speakers to Showcasing Emerging Nepali Startups

next growth conclave 2018

NEXT Growth Conclave 2018, one of the mega entrepreneurship and investment conference is all set to begin on December 22, 2018, at Hotel Soaltee Crown Plaza in Kathmandu, Nepal. 

Sunday, Dec 16: Press Conference of NEXT Growth Conclave 2018 at Hotel Soaltee Crown Plaza 

Briefing the event in the press conference organized on Sunday in Kathmandu, Mr. Kavi Raj Joshi, Founder & Director at NEXT Venture Corp, highlighted the event which will feature some well-known global speakers with growth stories as well as showcasing emerging Nepali startups in Startup Valley. It is the largest startup conference, where we have successfully hosted two annual editions of this conference in 2016 and 2017 consecutively.

Mr. Deepak R. Joshi, CEO at Nepal Tourism Board says,  “An event such as NEXT Growth Conclave will not only promote Nepali startups globally but also help economic development. In his own word, when economic grows, country prospers.” 

Similarly, there were other distinguished guests who requested startup enthusiasts to participate in this largest entrepreneurship conference which helps entrepreneurs take startup businesses to the next level through mentorship, connections, and investment. 

Stating the Press Release, NEXT Venture Corp has successfully brought 32 global speakers from different countries viz USA, Finland, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Thailand, India, Bangladesh, and Nepal. The event has successfully hosted 1500+ participants, 60+ investors, and 72+international and national media coming together to decode business growth.  

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

NEXT Growth Conclave: Major Highlights

Startup Valley:

It is a showcasing platform designed for the startups with viable product/services who are able to exhibit their businesses to the attendees, potential investors, customers, startup enthusiasts as well as 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. Apart from start-up 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 witnessed by the media representatives where they can get the exciting content for their media. It is a space dedicated to the media where they can have an intense conversation about the program or the major attractions.

Investor Lounge:

A space dedicated for 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 in 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.

NEXT Growth Conclave 2018: Global Speakers

NEXT Growth Conclave 2018 – Global Speakers 

With all of these components, NEXT Growth Conclave is a one-of-kind opportunity for entrepreneurs to learn about growing a business, networking and gaining exposure; while investors to find high potential startup companies and building partnerships, and anyone else to learn about the rising entrepreneurship ecosystem of Nepal.

This year, the program is expected to be grander than the previous editions where Startup Valley, Main stage, Media Lounge, Investors Lounge, and Venture Blend will be the major attraction for this year as well.

Realizing the impact and need of the program in the entrepreneurial space, the attendance for the NEXT Growth Conclave this year is expected to be over 800. 

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