As we continue our drive to bolster the next wave of blockchain developers, we are excited to be a part of the India Blockchain Accelerator, in association with Lumos Labs, supporting innovative tech startups.
The India Blockchain Accelerator, launched by the Indian state government of Telangana along with the Indian crypto unicorn, CoinSwitch Kuber, and innovation management platform Lumos Labs, is an exciting program for developers in India, providing them with access to workshops, business experts, mentorships and other useful tools and tips to become a success in the space. With this accelerator, the Government of Telangana aims to further its commitment to making Telangana the ‘Blockchain Capital of the World’. Nervos joins in as Platinum partners for the program and will be helping grow this program alongside major industry players.
This four-month-long accelerator will be open to early-stage Web2 and Web3 startups and blockchain developers with interesting blockchain solutions solving real-world problems across multiple identified tracks.
By helping drive this accelerator program, Nervos will also expose developers and startups to its powerful interoperability solutions, such as the recently launched Force Bridge, and Godwoken. Nervos will be working closely with developers, helping them with these tools, as well as getting better exposure to the Indian blockchain ecosystem.
Nervos’ director of business development, Ben Morris, will be joining the launch event virtually on December 17 at 11:15 am IST. He will be speaking alongside others from Stellar, NEO, Filecoin, and Microsoft. To find more information, you can click here.
About Telangana Blockchain District:
Blockchain district, anchored by the Government of Telangana, brings together different facets of the Blockchain technology realm including Tech companies, research organizations, academic institutions, startups, investors, enablers, and user groups & communities under one umbrella. The collaboration has been encouraged by the Government of Telangana to promote the use of Blockchain technology in the state and to foster the growth of the industry as a whole with IIIT – Hyderabad, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC) and Tech Mahindra as the Founding Members too.
About CoinSwitch Kuber:
Founded in 2017 by Ashish Singhal, Govind Soni, and Vimal Sagar as a global aggregator of crypto exchanges, CoinSwitch Kuber is India’s largest and most valued crypto unicorn with more than 13 million users. Today, users can choose from over 80 coins, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin. The company started its India operations in June 2020 to make Crypto investing as easy as ordering food online. Backed by reputed investors including Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), Tiger Global, Sequoia Capital, Ribbit Capital, Paradigm, and Coinbase Venture, CoinSwitch Kuber is creating an investment ecosystem that simplifies investing in Crypto for retail users.
For more information, visit: www.coinswitch.co
About Lumos Labs:
Lumos Labs is a Singapore based innovation management firm that specialises in running technology open innovation programs. Founded in 2018, the company has run several accelerators and open innovation programs for multiple Indian and international technology firms, corporates, governments and investment firms. Their services include Growth Services, Open Innovation, Start-up Enablement, and organizing large scale developer & technology conferences & hackathons. Their clients include Aeternity Starfleet Blockchain startup accelerator, T-block blockchain startup accelerator, Genesis hack -A Blockchain Hackathon, Binance Build for Bharat Accelerator
For more details, visit https://www.lumoslabs.co/
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