#6th Edition: "Innovations in Sports - Tech"



NITI Aayog’s flagship program - Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) has been at the forefront of promoting a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. AIM has partnered with International Institute of Sports Management (IISM), SportsTechX and Startup Réseau - a leading startup accelerator operator, to support its various initiatives, programs and beneficiaries through a structured program that will provide AIM backed startups with the much needed access to industry, markets and investors.

We are now LIVE with our 6th thematic Bootcamp, focusing on 'Innovation in Sports - Tech'. This Bootcamp is fully virtual and shall be attended by the shortlisted startups. Apart from working on your pitches, we shall also have subject matter experts from 'Sports - Tech' talking about the ecosystem and answering your questions on this sector.

Program Benefits

  • Business Insights during the week-long Bootcamp preceding the demo day
  • Establishing industry credibility
  • Access to enterprise assets of infrastructure, data, partner networks, and customers
  • Potential opportunity to earn a POC with participating corporates
  • Pitching to a group of investors on the demo day
  • Access to an extended network of mentors from Startup Reseau’s global network

Sectors

  • Event Tech - Security
  • Event Tech - F&B
  • Event Tech - Event Staffing
  • Data - Collection
  • Data - Monetisation
  • Data - Management
  • Fan Engagement - Sports Betting
  • Fan Engagement - Loyalty Programs
  • Fan Engagement - Fantasy Sports
  • Fan Engagement - Coaching
  • Media & Sponsorship - Live Streaming
  • Media & Sponsorship - Increased Sponsorship Assets
  • Media & Sponsorship - Fan Generated Content
  • Stadium Tech - Cashless Stadiums
  • Stadium Tech - Green Stadiums
  • Stadium Tech - Ticketing
  • Stadium Tech - Smart Stadiums
  • Stadium Tech - IoT
  • Stadium Tech - Predicting Attendance
  • E-sports
  • Digital Fitness
  • Innovative Sports Training Equipment

Timelines

1 15 July 2022

Application open

2 16 July 2022

Panel discussion: "Sports-Tech innovations"

3 18 August 2022

Panel Discussion 2

4 22 August 2022

Application Closes

5 29 Aug 2022

Cohort Announcement

6 5 Sep - 9 Sept 2022

Boot Camp

7 20 Sept 2022

Demo Day