Goan Reporter News: Goa Shines at Startup Ka Mahakumbh, Secures 5 Awards at 4th National Conclave


Goa marked a successful debut at the recently concluded 4th edition of Startup Mahakumbh, India’s largest startup event, held at the International Convention Centre, Yashobhumi, New Delhi in association with the Directorate of Industries, Trade and Commerce wherein Goa was the State partner. Partnering with the event organizers, Goa provided a platform for its MSME startups and self-help groups to shine.

Goa’s secured five prestigious awards at Startup ka Mahakumbh namely; Bootstrapped Startup of the Year: Latambarcem Brewers Pvt. Ltd, Media Tech Startup of the Year: Coderix Solutions Pvt. Ltd, best Waste Reduction Startup: SwachhAI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, best Innovation on Drone Technology: Spacialcraft and best MSME Startup Supporter: Vibrant Goa Foundation.

More than 250+ startups participated from all over India. The event provided an excellent platform for networking, collaboration and celebration, bringing together visionaries, investors and industry leaders. The ‘Swayampoorna Goa’ booth showcased unique products from Goan self-help groups, garnering significant interest. Additionally, the ‘Amazing Goa Global Summit and Expo,’ promoted by the Vibrant Goa Foundation, received an enthusiastic response from visitors.

The Government of Goa served as the esteemed State partner for the event. Minister for Industries, Shri. Mauvin Godinho, gracing the occasion as Chief Guest, underscored the government’s steadfast support for Goa’s flourishing startup ecosystem.

Director of Industries, Ms. Egna Cleetus, IAS reaffirmed Goa’s commitment to nurturing local entrepreneurial talent.