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Zone Startups announces winners of second annual Next Big Idea contest

Zone Startups India, a joint venture of Toronto-based Ryerson Futures and the Bombay Stock Exchange Institute, in collaboration with the Government of Ontario, Canada and IBM Global Entrepreneurship Program recently concluded the second edition of the Next Big Idea Contest. Five tech startups have been selected from over 200 applications across India. The winners are […]

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Walking the talk with Matthew Saunders

From the retail sector to human resources and beyond, technology can boost companies’ powers of communication. Internally, organizations want software tools that help them recruit top talent and enable the free flow of ideas among employees. Externally, they’re seeking to better understand their clients by capturing a detailed picture of buying patterns and consumer preferences. […]

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Zone Startups India on TechPanda

The Zone Startups/India(The Zone/India) is a new, Mumbai-based accelerator for entrepreneurs to fast-track their startups and connect with mentors, customers and investors.  Started by Ryerson Futures Inc, BSEI and in association with Simon Fraser University, this is the first accelerator that provides a bridge between Indian and North American start-ups which is physically present in both […]

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ZoneStartups India – An international Startup Accelerator in Mumbai

Hi Fellow Rodinhooders, I am Ajay Ramasubramaniam, Director – Business Development, Ryerson Futures Inc. I spoke at TRH OH on 8th March – Mumbai. We are an international startup accelerator with a presence in Toronto (since 2009) and Mumbai – focussed on the mobile, Internet and digital media space. www.zonestartups.com www.digitalmediazone.ryerson.ca We believe that, by […]

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Zone Startups India on CNBZ Awaaz Enterprenuer

Zone Startups India got featured on CNBC Awaaz Entrepreneur. The CNBC Awaaz team walked in to our office and we talked to them how we work, the teams that are working out of the Zone, out future plans, funding opportunities for the teams. Incase you missed out, watch out this video. Starts at 08:04 seconds

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The Engineering dream -Zumbl on NDTV

Zumbl one of our Alumni teams from DMZ Toronto are featured on NDTV where they talk about their journey so far. Zumbl is an online chat service where users can converse with strangers anonymously.Users “tag” each other on the basis of their conversations, which are indicative of their personality and get reflected in their avatars. Zumbl […]

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Canada keen on increasing business linkages with India: David Johnston

MUMBAI: Canada is keen on increasing business linkages with India, with particular focus on infrastructure, energy, food security, education, innovation and entrepreneurship, the Governor General of Canada David Johnston said today. “India and Canada have many things in common like shared traditions of parliamentary democracy, commitment to pluralism and strong people-to-people ties,” Johnston said after inaugurating the BSE Institute-Ryersonentrepreneurship incubator […]

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Governor General of Canada inaugurates BIL-Ryerson incubation centre in Mumbai

For the last nine months, members of BSE Institute, Ryerson University’s Digital Media Zone and Simon Fraser University, have been working hard to get the incubation centre in the country’s premier stock exchange up and running. Zone Startups India, the 2200-square feet, state-of-the-art facility overlooking the Arabian Sea on the 18th floor of Bombay Stock […]

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Simon Fraser University joins Ryerson University to collaborate and grow groundbreaking incubator in India

Simon Fraser University has joined with Ryerson University and the Bombay Stock Exchange Institute (BSEI) to develop and expand a groundbreaking incubator in India. The BSEI-Ryerson Digital Media Zone was established in July 2013 and this week Ryerson, SFU and BSEI signed a letter of intent to collaborate on its further development through an accelerator […]

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BSE Institute, Canada’s Ryerson University signs MoU to set up India-based incubator

The BSE Institute (BSEI) on Monday signed a three-way agreement with the Canada-based Ryerson University and Ryerson Futures Inc to create BSEI-Ryerson Digital Media Zone, a new India-based incubator for entrepreneurs to fast-track their start-ups and connect with mentors, customers and investors.  The collaboration between BIL, Ryerson and RFI lays the groundwork to help young […]

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