Access India Program


Fusion Labs in partnership with the NSW Government is looking for NSW technology startups and scaleups that want to grow their business in the Indian market.

Applications Closed

Why India?


India is one of the world’s most dynamic, fast paced and rapidly-developing technology markets. As one of the most important trading partners for NSW, the Government has prioritised India as a market to engage with more strongly in the technology sector.

Through our Access to India program we will provide NSW-based entrepreneurs a pathway to unlock the enormous potential the Indian market has to offer.

The India Opporunity

Do you meet the criteria?


We are looking for high growth NSW Startups and Scaleups who have the potential to scale their business in the Indian market.

Our primary focus is on companies working in the following industries:

Agtech

Technology that impacts the agricultural value chain

Cleantech

Technology that impacts energy production, transmission, distribution and/or demand side energy efficiency

Socialtech

Any technology that creates measurable social / environmental impact





We will also accept a limited number of applications from other emerging sectors. Such as:

Food and Water

Education

Health

Safety

Travel

Media and Entertainment



See all criteria

What we provide

Over the course of 12-months we will support you to understand the market, make connections, test your product and attract customers. At the end of the program we will host an event for you to officially launch your business into the Indian market.

Full List of Benefits

Key Dates

Applications Open
4 September 2018

Applications Close
2 October 2018

Shortlist Interviews
11 October 2018

Program Starts
8 November 2018

India Trip 1
November 2018

Workshops
Feb-Jun 2019

Trip 2
April 2019

Trip 3
July 2019

Trip 4
September 2019

Showcase Event
September 2019


FAQs


Why is the NSW Government doing this?

India is one of the world’s most dynamic, fast paced and quickly-developing technology markets. As one of the most important trading partners for NSW, the Government wants to increase its engagement with India, with a particular emphasis on the tech industry.

Who is Fusion Labs?

Fusion Labs is one of Australia’s leading innovation consultancies. We work with both the Government and Australia’s largest companies to drive innovation.

Do you take equity?

No, Fusion Labs will not take equity in exchange for the support provided. We are contracted by the Government of NSW to provide this program as a service.

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Questions?


Send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible!