Launch of TiE Mangaluru
KDEM’s partner TiE Bengaluru has announced the formation of TiE Mangaluru Satellite Chapter with ten founding charter
On 20th April 2023, KDEM’s partner TiE Bengaluru has announced the formation of TiE Mangaluru Satellite Chapter with ten founding charter members.
Addressing the media in Mangaluru on Thursday, Rohith Bhat, Founding President of TiE Mangaluru Satellite Chapter and Lead Industry Anchor of Mangaluru Cluster of KDEM (Karnataka Digital Economy Mission), said the ‘Silicon Beach’ ecosystem is brimming with talent, energy, enthusiasm and entrepreneurial spirit. He referred coastal Karnataka region comprising of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts as the ‘Silicon Beach of India’.
Explaining the potential of ‘Silicon Beach of India’, he said the region produces more than 10,000 engineers yearly from more than 25 engineering colleges. ‘Silicon Beach of India’ has more than 15 incubators and 125-plus startups across fintech, SaaS, gaming and health-tech sectors. With over 100 technology companies employing 15,000-plus engineers and generating $375 million in revenues, ‘Silicon Beach of India’ is well on its way to becoming the next technology hub in India.