The expertise business wanted energetic participation of girls as technologists and entrepreneurs to strengthen its innovation talents and drive market related options utilizing deep tech, stated Accenture on Friday.
“Accenture is dedicated to supporting ladies in expertise and serving to feminine entrepreneurs develop their companies,’‘ stated Mahesh Zurale, senior managing director, lead – Superior Expertise Facilities in India, Accenture.
To additional its assist, the tech agency has launched Girls Founders Program in India to assist early-stage, women-led startups within the B2B deep tech and enterprise SaaS domains develop and increase their companies within the nation.
Below this programme, Accenture would provide an equity-free grant of as much as $60,000 plus market and community entry and mentoring to pick out expertise startups, stated the corporate on Friday.
“Girls Founders Program in India is one in all many initiatives underway to contribute to bringing extra ladies into technology-driven companies,” Mr. Zurale added.
The programme can be open to early-stage B2B expertise companies which have not less than one girl founder and are centered on superior applied sciences similar to synthetic intelligence, the web of issues, cloud, blockchain, Net 3.0, metaverse, massive information and analytics, and prolonged actuality, the corporate stated.
Startups making use of for the programme should be based mostly out of India and have a working prototype with early adoption metrics. Candidates can be shortlisted and chosen by leaders at Accenture based mostly on product differentiation, disrupt-ability quotient, leveraging of deep applied sciences, industrial viability and founder profile.