What is Startup Mela 2018?

The Start-up Mela is initiative of The-Startup.Org to maintain startup and entrepreneurial eco-system through a grand event to connect start-ups, entrepreneurs, corporation, investors, incubators, accelerator service provider, government body and organizations together for social and economic improvement. The global event The Startup Mela is our marquee event, which represents over over three thousands people globally. This year is going to be Historical festival of Startup & Entrepreneurs for first time in Nepal as it has various features as mentioned below.

Features of Startup Mela 2018

  • Pre-Summit in different (city) country
  • Categorized Market  Space in Mela
  • Competition and prizes( Starter, star-tup )
  • International incubation & accelerators
  • Forums
  • Media Longue
  • VIP Networking Dinner Party
  • Promotional Activities
  • Product & Company Launch
  • Video Stories, Startup Shows, Awards etc.
  • Nepal – International Summit 2018
  • Training for Startup (Starter, Mentors by globally recognized trainers)
  • Investors & Startup Longue
  • Idea & Cultural Exchange Space
  • Networking & Team Building
  • Globally renowned National & International Personality, Keynote Speakers
  • Register your company in Mela.
  • The-Startup direct consulting space.
  • Five weeks pre-accelerator program and demo day at Spain
  • Incubation Program & Pre-Accelerator Program

Event Purpose

The-Startup Mela started because mainly in developing and under develop countries Startup have ideas, there are local investors, service providers, entrepreneurs who are looking platform for Networking, Investment, Connection, Clients and Global expansion but there is lack of strong eco system of startup and entrepreneurs in local level to global level as well as lack of startup culture. So, we decided the best way to solve this problem is to organize an event for startups and entrepreneurs where they can learn, build, connect, network, find and share.

We have come a long way, but we still need your support. Your generous contribution will help us extend our following mission by your support and Together efforts.

  • Building an eco-system of startup and entrepreneurs in Nepal.
  • Finding possibilities, problems and solutions for startup in Nepal.
  • Connecting Nepali Startup with global Market
  • Encouraging startup and entrepreneurs for innovation and initiation.
  • Raising issues to build startup and entrepreneur-friendly policy in Nepal.

Categorized Market Space:

We will design space of Mela with categorized stalls like Starter (looking for investor, team or services) , Startups (looking for investors,clients) , Social org , service providers , Enterprises , Finance , Art ,International participants, government org etc. which helps people to find what they need.


A. Best Idea – The Startup Mela 2018 Nepal
Best idea will get resources and investment to convert idea into startup. Different prizes, free incubation program from international incubators, mentorship will be provided as motivation. The Best Startup will get 5 weeks pre-accelerator program by Tetuan Valley in Madrid, Spain and pitching opportunities with national & International investors. – Click Here to Apply in Best Idea Competition

B. Best startup – The Startup Mela 2018 Nepal
Best Startup will get different prizes, free pre-accelerator program in Europe’s best school, incubation programs, globally recognized mentors, investment and international expansion platform. The best idea will get free incubation program of three months from Bridge for Billions which will support to convert idea into startups. – Click Here to Apply in Best Startup Competition