The city startups are all racing to the top of their industry as the growth of startups in the country has been exponential this year, irrespective of the pandemic. The city of Hyderabad has been the most significant contributor to this growth as our city is overflowing with startups. Thus, the contribution from the startups in the city is getting their reward, helping them grow to a new level in the world.
The latest achievement that a city startup has made is its inclusion in the Google for Startups Accelerator for India. The startup Ekincare is now a part of 16 other exclusive startups that are part of this program by Google. Ekincare is a startup that provides efficient healthcare benefits to corporates and is entirely run on Artificial Intelligence. This startup has focused on providing insurance, finance, and other health solutions to lakhs of corporates in the country and is working with 400 companies regarding the same and has changed lives for good.
The Google Startups Accelerator For India program(GSAFI) is a unique program where startups are chosen in a five-fold stage. This year, 16 companies have been selected from among 700+ companies. These 16 companies will receive mentorship from Google in the cloud, user experience, Android, web, product strategy, and marketing.
Ekincare being a part of this group and being an AI-based organization, has already been working with an AI-based model and a digital assistant. This program by Google helped them connect to the best in the business, understand their areas of improvement, build deeper models, and focus on specific points for more significant growth.
The startups that have been fine-tuned under the GSAFI are all from the high growth and on-demand sectors like healthcare, fintech, edutech, agrotech, and social sectors. These lucky companies will train and grow under a three-month program with access to Google teams, and all their minor flaws are tuned for to build a perfect startup with a fast advance to growth.