National College of Ireland (NCI) will mentor high-potential Indian startups on how cloud and data analytics technologies can improve funding opportunities to expand their business. The mentorship will take place at SURGE, a two-day event to be held on February 23-24, 2016 in Bengaluru. The event will feature state-of-the-art technologies, presentations, and panel discussions with leading technologists. SURGE expects to have more than 4,000 attendees including heads of Flipkart, Snapdeal, Zoomcar, Cisco systems, One Plus, Oyo rooms and more.
Dr Horacio González-Vélez, NCI’s associate professor of computing and head of Cloud Competency Centre has been invited as a world-class mentor for high-potential startups during the SURGE Conference.
Dr Horacio González-Vélez, said, “It is an honour for me to be part of a conference of this magnitude and Bengaluru is the ideal location that brings together the talent and knowledge of these young minds who want to invest their time and ideas towards a startup.”
“The pace of IT progress In India and around the globe has really increased with the advent of cloud and data analytics technologies, Cloud and Data Analytics are now pervasive and NCI is highly committed to educating students and practitioners in these field,” he adds.