IIT Madras will host a ‘Sports Tech Start Up Conclave’ in New Delhi on July 12-13, 2024, through its Center of Excellence in Sports Science and Analytics. The event aims to promote sports start-ups, support sports goods manufacturing indigenization, and align with India's vision for sports development, especially in light of the upcoming Paris 2024 Olympics. Professor Mahesh Panchagnula highlighted the importance of growing tech start-ups to enhance Indian sports on the global stage. The conclave will also focus on engaging retired sportspersons through education, upskilling, and employment opportunities. It aims to create networking opportunities and foster public-private collaborations in sports technology.

Source- IIT Madras