Announcing – UnPluggd4 and Hackathon V1

UnPluggd is the flagship event of, India’s favorite startup site. After the huge success of previous editions which have seen speakers like the founders of Flipkart, inMobi, Mast Kalandar, Vaatsalya Hospitals and have seen promising startups demo their products, we are all set for the 4th edition of UnPluggd. This edition is being conducted in Pune on the 19th of November.


Dont miss India’s best and most relevant startup event!

UnPluggd will be preceded by a Hackathon where we will get the best and brightest among you, get them in a room and ask you to hack away and create a product.

At Hackathon, we will provide you with all the infrastructure necessary along with suitable mentors who will be with you throughout the full event. They will guide you, ping you, ask you tough questions, help you in design, help you get on to a cloud server setup fast, use APIs – the works. In short they will help your dream of a product become reality. And of course the food is free – you have to get your own beer.

2 Winning Entries Will Get A Chance To Demo Their Product At UnPluggd. And in these 2 weeks, our mentors, team will help you sharpen your focus, sharpen your tools so that you can actually build a product/a working prototype in 2 weeks time and showcase that to the world

So go ahead, register here and see you at Hackathon and Unpluggd!

Hackathon: Agenda

Get together the evening of 4th November and find a team (or get yours)

Get together on 5th morning.

Get your business idea sounded with mentors, PI team, others.

Start coding.

Don’t’ Sleep.

Don’t Sleep.

6th Nov – evening 6 pm – have a prototype ready.

Demo to mentors, investors, audience, others from 6 pm to 9 pm.


Who can participate?

Anybody and everybody – you could be a designer, engineer, marketer.

Students are especially encouraged.

Why should you participate?

The largest journeys are often started with a single step. This is YOUR first step and what better avenuethan where seasoned professionals and startup guys are around to help you take that. Build your firstprototype and kick some ass.

Are outstation participants allowed?

Of course. You will be missing out on some cool stuff if you don’t travel for this. Especially peoplefrom in and around like Mangalore, Cochin, Chennai, Pune – actually all of India is a flight away from Bangalore. So just land up at 3 pm on the 4th of November.

What does it cost?

You can book your tickets here. There is an early bird discount for some time – so don’t be late. We have kept the pricing to be very affordable.

Discount code
For UnPluggd : PIBUDDY
For Hackathon : HACKBUDDY

The dates clash with another event or exams or my girlfriend’s birthday?

In the last case you can get your girlfriend along (no discount). In the other cases, life is short and prioritization is important – go wherever you think you can get most mileage out of.

We will be sharing more details soon – so stay!

– For any queries, join the UnPluggd Facebook group and ask qns.