The Hot100 awards provides a great showcase for start-ups in the tech sector and a great networking opportunity, with an expected attendance of over 200+ delegates – mainly tech entrepreneurs, CIOs and CTOs of enterprise companies – both angel investors and VCs, plus tech consultants and commentators. In short, an event not to be missed for the India's entire tech community!

The Hot100 Awards showcase what technology start-ups have done to advance the computing potential of their applications and technology so that it can be used to drive better efficiency and productivity as well as the outcomes and performance of an organization. Submissions are evaluated based on the stringent guideline set out by awards program criteria.

An eligible start-up for the Hot100 awards will be one whose business growth and success is dependent on, or attributed to its technology. Eligible start-ups will have technology platform and will be able to demonstrate significant innovation in the technology or its application. For the purposes of these awards, eligible companies could be involved in technology or technology enabled business