Blog Chapters - Chennai

SaaSBoomi Annual ’23: A Ground Zero Report

As with everything, SaaSBoomi Annual 2023 preparations started for me around the end of November, with a call from Avinash asking if I’d like to volunteer to steer the logistics of the conference. None of us, including Avi, had the slightest sense that it was going to be a giant conference. From 350-odd participants in […]

Ashwin Ramasamy
Blog Events

Breaking the 1000 barrier in attendees, SaaSBoomi Annual ’23 scores high in NPS too

As the dust settles and the echoes of the event fade away, it’s time to reflect on the Annual ‘23. This article aims to encapsulate the event’s key highlights, from the planning stages to the execution, showcasing the challenges, and the overall impact of this occasion. We had a total of 1,143 delegates that attended […]

Amrutha Jalihal
Blog Chapters - Chennai

Who made SaaSBoomi Annual ‘23 tick?

SaaSBoomi’s biggest event since its inception had 1143 attendees (final count); dozens of speakers for keynotes and panels; 150 plus investor-startup meetings; workshops; parties (and after-parties of course); curated bonding sessions like a women-in-Saas mixer – so much happening on parallel tracks, and all of it managed by two dozen volunteers. This was simply incredible. […]

Malavika Velayanikal
Blog Chapters - Chennai

The Countdown to SaaSBoomi Annual is on!

As the founder of Veris, a SaaS platform in the enterprise space, I have had the privilege of being a part of SaaSBoomi – a dynamic and rapidly growing community of SaaS entrepreneurs, managed by volunteers from across India, many of whom are founders themselves. A Gathering of Industry Experts Each year, the SaaSBoomi Annual […]

Aastha Sharma
Blog Initiatives

We’re building the game plan for you to survive and thrive in 2023

It’s when the fuel dries up that you realize you’ve hired the wrong people or scaled too big in a market that has a ceiling you can’t grow beyond, or that you should not have built a VC-funded company in the first place and could have been bootstrapped.  SaaS folks have a lot to reflect […]

Varun Shoor
Blog Events

SaaSBoomi Awards 2022 – Third time’s a charm

We are delighted to announce the third edition of the SaaSBoomi Awards. The most striking aspect presaging this year’s announcement is how the context has drastically shifted year-over-year in these past three years. When we launched the inaugural version of the SaaSBoomi Awards in 2020, it was against the backdrop of the dark cloud of […]

Sumanth Raghavendra & Pallav Nadhani
Blog Chapters - Chennai

Meet the Finalists of SaaSBoomi Awards 2021

When we launched the inaugural SaaSBoomi awards in 2020, the world was just about waking up to the horrors of the pandemic. The intent of instituting a new award during this grim time was rooted in the hope that it would serve as a rallying point for inspiring all other SaaS startups in India.  As […]

Sumanth Raghavendra
Blog Chapters - Chennai

It takes a village to build a company. It takes many villages to build a community.

So far at SaaSBoomi, almost all our offline events have been following a similar format — we pick a prime tech city in the country — Chennai, Bangalore, or Hyderabad, and host large-scale conferences with 80% focus on content and 20% focus on networking. In fact, all major tech events follow this playbook in general. […]

Avinash Raghava
Blog Events

Launching SaaSBoomi Awards 2021 – Bigger, Brighter, Better.

It is amazing how much of a difference one year can make. Last year, when we launched the inaugural version of SaaSBoomi Awards 2020, the dark cloud of Covid-19 hung over the world like a shroud. Even in this grim environment, we pushed ahead with the awards with the hope that it would serve as […]

Pallav Nadhani