About Nexus

Nexus is a collaboration between the American Center and the IC² Institute of the University of Texas at Austin to showcase the best of American and Indian entrepreneurship, innovation and technology commercialization.

Located in downtown New Delhi on Kasturba Gandhi Marg, Nexus serves as a central hub for entrepreneurs, innovators, faculty, government agencies, industry players and funding organizations interested in gathering, interacting and collaborating to promote Indian startups and the local entrepreneurial ecosystem. If you are involved with startups in India, we want to hear from you!

The Nexus Incubator offers selected startups unparalleled access to networks of industry and government partners, training from the top commercialization experts around the world, an extensive mentor network as well as access to both private and public fund managers specializing in supporting startups.

Contact us: info@startupnexus.net

Nexus @ American Center
24 Kasturba Gandhi Marg
Near Barakhamba Metro Station
New Delhi 110001
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American Center

The American Center is where the U.S. Embassy conducts people-to-people diplomacy in New Delhi. A space for dialogue between the United States and India’s citizens, the Center offers a wide variety of programs aimed at stimulating discourse between our two nations, from cultural events such as film festivals, art exhibits and concerts, to speaker series addressing the day’s topical issues.

The American Center, which also offers a full-service circulation library, is located in the center of New Delhi and hosts approximately 600 visitors every day. It is one of the over 700 American Spaces that form a worldwide network of in-person engagement platforms where visitors learn about the United States through cultural experiences, conversations, collaboration, and self-discovery.

IC² Institute

The IC² Institute is an interdisciplinary unit of The University of Texas at Austin specializing in the practice of entrepreneurial wealth creation. Within the Institute is one of the world’s most prominent business incubators, the Austin Technology Incubator, which has an 88% funding success rate and whose companies have raised over $570 million over the last five years.

IC² utilizes its experience and proven methodologies to drive growth and development of innovative technology-based businesses. Its programs have provided commercialization know-how to entrepreneurs and partner organizations while showing concrete business development results in over 35 countries worldwide. Working together with the American Center and local partners, IC² looks to use its network, experience and methodologies to create a new collaborative innovation hub in Delhi that can be replicated throughout India.