Sankalp Global Summit 2021

Join the Global South’s leading platform where business meets development.

Since its launch in 2009 Sankalp Forum – an Intellecap Initiative – has created an eco-system of entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, multilateral and policymakers who are committed to furthering the cause of development through entrepreneurship and innovation to achieve the UN SDG Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 across the Global South.

Sankalp Forum has grown to become a collaborative network of over 100,000 stakeholders globally through a year-round calendar of initiatives across South Asia, South-East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.

What to Expect at Sankalp


  • AI-Powered matchmaking for one-on-one meetings
  • Deep-dive discussions on our thematic areas i.e. Financial Inclusion, Agriculture, Smart Climate and Clean Energy, Circular Economies, Gender, and Water, Health and Sanitation
  • Interactive workshops, and inspirational talks
  • Country spotlights
  • Curated deal rooms for investors and entrepreneurs
  • Highly participatory sessions and virtual workshops
  • Masterclasses for entrepreneurs on fundraising, and venture capital


  • Practitioner-led small group discussions on key interest topics
  • AI-Powered matchmaking for one-on-one meetings
  • Personalized recommendations for who you should meet based on your interests
  • Searchable attendee database based on interests, sectors, hiring, and investment opportunities

All Access Passes to Sankalp

Our tiered ticket pricing ensures accessibility for all ecosystem players. All attendees, regardless of ticket type, have access to the same level of benefits. The selection of ticket type is based on the honour system.

This year we aim to make Sankalp inclusive and accessible to all.  These passes are ALL access passes that will allow you to leverage the full networking capabilities of the AI-based technology, small group discussions, as well as curated masterclasses, deal rooms, and workshops.

Select panel discussions on each day will be open to all and live-streamed to a broader audience. Stay tuned for when we launch the agenda so you can decide which sessions to join.

Location: Virtual

Dates: October 12, 2021 - October 14, 2021