Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Government of India in association with AP Innovation Society , ITE&C Department, GoAP committed for Scaling-up the Startup revolution in the country. DIPP identified AP as one of the fast moving states in startup activity and a Zonal activity center of DIPP for its programs. Andhra Pradesh was asked to guide 10 states/UT of the country in steering the startup activity. Be it in policy formulation, mentoring the states in designing and implementation of central policies and schemes, coordination and knowledge sharing among states. This workshop is first among such knowledge sharing activity, state level officers from 10 states/UT are participating the workshop to share best practices, understand eco-system in different states, polices etc. This workshop will enable states to redefine their startup programs to achieve best results.