Nexus is a collaboration between the U.S. Embassy, New Delhi and ACIR 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.
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.
ACIR is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting economic development and growth through technology
commercialization, entrepreneurship and innovation. Our Alliance is made up of organizations and individuals
who share our goals and help us promote our best practices worldwide.