POC Projects & Partnerships

Product of Culture is a global hub to accelerate the impact of South Asian innovators and creatives within vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystems. 

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South asian film festival of america

POC'S South Asian Film Festival of America (SAFFA) is a screening and awards platform for diaspora South Asians to showcase their film and digital work. SAFFA's unique accessibility creates a platform for the new generation of South Asian artists to connect with global audiences through short films, web-series, social media films, and more.

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POP X POC furthers diversity and cultural education across North America by providing young multicultural innovators and artists with a strong platform to tell their stories and share their art. Be a part of our movement and RISE for the culture. 

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POCLite is a culmination of global South Asian culture shared through a spotlight on current events, artist releases and more brought to our audiences via Instagram story. Tune in every weekend at @_productofculture_

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Chicagomade partnership

ChicagoMade is a first-of-its-kind collaboration between The City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special EventsChoose Chicago, and World Business Chicago, to highlight the city as an innovation center, a global business destination, a cultural hub, and most of all a city of diverse and unique culture and technology makers. 

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2112 partnership

2112 is Chicago’s first business incubator focused on the development of entrepreneurs in music, film/video and creative industry-focused technologies. Through community, educational opportunities and access to capital, 2112 creates a truly fertile ground for the professional development and acceleration of its members. 

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Startup india partnership

New Delhi-based Startup India and Chicago-based Product of Culture have a fruitful partnership that will provide a mutual, sustainable and productive partnership to entrepreneurs of the two organizations. An ambitious national initiative sponsored by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and an emerging innovation hub in a leading global city of the United States respectively, Startup India and POC are innovative hubs for entrepreneurs that work to foster global growth in emerging ecosystems.

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