Digital India Summit and Awards 2016
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Times Network Presents Second Digital India Summit & Awards which will be a step closer in achieving the goal of transforming India into a digital empowered economy.
The most celebrated thought-leaders will engage with policymakers on India’s progress in this space, followed by the Digital India Awards.
Important panel discussions will feature the following:
Sessions and speakers:
SESSION 1 – DELIVERING ON DIGITAL INDIA DREAM: THE STORY SO FAR
Speakers – R Chandrashekhar (President- NASSCOM); Amit Midha (President Dell Asia Pacific & Japan; Chairman, Dell Emerging Markets- DELL), Joe So (Global CTO Enterprise Business Group-Huawei India), Karl Mehta (Founder Edcast), Arvind Gupta (National Head-BJP-IT Cell), Noshir Kaka (MD – McKinsey) and Amit Jain (CEO, Uber India).
SESSION 2 – BUILDING A DIGITAL ECONOMY
Speakers – Sandeep Aurora (Director, Marketing and Market Development – Intel South Asia), Arun Tiwari (Chairman & MD – Union Bank of India), Milind Bengali (Chief Operating Officer, Business Operations – GTL Infrastructure Ltd), Chandan Kumar (Director, Marketing and Integrated Solutions – Huawei Telecommunications India), Ravinder Pal Singh (Director Solutions Strategy & Biz Development – Dell) and Khushe Bahl (Head of Digital Practice, Partner – McKinsey India).
SESSION 3 – DIGITAL INDIA – DEVELOPING DIGITAL ENTREPRENEURS
Speakers – Ravi Gururaj (Chairman – Founder & CEO QikPod & NASSCOM Product Council),Mahesh Murthy (Founder & Co-Founder – Pinstorm & Seedfund), Sharad Sharma (Co-Founder – iSpirt), Sanjay Sethi (Founder & CEO – ShopClues), Sanjeev Aggarwal (Founder– Helion Ventures),Saurabh Srivastava (Entrepreneur & Co-Founder – Indian Angel Network).
SESSION 4- MAKING INDIA AN ELECTRONICS MANUFACTURING HUB
Speakers – Ajai Chowdhry (Chairman-Electronics Sector Skills Council of India), Nitin Kunkolienkar(VP & Director-MAIT & Smartlink), Sudhir Hasija (Chairman – Karbonn), Sunil Vachani (CMD – Dixon Technologies) and Murali Arikara (Executive Director – Essential Energy India Pvt Ltd)
SESSION 5 – DEVELOPING DIGITAL WORKFORCE
Speakers – Shrikant Sinha (CEO-NASSCOM Foundation), Prithvi Shergill (Global HR – HCL Tech),Raja Sekhar Reddy (Director & Chief Operating Officer – Innovsource Private Limited), Manish Sabarwal (Chairman and Co-Founder – Teamlease), Rahul Patwardhan (CEO – NIIT), Raj Raghavan (HR Head – Amazon India) and Jagdish Mitra (Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer, Head Growth Factories – Tech Mahindra)