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Friday, July 7
 

9:00am

Registration
Friday July 7, 2017 9:00am - 10:00am
Pre- function area Hyatt Regency Kolkata Salt Lake City, JA Block, Sector III, Kolkata, West Bengal 700098

10:00am

10:20am

Opening Address
Speakers
avatar for Shri Bratya Basu

Shri Bratya Basu

Hon'ble Minister-in-Charge, Department of Information Technology and Electronics, Government of West Bengal


Friday July 7, 2017 10:20am - 10:30am
Ball room Hyatt

10:30am

Inaugural Address
Speakers
avatar for R Chandrashekhar

R Chandrashekhar

President, NASSCOM


Friday July 7, 2017 10:30am - 10:45am
Ball room Hyatt

10:45am

Inaugural Fireside Chat Session – “Digital Transformation”
Moderators
avatar for Mohit Thukral

Mohit Thukral

SVP, GENPACT India

Speakers
avatar for C.P. Gurnani

C.P. Gurnani

MD & CEO, Tech Mahindra
avatar for Raman Roy

Raman Roy

Chairman and Managing Director, Quatrro Global Services Pvt. Ltd


Friday July 7, 2017 10:45am - 11:25am
Ball room Hyatt

11:00am

Thrive 30
Friday July 7, 2017 11:00am - 4:10pm
Sapphire & Topaz

11:25am

Keynote Address – “Leverage the TechnologyNext”
Speakers
avatar for Keshav R. Murugesh

Keshav R. Murugesh

Group CEO, WNS Global Services


Friday July 7, 2017 11:25am - 12:05pm
Ball room Hyatt

12:05pm

Panel Discussion – “How Digitalastion is reshaping Product Ecosystem”
Moderators
avatar for Ravi Gururaj

Ravi Gururaj

Founder & CEO, Qikpod

Speakers
avatar for Atul Batra

Atul Batra

CTO, Manthan Systems
avatar for Vanitha Narayanan

Vanitha Narayanan

Chairman, IBM India Pvt. Ltd.
avatar for Rishad Premji

Rishad Premji

Chief Strategy Officer, Wipro Technologies


Friday July 7, 2017 12:05pm - 12:45pm
Ball room Hyatt

12:45pm

Use of Digital Technology and AI for Reskilling
Speakers
avatar for Dr. Ganesh Natarajan

Dr. Ganesh Natarajan

Chairman, NASSCOM Foundation


Friday July 7, 2017 12:45pm - 1:00pm
Ball room Hyatt

1:00pm

Fund Raising: 25 Lacs to 5 Cr.
Speakers
avatar for Raman Roy

Raman Roy

Chairman and Managing Director, Quatrro Global Services Pvt. Ltd
avatar for Padmaja Ruparel

Padmaja Ruparel

Co Founder & President, Indian Angel Network
Padmaja Ruparel is nationally recognized as a key player in the Indian entrepreneurial ecosystem and has helped co found many of the relevant institutions, besides being an active Angel investor herself. Her operating experience spans large corporates, M&A, and startups/early stage... Read More →


Friday July 7, 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Ball room Hyatt

1:30pm

Networking Lunch Break
Friday July 7, 2017 1:30pm - 2:20pm
The Lawn

2:20pm

Business Agility by Design - Ideas for Product Development

In today’s fast changing world, doing agile is not enough. Everyone is doing agile. What matters is being truly agile!

Organizations must strive for business agility which is sustainable and scalable in the long term. True business agility is an outcome well designed/orchestrated processes executed efficiently. Of course agile mindset, behavior and culture form the value system for doing this. So how does it apply to product development ? Does it matter if you are a startup or you play at scale?

Come listen to ideas and learnings from various transformation programs across small and large software products. 


Speakers
avatar for Jasdeep Singh Kaler

Jasdeep Singh Kaler

Associate Vice President & Business Transformation Leader, EdgeVerve Systems Ltd. (An Infosys Company)
Jasdeep brings 20+ years of experience in Product Development spanning across all areas of product architecture, engineering and management. He has been leading technology products from idea to cash and has architected key framework components for mission critical enterprise class... Read More →


Friday July 7, 2017 2:20pm - 3:35pm
Ball Room 3

2:20pm

Design Thinking - I
Design4India Track

Leading organizations (both profit and not-for profit) are making quantum leaps in their practice of Innovation and Creativity.  This subject is no longer confined to the R&D and Design departments, but now have become ‘inclusive’ of all groups, functions and departments including their internal and external stakeholders.  Startups globally have adopted Design Thinking in their product development and business practices to make their product and services human-centric completely and to name a few -  AirBnB, Flipboard and Pinterest.

Many of the top business and design schools have incorporated the ‘practice’ of Innovation in their curriculum, using the ‘Design Thinking’ approach to inculcate their students with ‘Innovation Skills’. Design Thinking is an revolutionary approach to Innovation pioneered at the d.School Stanford, Hasso Plattner Institute’s d.School, and there are more.

Whether it is to develop new products or services or solutions, or create new business strategy or invent new business model, Design Thinking approach helps get break-through ideas, rapidly and more efficiently. The emphasis is on ‘thinking and doing together’ in a workshop mode. Immerse into this program to deliver the relevant and right innovations for the current and future.  For Startups this approach helps them to validate and refine their ideas, insights, prototypes, markets, strategy, and commercials to become highly successful and reduce failure at high costs.


Speakers
avatar for Aditya Trivedi

Aditya Trivedi

Senior Product Manager, SAP Cloud Platform,, SAP Labs India
Design Thinking and Business Model Innovation Coach; Drive adoption of SAP Cloud Platform for customer’s in APJ


Friday July 7, 2017 2:20pm - 3:35pm
Ball Room 1

2:20pm

Marketing – An undeniable asset?

Marketing can be seen as the undeniable asset for any firm, or it can be seen as a cost. Marketing has been on a constant transformative journey. What we see as disruptors – deep within marketing, is the enabler that gives marketing a new lease of life, and a new phase to discover.


Let’s join this interactive session to discuss how marketing constantly transforms itself in order to drive the business - and looks at every disrupter as an opportunity.


Speakers
avatar for Ankur Dasgupta

Ankur Dasgupta

Vice President, Marketing, NTT DATA
Ankur Dasgupta heads Corporate Marketing for NTT DATA in India / APJ. Mr. Dasgupta is responsible for creating and promoting the NTT DATA brand in India /APJ both internally and externally, for retaining & attracting talent, as well as provide marketing shared services support to... Read More →


Friday July 7, 2017 2:20pm - 3:35pm
Ball Room 2

3:35pm

Networking Tea Break
Friday July 7, 2017 3:35pm - 3:50pm
The Lawn

3:50pm

Design Thinking - II
Design4India Track

Speakers
avatar for Aditya Trivedi

Aditya Trivedi

Senior Product Manager, SAP Cloud Platform,, SAP Labs India
Design Thinking and Business Model Innovation Coach; Drive adoption of SAP Cloud Platform for customer’s in APJ


Friday July 7, 2017 3:50pm - 5:05pm
Ball Room 1

3:50pm

Quality is not Testing - the new view on Test & QA
Speakers
avatar for Saritha Route

Saritha Route

Global Leader & Architect - Test Automation, IBM India Private Limited
Experienced Test Automation and Solution Architect and Project Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. Strong program and project management professional skilled in Software Testing, Product Development, Business Process... Read More →


Friday July 7, 2017 3:50pm - 5:05pm
Ball Room 3

3:50pm

Robotic Process Automation for Product Ecosystem
  • Where does RPA fit in to the enterprise landscape
  • How does a customer go about evaluating a product. How differentiation works from an RPA perspective

Speakers
avatar for Ravi Hossur

Ravi Hossur

Chief Consulting and Delivery Officer, TAO Automation


Friday July 7, 2017 3:50pm - 5:05pm
Ball Room 2

5:05pm

Networking Tea Break
Friday July 7, 2017 5:05pm - 5:20pm
The Lawn

5:20pm

Identity Governance & Identity intelligence

With identities becoming the primary trajectory of attack, organisations require to effectively manage security and  compliance requirements. Identity governance and intelligence provides different levels of identity data that give enterprises the business insights required to reinforce IT controls and reduce business risk. 


Speakers
avatar for Benildus Nadar

Benildus Nadar

Head of Security and Global Delivery, Deep Identity Pvt. Ltd
Competent and dynamic Security Professional offering a distinguished career of donning leadership roles with insightful exposure to IT Consulting, Global IT Management, Business Delivery and Roll-out, Planning, and Vision for future projects / requirement, and Technology Management... Read More →


Friday July 7, 2017 5:20pm - 5:40pm
Ball room Hyatt

5:40pm

Funding Landscape
Friday July 7, 2017 5:40pm - 6:10pm
Ball room Hyatt

6:10pm

6:40pm

7:00pm

Networking Dinner
Friday July 7, 2017 7:00pm - 10:30pm
The Lawn