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Friday, July 7
 

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

3:50pm

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