Day1 | Day2


DAY 2: Monday, November 27, 2017

09:30 - 10:45 Stuff of Life: Exploring Health, Well-being and Society

This session celebrates imaginative minds who are working on enriching our lives, from the fields of medicine, sports, science, design, and more.

Jay Krishnan - CEO, T-Hub

Ravi Mantha - Angel Investor

Dr. Suhas Kshirsagar - Director, Ayurvedic Healing Inc.

Panel discussion moderated by Lakshmi Pratury

- Dr. P. Raghu Ram - Director, KIMS-USHALAKSHMI Centre for Breast Diseases

- Raghu Gullapalli - Executive Director of Emerging Technologies, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute

- Ananda Shankar Jayant - Classical Dancer

- Shayamal Vallabhji - Founder, HEAL Institute

Shekar Naik - Former Captain, Indian Blind Cricket Team

A. N. Venugopal - President, RMZ Foundation

Prerna Sharma - Assistant Professor, India Institute of Science

Sanket Avlani - Curator, Taxi Fabric

Nitesh Jangir - Co-Founder, Coeo Labs

Vita Dani - Chairperson, 11Even Sports

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee & Tea Break  
11:15 - 11:55 Internationalization: Connecting Startup Cities

Global startup ecosystem champions come together to explore how to build world-leading companies from India

Maren Lesche - Founding Partner, YourStory Germany

Alina Shkolnikov - Global iCoach Program Manager, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Miki Uchida - Director, 01 Booster

Hendrik Halbe - Co-founder, Get in the Ring

Raman Kumar - Chairman, CASHe

Moderated by - Juliane Frommter, ‎Director, International Relations & Business Development - ‎T-Hub

11:55 - 12:45 Giant Leap: Thrilling potential of AI and Robotics

This session explores the convergence of AI and Robotics and how they'll change the way we work and live. Exploring the technologies, and their social and legal implications.

Susan Lim - Surgeon, Researcher

Andra Keay - Managing Director, Silicon Valley Robotics

Panel Moderated by Sunil Rao - Partner, Lightspeed India Partners Advisors

- Saad Nasser - Co-Founder, Ati Motors

- Aditi Avasthi - Founder & CEO, Embibe

Nivruti Rai ‎- Country Head, Intel India

12:45 - 02:00 Lunch Break  
02:00 - 02:40 Scaling Startups: The Mechanics

A panel discussion where we will discuss all aspects of scaling a startup.

Karthik Reddy - Managing Partner, Blume Venture Advisors

Hari Thalapalli - CEO, Call Health

Jasminder Singh Gulati - Co-founder & CEO, NowFloats

Samir Sood - Founder, Venture Highway

Moderated by Rajesh Raju - Managing Director, Kalaari Capital

02:40 - 04:15 Into the Unknown: The unfamiliar world of emerging Technology, Big Data, and IoT

Exploring the concerns and implications of all emerging technologies, as well as their potential.

Dr. Kalyan Veeramachaneni - Principal Research Scientist, MIT

Panel Discussion moderated by Lakshmi Pratury

- Vanitha Narayanan - Chairman, IBM India

- Vikram Kailas - MD & CEO , ‎Mytrah Energy (India) Limited

Anil Nanduri - Vice President - GM Drone Group, Intel Corporation

Vishal Gondal - Founder & CEO, GOQii

Advait Gupt - ‎Founder & Managing Partner, Supari Studios

Radha Basu - CEO, iMerit Technology Services

Travis Wu - Founder and Storyteller, LumiereVR

Sandith Thandasherry - CEO, NavAlt Solar and Electric Boats

04:15 - 04:45 Coffee & Tea Break  
04:45 - 05:30 Blurred Lines: The FinTech Revolution

To bring financial equality to all and blur the lines between the haves and have nots is the future that we aspire to create. Exploring the growing potential of blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, cashless payments, Aadhaar, BHIM and IndiaStack.

Panel moderated by Sanjay Swamy - Co-founder & Managing Partner, Prime Venture Partners

- Abhijit Bose - Co-founder & CEO, Ezetap

- Nishith Desai - Owner, Nishith Desai Associates

- Abhinav Pathak - Co-Founder & CEO, Perpule

Anu Acharya - CEO, MapmyGenome

Gary Mao - CEO, Toto Express

05:30 - 06:00 Startup Pitches and Awards

The top 3 startups battle it out to impress VCs and judges.

Srinivas Kollipara - COO, T-Hub

06:00 - 06:30 To Infinity and Beyond: Closing session

The closing session will feature people who have redefined the status quo and created great possibilities for the future.

Interview by Lakshmi Pratury

Amitabh Kant - CEO, NITI Aayog

R. Madhavan - Actor

Aneesh Vidyashankar - Musician