March 14, 2017

AGENDA

Digital India Summit & Awards 4.0   –  16th Dec 2017, Hyatt Oval Ballroom, New Delhi

Event flow

Time Event
 9.30 AM -10:00 AM Registration
10.05 AM -10.05 AM Welcome address by Sandeep Gurumurthi, Managing Editor, ET NOW
10:10 AM – 10:15 AM Special Address by Event Partner – Rajkiran Rai, MD & CEO, Union Bank of India
10.15 AM-10:35 AM Special Address by Chief Guest –  Honorable Minister for Law & Justice and Information Technology, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad
10:35 AM- 10:45 AM Q&A Session with Honorable Minister for Law & Justice and Information Technology, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad
Moderator: Supriya Shrinate, Executive Editor – News,  ET NOW
10.45 AM – 12:00 PM Panel Discussion 1
Theme – Digital India: Where Do Things Stand? A Real-Time Assessment
Speakers

  • Aruna Sundararajan, Secretary, DoT    
  • Debjani Ghosh, President Designate,  NASSCOM
  • Rajkiran Rai, MD & CEO, Union Bank of India
  • Sri Rajan, Chairman, Bain & Company India  
  • Karan Bajwa, MD, IBM India
  • Saurabh Srivastava, Chairman, Indian Angel Network

Moderator: Supriya Shrinate, Executive Editor – News, ET NOW

12.00 PM-1.15 PM The Data Security Debate

  • Nikhil Pahwa, Founder, Medianama.com 
  • Saket Modi, Co-Founder & CEO, Lucideus Tech
  • Sanjay Jain, iSPIRT Foundation   
  • Apar Gupta, SC Lawyer, & Co-founder, Internet Freedom Foundation
  • Arvind Gupta, Head, Digital India Foundation – Supriya to confirm

Moderator: Chandra Ranganathan, Chief of Bureau – South, ET NOW

1.15 PM – 2.30PM Lunch Break
2.30 PM – 2.45PM Special Address: Dr. KP Krishnan, Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM Panel Discussion 2
Theme – Developing A Digital Workforce: The Ground RealitiesSpeakers:

  • Dr. KP Krishnan, Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship
  • Nitin Seth, CEO, Incedo
  • Dr. Amit Kapoor, Honorary Chair, Institute of Competitiveness
  • Dr. SY Kulkarni, VC, REVA University
  • Sapnesh Lalla, CEO, NIIT

Moderator: Akhilesh Tuteja, Head – IT Advisory Practice, KPMG India & EMA

3:45 PM- 4:45 PM Panel Discussion 3

Theme – 5G In India: The Avenue To Making The Digital India Vision A Reality?

Guests:

  • Rajan S Mathews, Director General, COAI
  • R Chandrashekhar, President, NASSCOM & Former Telecom Secretary
  • RS Ahluwalia, President – Business Development, GTL Infrastructure
  • Mritunjay Kapur, National Head, Markets & Strategy, Head – Technology, Media & Telecom, KPMG in India

Moderator: Nayantara Rai, Chief of Bureau – Delhi, ET NOW

4:45 PM – 5.00 PM Tea Break
5.00 PM – 6:00 PM Panel Discussion 4: Theme:  Fintech – The Digital India Game Changer

  • Bipin Preet Singh, Founder CEO & Director, MobiKwik 
  • Alok Bansal, Co-Founder, CFO & COO, Policybazaar
  • Adhil Shetty, Co-Founder & CEO, Bankbazaar.com
  • Alok Mittal, Co-Founder & CEO, Indifi
  • Sampad Swain, Founder & CEO, Instamojo

Moderator: Chandra Ranganathan, Chief of Bureau – South, ET NOW

6:30 – 7.00 PM Hi Tea Break
7.00 PM – 7.05 PM AWARDS CEREMONY
Welcome Address – Times Network Representative
7.05 PM – 7.10 PM Special Address by Event Partner – Rajkiran Rai, MD & CEO, Union Bank of India
7.10 PM – 7.25 PM Keynote Address by Chief Guest
Hardeep Puri, MoS (Independent Charge), Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs
7:25 PM  – 8.00 PM Awards ceremony. Awards to be presided over by the Honourable Chief Guest
8: 00 PM onwards Cocktails and Dinner