Key Highlights

  • Full day conference, modelled as a technology collective
  • Highly evolved think tank sessions with thought-leading speakers — Not just another CIO event or technology conference
  • Annual Congression of 250+ IT Leaders and Decision Makers
    • CEO’s & Top Management
    • CIOs and CXOs from Top 500 enterprises
    • Secretaries, Policy makers &Government Decision Makers
  • Dataquest ICT Jury Awards, a benchmark in the industry
  • Dataquest CIO Awards in various categories

Who Will Attend

  • 250+ IT Leaders and Decision Makers
  • CEO’s & Top Management of the ICT Industry
  • Start-ups, Entrepreneurs
  • CXO’s- CIO’s, CTO’s, CMO’s, CDO’s of Top 500 Enterprises
    • Retail, Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare, IT/ITeS, Logistics, FMCG, Telecom, Energy, Utilities, Energy
    • Public Sector Units, Govt Undertakings
    • Academia
  • Govt and Policy Decision Makers
    • Smart Cities Ecosystem, Smart Cities Policy Makers
    • Secretaries, GovtHODs, Policy Makers
    • RBI, Banks, BFSI, Mobile Wallets, Payment Banks, Fin Tech Companies etc

Key Session Topics

  • Leveraging the Aadhar Economy
  • It’s My Data-The Right to Privacy Debate
  • Managing Cyber security in a Hyper connected World
  • Workplace Transformation-Technologies for the Millennial Workforce
  • Educating A Billion-Lessons and Possibilities in Transforming Education
  • Smart Cities-Where are We and How can we Fast-track progress
  • Fin-Tech innovation & Blockchain
  • Starting your AI Journey
  • Technology Tends 2018
  • 5G in Business

Speakers

Hall of Fame IT Person of Year

Vijay Shekhar Sharma
2016
Rahul Sharma
2015
Kunal Bahl
2014
CP Gurnani
2013
Francisco D'Souza
2012
Natrajan Chandrasekaran
2011
Pramod Bhasin
2010
Govt appointed Board of Satyam
2009
Lakshmi Narayanan
2008
Ajai Chowdhry
2007
Nandan Nilekani
2006
Kiran Karnik
2005

Program

Time
Session
08:30-9:15
Registrations
09:15-09:30
Welcome Address, Ed Nair, Group Editor, Dataquest
09:30-10:00
Living Digital
Jay Vikram Bakshi, Founder, Digiqom
10:00-10:0
Transforming Business & Society-The Digital Way
Sanjay Kharb, VP – Engineering, Ola Cabs
Nipun Mehrotra, CDO, IBM (India & South Asia)
Prof Pankaj Jalote, Director, IIIT Delhi
Sanjay Kaul, Managing Director, CISCO– India and South
India and South Asia for Global Services Provider Business Group
10:40-11:05
Networking Tea Break
11:05 – 11:50
Digital for India Inc.
Rama Vedashree, CEO, Data Security Council of India
Vijay Sethi, CIO & Head CSR, Hero Motocorp
Vishal Gupta, Head-IT, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital
Girija Shanker,Head - Business Dev, GBS India/South Asia, IBM India
Sunil Sharma, MD, Sophos India
11:50-12:10
Digital India for Inclusive India
Raman Roy, Chairman, NASSCOM
Shubhodip Pal, CMO, Micromax
Golok K Simli, CTO, Passport Seva
Anirudh Poddar, Head - Banking & Digital Payment, Tally
12:10-12:15
"How Product Software companies can Help to Improve the Economy & run Small & Medium Businesses with Optimum Productivity"
Thakur Anup Singh, CMD, Marg ERP Ltd.
12:15-13:15
Dataquest Digital Leader 2018 CIO Awards
13:15-14:15
Networking Lunch
14:15-15:00
Fast Tracking Smart India
Sanjay Jaju, Secretary, Govt of AP
Prakash Kumar, CEO, GST Network
PVG Menon, Former President, IESA
Abhay Savargaonkar, CTO, Airtel
Gaurav Agarwal, Head-Cloud & Managed Services, Sify Technologies
15:00-15:30
Cybermedia Industry Awards
15:30-17:00
Valedictory Session
Panel Discussion - Looking Back & Looking Ahead
Ashok Soota, former CEO, Wipro Infotech
AP Hota, former MD, National Payment Council of India
Dr Gulshan Rai, Head – National Cyber Security Cell, PMO
Moderator – Pradeep Gupta, CMD, CyberMedia
Chief Guest Address – Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Founder, Naukri.com
Dataquest Awards & Acceptance Speech
17:00 Onwards
Vote of Thanks & Networking Tea

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