|09.00 – 09.45||REGISTRATION|
|09.45 – 09.55||WELCOME ADDRESS BY ET EDGE|
|10.00 – 10.05||
Shailender Kumar, Senior Vice President & Regional Managing Director – Oracle India
|10.15 – 10.25||KEYNOTE ADDRESS | THE NEW TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION MINDSET
Alan Boehme, Chief Technology Officer – H&M Group
|10.30 – 10.50||FASTER INNOVATION DRIVEN GROWTH MODEL – BREAKING BARRIERS WITH CLOUD|
What does a successful cloud transformation look like, and how do you go about achieving it? Demystifying the cloud for your transformation journey and identifying opportunities for cloud migration and where to focus. Understanding how scalable cloud infrastructure is a catalyst for business innovation, reinvention and growth by making your business nimbler and more agile. Sharing views on how Oracle can help unlock value from cloud and aid in empowering India’s digital journey.
Shailender Kumar, Senior Vice President & Regional Managing Director – Oracle India
|10.50 – 11.00||
KEYNOTE ADDRESS | INNOVATION – AN INTEGRAL PART OF TODAY’S BUSINESS!
Dipali Goenka, CEO & Joint Managing Director – Welspun India
|11.00 – 11.40||INVESTING IN THE FUTURE – INSPIRING INNOVATIONS TRANSFORMING MANKIND|
FUTURE OF ENTERTAINMENT & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENTS
Allen Lau, Founder – Wattpad in conversation with Vinod Mahanta, Sr. Editor, The Economic Times
TRANSPORTATION IN 2030
Harj Dhaliwal, Managing Director – ME & India – Virgin Hyperloop with Neeraj Jain, Partner, Deloitte – India
FLYING CARS A REALITY
Nobuo Kishi, Chief Technology Officer – SkyDrive in conversation with Neeraj Jain, Partner, Deloitte – India
BUILDINGS OF THE FUTURE
Mili Majumdar, MD, Green Business Certification Institute – India and Senior Vice President, U.S. Green Building Council
|11.45 – 12.00||CEO FIRE SIDE CHAT | SURVIVE, NAVIGATE AND SEIZE THE UPSIDE OF DISRUPTION|
How the new-age CEO is focusing on new ways to grow business, including fresh go-to-market and customer strategies. What are your expectations from CIOs, CDOs and technology executives to help identify and execute on future-state business goals? How is the business and technology team going out of their comfort zones to generate new waves of innovation and business value for the enterprise?
Vijay Mani, Partner (Financial Services Consulting) – Deloitte
Ahmed Abdelaal, Group CEO – Mashreq Bank
|12.05 – 12.20||KEYNOTE ADDRESS | WHAT DOES A HEALTHY INNOVATION PORTFOLIO LOOK LIKE?|
The concept of an innovation portfolio is still new to some organizations; however, it’s been a topic of conversation among innovation professionals for years. According to a study by Harvard Business Review, on average, high-performing organizations focus 70% of their innovation resources on core or incremental offerings, 20% on adjacent offerings, and 10% on transformational initiatives. What is an ideal mix that business leaders should apply to deliver results both in the near term and long term?
Soumitra Dutta, Professor & Former Founding Dean – Cornell SC Johnson College of Business
|12.25 – 12.35||
PARTNER PRESENTATION | HOW IMPERATIVE IT IS FOR ANY ORGANIZATION TO BE A SOFTWARE@CORE COMPANY – DIFFERENTIATORS AND KEY TAKEAWAYS TO ADOPTING A “SOFTWARE MINDSET”
Aftab Ullah, COO – Brillio
|12.40 – 13.00||FIRE SIDE CHAT | REIMAGINE BUSINESS: THE NEW LEADERSHIP AGENDA|
How the CEO is focusing on new ways to grow business, including fresh go-to-market and customer strategies. How is the business and technology team going out of their comfort zones to generate new waves of innovation and business value for the enterprise?
C K Venkataraman, Managing Director – Titan Company
|TRACK 1 | SALES & MARKETING|
|12.30 – 12.45||OPENING KEYNOTE ADDRESS | RESPONDING TO THE NEW, DIGITALLY CONSCIOUS CUSTOMER|
As customers are constantly connected, app-native, and aware of what they can do with technology, it opens a door of opportunity for organizations to understand the modern-day buyer, engage with them and deliver on their expectations with a multi-channel customer experience. Understand how to enable more relevant & consistently high-quality sales interactions to optimize effectiveness and efficiency. Learn how digital innovations and transformations is an ever-evolving process for sales & marketing.
Reema Jain, Chief Digital Officer – VIL
|12.50 – 13.05||
PARTNER PRESENTATION | DIGITAL INSIDE: STRIKING THE RIGHT BALANCE BETWEEN HUMAN TOUCH AND AUTOMATION – ENHANCING STAKEHOLDER EXPERIENCE WITH DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
Rinoo Rajesh, VP – Digital Transformation Services – ConneQt Business Solutions Ltd.
|13.10 – 14.00||INDUSTRY LEADERS PANEL DISCUSSION | COLLABORATIVE MARKETING: KEY TO BEING A STANDOUT CMO|
Overnight the pandemic changed the business landscape, forcing marketing leaders to lead in new ways and rethink how they connect with their consumers. Speeding up digital transformation is a top priority of CMOs. The intersection of marketing and technology has created new frontiers for e-commerce, social media, gaming, artificial intelligence, and new mediums like augmented reality. The session will focus on how marketing leaders are positioning themselves for future success and where do they see the growth opportunities.
Moderator: Chandrashekar Mantha, Partner – Deloitte
Mohan CK, CBO, Head – Digital IT services – ConneQt Business Solutions Ltd
|14.05 – 14.20||
FIRE SIDE CHAT | HACKING GROWTH: HOW TODAY’S FASTEST-GROWING COMPANIES ARE DRIVING CUSTOMER LOYALTY & RETENTION
Host: Deepti Sagar, Partner – Deloitte
Navaneel Kar, President & Head India Sales – Tata Consumer Products
|14.25 – 14.40||
PARTNER PRESENTATION | DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND FINANCIAL WORLD
Fintech innovations – how they are disrupting financial ecosystem!
Sirisha Voruganti, Managing Director – JP Morgan Chase
|14.45 – 15.30||PANEL DISCUSSION | REDEFINING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SALES, MARKETING & TECHNOLOGY|
As customers increasingly interact with organizations via digital channels, forward-looking businesses are recognizing that this shift is creating significant opportunities for the sales and marketing functions to enhance and streamline operations.
Moderator: Ashvin Vellody, Partner – Deloitte
Danveer Bhasin, Vice President Global Marketing – Startek
|15.25 – 15.40||
CLOSING REMARKS | UNRAVELING THE 5 STRATEGIC WAYS TO AGILE SALES & MARKETING – COMBINING INNOVATIONS WITH DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES
Hardeep Brar, Vice President & Head Marketing & Sales – Kia India
|TRACK 2 | HUMAN RESOURCES|
|12.30 – 12.50||
FIRE SIDE CHAT | PEOPLE ANALYTICS FOR A HYBRID WORLD OF WORK
Host: Saurabh Dwivedi, Partner – Deloitte
|12.55 – 13.10||
KEYNOTE ADDRESS | REIMAGINE A DIGITAL HR ECOSYSTEM – INNOVATIONS TO ENHANCE WORKFORCE EXPERIENCE
Kate Barker, Chief HR Futurist & Advisor – Ministry of Interior (UAE)
|13.15 – 14.15||INDUSTRY LEADERS PANEL DISCUSSION | REINVENTING HR FOR A NEW DIGITAL LANDSCAPE OF WORK|
As digitalization continues to proliferate, data becomes more of a lever for growth and performance in human resources. The implementation of data-centric mindsets in HR teams holds the key to promote intelligent decision-making and healthier company cultures by offering a new perspective on the multiple ways HR is impacting business performance.
Moderator: Anubhav Gupta, Partner – Deloitte India
Rajorshi Ganguli, President & Global HR Head – Alkem Laboratories
Nivedita Nanda, Group CHRO – Kaya Ltd
|14.30 – 15.15||PANEL DISCUSSION | WORKPLACE 4.0: THRIVING IN A BOUNDLESS WORLD WITH A DISTRIBUTED WORKFORCE|
The future of work arrived early. The rapid evolution of the workstation from cubicle to open floor plan and now to remote work has changed everything about how workforces communicate, collaborate, and stay productive. From virtual reality meetings to the gamification of online training, new technologies continue to transform the workplace and redefine the ways in which employers engage with their employees. Identifying the new age digital tools that is bringing about innovative ways to improve employee experience.
Moderator: Saurabh Dwivedi, Partner – Deloitte
Amit Sharma, CHRO – Volvo Group India
Renu Bohra, CHRO – DB Schenker India & India Subcontinent
Dr. Anil Kumar Misra, CHRO – Magicbricks.com
Dr. Manoj K Prasad, VP – Talent and Digital Transformation – Reliance Industries Ltd
|15.20 – 15.35||
CLOSING REMARKS | THE BEST PRACTICES TO MAKE INNOVATION SUCCESSFUL IN YOUR ORGANIZATION – HR AS STRATEGIC PARTNERS
Vikramjeet Singh, President & CHRO – Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
|09.00 – 09.50||REGISTRATION|
|09.50 – 10.00||WELCOME ADDRESS BY ET EDGE|
|10.00 – 10.15||
SPECIAL ADDRESS | BRICKS TO BYTES: REIMAGINING NEW BUSINESS MODELS IN THE TRANSFORMATIVE AGE
Dr. Chintan Vaishnav, Mission Director – Atal Innovation Mission
|10.20 – 10.35||
PARTNER PRESENTATION | CHANGING BOUNDARIES OF FINANCIAL BUSINESSES – IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGY
Maintaining leadership position by expanding business boundaries, continuous innovation and leveraging scale
Pawan Panjwani, Managing Director & India Head of Technology – JP Morgan
|10.40 – 11.30||INAUGURAL PANEL | GAME-CHANGERS: IT’S ABOUT YOUR CUSTOMER, NOT YOUR COMPETITORS|
How do companies strike the right balance across all channels and decision points to win consumers? Organizations grow in value when they can put the key outcomes relevant to the consumer at the heart of everything they do. Capturing customers is no longer enough and businesses need to focus on how to keep their customers engaged with hyper-personalized experiences. How can organizations digitally build deeper, longer lasting relationships with their existing customers and attract new ones? What kind of customer trends and patterns are likely to endure over the longer term?
Moderator: Rajeev Singh, Partner – Deloitte
|11.40 – 12.00||FIRE SIDE CHAT | SUCCESSFUL DIGITAL INNOVATION INITIATIVES|
Every organization is tasked with a decision to either innovate or go extinct. Since technology grows exponentially, advancements consistently serve as a driving force in the evolution of traditional business models. Most of the times, organizations that effectively make this change are the ones that can anticipate better long-term performances or even outlast competitors. With the competitive landscape changing rapidly, how can digital innovation be a top priority to help differentiate future business models?
Host: Jayant Saran, Partner – Deloitte
Anita Krohn Traaseth, Member – European Innovation Council Advisory Board (EU)
Nicolas Bürer, Managing Director – digitalswitzerland
|12.05 – 12.20||
SPECIAL ADDRESS | DIGITAL AS A CORE CAPABILITY – CONNECTING BUSINESS TO DELIVER VALUE
Saskia Steinacker, Global Head Strategy & Digital Transformation – Bayer AG
|12.30 – 12.50||CASE STUDY | SUCCESSFUL DIGITAL INNOVATION INITIATIVES|
Every organization is tasked with a decision to either innovate or go extinct. Since technology grows exponentially, advancements consistently serve as a driving force in the evolution of traditional business models. Most of the times, organizations that effectively make this change are the ones that can anticipate better long-term performances or even outlast competitors. With the competitive landscape changing rapidly, digital innovation will be a top priority to help differentiate future business models.
Liliana Caimacan, Head of Global Innovation – Tata Consumer Products and Professor of Marketing & Innovation – Hult International Business School
Daniel Rukare, Professor of Practice – Hult International Business School
|TRACK 1 | FINANCE|
|12.30 – 12.50||
FIRE SIDE CHAT | ECONOMICS OF INNOVATION
|12.50 – 13.05||OPENING KEYNOTE ADDRESS | FINANCIAL QUESTIONS TO ASK AND MAKE YOUR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION A SUCCESS|
In a rapidly changing marketplace, the finance function has a key role to play in delivering efficiency, insight and value to the business. The introduction of new technologies, increased volumes of data, regulatory changes and the need to deliver more for less adds to the pressure on CFOs. Understand how CFOs are using digital tools, data and analytics to enable profitable growth which is not likely to happen without a clear vision and strategy for the finance function in a digital world.
Byron Flores, Global Head of Digital Finance, Data & Tools – Novartis
|13.15 – 14.00||INDUSTRY LEADERS PANEL DISCUSSION | TURBOCHARGING THE FINANCE FUNCTION THROUGH DATA-DRIVEN INSIGHTS AND BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE|
Digital innovations are transforming organizations more fundamentally than the business world has ever seen. Finance function too must leverage digital tools to enhance its efficiency, effectiveness and the experience of its stakeholders. As the future remains uncertain, finance leaders have a responsibility to be forward thinking working to get the right people and technology in place to take advantage of the inevitable disruption ahead.
Moderator: Rahul Chowdhary, Partner – Deloitte
Meeta Agarwal, CFO – India & South East Asia – AB InBev
Divya Kumar, Global Digital CFO – IKEA
Ramesh Bafna, CFO – Myntra
Bhaskar A Rao, CFO – Bangalore International Airport
Giridhar Sanjeevi, EVP & CFO – The Indian Hotels Company
|14.05 – 14.20||
PARTNER PRESENTATION | CYBERSECURITY – ITS NOW OR PAY LATER
Rajarshi Bhattacharyya, Chairman & Managing Director, ProcessIT Global
|14.30 – 14.45||
PARTNER PRESENTATION | THE INCREASING ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY AND NETWORK IN COMPLIANCE
Rohit Razdan, Chief Business Officer – Clear
|15.00 – 15.40||PANEL DISCUSSION | DIGITAL READINESS AND STRATEGIES TO BUILD A FRICTIONLESS FINANCE FUNCTION|
Moderator: Nitin Naredi, Partner – Deloitte
Vijay Vaishnav, CFO – Eros Now
Yash Arora, CFO – Indian Oil – Adani Gas Pvt. Ltd.
Neelesh Talathi, CFO – Pepperfry
|15.40 – 15.55||CLOSING REMARKS | CFO AS AN INNOVATION LEADER – BOLDLY GOING WHERE NO ONE HAS GONE BEFORE|
Growth-minded CFOs make innovation a priority everywhere in the company. They align their organizations with innovation models and forge partnerships with strategic business units where innovations typically begin. Encouraging and investing in innovation requires a different way of thinking and a CFO can start by innovating within the finance function and lead the role of a steward when it comes to company-wide innovation.
Sim Siew Shan, CFO – Airline Group of AirAsia
|TRACK 2 | SUPPLY CHAIN|
|12.45 – 13.00||
OPENING KEYNOTE ADDRESS | DOING DIGITAL TO BEING DIGITAL – STRATEGY TO A FULLY DIGITIZED SUPPLY CHAIN JOURNEY
Swapn Malpani, Joint President & Head – Global Supply Chain – Cipla
|13.15 – 14.00||INDUSTRY LEADERS PANEL DISCUSSION | CREATING THE UNBREAKABLE SUPPLY CHAIN|
Supply chain visibility for a connected, customer-focused business has been in the spotlight post the ongoing crisis. Enterprises have realized the need to leverage real-time global visibility to effectively predict, assess and mitigate risk in their supply chain to deliver the right product at the right time.
· How can businesses embrace a “digital first” mindset across their operations so that their processes are nimble and responsive in the face of a supply chain disruption
· Retain the confidence of your customers during a crisis through open communication in the event of a supply chain disruption
· How executives can overcome the common legacy system issues that impact modern supply chains
· How driving efficiencies in the supply chain can result in large environmental efficiency gains
Moderator: P.S. Easwaran, Partner – Deloitte
Rajiv Ganju, Sr. Vice President Global Supply Chain – Luminous Power
Mahesh Khetan, Global Head Supply Chain – Advanced Material (Chemicals) Division – Aditya Birla Group
Samrat Sehgal, Head Supply Chain – Dabur India
Vivek Sarbhai, Senior Director Supply Chain & EHS, India & Middle East – Thermofisher Scientific
|14.05 – 14.10||PARTNER PRESENTATION|
|14.15 – 15.15||PANEL DISCUSSION | TRANSFORMING SUPPLY CHAIN TO RAISE PERFORMANCE – NOW & NEXT|
· Importance of focusing on flexible and resilient supply chains
· Accelerate Supply Chain Digital Transformation – Use of technology & digital innovations
· How will the next generation of digital supply chain look – How can we make it more efficient, more agile, more flexible?
Moderator: Sudeepta Veerapaneni, Director – Deloitte
Vivek Puri, Global Practice Lead – Customer Experience Solutions – Brillio
Ramkesh Jangra, Head – SCC Supply – Ericsson
Seetharam S, Director – SCM & Customer Support – Harman International India
Kunal Gupta, Director Supply Chain – Bateel International
Sanjay Mukherjee, Senior Director Supply Chain Management – Whirlpool India
Sandeep Srinivasan, Vice President – Digital & Analytics – HCL Technologies
Sanjeev Aggarwal, Director – Supply Chain Management – Hafele India
|15.20 – 15.35||
CLOSING REMARKS | THE EVOLVING LANDSCAPE OF SUPPLY CHAIN 4.0 – SHAPING THE PRESENT & FUTURE FOR THE ECOSYSTEM
Anil Shipley, Executive President & Chief Supply Chain Officer – Polycab India