Schedule

*Subject to change
10:30 - 10:55
speakers

Entrepreneurship in the Global Economy - powered by KPMG

Dirk Wiese - State Secretary for the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, German Parliament

Sopnendu Mohanty - Chief FinTech Officer, Monetary Authority of Singapore

Arun Kumar - Chairman & CEO, KPMG India (Moderator)

10:55 - 11:15
speakers

India Scaling - powered by KPMG

Roopa Purushothaman - Chief Economist & Head, Policy Advocacy, Tata Sons

Arun Kumar - Chairman & CEO, KPMG India

11:15 - 11:20

UK Business Landscape - Technology Sector

Crispin Simon - British Deputy High Commissioner for Western India, the Director General of the Department for International Trade, India and South Asia, and Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for South Asia

12:00 - 12:45
speakers

Emerging New India - powered by Venture Catalysts

Dr. Apoorv Sharma - Co-founder & President, Venture Catalysts

Vinay Singhal - Co-Founder & CEO, WittyFeed

Prof. Valli Kumari - CEO, Andhra Pradesh Innovation Society

Madan Padaki - Co-Founder & CEO, 1Bridge (Moderator)

12:45 - 13:30
speakers

Bitcoins & Cryptocurrencies: Boom or Bust? - powered by Ponder

Dirk van Quaquebeke - Managing Partner at BEENEXT & Founder, Alps Ventures

Kjerstin (KJ) Erikson - Co-founder and CEO, Public Market

Thiyagarajan M (Rajan) - Co-Founder, StartupBridgeIndia 

Sanjay Mehta - Angel Investor & Technology Evangelist

Manshu Agarwal - Co-Founder & CEO, Ponder

Asha Jadeja - Venture Capitalist & Angel Investor 

Avanne Dubash - ET NOW (Moderator)

 

15:30 - 16:00
speakers

Inspire: Healthcare in 2025 - Keynote

Sangita Reddy - Joint Managing Director, Apollo Hospital Group

Amit Mookim - Managing Director South Asia, IQVIA

16:00 - 16:45
speakers

Scaling through Family Offices - powered by Atul Nishar Foundation

Atul Nishar - Founder & Chairman, Hexaware Technologies Limited

Jai Rupani - CIO, Dinesh Hinduja Family Office

Sahasrarjun Ghanshyam Khoday - Serial Investor & Entrepreneur

Amit Patni - Chairman, Raay Global Investments

Arjun Handa - Managing Director & CEO, Claris Lifesciences Ltd.

Sanjay Mehta - Angel Investor & Technology Evangelist (Co-Moderator)

Shrija Agrawal - National Deal Editor, Mint (Co-Moderator)

16:45 - 17:15
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Keynote

Asha Jadeja - Venture Capitalist & Angel Investor

17:45 - 18:30
speakers

Virtual Reality: The Next Frontier - powered by KPMG

Ed Lantz - President/ CTO, Vortex Immersion Media

Gabe Paez - Founder & CEO, WILD

Kate McCullum - Producer Guild of America National Board Member, A Board delegate on the PGA New Media Council

Mritunjay Kapur - Partner - National Head Strategy & Markets and Leader TMT Sector, KPMG, India

Smita Bagla - President, TiE SoCal (Moderator)

 

19:00 - 19:30
speaker

Closing Keynote

Captain Raghu Raman - President, Reliance Industries Limited

11:30 - 12:00
speakers

FinTech Across Asia - powered by LazyPay

Sopnendu Mohanty - Chief FinTech Officer, Monetary Authority of India 

Neha Punater - Partner & Head - Digital Strategy Innovation & FinTech KPMG India (Host & Moderator)

12:00 - 13:00
speakers

Fintech Investment Food Chain - powered by LazyPay

Vikram Sud - FinTech Mentor & Advisor, Former Head of Operations & Technology, Asia Pacific at Citi Bank

Varun Malhotra - Vice President, Quona Capital

Dhyanesh Shah - Private Equity Investor, Eight Roads

Anup Kumar Agarwal - Regional Lead, South Asia, FinTech Investment & Senior Investmet Officer at International Finance Corporation 

Vinod Keni - Partner, Artha Singurarity Venture Partners LLP (Moderator)

13:00 - 13:30
speakers

AI in FinTech - powered by LazyPay

Jitendra Gupta - Managing Director, PayU India

Srija Agrawal - Nationals Deal Editor, Mint

15:00 - 15:45
speakers

India’s Deep Tech Start-ups - Taking on the World

Arihant Patni - Managing Director, Patni Financial Advisors

Rohit Kumar Pandey - Co-Founder & CEO, SigTuple

Nagendra Nagaraju - Co-Founder & CEO, Alphaics

Sateesh Andra - Managing Director, Endiya Partners (Moderator)

15:45 - 16:30
speakers

From Origin to Consumer

Dhruvil Sanghvi - CEO & Co-Founder at Loginext

Venky Iyer - CEO & Founder at Goli Vada Pav

Avanne Dubash - ET NOW (Moderator)

Sidharth Balakrishna - Group Strategy, Chairman’s office, Essel Group & Executive Director

16:30 - 17:15
speakers

Cross Border Investing by IAN - powered by SWISS

Srikant Shastri - Co-Founder, Crayon Data

Sudhir Mehta - Managing Director, Pinnacle Industries

Padmaja Ruparel - Co-Founder & Founding Partner, IAN

Harish Mehta - Founding Member, TiE Mumbai | IAN Board Member | CMD, Onward Group

11:30 - 12:30
speakers

Feeding India, The Healthy Way

Siddarth Menon - CMO, Drums Food International (Epigamia)

Priya Prakash - Co-Founder & COO, Naturally Yours

Balark Banerjea - General Manager (Food & Nutrition), TATA Industries Limited (Moderator)

12:30 - 13:30

Invest DIT- UK

William Hopkinson - First Secretary, Inward Investment - Western India

Rita Shah - Solicitor & Director, JSK Law

Hemin Bharucha - Chief Representative India, London & Partners

Pranay Bhatia - Partner, Tax & Regulatory - BDO- India LLP

14:30 - 15:30
speakers

Destination Startup: Kingdom of Bahrain (By Invite Only)

John Kilmartin - Executive Director of ICT division, Bahrain EDB

Dharmi Magdani - Country Manager - India, Malaysia & Singapore, Bahrain EDB

 Shiv Gupta - Co-Founder & CEO of Iesoft Technologies

Dhruvil Sanghvi - Co-Founder & CEO at LogiNext

15:37 - 16:15
speakers

Importance of Mentorship through Accelerator and Incubators

Mihir Modi - Chief Business Officer - Investments and Incubation, at Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited.

Laurence Ainouz - Former Novartis VP Global Head of the Digital Acceleration Labs

Dr. Apoorv Sharma - Co-Founder & President, Venture Catalysts 

Sanjay Choudhary - Founder & Chief... Read More

16:15 - 17:00
speakers

Commercialization and legitimacy of Drones - powered by Nishith Desai Associates

Ankit Mehta - Co-Founder & CEO, ideaForge Technology PVT LTD

Dr Gupte Aditya Ajit - Vice President Technical Operations, Rave Gears India Ltd

Rahat Kulshreshtha - CEO, Quidich Innovation Labs

Siddharth Ratho - Member, Drones Practice Group, Nishith Desai Associates

Huzef Tavawalla - Head: International Commercial Law Practice, Nishith Desai Associates (Moderator)

17:00 - 17:30
speaker

The Aborted Moonshot

Harshvardhan Mandad - Former CEO, co-founder of TinyOwl (Acquired by Runnr, Acquired by Zomato)

Jash Kriplani - Assistant Editor, Outlook Business

12:00 - 13:30
speaker

Impact of Grassroots Capacity & Skill Building, AIRSWEEE Experience

Rita Aggarwal, Mentor Project AIRSWEEE 1.0, Founder, Manodaya

Ashita Rubin, Mentee Project AIRSWEEE 1.0, Founder & CEO, Coffee Beans Studio

Bhawana Chittwar, Mentee Project AIRSWEEE 1.0, Founder & CEO, SkillEE

Sadhana Shenoy - CFO, Moovel NA

Seema Chaturvedi - Managing... Read More

14:30 - 16:00
speakers

EB5 Visa Workshop - powered by CanAm

Jeff DeCicco - CEO, CanAm

Abhinav Lohia - Vice President, CanAm Enterprises LLC

Mark I. Davies - Global Managing Partner and Founder, Davies & Associates LLC

Ahmed Khan - Senior Associate Attorney, Darren Silver & Associates LLP

09:30 - 10:00
speakers

Opening Keynote (Video Conference)

Brad Feld - Entrepreneur, Author, Blogger, Venture Capitalist, Co-Founder of Techstars, a startup accelerator

Keith Larson - TiE Global Board of Trustees (Moderator)

 

10:30 - 11:00
speaker

Becoming Arnab

Arnab Goswami - Managing Director, Republic TV

11:00 - 11:30
speakers

Keynote

Ashok Jhunjhunwala - Professor & Faculty in charge, Research Park & Incubation cell at IIT Madras

Suhas Patil - Former President, TiE Global

11:45 - 13:00
speakers

Social Impact: Exploring Innovative Financial Tools - powered by The Lemelson Foundation

Abhishek Sen - Founder of Biosense

Rema Subramanian - Co-founder and managing partner of Ankur Capital

Arun Venkatesan - chief technology officer, Villgro Innovations Foundation;

Anuj Sharma - Founder, ASCO

Harsha Rawal - Manager Tax, Deloitte

Rajat Gupta - Founder, CEO Tessol Thermal Energy Solutions

13:00 - 13:30
speakers

Fireside Keynote

Peter Vesterbacka - Mighty Eagle of Angry Bird & Founder of Slush

Vishal Gondal - CEO, GOQii

14:30 - 15:00
speakers

Earth Track - Keynote

Sumant Sinha - Chairman & CEO, ReNew Power

Introduction & Context by Jeff DeCicco - CEO, CanAm

15:30 - 16:30
speakers

Women's Track - powered by Asha Jadeja Foundation - Sometimes you make choices in life and sometimes choices make you

Vani Kola - Managing Director, Kalaari Capital

Zenobia Moochhala - Co-Founder, Care.com

Brianna McDonald - President the Northwest Region, Keiretsu Forum

Zarina Screwvala - Founder at Swades Foundation 

Rebekkah Kumar - Founder & CEO at fourseven

Sharmilli Ghosh - President, TiE Seattle (Moderator)

16:30 - 17:00
speakers

Decoding AI with IA - powered by Infinite Analytics

Arun Iyer - Chairman and Chief Creative Officer, Lowe Lintas
Rohit Pandharkar - Chief Data Scientist, Mahindra Group
Nibrant Shah - Founder & CEO, Isprava
Pushkaraj Shenai - CEO, Lakme-Lever 
Prahlad Kakar - Ad Guru
Akash Bhatia - Co-founder & CEO, Infinite Analytics (Moderator)

17:30 - 18:00
speakers

Fireside Chat

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala - CEO, Rare Enterprises

Dhanpal Jhaveri - Managing Partner, Everstone Capital

18:00 - 18:20
speakers

We have Lift Off

A.S Kiran Kumar - Former Chairman, ISRO

Vinod Keni - Partner, Artha Singularity Venture Partner LLP (Moderator)

18:20 - 19:00
speakers

Real Workhorses vs Mythical Unicorns

Vishal Mehta - Founder & CEO, Infibeam.com

Kailash Katkar - Founder & CEO, Quick Heal Technologies Limited 

19:00 - 19:30
speakers

Building a Brand - powered by DSK Legal

Salman Khan - Bollywood Superstar & Entrepreneur

Anand Desai - President, TiE Mumbai | Managing Partner, DSK Legal (Moderator)

12:00 - 12:45
speakers

Earth Track - Panel

Shitij Agarwaal - CEO, Sahyadri Agro Retail Limited

Reema Sathe - Founder, Happy Roots

Vineet Rai - Founder, Aavishkaar Intellecap Group

12:00 - 13:30
speaker

10X Sales Booster

Dr. Arunaagiri Mudaaliar - Author, World Class Trainer, International Sportsman and Successful Industrialist.

15:00 - 16:00
speakers

Invest DIT - FinTech UK (By invite only)

Alok Vajpeyi

William Hopkinson

Dinesh Dhamija - Former Chairman & CEO, ebookers.com

Jitendra Gupta - Managing Director, PayU India