Mint Digital Innovation Summit 2019 - An Overview

Meet the minds that are driving the next generation of technological breakthroughs and changing the world

The first edition of the Mint Digital Innovation Summit will be a place where technology meets business. It has been designed for C-level and senior executives responsible for information, technology, strategy, and marketing, who are charged with driving innovation and new product development—across industries and sectors.

The broad themes of this first edition comprises digital life, cutting edge technologies–machine learning, deep learning, computer vision and a suite of other artificial intelligence technologies–virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, smart cities and connected health.

Summit Agenda

9.15 AM Special Address by Guest of Honour

Gaurav Gupta, IAS, Principal Secretary, Department of Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology, Government of Karnataka

9.25 AM Setting the Context

Leslie D’Monte, Sr. Associate Editor, Mint

9.30 AM First Keynote: AI for Flood Forecasting

Sella Nevo, Lead, Flood Forecasting Initiative, Google

9.55 AM Second Keynote: Privacy positively impacts the bottom line

Barry Cook, Privacy & Group Data Protection Officer, VFS Global

10.20 AM Short Keynote: Understanding Blockchain’s impact on Payments

Navin Gupta, MD, South Asia & MENA, Ripple

10.40 AM Startup Innovators Presentations

11.10 AM Connected Care, the future of Healthcare

Srinivas Prasad, VP and Head, Philips Innovation Campus

11.40 AM Keynote: Industrialized Innovation and its significance in riving better business outcomes

Roger Park, EY Partner, Principal, Americas Advisory and FSO Innovation Leader

12.00 PM AI and the Law

N S Nappinai, SC lawyer and Cyberlaw Expert

12.15 PM How 5G will help Digital India

Rajan S Mathews, Director General, Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI)

12.30 PM Fireside Chat: How to make Emerging Tech work for you

-K S Viswanathan VP-Industry Initiative, Nasscom

-Mahesh Makhija, Partner & Leader-Digital & Emerging Technology, EY India

-Praveen Hari, Fellow, iSPIRT

-Jayanth Kolla, Founder and partner, Convergence Catalyst

-Moderator: Leslie D’Monte, Sr. Associate Editor, Mint

2.05 PM Digital Transformation through New Business Models

Jaspreet Bindra, Founder, Digital Matters

2.20 PM Futurism of personnel tech and transportation

Sauvik Banerjee, VP-Digital Initiatives, Advisory to Group Co’s & CTO of TATACLIQ at Tata Industries Ltd

2.35 PM Customer Experience 4.0: Using behavioural science to win new customers

David McCann, Founder, BCX Design

2.50 PM Short Keynote: How to maximize ROI on advertising in the cross-platform era

Kedar Gavane, Vice President, India, Comscore

3.10 PM The Post Digital Wave

Siddharth Pai, Founder, Siana Capital

3.25 PM Power of the local language internet

Ankush Sachdeva, co-founder & CEO, ShareChat

3.35 PM NeuroTechnology based Brain Assessment

Kumaar Bagrodia, Founder, NeuroLeap

4.00 PM CEO Panel: Digital India — The Way Forward

-Sanjeev Sharma, Managing Director, ABB India Ltd & ABB R&D India

-Rajesh Janey, President & MD, India Enterprise, Dell EMC

-Sashikumar Sreedharan, Managing Director, Microsoft India

-Rahul Agarwal, CEO & MD, Lenovo India

-Karan Virwani, CWeO, India, WeWork

-Piyush Shah, Co-Founder, InMobi Group and President, Marketing Cloud and TruFactor

-Moderator: Rajrishi Singhal, Consulting Editor, Mint

5.00 PM Innovation for Everyone: Building the World’s Largest Consumer IoT Platform with Xiaomi

Manu Kumar Jain, VP, Xiaomi and MD, Xiaomi India

5.25 PM Smart Policy through Rich Data : Air Pollution use case

Arvind Tiwary, Founder,SangEnnovate, co-chair of IoTNext

5.40 PM Digital Entertainment for Rural India

Ali Hussein, Chief Operating Officer, Eros Digital

5.55 PM Connected Health: Gene Editing for Better Health

Dr. Suresh Subramani, Global Director, Tata Institute for Genetics and Society

6.15 PM Diet, DNA and AI

Pranav Alam, Founder & CEO, Gene Box & part of CII Biotech Committee

6.30 PM Startup Innovators Presentations

7.00 PM Road to Emerging Tech

Prof. S Sadagopan, Director IIIT-Banglaore


Fireside: Mahesh Makhija, EY Partner with Leslie

Awards Ceremony

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