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“The NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards is a goldmine where you get to meet industry design leaders” – Nitin Sethi, Vice President Digital, Indigo Airlines

In the lead up to NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards 2019, we asked our Design Titans jury panelist Nitin Sethi, about how the NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards is impacting the design ecosystem. Here are the key takeaways. WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT THE NASSCOM DESIGN4INDIA INITIATIVE? As a participant, it’s a gold mine where you get to meet industry design leaders. I love the initiative from the c...

Key learnings from my Israel trip

I spent a few days in Israel to understand the phenomena first hand. Here are my 3 key takeaways: 1) Israelis see innovation as their most precious natural resource – it’s a mindset that gets created from school and nurtured every step of the way. They believe their survival depends on it, e.g., every entrepreneur starts their business with the knowledge that there is no domestic marke...

Interaction With Ms Debjani Ghosh, President NASSCOM

Interaction With Ms Debjani Ghosh, President NASSCOM NASSCOM Invites you to an exclusive interaction with Ms Debjani Ghosh, President NASSCOM. The interaction session will provide perspectives on how is the industry changing, what opportunities lie ahead, the NASSCOM vision and Road Ahead, key NASSCOM programs and of course get your inputs on feedback. Debjani a veteran of the technology industry,...

Disruption Amplified

Despite the tomes that have already been written on “Digital”, in reality, the engine is just about revving up. This is a reflection of what the future holds for mankind – fathomless opportunities. While continuing with our digital transformational journey in 2017, the over-arching theme was  “re-imagine and not simply re-engineer”. With another year passing, the focus has now shifted to Amplifyin...

NASSCOM President’s Key Messaging at the HR Summit

The IT BPM industry has been the mainstay of the Indian economy for over three decades which gives us huge confidence of what this industry can achieve. As Roger Federer said after winning the 19th Grand Slam at Wimbledon – “to aspire, first and foremost, one has to believe in it.”   Having weathered many a storm in the past, once more we are experiencing a turbulence, but of a different kind. One...

NASSCOM Member Mail – February 2017

Dear Colleagues, Hope you are doing well. The month of February though the shortest, but for us, it has always been one of very high activity. To top it all this year we had the budget as well, which kept us glued for quite a while. It is always interesting to do a post mortem after the fine print gets interpreted, and in this edition of the mailer we have included our comments and takeaways. Febr...

Nasscom Member Mail – January 2017

Dear Colleagues, Hope you are doing well. 2017 is going to be a very busy year for the IT industry. That much is certain, as we grapple with uncertainty in the wake of proposed protectionist measures recently witnessed in the US, post President Trump’s ascendancy to the White House. However, I can assure you, while working with our associates there, we are doing all we can to communicate to the po...

Crossing the Chasm: Future Gazing for the IT-BPM Sector in India

These days when I read the “obits” of the Indian IT industry penned by doomsday prophets, I am reminded of what Mark Twain once said when he read his own obituary in the newspaper. “The rumours of my death were vastly exaggerated,” was his retort. The level of uncertainty that the world is grappling with is clearly not just in the Indian IT sector.  Janet Yellen, the Fed Chief had remarked last ye...

2016 US Presidential & Congressional Elections – Initial Analysis

United States Presidential Election After one of the most controversial elections in American history, Donald Trump has been elected as the 45th President of the United States. In the early morning hours of November 9th, Trump secured 279 electoral college votes over Hillary Clinton’s 228 electoral college votes.  270 votes are needed to secure the Presidency.  Three states – New Hampshire, Michig...

NASCOM’s Campus Inauguration – Address of Hon’ble Vice President of India, Shri Hamid Ansari

While we awaited the arrival of our Chief Guest, the Hon’ble Vice President of India, Shri Hamid Ansari, our emcee shared interesting titbits about the venerated position (Shri Hamid Ansari was the 12th Vice President of India); the electoral process and even salary – would you believe it? Though there was some confusion whether it was “CTC”(?), “gross” or “net”, as the rest of us indulged i...