NTLF Library

#TheNext: Look into the future with the flying robots

Speaker:Marco Tempest, Technology Illusionist

The 27th Edition opening

Welcome Address: Debjani Ghosh, President, NASSCOM,

Informal Tete a Tete-

Rishad Premji, Chairman, NASSCOM & Chief Strategy Officer, Wipro
Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis

Conference Agenda and What you cannot miss

Host:Anant Maheshwari, Chairperson, NTLF & President, Microsoft India

Session I: #TheNext

Innovate through times of Chaos & Uncertainty!

Speaker:Brian David Johnson, Futurist in Residence, Arizona State University

Inventing the Impossible

Marco Tempest, Technology Illusionist

Leadership Session II: : #ShapingTheFutureKeynote

Shaping Digital Economies: A Pioneering Technology Leader’s Perspective

Speaker: Dr. Ulrich Spiesshofer, President and CEO , ABB Ltd.

#ShapingTheFuture: Session II: Fire-Side-Chat- The Role of Business in a Fractured World!

The Role of Business in a fractured world!

Speaker:Paul Polman, CEO, Unilever
Chair: Rostow Ravanan, CEO & MD, Mindtree

#ShapingTheFuture: Session II

Moving from UX to PX: Tailored User eXperience for customers

Alok Nandi, President, Interaction Design Association (IxDA)

#EmployeeEngagement : Session II B: Panel Discussion

Speaker: Ashwin Yardi, Chief Executive Officer, Capgemini Technology Services
Nitin Seth, Chief Executive Officer, Incedo Inc.
Sumit Sood, Managing Director, India and APAC, GlobalLogic
Moderator: Rahul Sharma, MD- India & SAARC, LogmeIn

Age of Intelligence #Intelligence

Session A1: Keynote

Speaker:Peter Wihman, AI Lead APAC, Microsoft
Brian David Johnson, Futurist in Residence, Arizona State University

Trends Decoded #Trends

Session C1: Face off

Speaker:Matthew Guarini, VP Research Director, Forrester
Steven Hall, President EMEA, ISG
Phil Fersht, Founder & CEO, HfS Research
Moderator: Akhilesh Tuteja, Global Co-Leader – Cyber Security, KPMG

Age of Intelligence

Session A2: Panel Discussion

Speaker:Meghashyam Karanam, Founder & CEO, Megdap innovation
Dr. Suhas Wani, Former Director Research Program, ICRISAT
Arvind Sivaramakrishnan, CIO, Apollo Hospital

Era of Experience- Session B2:

Digital Ways of Working: The method for becoming client-led

Speaker: Meng Chee, Chief Digital Customer Experience Officer, JP Morgan
Zaved Akhtar, CDO, Hindustan Unilever Ltd.*
Moderator: Sudhir Kesavan, Vice President- Design & Engineering, Wipro Digital

Trends Decoded #Trends

Session C2: Analyst Trend spotting

Speaker:Enno de Boer, Expert Partner, McKinsey

Age of Intelligence #Intelligence

AI for Enterprises

Speaker:Rahul Dhatariya, AVP, HR Technology and Analytics, Tatacommunications, Vishal Bhasin, SVP Technology, Viacom18 Media Pvt Ltd.

Era of Experience- Session B3: Panel Discussion

Modernization led Experience

Speaker:Mats Agervi, CEO, Combient
Suman Reddy Eadunuri, MD & Country Head, Pega Systems
Chair: Chandrashekar Surbhat, Vice President, Global head – Digital Experience, Wipro Digital

Leaders’ Talk Session III: #DataMatters

Speaker:Karenann Terrell, Chief Digital & Technology Officer, GSK
Dalia Power, SVP & Enterprise Services CIO, CBRE
Thierry Delaporte, Chief Operating Officer, Capgemini
Moderator: Arvind Thakur, Vice-Chairman & MD, NIIT Technologies

India’s Trillion Dollar Digital Opportunity” report launch

Speaker:Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad

DigitalValue: Session IV

Why Speed Is the New Scale in Digital

Speaker:Uday Kotak, MD, Kotak Mahindra Bank

#Age of Intelligence: Session A1

Speaker:Peter Wihman, AI Lead APAC, Microsoft


#Age of Intelligence: Session III B

Speaker: Sandeep Alur


#TheNext: Session VI

From Pupa to Caterpillar: Competing to win in a smart, experience-led New Economy
Speaker: Vala Afshar

#FutureofWork:Session VII

Speaker:Paul Daugherty, Chief Technology & Innovation Officer, Accenture

#FutureTech: Session IX

Beyond the clouds: A move to intelligent edge computing

Speaker:Bask Iyer, CIO, VMWare



#ShapingTheFuture: Session X

Speaker:Shai Waiss, CEO, Virgin Atlantic
Moderator: Mr. Rajendar Pawar, Chairman, NIIT


#CrossPollinationIdeas: Session XI

Speaker:Phil McKoy, CIO, United Health
James Swanson, CIO & Head of Digital Transformation, Bayer AG
Sebastian T. Gass, GM-Technology & Strategy, Chevron
Moderator: Nitin Rakesh, CEO & Director, Mphasis

#ShapingTheFuture: Session XII

Speaker:Salil Parekh, CEO & Managing Director, Infosys
Varun Berry, Managing Director, Britannia Industries
Rishad Premji, Chairman, NASSCOM & Chief Strategy Officer, Wipro
Moderation: Supriya Shrinate, Executive Editor, ET Now

#Digital Enabler: Session B1

The Building Blocks of Transformation

Speaker:Stefan von Zastrow, SVP Enterprise Transformation, Ascena Retail


#Digital Enabler: Session B1

‘Safe is Risky: Transforming Technology to be Customer Centric Through Digitization’

Speaker:: Bryson Koehler, CTO, Equifax


#Digital Enablers: Session B2

Speaker:Sandeep Kishore, CEO & MD , Zensar Technologies
Sandeep Sugla, CEO, Markets & Market
Rekha Menon, Chairman & Senior MD, Accenture
Moderator: Edward Hunter, Head- LinkedIn Sales Solutions

#Decade2020 :Session XV

Speaker: Jeff Immelt, Executive Chairman, Athenahealth
Chair: Pramod Bhasin, Founder, Clix Capital



#FounderStory: Session XVI

Speaker:Corinne Vigreux, Co-Founder, TomTom
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, Chairperson & MD, Biocon
Chair: Debjani Ghosh, President, NASSCOM

#NewAgeEnterpreneurs: Session XVII

Speaker:Ashish Hemrajani, Founder & CEO, BigTree Entertainment Pvt Ltd.
Srikanth Velamakanni, Co-founder & CEO, Fractal Analytics
Vivek Biyani, Director, Future Group
Moderator: Anant Maheshwari, Chairperson, NTLF & President, Microsoft India

#Decade2020: Session XVIII

Opening Keynote

Technologies of the ‘20s: A peak into the next decade

Speaker:: Ronald Van Loon, Director, Adversitement



#Talent: Session VIII A1

Panel discussion
Disrupt or be Disrupted- Present and Future

Speaker:Pratik Pota, CEO, Jubilant Foodworks
Anuranjita Kumar, Managing Director Human Resources, RBS
Mani Ganeshan, APAC Center Head, Amadeus Labs
Moderator: Sandeep Chaudhary, Senior Advisor- Human Capital & Former CEO, Aon

#Talent: Session VIII A2

Panel discussion:Who’s Got Talent?: Transition from B2B2C

Speaker:Srinivas B Vijayaraghavan, Country Head- Marketing, Pluralsight
Tarini Bakshi, Sr. Group Manager & President- CEO Millennial Council, WNS
Anand Damani, Behavioral Scientist, Briefcase
Moderator: Sandeep Chaudhary, Senior Advisor- Human Capital & Former CEO, Aon

#Leadership Series: Session IX A

Speaker: Paul Daugherty, Vala Afshar



#Session XII A

Speaker:Jorge Lesmes, Global Head- Blockchain Banking Practice, everis (An NTT DATA Co)
Rama Iyer, President & Chief Product Officer, Eleven01 Technologies
Lucia Real-Martin, Director, ACCA
Abhijit Singh, CIO, ICICI Bank
Moderator: Akshay Khanna, Global Lead, Avasant Labs

#Agile Enterprise Forum: Session A1


Speaker:Balasubramanian Ganesh, Head, HSBC Technology India

David Knott, Chief Architect, HSBC Technology


#Agile enterprise: Session A2

How to make elephants dance? Or make a global financial giant agile.

Speaker:: Rafee Tarafdar, CTO, Infosys
Pratheesh T S, Head of Professional Services, Google India, Shailesh Albuquerque, Head of Architecture, AWS India
Nick Patience, Co-Founder & Research VP, 451 Research
Moderator: Balasubramanian Ganesh, Head, HSBC Technology India

#Technology Next: Session C1

The ABCD (AI, Blockchain, Cloud, Data) Disruption and the India opportunity

Speaker:Nivruti Rai, Country Head, Intel India and VP-Data Center Group, Intel

#Technology Next: Session C2

Short Talk:What is driving next for AI?

Speaker:Shailesh Kumar, Chief Data Scientist, Jio
Atul Jalan, Founder & CEO, Manthan Systems

#Technology Next: C3

Short Talk: Connectivity and 5G: How will it transform the way we live?

Speaker:: Raj Cherubal, CEO, Chennai Smartcity



#MadTech Session XI A

Secret Superpower for Brands: MadTech, the Confluence of MarTech & AdTech

#CustomerExperience: Session XIX

“Business Transformation with Creative Partners”

Chair: Lindsay Pattison, EVP Sales Transformation & Marketing, HCL


#CustomerExperience: Session XIX

Seamless, straight through and simple: Formula to win today’s customer

Speaker: Meng Chee, Chief Digital Customer Experience Officer, JP Morgan


#ShapingTheFuture: Session XX

Scaling in the next billion market

Speaker::Arundhati Bhattacharya, Former Chairman, SBI
Nisa Godrej, Chairperson, Godrej Consumer Products
Chair: Keshav Murugesh, CEO, WNS & Vice-Chairman, NASSCOM

Session XXI: Fire-side-Chat: #GivingMatters

Speaker: Aamir Khan, Indian film actor, Filmmaker & Television talk-show host
Host: Rishad Premji, Chairman, NASSCOM & Chief Strategy Officer, Wipro

NASSCOM Technology & Leadership Forum 2019#Closing Ceremony