• Digital India: A Trillion Dollar Economy by 2022

Fire Stage – Mission 2022

  • 1000 – 1100 hrs: Inaugural Session
    Speaker:
    To be announced
  • 1100–1115 hrs: Tea Break

  • 1115 – 1155 hrs: Keynote Address 1
  • Sunder Madakshira, Head of Marketing, Adobe India
  • 1155 – 1200 hrs: Changeover

  • 1200 – 1245 hrs: Keynote Address 2
  • Shri. RS Sharma, Chairman, TRAI
    Audience interaction moderated by Rajan Anandan, Chairman, IAMAI and, MD & Vice President, South East Asia and India, Google
  • 1245 – 1250 hrs: Break

  • 1250 – 1330 hrs: Panel Discussion
    Positive impact of B2B digital services on MSMEs and small scale producers/service providers
  • Panelists:
    • Dinesh Agarwal, CEO, Indiamart
      Anil Kumar, CEO, RedSeer Consulting
  • 1330 – 1415 hrs: Lunch Break

  • 1415 – 1500 hrs: Fireside Chat
  • Changing Landscape of Digital Content in India
  • Speakers:
    • Neeraj Roy, Founder & CEO, Hungama Digital Media Entertainment Ltd.
      Hiren Gada, CEO, Shemaroo Entertainment

    1500 – 1520 hrs: Break

  • 1520 – 1620 hrs: Panel Discussion
    KYC post Aadhar Judgement: The way forward?
    Moderator: Naveen Surya, Chairman, Fintech Convergence Council & Chairman Emeritus, Payments Council of India
  • Panelists :
    • Suresh Sethi, MD CEO, India Post Payments Bank
      Adhil Shetty, Founder & CEO, BankBazaar
      Deval Sheth, Managing Director, Giesecke & Devrient India
      Wriju Ray, Chief Business Officer, IDfy
      Abhinav Sinha, Co-Founder, Eko Financial Services
  • 1620 – 1700 hrs: Break

  • 1700 – 1800 hrs: Keynote 5
  • Deep Kalra, Vice Chairman, IAMAI & Founder, Chairman & Group CEO, MakeMyTrip in conversation with Shrutika Verma, Journalist
  • 1720 – 1730 hrs: Break

  • 1730 – 1815 hrs: Keynote 3
  • Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Founder & CEO, Paytm
  • 1900 hrs onwards: CXOs Dinner powered by Adobe

InvestorCon

  • 1115 – 1215 hrs: Session 1: Angel Investing - Deal Structuring Statistics
  • Moderator: Manish Vij, Co-Founder, Smile
    Panelists:
    • Anupam Saronwala, Angel investor
      Prakhar Agarwal, Investment, Angel List India
      Ritesh Malik, Creator, Innov8
      Vivek Bhargava, CEO, DAN Group
  • 1215 – 1220 hrs: Changeover

  • 1220 – 1320 hrs: Session 2: Investor Secrets for 2019
  • Moderator: To be announced
    Panelists:
    • Arpit Agarwal, Principal, Blume Ventures
      Ravi Kaushik, Partner, Water Bridge
      Revant Bhate, Partner, Kstart Capital
  • 1320 – 1420 hrs: Lunch

  • 1420 – 1520 hrs: Session 3: Building Your Exit Strategy
  • Moderator: Rahul Mittal, Partner, EY
    Panelists:
    • Anant Puri, Investor, Bessemer Venture Partners
      Bhavish Sood, Managing Partner, Bluesky Capital
      Rahul Chowdhri, Partner, Stellaris Venture
  • 1520 – 1525 hrs: Changeover

  • 1525 – 1625 hrs: Session 4: Angel Tax: Implication on Startup Ecosystem
  • Moderator: Ritu Marya, Editor In Chief, Entrepreneur India & APAC
    Panelists:
    • Shailesh Singh, Managing Partner, Massive Fund
      Shashank Ranadev, Executive Committee Member, PIOCCI
      Sunil Goyal, Managing Director, Yournest Capital

FinTech

  • 1115 – 1215 hrs: Session 1: Digital Lending – A $ 1 Trillion opportunity?
  • Moderator: Naveen Kukreja, Co-Founder & CEO, PaisaBazaar
    Panelists:
    • Mohan Tanksale, Ex-Chief Executive, IBA & Strategic Consultant, SWIFT India
      Alok Mittal, Co-Founder & CEO, Indifi
      Rajat Gandhi, Founder & CEO, Faircent
      Lizzie Chapman, Co-Founder & CEO, Zest Money
      R Balaji, Sr. VP & Head – SME Lending, Mahindra Finance
      Vikas Bansal, Head – Emerging Payments, Amazon Pay
  • 1215 – 1220 hrs: Changeover

  • 1220 – 1320 hrs: Session 2: Does Sachet model in fintech have the potential to share the same success story as the FMCG sector
  • Moderator:
    • Vivek Belgavi, Partner, India Fintech leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers

    Panelists:
    • Mukesh Kalra, Founder & CEO, ET Money
      Tejasvi Mohanram, Founder & CEO, Rupee Power
      Vikrant Khorana, Head - Digital Platforms & FinTech, Clix Capital
      Akash Gehani, Co-Founder & COO Instamojo
      Vikas Sekhri, Head - Head - Strategy, EarlySalary
  • 1320 – 1355 hrs: Lunch

  • 1400 – 1410: Address by Neeraj Gupta, Information Commissioner, Central Information Commission of India
  • 1410 – 1510 hrs: Session 3: Payment and Settlement System Bill (PSS Bill) – 2018 – A level plane field for both banks and non–banks
  • Moderator: Neeraj Gupta, Information Commissioner, Central Information Commission of India
    Panelists:
    • G Padmanabhan, Non-Executive Chairman, Bank of India
      Loney Antony, Managing Director, Hitachi Payments
      Abhishek Sinha, Co-Founder & CEO, Eko
  • 1510 – 1625 hrs: Changeover

  • 1627 – 1725 hrs: Session 4: : The Indian Insurance Industry – How will Fintech help it grow?
  • Moderator: Joydeep Roy, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers
    Panelists:
    • Santosh Aggarwal, Head - Life Insurance, PolicyBazaar
      Rishabh Garg, Co-Founder & CTO, GramCover
      Darshana Shah, Head – Marketing, Aditya Birla Health Insurance Co. Limited
      Biresh Giri, Appointed Actuary & CRO, Acko General Insurance

News & Media

    1100 – 1200 hrs: Changeover

  • 1100 – 1200 hrs: Session 1: Curated Content: A case for self–regulation
  • Moderator: Gowree Gokhale, NDA
    Panelists:
    • Amrita Mukherjee, Senior Vice President Legal, hotstar, HotStar
      Suchi Jain, Head of Legal & Business Affairs - Digital, Zee Digital
      Ambika Khurana, Director-Public Policy, Netflix
      Thomas George, Senior Vice President- legal, Viacom18
  • 1200 – 1205 hrs: Changeover

  • 1205 – 1305 hrs: Session 2: News content in the digital space
  • Moderator: To be announced
    Panelists:
    • Abhinav Khare, CEO, AsianetNewsDigital
      Sumeet Dubey, Business head, OneIndia
      Amrita Tripathi, Head, News partnership, Twitter
      Shouneel Charles, Senior VP, Digital, Times Network
      Sunil Gulati, Business Head, Financial Express
  • 1305 – 1405 hrs: Lunch

  • 1305 – 1405 hrs: Session 3: Chaffing facts from fictions: tackling fake news
  • Moderator: PuneetGupt, COO, Times Internet
    Panelists:
    • Abhinandan Sekhri, Founder and CEO, Newslaundry
      Berges, Y. Malu, Head, Public Policy and Corporate Affairs, Sharechat
      Pallavi Mishra, Content Policy Head, Vishvasnews.com
  • 1505 – 1510 Changeover

  • 1510 – 1610 hrs: Session 4: Going Viral: emerging trends
  • Moderator: Akash Banerjee, Founder, Boutique SM Consultancy
    Panelists:
    • Vishal T M, CEO, Videogyaan Studios
      Uday Sodhi, Business Head, Digital Business, Sony Pictures
      Ajay Chacko, Co-Founder & CEO, Arre
      Gurpreet Singh, COO, One Digital Entertainment
      Hiren Gada, CEO, Shemaroo Entertainment

Emerging Tech

  • 1100 – 1110 hrs : Welcome Address
    Dilip R S, Country Manager – India, Alexa Skills(ASK), Amazon
  • 1110 – 1115 hrs: Changeover

  • 1115 – 1205 hrs: Session 1:
    Voice–Tech: The Future of Customer Experience
  • Moderator: Pooja Meswani, Director, Deloitte India & National leader-CX Management
    Panelists:
    • Dilip R S, Country Manager-India, Alexa Skills
      Pradyot Ghate, VP-Partnerships & Payments, Zomato
      Sreeraman Thiagarajan, Co-founder, Agrahyah Technologies
  • 1215 – 1220 hrs: Changeover

  • 1220 – 1320 hrs: Session 2: How emerging technologies are reshaping user behaviors
  • Moderator: Milan Narendra, Partner, Ernst & Young
    Panelists:
    • Rajendran Dandapani, Business, Solutions Evangelist, Zoho Corporation
      Haja Sheriff, Lead-Business Development, Alexa Skills
      Deepak Sharma, Chief Digital Officer Kotak Mahindra Bank
      Vishal Gupta, Head of Product, PhonePe
      Himanshu Periwal, Vice President-Growth, Ixigo
      Ranjit Radhakrishnan, Chief Product Officer,Byju’s
  • 1320 – 1415 hrs: Lunch

  • 1415 – 1525 hrs Workshop: Build for Voice, Build for Alexa
    Presenter: Sohan Maheshwar, Alexa Developer Evangelist, Amazon
  • 1525 – 1530 hrs: Changeover

  • 1530 – 1545 hrs: Brand Talk 1: Making Astrology Human
    Speaker: Raj Rao, Associate Director, Pandit Ventures (Ganesha Speaks)
  • 1545 – 1550 hrs: Changeover

  • 1550 – 1630 hrs: Industry Talk
    Speaker: Manohar Hotchandani, General Manager, Alexa Voice Service, India
  • 1630 – 1635 hrs: Changeover

  • 1635 – 1650 hrs: Brand Talk 2: Alexa and PVR
    Speaker: Rajat Tyagi, Chief Information Officer, PVR
  • 1650 – 1630 hrs: Changeover

  • 1655 – 1710 hrs: Brand Talk 3: Voice commands for the Dish TV consumer
    Speaker:
    • Sukhpreet Singh, Corporate Head – Marketing, Dish TV

*Invited, yet to confirm