Venue: AC 7  Lecture Theatre, Level 2

Saturday, July 19, 2014

9:30 AM - 9:45 AMWelcome Address:
  • Ajit Rangnekar, Indian School of Business
  • Srini Raju, Peepul Capital
9:45 AM - 10:45 AMFeatured Session: The Innovation Trajectory 

  • A Maturity Model for Global In-House Centers: Deepa Mani, Indian School of Business
  •  Technology-Enabled Business Transformations: Shailesh Kekre, McKinsey & Company
10:45 AM - 11:00 AMTea Break
11:00 AM - 12:15 PMPanel Discussion 1: Horses for Courses: Insights into the Design of Different Innovation Strategies

  • Anjani Rathore, Bharti Airtel Ltd.
  • Prashant Gupta, Microsoft R & D 
  • Udayan Banerjee, NIIT Technologies Ltd.
Moderator: Anandhi Bharadwaj, Emory University
12:15 PM - 01:15 PMLunch
01:15 PM - 02:00 PMIndustry Keynote: R. Chandrashekar, President - NASSCOM
02:00 PM - 03:30 PMFeatured Presentations: Leveraging Analytics to create value

  • Improving health outcomes through better capacity allocation a community-based chronic care model: Sarang Deo, Indian School of Business
  • Analytics in the HR Domain: Some Case Studies: Girish Keshav Palshikar, Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Analytics Enabling Smarter Cities - Priyansh Dixit, IBM Software labs
03:30 PM - 03:45Tea Break
03:45 PM 05:00 PMPanel Discussion 2: Analytics as a Service: Challenges, Opportunities and Growth

  • Manish Desai, SAS
  • Rajat Malhothra, ZipDail Mobile Solutions Pvt. Ltd
  • Sridhar Bollam, Capillary Technologies Pvt.
Moderator: Reema Gupta, Indian School of Business
05:00 PM - 06:30 PMFeatured Presentations: Measuring the value of Technology-Enabled Innovation
  • The Complementary Relationship between R&D and Technology: Anandhi Bharadwaj, Emory University
  • The Role of IT-Enabled Collaboration in Globally Distributed Product Development: Indranil Bardhan, University of Texas at Dallas 
  • Can there be operations initiated innovation in a tech company? - Arijit Sarker, Google
07:30 PM - 10:30 PMNetworking Dinner

Sunday, July 20, 2014

09:30 AM - 10:15 AMAcademic Keynote: Professor Anitesh Barua, University of Texas at Austin
10:15 AM - 11:45 PMFeatured Presentations: Human Capital Management

  • Is Employee Engagement a new fad? Is this necessary at all? S.V. Nathan, Deloitte
  • Project Manager Attributes that Affect Project Success in IT Outsourcing, Nishtha Langer, Indian School of Business
  • How are Universities gearing up to the Disruption of the Education Sector? Reema Gupta, Indian School of Business
11:45 AM - 12:00 PMTea Break
12:00 PM - 01:15 PMPanel Discussion 3: Fostering Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Next Gen Workforce

  • Harishankaran Karunanidhi, HackerRank
  • Sulakshan Kumar, MySmartPrice
  • Srinivas Kollipara, IIIT Hyderabad
Moderator: Deepa Mani, Indian School of Business
01:15 PM - 01:45 PMClosing Keynote:
01:45 PMLunch