Venue Details:
Indian School of Business, Hyderabad
Conference Venue: Khemka Auditorium
July 4, 2019 (Day – 1)
14:00 – 15:15 HrsDean’s Welcome Address

Opening Remarks - Professor Anand Nandkumar, Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Indian School of Business
Keynote Speakers Introduction - Professor Milind Sohoni, Area Leader and Professor of Operations Management; Deputy Dean-Faculty Development and Registrar's Office

Keynote Speakers:
Niti Aayog
Professor Bronwyn Hall, University of Berkeley - "Patents, Innovation, and Development: Lessons from the Chilean experience"
15:15 – 15:45 HrsFeatured Academic Presentation –1: Professor Srividya Jandhyala, ESSEC Business School - "Diplomacy and Innovation"
15:45 – 16:45 HrsPanel 1: The Role of Diplomacy in Shaping IP and Trade

Moderator: Dean Rajendra Srivastava, Novartis Professor of Marketing Strategy and Innovation, Indian School of Business
16:45 – 17:00 HrsCoffee Break
17:00 – 18:00 Hrs“Cyberwork and the American Dream” documentary screening followed by a 10-minute address by Elizabeth Cobbs, Texas A&M University
18:00 – 19:00 HrsPanel 2: AI and its Implications on Work, Business Policy and Society

Ms Rohini Srivathsa,
National Technology Officer (CTO), Microsoft
Mr Anjani Kumar, Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad
Mr Debasish Banerjee, Head-Innovation and Strategy, Novartis
Moderator: Professor Deepa Mani, Associate Professor of Information Systems, Indian School of Business
19:00 HrsGala Dinner
July 5, 2019 (Day - 2)
10:00 – 10:30 HrsFeatured Academic Presentation-2: Professor Shimizu Hiroshi, Waseda University
10:30 – 11:15 HrsPanel 3: Intellectual Property in Agriculture, Health Care and Pharmaceuticals

Dr Poonam Raghuvanshi,
Vice President and Head-IPM, IPDO, Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.
Dr Dinesh Dua, Chief Executive Officer & Director, Nectar Life Sciences
Mr Hasit Seth, Counsel, Bombay High Court

Moderator: Professor Ashwini Chhatre, Associate Professor of Public Policy, Indian School of Business
11:15 – 11:30 HrsCoffee Break
11:30 – 12:00 HrsFeatured Academic Presentation-3: Professor Francesco Lissoni, University of Bordeaux - "One-way or Round Trip? The Return Migration of Indian Inventors"
12:00 – 12:45 HrsPanel 4: The influence of Intellectual Property in ICT/Media

Dr Ajay Batra,
Mr Kandaswamy Bharathan, Executive Director, Kavithalayaa Productions (Pvt) Ltd.
Mr Sidharth Kedia, Head-Strategy & Data Science, Viacom 18 Media Private Limited

Moderator: Professor S Arunachalam, Assistant Professor of Marketing, Indian School of Business
12:45 – 14:00 HrsLunch
14:00 – 14:30 HrsFeatured Academic Presentation-4: Professor Jay Bhattacharya, Stanford University - "Measuring and Rewarding Innovation in Biomedical Science"
14:30 - 15:15 HrsPanel 5: Intellectual Property, Technology Transfer and Implication for Scientific Research
Dr J. Gowrishankar, Project Co-ordinator, DBT Centre of Excellence(CoE), Microbial Biology, CDFD
Professor Raghuram Rao Akkinepally, Director, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research(NIPER)
Professor Ramesh Loganathan, Professor of Practice, Co-innovations, IIIT Hyderabad
Moderator: Dr. Girish Sahni, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Indian School of Business
15:15 – 15:30 HrsCoffee Break
15:30 – 16:00 HrsFeatured Academic Presentation-5: Professor Stuart Graham, Georgia Institute of Technology - "More than Money: How Venture Capitalists Add Value to Startups They Fund"
16:00 – 16:45 HrsPanel 6: Intellectual Property and its Implication for the Startup Ecosystem
Mr Subramani Ramchandrappa, CMD, Richcore Lifesciences Pvt Ltd
Mr Amit Varma, Executive Director, DBS
Mr Amit Pathak, General Manager, Pratt & Whitney Customer Training 
Mr Manish Ranjan, Co-Founder, CEO, Nano Health
Moderator: Professor Bhagwan Chowdhry, Professor of Finance, Indian School of Business
16:45 – 17:00 HrsConcluding remarks