The event is designed to discuss cutting edge topics, peer authored agenda and offers opportunity for networking, learning and engagement where the format is a mix of spotlight, plenary sessions and exclusive Masterclasses. We will also be unveiling Adobe Digi100 and LinkedIn Content 50 lists during the day-long event.
The keynote at the 2017 edition of Futurist Business Conclave was delivered by Jaspreet Bindra, Vice President, Digital Transformation, Mahindra and Malcolm Frank, EVP, CSO and CMO at Cognizant and Co-Author of What to Do When Machines Do Everything. Other speakers included Stephen Tame, Chief Advisor IT, Chief Digital Officer, Indigo Airlines, Vivek Vishnu, Chief Digital Officer, Intex Technology (India) Ltd., Sunder Madakshira, Head- Marketing, Adobe India, Arun Rajamani, Country Head & GM, Pluralsight India, Geetu Bhatnagar, Chief Marketing Officer, Oracle India, and Abhishek Lal, Sr. E-Commerce Director, Adidas Group India.
Paul Writer is India’s largest active business community with over 30,000 participants and has communities curated for senior Marketing, HR, Customer Experience, IT, and Sales professionals.
Ram is a business leader with over 20 years of expertise in the Digital Customer Experience space. He has architected several winning digital propositions and delivered consumer experience programs for global clients across India, US, UK and Europe. Ram runs the Digital Marketing and Digital Media Solution Consulting team for Adobe India. In this role, Ram’s main responsibility is to help businesses in seeing the value of Adobe Digital Media and Digital Marketing solutions by architecting solutions that address their business problems and opportunities.
Sanjay is a seasoned business and marketing Leader having more than two decades of industry experience globally. His core competency is envisioning growth, marketing strategy branding and communication. He has worked across spectrum of companies – start-ups, mid-size organizations and large organizations like Microsoft, HCL, Wipro. He is currently working for CVENT as Marketing Head APAC (including India) with the charter of driving international expansion.
Gagan Singla is the core member driving Angel in its growth trajectory in the digital world. His Core Competencies include digital and mobile strategy, digital marketing and scaling, customer analytics and insights, product management, data and technology driven enterprise transformations, brand building, Corporate Communication and E-Commerce.
Gagan is a graduate in Computer Science & Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) in Finance and Systems from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Lucknow. His deep understanding of technology and customer behaviour, coupled with his affable nature, make him a highly distinguished individual.
In 12 years of experience, Gagan Singla has worked with prominent names like Hughes, PwC, Deloitte and Quikr India with extensive assignments in the UK and the USA. Prior to coming on-board with Angel Broking, Mr. Singla was the global CMO of Simplilearn, an online education provider of professional certification training, based in Scotts Valley, California, USA. Mr Singla contributed significantly to Simplilearn’s marketing efforts in India and Global Markets.
Anshul has two decades of experience in IT industry in ideating, prototyping and engineering products and offerings and worked closely with startups, medium, large scale enterprises and government bodies in India, APAC, US and Canada.
In his current role he is the Head of AirAsia Technology Center and plays a very important part in the digital transformation of AirAsia from a leading low cost career in the world to one of the best digital airlines in the world by 2020. Prior to joining AirAsia, he has worked with organizations like Wells Fargo, Ness Digital Engineering and IBM to lead multiple initiatives in innovation and end to end Product Development Life Cycle by building unique customer experiences.
Manisha Lath Gupta is a Marketer, Banker & Entrepreneur. She is currently the Chief Marketing & Digital Officer at Clix Capital, a new-age consumer lending firm based out of Gurgaon. At Clix, she runs the Consumer Finance business, and runs Digital & Marketing for the enterprise.
In her earlier roles, Manisha was the EVP & Head Marketing, Electronic Banking & Retail Liabilities Product & Portfolio at Axis Bank, India’s third largest private sector bank. She was responsible for the marketing strategy, advertising and brand experience across the Axis group companies. Prior to Axis Bank, Manisha spent 2004 – 2010 across two different roles at Colgate Palmolive. In her last role, she was the Associate Director – Marketing and was responsible for delivering market share and profitability for the toothpaste business in India. Prior to this, Manisha was the Consumer Innovation Centre Head for India where she set up the innovation team and processes to deliver new products both for India and regional markets.
Perpetually curious, Mindful, High on Energy and Commercial acumen, Catalyst for business transformation, People centric, Experienced at navigating a large business through sharp strategic choices, Data driven.
• 18 + years of diverse experience in Banking and Life Insurance
• Played variety of roles from sales to product management to analytics and strategy to appreciate all levers of the business and discern value creation
• Experiences in Due Diligence for potential M&A. Led multi functional team including lawyers and investment bankers
• Proven success in business transformations in a dynamic and regulated environment
As part of the senior leadership team at LinkedIn India, Virginia’s focus is to help leading enterprises and marketers meaningfully engage with professionals on the LinkedIn platform with relevant and valuable content. Virginia has been a marketer for over 17 years, and her current role at LinkedIn is at the intersection of marketing, technology and leadership where she leads a sales team, who consult marketers and agencies to create and execute high-impact content marketing campaigns. An alumnus of New York University, Virginia is a global marketer who brings extensive business and leadership experience to her role at LinkedIn.
Virginia started her career at IBM and held several marketing leadership positions across North America, APAC and India, including Vice President of Marketing and Communications for IBM India/South Asia. She has won several awards including Asia’s Most Influential CMOs in 2015 by CMO Asia, The 2017 DMAi Knight Award; she was also part of the ET Women Ahead List in January 2018, and is Chair of The Marketing Society, India and Chairperson of the DMAi Content Marketing Council.
Arvind Gupta has over 25 years of industry experience, having worked in diverse sectors in variety of leadership, policy and entrepreneurial profiles in India and Silicon Valley, USA. He is the CEO of MyGov, an initiative of the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, to Empower Citizens of India with Participative Governance & Digitally Communicate Scheme and Policies to all Indians. He has been awarded the Eisenhower Global Fellowship for Innovation for year 2014. Arvind led the Digital, Social Media and Communication Campaign for PM Narendra Modi, which resulted in PM Modi creating electoral history and achieving its Mission 272+. He was the Co-Founder of Digital India Foundation, a policy think tank working in areas of Digital Inclusion, Internet Governance, Cyber Security, and Electronics Manufacturing & Indian Software Products. He is an active member of TiE, NASSCOM and Founder Member of iSPiRT. He also co-founded startups such as Botworx.ai, apnaPay amongst others.
Deepak Tuli is the Co-founder and COO of Goibibo.com (MIH India / Naspers). India’s fasted growing Online Travel Platform. Deepak co-founded Goibibo.com in 2009 with a small team. With over 10 years of e-commerce experience, Deepak has expertise in Mobile Platforms (Android / IOS / Windows / HTML5), Digital Marketing, Product Management, P&L management, CRM etc. He has built multiple online business / business units in India. Currently, Deepak is the Chief Business Officer of New Business at Makemytrip.
Shakti is a technologist at heart and has more than 20-years track record of leveraging technology-based solutions to drive business value. He has deep domain knowledge of Financial Markets, Banking, Retail and Healthcare and expertise in AI, data analytics, mobile and security. He has built and managed large technology and product teams and over-seen multi-million dollar projects in his previous assignments with companies like Fidelity, HCL Info-systems, Wellington Management, State Street Corporation and Raytheon in US and India. Shakti has PhD and MS from MIT; specialization in finance from Sloan School of Management and a B.Tech from IIT, Delhi.
Sunder Madakshira has held leadership roles for over 20 years in sales and marketing functions at SAP, WIPRO, Infosys, Hindustan Unilever and VISA . His experience spans across all aspects of marketing including product marketing, corporate branding, demand generation, PR, corporate social responsibility, government relations and talent branding. He is a recognized marketing thought leader and speaker at industry forums in India such as ASSOCHAM, NASSCOM and CII.
In 2010, Jessie Paul, author of No Money Marketing (2009, Tata McGraw-Hill) founded Paul Writer, with the aim of raising the bar on marketing in India. Jessie consults with B2B organisations on how best to reach their target audience and initiate mutually profitable conversations. She helps design and operate omnichannel marketing campaigns that deliver results. With over 18 years in services marketing, including a stint with Ogilvy & Mather Advertising, Jessie is considered an expert in brand globalization and has been named one of the most influential business women in the Indian IT industry.
Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer | Geetanjali Pandit, Knowledge Entrepreneur and Author of “Buddha at Work”
Ram Seshadri, Director – Solution Consultingat Adobe Systems | Sunny Masand, Solution Specialist-AdCloud, Adobe
Aligning your organization around your customers is now more important than ever. Your Marketing, Sales and Customer Service teams are the front line to the customer. They need to harness your end-to-end enterprise, along with deep customer insight and personalized engagement in order to stand-out from the competition and deliver a relevant experience at every step of the customer journey. How do you equip your marketing, sales and customer service teams with solutions to win with today’s empowered customers.
- How do you gain deep insights into your customers?
- How do you guide your customer’s journey every step of the way?
- How do you turn prospects into promoters?
Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
Deepak Tuli, Chief Business Officer, New Business, Makemytrip | Shakti Goel, Chief of Product and Technology, Faircent | Gagan Singla, CMO, Angel Broking | Moderated by Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
Ramprakash Seshadri, Head – Digital Strategy and Solutions, Adobe
Fireside chat with Virginia Sharma, Director, Marketing Solutions, LinkedIn India and Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer. Introduction to jury and unveiling of the LinkedIn Content 50 list.
Arvind Gupta, CEO, MyGov *
Fireside chat with Virginia Sharma, Director, Marketing Solutions, LinkedIn India and Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer. Introduction to jury and unveiling of the LinkedIn Content 50 list
Manik Nangia, Director Marketing and CDO, Max Life Insurance | Maneesh Mittal, Chief Omnichannel, Shoppers Stop | Anshul Goswami, Head- Technology Center, AirAsia | Manisha Lath Gupta, Chief Marketing & Digital Officer, Clix Capital | Sanjay Kumar Pal, Head Marketing – APAC & MEA, Cvent |Moderated by Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
Ayan Bandyopadhyay, Chief Design Evangelist, Society of Design Thinking Professionals Mentor of Change, Atal Innovation Mission, Niti Aayog
Amarpreet Kalkat, Co-founder, Frrole | Nitendra Rajput, Executive Vice President, Head, Data Science- Info Edge | Deepali Naair, Chief Marketing & Digital Officer, IIFL Wealth Management Ltd | Apurva Chamaria, Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), RateGain | Moderated by Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
- The Leela Ambience, Gurgaon
- 24th August, 2018
- 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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