|17:25– 17:30||Welcome by ET-Edge|
|17:30-17:45||Opening Keynote Address: Redefining a Marketer’s Role in the Era of Evolving Technology: Expectations and Viewpoint
Harish Bijoor, Brand Guru & Founder, Harish Bijoor Consults Inc.
|17:45-18:35||Panel Discussion: Reaching a Trillion Dollar Digital Economy: Glocalizing Emerging Technologies
Technology has become ingrained in our daily routines. It has become a driver for bettering digital client experiences and personalization on a larger scale. Around the world, the technology revolution has had a significant impact on industry, government, and the labour market. In addition to raising domestic productivity levels in developed and developing economies, crossborder technological transfer has also permitted a partial reworking of the innovation landscape. The session will delve into how technology is boosting consumer income and demand, educational and training opportunities, and effective use of resources, all of which contribute to greater economic growth, particularly in emerging markets.
Pradeep Menon, Managing Director, HSBC Technology India
Panel Moderator: Somick Goswami -Partner and Leader, Transformation, PwC India
|18:35-18:50||Keynote Address: In the eye of the storm: Tackling Natural Calamities through Precise Projections
Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, Director General, India Meteorological Department (Cyclone Man of India)
|18:50-19:05||The Showbotics: Meet and Greet with Nina and Nino!|
|In today’s age, robotics and humanoids are the classic example of the impressive technological acumen of mankind. Born from the technological womb, ‘Nina’ and ‘Nino’ define the great Indian scientific persona and the Atmanirbhar spirit in its true sense. Join with us in this session, for a truly harmonizing human-robot interaction.|
|19:05-19:20||Keynote Session: Karnataka’s Techade- Establishing Karnataka as a global innovation powerhouse by 2047
Sanjeev Gupta, Chief Executive Officer, Karnataka Digital Economy Mission
|19:20-20:05||Panel Discussion: From Stonehenge to Silicon Valley: Innovating a Future Ready Brand
With rapid communication, instant information access, and online interactions, technology has revolutionized our lives and made the world smaller. Everything is now at our fingertips thanks to technological improvements, making life more fun and convenient. Today’s customers use digital platforms; therefore, a significant portion of marketing efforts are focused on providing them with the correct information at the right time to influence their purchasing behaviour. The session will focus on how fast technology is advancing and how has it influenced our evolution.
Sumit Virmani, Chief Marketing Officer, Infosys
Panel Moderator: Deepti Sagar, Partner – Digital Customer & Marketing Consulting, Deloitte India
|20:05-20:20||Guest of Honor Address: India’s Tech Awakening- Paperless Governance and Data Empowerment
India has been at the forefront of cutting-edge digital projects and has carried out transformational projects at the scale of entire populations. As a result, the advantages of numerous services and initiatives filtered down to the average person living in the rural hinterland, ensuring digital literacy. have Instead of storing government records in hard copy form as is customary, various government offices have now started to communicate with residents via digital media.
Dr Saurabh Gaur, Secretary, IT, Electronics & Communications, Skill Development & Training and CEO APCFSS, Government of Andhra Pradesh
|20:20-20:25||Unveiling of the Best Brand Coffee Table Book “The Economic Times Best Tech Brands 2022”|
|20:25-21:00||Felicitation of The Economic Times Best Tech Brands 2022|
|21:00 – 21:05||Closing Remarks|
|21:05 Onwards||Cocktail & Dinner|
|Agenda is work in progress and subject to changes|