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TiECON

CHANDIGARH 2018

5 +

Speakers

620

Attendees

360

Companies

80%

Top Management

5

Countries

Event Schedule

Godrej Hall Jal Tarang Nalanda Somapura
08:00 - 09:30

Registrations and Networking

09:30 - 10:00

Opening Plenary: Welcome & Context Setting

I S Paul, Chair TiECON Chandigarh 2018

10:00 - 10:30

Conference Keynote: Entrepreneurship in the Age of Disruption

Rajendra Srivastava, Dean and Novartis Professor of Marketing Strategy and Innovation, Indian School of Business

10:30 - 11:00

Keynote: Leading & Managing in the Age of Disruption

Sudhanshu Vats,Group CEO - Viacom18 Media Private Limited

11:00 - 11:30

Keynote: Lessons from the Past Disruptions

Hitesh Oberoi, CoPromoter MD and CEO- Naukri

11:00 - 12:00

Workshop: Content, Conversations and Connections (Genesis Burston-Marsteller)

Atul Sharma, Chief Operating Officer ,Genesis BursonMarsteller

11:00 - 12:00

Workshop: Fine-Tune Your Startup Pitch

Erik Azulay,Director- Nexus Innovation Hub

12:15 - 13:00

Grand Keynote: Entrepreneurship - the DNA of Punjab

Captain Amarinder Singh, Chief Minister- Government of Punjab

Rajendra Srivastava, Dean and Novartis Professor of Marketing Strategy and Innovation, Indian School of Business

I.S. Paul, Chair TiECON Chandigarh 2018

12:00 - 13:00

Masterclass: Art & Science of Storytelling

Deeptha Vivekanand, Founder- Ever After

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Keynote: UK & India - Partners in Innovation

Sir Dominic Asquith, British High Commissioner- Republic of India

14:00 - 16:00

Workshop: Digital Marketing for Customer Aquisition (Digital Vidya)

Pradeep Chopra, CEO- Digital Vidya

14:00 - 17:00

Workshop: Innovation, Disruption and Design Thinking (PwC)

Murali Talasila, & Innovation Leader- PwC India

Vamshi Guntha, Associate Director, PwC Digital Services

Abhijit Bharat Kumar, Manager/ Principal Consultant, PwC Digital Services

14:30 - 15:00

Key Panel: Government & Startups - Unleashing Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Vivek Atray, Former IAS Officer

Sh. R. K. Verma,IAS, Principal Secretary, Industries & Commerce

Dr. Shamika Ravi, PM's Economic Advisory Council

Sudhanshu Vats ,Group CEO - Viacom18 Media Private Limited

15:00 - 15:45

Panel: Succesful Scaling in India and Beyond

Dhimant Parekh, Founder & CEO- TheBetterIndia

Harvinder Mavi, CEO & Founder, SouvNear, Inc

Rakesh Bhatia, Founder Beyond Strategy

15:00 - 15:45

Panel: Beyond Venture Financing(1)

Narinder Jassal, Principal, ISTC

15:45 - 16:00

Tea

16:00 - 16:30

Keynote: Why Startups Fail

Srikanth Sundararajan, Partner- Ventureast

16:00 - 17:00

TiE Talks: The T-Hub Story

Srinivas Kollipara, Chief Operating Officer- T-Hub

16:30 - 17:15

Panel: From Eyeballs to Footfalls - Marketing in Today's Age

Mohit Hira, Former Country Head, IBT Media

Will Paterson, Founder & CEO, Ed Place

Deepak Goel, Founder & CEO Karma Circles

17:15 - 18:00

Panel: She Means Business

Priyanka Agarwal, Co-Founder & CEO - Wishberry

Dr. Madhu Chitkara, Vice Chancellor, Chitkara University, Punjab

Tanya Goyal, Executive Director, Mogae Consultants

Neetu Prabhakar, Mrs. India International 2017

18:00 - 19:00

STPI Awards

Manpreet Badal, Finance Minister, Punjab

Professor Rajendra Srivastava, Dean, Indian School of Business

Dr. Omkar Rai, Director General, STPI

Sh. R. K. Verma,IAS, Principal Secretary, Industries & Commerce

Alok Ramsisaria, President, TiE

MC: Ajay Srivastava, Director, STPI Mohali

19:00 onwards

Cocktails and Networking

March 9th
Godrej Hall Jal Tarang Nalanda Somapura
08:30 - 09:30

Roundtable with Investors (Punjab Government Exclusive)

09:30 - 11:30

Workshop: Leveraging Big Data to Gain a Competitive Advantage (ISB)

Prof. Vishnuprasad Nagadevara, Former Professor and Dean, IIM Bangalore, Adjunct Faculty at various IIMs, Visiting Faculty at ISB.

10:00 - 10:30

Keynote: 10 Lessons for Leaders in Turbulent Times

Nandu Nandkishore, Former Board Member, Nestle S.A; Executive Fellow, London Business School

10:30 - 11:15

Panel: Differentiating with Design

Soaib Grewal, Venture Partner at TLabs / Times Internet

Viraj Kalyani, Founder and Chairman, Kalyani Studio

Ankur Warikoo,Co-founder & CEO, Nearbuy

10:30 - 11:15

Panel: Cultivating Your Greatest Asset - Your Customer Base

Priyanka Agarwal, Co-Founder & CEO- Wishberry

Rahul Narvekar, Founder, The India Network, ex CEO Indian Roots

Pradeep Chopra, CEO- Digital Vidya

10:30 - 11:00

Discussion: Beyond Venture Financing (2)

Dr. Pralay Dey, Chief General Manager (IT- Head Office New Delhi) National Small Industries Corporation Ltd.

11:15 - 11:30

Tea

11:30 - 12:00

Keynotes: Building a Startup Nation

Daniel Carmon, Ambassador of Israel to India

11:30 - 12:15

Panel: Digitisation in Manufacturing

Viraj Kalyani, Founder and Chairman, Kalyani Studio

Rama Shankar Pandey, Managing Director- Hella India Lighting Ltd.

Mr. Sanjiv Singh Sethi, Managing Director, Gilard Electronics Pvt. Ltd.

Gaurav Sarup,Managing Director- Marshall Machines Pvt. Ltd.

12:00 - 13:00

Panel: Building Ecosystems - Lessons from Hyderabad to Austin

Srinivas Kollipara, Chief Operating Officer- T-Hub

Rahul Narvekar,Founder- The India Network

Priyanka Ahuja, Director Communications and Operations- Startup Tunnel

Erik Azulay,Director- Nexus Innovation Hub

Hekani Jakhalu,Lawyer & Social entrepreneur- Youthnet

12:15 - 13:00

Panel: Bootstrapped: Why You Shouldn't Raise Money

Dhimant Parekh, Founder & CEO- TheBetterIndia

Daniel Wolfe, Co-Founder- Soaq

Deepak Goel, Founder- Karma Circles

12:00 - 13:00

Masterclass: What it takes to be an Angel investor

Padmaja Ruparel, Co- Founder IAN & Founding Partner at IAN Fund

13:00 - 13:15

First Person

RJ Meenakshi, India's Top Radio RJ

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 14:30

Keynote: Lessons from my Entrepreneurial Journey

Ashish Gupta, Founder - Benori Ventures

14:00 - 15:00

Fireside Chat with Vanessa (Abhishek) Agrawal

Vanessa (Abhishek) Agrawal, Advocate,Suvan Law

14:30 - 15:00

Keynote: The Magic of Failure

Ankur Warikoo, Co-Founder & CEO- NearBuy

14:30 - 15:30

Panel: Innovation to commercialisation by CEED, Chitkara University

Arijit Bhattacharya, Founder & CEO- Virtual Infocom

Nitin Gupta, Founder- Sickle Innovations

Ankit Bhateja, Founder- Xovian Technologies

Dr. Anil Wali, MD, Foundation of Innovation IIT Delhi

Vishal Kumar, Director Cyber Education & Services, Quick Heal Technologies

Sumeer Walia, Director & Mentor, CEED - Chitkara University

15:00 - 16:00

Panel: The Future of Startup Financing

Srikanth Sundrarajan, Partner- Ventureast

Padmaja Ruparel,Co Founder & Founding Partner IAN Fund

Srikrishna Ramamoorthy,Co-Founder and Partner - Unitus Seed Fund

Viiveck Verma,Coach, Mentor, Investor & Philanthropist- IIIT Seed Fund

Anusha Nagarajan, Angel Investor & Sr. Security Architect, Box Inc,

16:00 - 17:00

Panel: Technology - The Future of Agriculture

Ajay Vir Jakhar, Vice Chairman, Punjab State Farmers Commission

Abhilaksh Likhi, PS (Agriculture), Government of Haryana

Sukhbir Dhaliwal, Farm2Energy

15:00 - 16:00

Masterclass: How to Pitch to Investors (Amazon)

Digbijoy Joseph Shukla,Head of Startup Ecosystem, India- Amazon

16:00 - 18:00

Chandigarh Pitch Night

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18:00 - 18:15

Closing Ceremony

ABOUT TiECON

CHANDIGARH 2018

TiECON Chandigarh 2018 strives to create an energizing entrepreneurial environment for startup founders to get inspired & take off. It shall bring together diverse, innovative & dynamic ventures to showcase an expert ecosystem & ignite entrepreneurial minds. The event shall have participation of top notch entrepreneurs, mentors, innovators, investors, startups, educationists, journalists, policy makers & more. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community, TiECON Chandigarh's prime focus is to nurture future leaders and entrepreneurs. Over 800 participants are expected to attend this two day summit.

SPEAKERS

Speakers | TiECON

Captain Amarinder Singh

Captain Amarinder Singh

Chief Minister - Government of Punjab

Manpreet Singh Badal

Manpreet Singh Badal

Finance Minister - Government of Punjab

Sudhir Rajpal

Sudhir Rajpal

Principal Secretary - Govt of Haryana Industries and Commerce Department

Sir Dominic Asquith KCMG

Sir Dominic Asquith KCMG

British High Commissioner - to India

Andrew Ayre

Andrew Ayre

Head of British Deputy High Commission - Chandigarh, India

Daniel Carmon

Daniel Carmon

Israel’s Ambassador - to India

Sh. R. K. Verma

Sh. R. K. Verma

IAS, Principal Secretary - Industries & Commerce

Anirudh Tewari

Anirudh Tewari

Principal Secretary Finance, Planning and New & Renewable Energy - Government of Punjab

Professor Rajendra Srivastava

Professor Rajendra Srivastava

Dean and Novartis Professor of Marketing Strategy and Innovation - Indian School of Business

Dr. Shamika Ravi

Dr. Shamika Ravi

PM's Economic Advisory Council - Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India.

Dr. Rajneesh Agrawal

Dr. Rajneesh Agrawal

Director - Software Technology Parks of India (STPI)

Dr Omkar Rai

Dr Omkar Rai

Director General - Software Technology Parks of India- STPI

Ajay Vir Jakhar

Ajay Vir Jakhar

Chairman,Punjab State Farmer Commission - Punjab State Farmer Commission

Ajay P. Shrivastava

Ajay P. Shrivastava

Additional Director & Center Head - Software Technology Park of India (STPI)- Mohali

Sudhanshu Vats

Sudhanshu Vats

Group CEO - Viacom18 Media Private Limited

Abhijit Bharatkumar

Abhijit Bharatkumar

Manager | Principal Consultant – PwC Digital Services - PwC Digital Services

Ajay Tewari

Ajay Tewari

CEO - smartData Enterprises

Amulya Shukla

Amulya Shukla

Founder - Sambhav Consultants

Dr.Anil Wali

Dr.Anil Wali

Managing Director at FITT - IIT DELHI

Ankit Bhateja

Ankit Bhateja

Founder - XOVIAN Technologies

Ankur Warikoo

Ankur Warikoo

Co-Founder & CEO - nearbuy

Anusha Nagarajan

Anusha Nagarajan

Sr. Security Engineer at Box Inc. - San Francisco

Alok Ramsisaria

Alok Ramsisaria

President, CEO - TiE Chandigarh, Grazitti Interactive

Arijit Bhattacharyya

Arijit Bhattacharyya

Founder & CEO - Virtualinfocom

Ashish Gupta

Ashish Gupta

Founder and CEO - Benori Ventures

Ashwini Chhatre

Ashwini Chhatre

Editor in Chief at World Development Perspectives - Senior Research Fellow and visiting Professor, ISB Hyderabad

Atul Sharma

Atul Sharma

Chief Operating Officer - Genesis Burson-Marsteller

Bhavmit Chandoak

Bhavmit Chandoak

CEO AND MD - Tiger Wealth Management

Daniel Wolfe

Daniel Wolfe

Co-Founder at Soaq. Serial Innovator. - Soaq

Deepak Goel

Deepak Goel

Founder, Startup Advisor, Inventor, TEDx speaker - KarmaCircles

Deeptha Vivekanand

Deeptha Vivekanand

Founder, Professional Storyteller - Ever After

Dhimant Parekh

Dhimant Parekh

Founder & CEO - TheBetterIndia.com

Digbijoy Shukla

Digbijoy Shukla

Head of Startup Ecosystem, India - Amazon Internet Services

Erik Azulay

Erik Azulay

Director - Nexus Innovation Hub and Incubator

Gaurav Sarup

Gaurav Sarup

Managing Director - Marshall Machines Pvt. Ltd.

Gurmeet Singh Chawla

Gurmeet Singh Chawla

Managing Director - Master Portfolio Services Ltd.

Harshvir Singh

Harshvir Singh

Managing Director - Drish Infotech Limited

Harvinder Mavi

Harvinder Mavi

Founder - SouvNear.com

Hirdesh Madan

Hirdesh Madan

Director - Bulls Eye

Hekani Jakhalu

Hekani Jakhalu

Lawyer & Social entrepreneur - Youthnet

Hitesh Oberoi

Hitesh Oberoi

CoPromoter MD and CEO - Info Edge India Ltd (Naukri, 99acres, shiksha, jeevansathi)

I S Paul

I S Paul

Chair - TiECON Chandigarh 2018

J B Singh

J B Singh

Immediate Past President - TiE Chandigarh

Jitin Talwar

Jitin Talwar

Attorney, Patent Agent, Founder, Entrepreneur, Inventor - XLPAT - TT CONSULTANTS

Jyoti Kamal

Jyoti Kamal

Senior Editor - TV 18 Broadcast

Kumara Guru D N V

Kumara Guru D N V

Director - External Relations and Marketing Communications - Indian School of Business

Karan Checker

Karan Checker

Director - SNA Power

Dr. Madhu Chitkara

Dr. Madhu Chitkara

Vice Chancellor - Chitkara University, Punjab

Manish Trehan

Manish Trehan

Chief Executive Officer - PTU Nalanda School of TQM & Entrepreneurship

RJ MEENAKSHI DAWER BHOJWANI

RJ MEENAKSHI DAWER BHOJWANI

RADIO JOCKEY CUM PRODUCER - 94.3 MY FM

Mohit Hira

Mohit Hira

Strategy Consultant, Entrepreneur - INSEAD (SG)

Murali Talasila

Murali Talasila

Partner & Innovation Leader - PwC India

Nandu (Doreswamy) Nandkishore

Nandu (Doreswamy) Nandkishore

Former Board Member and Executive Fellow, London Business School - Nestle S.A

 Narinder Singh Jassal

Narinder Singh Jassal

Principal - Indo-Swiss Training Centre (ISTC)

Neetu Prabhakar

Neetu Prabhakar

Mrs India - International 2017

Nitin Gupta

Nitin Gupta

Founder - Sickle Innovations

Padmaja Ruparel

Padmaja Ruparel

Co Founder IAN & Founding Partner IAN Fund - Indian Angel Network

Pradeep Chopra

Pradeep Chopra

CEO - Digital Vidya

Priyanka Agarwal

Priyanka Agarwal

Co-Founder & CEO - Whishberry

Priyanka Ahuja

Priyanka Ahuja

Director Acceleration - Startup Tunnel

Pratham Mittal

Pratham Mittal

CoFounder - Outgrow & VenturePact

Dr. Pralay Dey,

Dr. Pralay Dey,

Chief General Manager (IT- Head Office New Delhi) - National Small Industries Corporation Ltd.

Puneet Vatsayan

Puneet Vatsayan

Managing Director - PKV Advisors

Rahul Narvekar

Rahul Narvekar

Founder - The India Network

Rakesh Bhatia

Rakesh Bhatia

Entrepreneur, Growth Enabler, Coach - Beyond Strategy

Rama Shankar Pandey

Rama Shankar Pandey

Managing Director - Hella India Lighting Ltd.

Richa Bajpai

Richa Bajpai

Founder & Co-CEO - Goodera, Forbes 30 under 30

Sanjiv Singh

Sanjiv Singh

Managing Director - Gilard Electronics Pvt. Ltd.

Prof. Siddharth Shekhar Singh

Prof. Siddharth Shekhar Singh

Associate Professor of Marketing - Indian School of Business

Srikanth Sundararajan

Srikanth Sundararajan

Partner - Ventureast

Srikrishna Ramamoorthy

Srikrishna Ramamoorthy

Co-Founder and Partner - Unitus Seed Fund India

Srinivas Kollipara

Srinivas Kollipara

Chief Operating Officer - T-Hub

Soaib Grewal

Soaib Grewal

Venture Partner - TLabs / Times Internet

Sukhbir Singh Dhaliwal

Sukhbir Singh Dhaliwal

Founder - Farm2energy

Sumeer Walia

Sumeer Walia

Director & Mentor - Chitkara University Centre for Entrepreneurship Education & Development-CEED

Sunali Aggarwal

Sunali Aggarwal

CEO - Beon Systems

 Tanya Goyal

Tanya Goyal

Owner - Mogae Digital Private Limited

Vamshi Guntha

Vamshi Guntha

Associate Director - PwC Digital Services

Ms. VANEESA AGRAWAL

Ms. VANEESA AGRAWAL

Advocate - Suvan law

Viiveck Verma

Viiveck Verma

Value Enabler (Coach, Mentor, Investor and Social Empowerer) - IIIT Seed Fund

Viren Popli

Viren Popli

Chief Operating Officer - Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Swaraj Division)

 Viraj Kalyani

Viraj Kalyani

Executive Director - Kalyani Studio

Vishal Kumar

Vishal Kumar

?Director - Cyber Education & Services - Quick Heal Technologies Limited

Prof. Vishnuprasad Nagadevara

Prof. Vishnuprasad Nagadevara

Dean Emeritus, Former Professor and Dean IIM Bangalore - WOXSEN School of Business

Vivek Atray

Vivek Atray

Key Note Motivational Speaker, Independent Advisor, Writer, Author, Visiting Professor - Formerly of the IAS

Will Paterson

Will Paterson

Founder & CEO, Ed Place - Ed Place

EXHIBITION

The exclusive exposition at TiECON Chandigarh 2018 will provide an ideal platform for early stage to later stage companies to showcase your products & services to the attendees. It would also serve an excellent networking opportunity to meet the industry experts, peers, leaders & decision makers to make meaningful connections, partnerships, build your brand and expand your target market.

Sponsors & Partners

  • Co- Host

  • Platinum Sponsor

    Partner Country

    Gold Sponsors

    Silver Sponsors

    Bronze Sponsors

  • Funding Partners

  • Online Media Sponsor

  • Legal Partner

  • Radio Partner

      Outreach Partners

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    REGISTRATION

    REGISTRATION FEE
    Registration Type Fee Registration Details
    Charter Members Complimentary

    INCLUSIONS:

    • - Conference & Exhibition Pass
    • - Delegate Kit
    • - Networking Lunch on 8th & 9th March 2018
    • - Networking Cocktails & Dinner on 8th March 2018
    TIE Member ₹1499
    TiE Member Spouse ₹1499
    Combo(TiE Chandigarh Membership + TiECON Chandigarh Registration) ₹10000
    Non – Members ₹1999

    INCLUSIONS:

    • Conference & Exhibition Pass
    • Delegate Kit
    • Networking Lunch on 8th & 9th March 2018

    EXCLUSION:

    • Networking Cocktails & Dinner on 8th March 2018
    Full Time Student ₹499
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