Pune Event - 25 Nov 2015 (Concluded)
This event has concluded.
The second event of the Do Big Symposium series presented by Tata Tele Business Services and powered by CNBC TV18, was held in Pune at the Hyatt Regency on 25th November 2015, with the theme “Digital Disruption - A CEO’s Agenda”. The event was attended by over 200 people.
- Introduction: Sumiit Lakhutia, Anchor, CNBC TV18, introduced the importance of the use of technology in today’s day and age.
- Thematic AV: Digital Disruption – A vision for the future.
- Keynote speech: Amit Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge spoke on the impact technology and social media already has in industries across the world today.
- Presentation on Digital Disruption: Prateek Pashine, President- Enterprise, Tata Teleservices Limited. Digital disruption - the CEO’s Agenda.
- Panel Discussion on Digital Disruption: Vikrant Ponkshe, Managing Director – Cosmos Bank; Vivek Shrivastava, Executive Director - Technology Consulting, PwC; Nihal Kulkarni, MD, Kirloskar Engine Oil and Prateek Pashine President- Enterprise, Tata Teleservices Limited. Moderator - Sumiit Lakhutia, CNBC TV18.
Our Pune Event Speakers
Amit B. Kalyani is the Executive Director and on the board of Bharat Forge Ltd. Born on 26th July 1975, Amit has a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from Bucknell University, Pennsylvania, USA. A key member of the company's strategic planning and global business development initiatives, Amit, has been instrumental in driving the overall Kalyani Group Strategy and expansion of its steel business.Part of Kalyani Group - a US $ 2.5 billion conglomerate, BFL today has the largest repository of metallurgical knowledge and is the largest manufacturer and exporter of automotive components from India.
Vikrant Ponkshe is a B.Com, LLB, & MBA (Finance) from University of Wales, UK. He has over 20 years of international experience in senior management cadre, his field of expertise being the Banking and Financial Sector, including Startups, Product, Sales & Marketing, Compliance, Risk & Governance, Operations, Insurance, Quality (Lean-Six Sigma, EFQM) and Strategy.After taking over the reins of The Cosmos Co-operative Bank Ltd. as Managing Director, he has introduced the Corporate Governance Policy, Extensively worked on branding of Cosmos Bank apart from handling several portfolios under single office. He also successfully executed mergers of different banks into Cosmos Bank. Expansion of Cosmos Bank a continuous process under his leadership.
Nihal G. Kulkarni, A.B. in Economics from Brown University, USA, has over six years of experience in the areas of finance and investments. He has undergone extensive training with the Kirloskar Group, Toyota Motor Sales, USA and DSP Merrill Lynch. He was Vice President in Kirloskar Pneumatic Company Limited upto 22 October 2010. He was appointed as the Managing Director of Kirloskar Industries Limited (KIL) on 23 October 2010. He has resigned as the Managing Director of KIL on 25 January 2012. He has been appointed as Managing Director of Kirloskar Oil Engines Limited with effect from 26 January 2012
Vivek Shrivastava is an experienced leader in Presales, solution delivery and client management for multiple complex enterprise data warehouse, BI and Analytics projects.He manages the Book of business for CIPS (Consumer, Industrial Products, Services) Line of Service for Data and Analytics for PwC India focusing on Oil and Gas, Infrastructure, Energy and utility, Pharma, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Auto, Defense and Manufacturing Solutions.
Prateek Pashine, Head Enterprise Business Unit, Tata Teleservices Limited, has close to two decades of experience across several industries, a major part of which has been in the telecom domain. He began his career with the Tata Group in 1995 and has worked in diverse industries within the group, such as hospitality, software, real estate apart from telecom equipment and related services. Currently, under his leadership, Tata Docomo Business Services offers integrated telecom & IT solutions to the Enterprise and Carrier segments.An MBA in Corporate Strategy and Marketing (IIM, Bangalore) with an Engineering degree in Electronics, Prateek was also a recipient of the prestigious Fullbright Scholarship, for Leadership in Management at the Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA.