Day 5

Shri Murugesh Rudrappa Nirani *

Hon’ble Minister for Large &
Medium Industries Government of Karnataka

Mr Kris Gopalakrishnan

Chairman, CII India Innovation Summit and Co-Founder, Infosys Limited & Chairman, Axilor Ventures

Mr Ramesh Ramadurai

 Chairman, CII Karnataka State Council & Managing Director, 3M India Limited

Ms Jyothi Pradhan

Vice Chairperson, CII Karnataka State Council & CEO, Kurlon Enterprise Ltd

Mr L Krishnan

Past Chairman, CII Karnataka & Managing Director
Taegutec India Private Ltd

Dr Gopichand Katragadda

Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Myelin Foundry

Mr Avnish Sabharwal

Managing Director, Accenture Ventures & Open Innovation

Dr Rishikesha Krishnan

 Director, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

Mr Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi

Co-Founder & CTO
Crayon Data Pte

Mr Ravi Arora

Chief Innovation Officer, TATA Sons

Mr Brijesh Dutta

EVP & CISO, Reliance Jio

Mr Ashwin Raghuraman

Bharat Innovation Fund

Mr Ganapathy Venugopal

Co- Founder & CEO, Axilor Ventures

Mr Naganand Doraswamy

Managing Partner & Founder, Ideaspring Capital

Prof. Ponnurangam Kumaraguru

IIIT Hyderabad

Ms Poyni Bhat

CEO, Society for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SINE), IIT Bombay

Dr Aloknath De

CTO, Samsung R&D

Mr Vishal Salvi

CISO, Infosys Ltd

Ms Mili Srivastava

Partner, Procure, Invest in potential start ups, DIAGEO India Ventures

Mr Abhishek Malhotra

Managing Partner, TMT law Practice

Mr Krishnan Balasubramaniam

Professor, IIT Madras

Ms Richa Natarajan

Partner - UC Growth Equity, Unitus Capital

Key Speakers invited and confirmed for the 17th India Innovation Summit

Day 1

Shri Basavaraj Bommai *

Hon’ble Chief Minister, Government of Karnataka

Dr C N Ashwath Narayan*

Hon’ble Minister for IT, BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka

Dr E V Ramana Reddy, IAS

Additional Chief Secretary, Department of Commerce & Industries, IT, BT and S&T Government of Karnataka

Mr Kris Gopalakrishnan

Chairman, CII India Innovation Summit and Co-Founder, Infosys Limited & Chairman, Axilor Ventures

Mr C K Ranganathan

Chairman, CII Southern Region & Chairman & Managing Director, CavinKare Ltd

Dr Omkar Rai

 Director General, Software Technology Parks of India (STPI)

Mr Ramesh Ramadurai

 Chairman, CII Karnataka State Council & Managing Director, 3M India Limited

Ms Jyothi Pradhan

Vice Chairperson, CII Karnataka State Council & CEO, Kurlon Enterprise Ltd

Mr Friedrich Birgelen

Deputy Consul General for Germany in Bangalore

Mr Jonathan Zadka

Consul General of Israel to South India

Mr Sam Freeman

Trade Commissioner, Australia Consulate in India

Mr KT Rajan

Deputy Head of Mission (DHM) & Cluster Head - Technology & Innovation for India & South Asia, UK

Dr Jacob Orberg

 Innovation Attache, Consulate General of Denmark

Dr Ezhil Subbian

CEO, String Bio Pvt Ltd

Dr Taslimarif Saiyed

CEO & Director
C-CAMP

Mr Deepak Padaki

EVP, Chief Strategy & Risk Officer
Infosys Ltd

Dr Sanjay Singh

mRNA Vaccines

Dr Santanu Dasgupta

Reliance

Dr Jogin Desai

Founder and CEO, Eyestem

Dr Syed Shams Yazdani

Group Leader of the Microbial Engineering group