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

Day 2 :  Parallel Sessions

1. Future of Healthcare

Ms Shobana Kamineni

Executive Vice Chairperson
Apollo Hospitals

Dr. Naresh Trehan

CII National Healthcare
Committee Chairman

Mr Ajay Nanavati

Chairman, Quantum Advisors &
Former Chairman, Syndicate Bank

Dr Alexander Thomas

President, Association of
Healthcare Providers India (AHPI)

Mr Amit Mohan

Chief Operating Officer
GE Healthcare India and South Asia Region

Mr Krishna Chaitanya

Partner - Risk Consulting Services
EY (Ernst & Young LLP)

Mr Sasikanth Dola

Partner, Mckinsey

Ms Lucy Setian

Director of Digital Transformation
Novartis Foundation

Mr Tim Williams

Co-Founder & CEO,
My Clinical Outcomes, United Kingdom

Dr Nandakumar Jairam

Advisor - Manipal Group

Dr Venkataraman Sundareswaran

MCHC Fellow, AI & ML
World Economic Forum

Dr. Keren Priyadarshini

WW Healthcare Industry
Lead Microsoft

Mr Sidharth Shah

Co-Founder and CEO Pharmeasy

Ms Jyoti Gera

General Manager
Primary and Affordable Care, GEHC

Dr Ajay Nair

 CEO, Swasth

Dr Kaushik Murali

President, Sankara Eye Hospital

Dr. Radha Rangarajan Head

OJAS MedTech

Dr Charit Bhograj

Founder & CEO, Tricog

Mr Daryl Arnold

CEO, Connected Life

Ms Jo Agarwal

Co-Founder, Wysa

Mr Neelish Reddy

Chair Yi Bengaluru & Product Development Operation Lead, Cisco India

Dr Sai Praveen Haranath

MBBS, MPH, FCCP
Senior Consultant Pulmonologist & Critical Care Specialist & Medical Director, Apollo eACCESS TeleICU Service, Apollo Hospitals

Mr Suthirth Vaidya

 Co-Founder & CEO, Pedible Health

Mr Ajit Patil

Co-Founder & CEO,
Deeptek

2. Future of Automotive & Mobility

Mr Soumitra Bhattacharya

President, Bosch Group in India and Managing Director at Bosch Ltd.

Mr Kamal Bali

President & Managing Director
Volvo Group India Pvt Ltd

Mr Ramesh Ramadurai

Managing Director, 3M India Ltd  

Mr Shekar Viswanathan

 Past Chairman, CII Karnataka & Former Vice Chairman, Toyota Kirloskar Motor

Mr Aman Choudhari

Past Chairman, CII Karnataka &
Managing Director, Surin Automotive

Mr Dattatri Salagame

CEO, President, Managing Director
at Robert Bosch Engineering
And Business Solutions

Mr Akilur Rahman

CTO Hitachi ABB Power Grids

Mr Guruprasad Mudlapur

MD, Bosch Automotive Electronics
India Pvt Ltd

Ms Sripriya Gangadhara Nellore

Product Owner Connectivity Platform
Ather Energy

Mr Arvind Goel

MD & CEO
Tata AutoComp

Dr Akshai Kumar Alape Seetharam

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry & Centre for Nanotechnology
IIT Guwahati

Mr Shivanshu Gupta

Senior Partner
McKinsey & Company India

Ms Veena YV

Marketing and Business Strategy, Bosch Powertrain Solutions 

Mr B Indushekar

Head Strategy Volvo Group India

Mr Marco Zehe

Head of Strategy and
Transformation Bosch Business Sector Mobility

Mr Anshuman Awasthi

Vice President & Head of Innovation
Mercedes – Benz Research & Development India

Mr Prashanth A

Head – Mobility Solutions
Bosch Ltd

Mr Chetan Maini

Co-Founder, Sun Mobility

Mr Sandeep Maini

Chairman, Maini Group

Ms Vasudha Madhavan

Founder, Ostara Advisors

Mr Manikandan

Founder Director, Spero Mobility & Energy Solutions Pvt Ltd 

3. Future of Financial Services

Mr Sanjiv Bajaj

President Designate CII & CMD
Bajaj Finserv Ltd

 

Ms Zarin Daruwala

Cluster CEO
Standard Chartered Bank

Ms Arundhati Bhattacharya

CEO, Salesforce, India

Mr Rajeev Sabharwal

MD & CEO, Tata Capital

Mr Ajay Nanavati

Chairman, Quantum Advisors &
Former Chairman, Syndicate Bank

Mr Ari Sarker,

Co-President, Asia Pacific, Mastercard

Mr Alok Mittal

Co-Founder and CEO, Indifi

Mr Amrish Rau

CEO, PineLabs

Mr Bhargav Dasgupta

MD & CEO
ICICI Lombard

Mr Y S Chakravartis

MD & CEO, Shriram City Union Finance Ltd

Mr Deniz Guven

CEO Mox Bank
(The HK based digital only Bank)

Mr Nithin Kamath

CEO, Zerodha

Ms Praveen Rai

COO, NPCI

Mr Rajeev Nair

Managing Director,
Lead - Industry Network
Accenture Advanced Technology Centres

Mr Sanjay Gurjar

MD & Regional Head, Banks & Broker Dealers, Asean & South Asia

Mr Harshvardhan Lunia

Mr Vijaya Kumar

CEO and Principal Officer
Digit Insurance

Mr Sameer Nigam

CEO, PhonePe

Mr Kusal Roy

CPBB Head
Standard Chartered Bank, India

Mr Tarun Chugh

Managing Director & CEO
Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd.

Day 3 : Parallel Sessions

1. Futue of Retail

Mr Arvind Mediratta

Managing Director & CEO METRO Cash & Carry India

Ms Gunjan Krishna, IAS*

Commissioner for Industrial Development & Director of Industries and Commerce Government of Karnataka

Mr Laeeq Ali

Convener, CII Startup Panel &
Co-Founder & Director,Origami Creatives

Mr Ambeshwar Nath

Senior Vice President( Retail EMEA), Infosys

Mr Eric Heens

Director Operations, Metro Cash & Carry India

Mr BS Nagesh

TRRAIN

Mr Jeyandran Venugopal

CTO, Flipkart

Mr Kabeer Biswas

Founder – Dunzo   

Mr Timo Salzsieder

CIO/CSO, Metro AG

Mr Vipual Sharma

Founder, Chqbook

Mr Alok Sharma

Executive Director, Supply Chain, Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB)

Mr Vinod Mathur

Vice President Product Management, Blue Yonder India

Mr Sujeet Kumar

Co- Founder, Udaan

Mr Raghav Rao

CFO, Amazon

Mr Devendra Chawla

Managing Director and CEO -
Spencer’s Retail Limited and
Nature’s Basket Ltd

Ms Kavitha Rao

IKEA India

Mr Sudanva

Big Basket

Mr Sangeetha M

Past Chair CII Yi Bengaluru & CEO Foregreen Foods

Mr Srinivasan R

Professor of Strategy at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB)

Mr Abhishek Ganguly

Managing Director, Puma 

Mr Rajat Wahi

Partner, Deloitte Consulting, India

Mr Vipul Mathur

Head – Exclusive Lines, Lifestyle Business

2. Futue of Communication

Mr Kris Gopalakrishnan

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

Mr Dave West

President, Cisco APJC
Cisco India & SAARC

Mr Ramesh Ramadurai

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

Prof K VijayRaghavan

Principal Scientific Adviser to Government of India

Manish Tiwari

Sr VP & Global CISO, Bharti Airtel

Mr Vivek Aggarwal, IAS

Additional Secretary
Ministry of Agriculture
Government of India

Dr Neeraj Mittal, IAS

Principal Secretary
Dept of Information Technology
Govt of Tamil Nadu

Ms Meena Nagaraj C N, IAS

Director, KBIT,
Government of Karnataka

Mr Deepak Padaki

Infosys

Mr Arun Kumar Melkot

VP & Head of Application Business, North America, Wipro Ltd

Mr Arvi Krishnaswamy

Director, Product and Strategy, Experience Management, Cisco

Mr Byas Nambisan

CEO
Ezetap Mobile Solutions Pvt. Ltd

Ms Daisy Chittilapilly

Vice President
Cisco India & SAARC

Mr Hemal Shah

APJ-CIO and SVP, Dell

Mr Ravi Mehta

Partner, Deloitte

Ms Rama Vedashree

President, DSCI

Mr Rajesh Sundaresan

Professor, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE), IISc

Mr Suhas Mansingh

VP, Engineering, Cisco

Ms Anupam Trehan

Sr Director, People & Communities
Cisco Systems

Mr Kiran Karnik

Chairman, ReBit

Mr G Shankara

 Vice President – HR,
Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd

Mr Sarav Radhakrishnan

Distinguished Engineer, CSG, Cisco

Mr Sidharth Menda

Founder & Vice Chairman, CoWrks

Mr Sanjay Kaul

President APJC, SP Business
Cisco

Mr Harish Krishnan

MD and Chief Policy Officer
Cisco

Mr R S Mani

DDG, NIC

3. Future of Transportation

Mr Amitabh Kant

CEO, NITI Aayog 

Mr R Dinesh

Joint Managing Director
TVS Logistics

Mr Kamal Bali

Past Chairman, CII Karnataka & President & Managing Director, Volvo Group India Pvt Ltd

Dr N Muthukumar

President & Executive Director
Meritor HVS (India) Ltd

Mr Sandeep Singh

Managing Director, Tata Hitachi Construction Machinery Co Pvt Ltd

Dr Taslimarif Saiyed

CEO & Director
C-CAMP

Mr Pravin Hungund

Chief Technologist & Global Head Technovation Centre, Wipro Ltd

Ms Vinutha Narayanmurthy

CTO, Wipro

Mr Lars Stenquist

Executive Vice-President & CTO, Volvo Group HQ

Mr C R Vishwanath

Engineering Leader,
Product Development & Transformation Leader, Volvo Group India Pvt Ltd

Dr Sudeendra Koushik

Innovation Director & Head of CampX Volvo Group

Ms Shradha Sharma

Founder & CEO, YourStory Media

Mr Murali Arikara

CTO, Racanaa Energy

Mr Jonas Y Nilsson

VP, Volvo Trucks India

Ms Helene Niklasson

Head of CampX, Volvo Group

Mr Ravikiran Annaswamy

 CEO, Numocity

Day 4 : Parallel Sessions

1. Future of Sustainability & Energy

Prof Sandeep Verma

Secretary of Science and Engineering Research Board

Ms Jyothi Pradhan

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

Mr Anirban Ghosh

Chief Sustainability Officer, Mahindra Group

Mr Alok Nanda

CEO, GE India Technology Centre & CTO, GE South Asia

Mr Deepesh Nanda

CEO, GE Gas Power South Asia

Mr Matt Guyette

Director Business Research
Strategy GE Research

Mr Kirit Bramhbhatt

CEO, Reliance Energy

Mr Wim Van Gerven

Director & VP Operations, Arcelor Mittal

Mr Deepak Maloo

Regional Sales Leader - Onshore Wind International – APAC, GE
Renewable Energy

Mr Rajesh Ramachandran

Chief Digital Officer - Industrial Automation | Global Head of Digital & Product Management, ABB India

Mr Bose Varghese

Head of Green Initiatives in Infosys

Mr SGK Kishore

ED-South and Chief Innovation Officer – GMR Airports

Mr C S Divakar

Head – EHS – India Region, Grindwell Norton Ltd, Saint Gobain

Ms Shilpa Gupta

India Engineering Leader
GE Gas Power

Mr Vikram Rai

Country Head, GE Aviation South Asia & Indonesia

Mr Prashant Jain

CEO
JSW Energy

Mr Derek M Shah

Executive Vice President
Larsen and Toubro Ltd Power IC

Mr Sisira Dash

Senior Vice President, Engineering & maintenance VISTARA - TATA SIA

Dr Ashish lele

Director
CSIR National Chemical Laboratory

Mr Vinod Hejmadi

Director Finance
Air India

2. Future of Food

Mr Piruz Khambatta

CMD, Rasna Pvt Ltd

Mr P Ravichandran

President, Danfoss

Dr Chindi Vasudevappa

VC, NIFTEM

Dr C. Anandharamakrishan

Director, IIFPT

Ms Sushma Vasudevan

Managing Director and Partner
BCG

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 Yatindra Sharma

Managing Director
KHS Machinery Pvt Ltd

Mr Sanjay Sharma

CEO, MTR foods Pvt Ltd

Mr Pratik Pota

Chief Executive Officer & Whole Time Director, Jubilant Food Works Ltd

Mr James Joseph

Managing Director, Jackfruit 365

Mr Varun Deshpande

Managing Director
Good Food Institute

Mr Anuj Rastugi

COO, Chocolate, Confectionery Coffee, & New Businesses, ITC Ltd

Ms Sujatha Jayaraman

VP, R&D, Unilever Beverages

Mr Tanutejas Saraswat

CEO and Founder, Shop Kirana

Mr T Seshu Kumar

National Head - Buying and Merchandising
Big Basket

Mr Ashish Jhina

Co-Founder, Jumbotail

3. Future of Manufacturing

Mr L Krishnan

Managing Director
Taegutec India Private Ltd

Dr Alexander Liu

Head of Additive Manufacturing Programs, Asia Region - ASTM International

Mr Maniraj Perumal

DGM-Prototype Development
Hero MotoCorp

Dr. U. Chandrasekhar

Program Director AddWize
Wipro 3D

Mr Sarajit Jha

Chief Business Transformation &
Digital Solutions Tata Steel

Mr Naveen Unni

Partner, McKinsey

Mr Maltesh Somasekharappa

CEO & Co-Founder
Supercraft 3D

Dr. Vishwas Ramadas Puttige

Business Head, amace solutions

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