With a Post-Graduate in International Marketing from Symbiosis Institute of International Business, I have worked in with some of the largest National and International brands such as Zee Entertainment, Inox Leisure, Loop Mobile, Cimatron Technologies amongst others. Now, for the past 3.5 years, I run my own brand, marketing and communication consultancy with a special focus on digital marketing, called CrimsonCobalt Digital Private Limited In a career spanning over 14 years, I have conducted several conferences on a gamut of topics including – Marketing, Media, Entertainment, Business Management, Macro-Economics, Solid Waste Management and Renewable Energy Sources. I am an expert in Digital Marketing, having worked in the industry and being at the forefront of online innovations and introduction of new products. Key amongst them are the sessions at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS-SVE), Vinod Gupta School of Management (IIT – Kharagpur), various IIMs, Symbiosis University, Central and State Pollution Control Board of India (CPCB), Venture Centre (National Chemical Laboratories – NCL), Vasantdada Sugar Institute and several other management institutes amongst others. I not only facilitate as a is not only a Guest Faculty at Management Institutes but also mentor the students. A strong background in Strategy and Marketing, has enabled me in assisting businesses identify their goals and grow with a formidable pace. I also consult Small and Medium Businesses to scale up their operations.
NPR Design is a communications agency that churns out marvels in graphic, web, print and media design and development. Today, the agency has clocked more than 100 clients across 25 industries with successful case studies under its belt. Nitin is the Founder and the Creative Director of NPR Design. He is Social Media & Content Marketing Expert too. He has trained companies like NPCI for their content strategy methods along with 360-degree social media marketing activities.
Digital Marketing Trainer, Consultant and Evangelist - Trained from Online Marketing Lab at Google - an official training covering fundamentals of YouTube video advertising, Analytics, AdSense &AdMob and advanced concepts of Google AdWords. Post that, appointed as Google AdClass Trainer to train college students and later on, for SMB owners and entrepreneurs. Alongside, consulting startups, doing contractual projects and evangelizing traditional businesses for digital marketing. - Conducted online & classroom training sessions for 3000+ participants from 10 corporates, 20 SMBs, 10 startups and 11 colleges with an average of 96% success results.
Rhea Punjabi is a Soft Skills Trainer and an Image Consultant. She has completed her course from the Image Consulting Business Institute. She also holds an All India All Time Rank 3 in Train the Trainer program certified by NABET (National Accreditation Board of Education and Training). She completed her MBA from K.J Somaiya Institute and proceeded to work in the fast and challenging corporate environment. Passionate about teaching, meeting new people and networking, the move to becoming a Soft Skills Trainer and Image Consultant was a natural fit. With encouragement from family and friends, she started training in 2016. In her free time, she loves exploring new cafes and restaurants, reading inspirational articles and travelling within and outside India.
Vasudha thrives in areas which involve defining business strategy and integration of technology and marketing in the digital space. Vasudha is an Engineer in Electronics & Telecommunication with MBA in Human Resources from ICFAI University. She started her career in 2008 & has worked in various consulting, BPO, KPO, IT and Digital Marketing firms as part of her corporate curve. Training has always been her passion and various opportunities that came her way gave her an impetus to make it a full time career ahead. Today she is associated with one of the top B-schools of Mumbai as Visiting faculty as well as freelance trainer for corporate training institutes. Her experience and association with people from various domains helps her to effectively manage people and their behaviour. Vasudha is creative and possesses excellent inter-personal management skills. She has conducted training programs on Digital Marketing & brand building, E-mail writing, People Management, Leadership development, Cross-culture management, Effective Communication skills & corporate etiquette.
Head at Social Samosa Hitesh Rajwani heads Social Samosa, an online publication reporting insights, trends and breaking stories on social media marketing. An MBA graduate from Symbiosis and an economics major, Hitesh holds prime expertise in digital marketing strategy, brand management and experiential marketing. A passion maven and a self-motivated entrepreneur, he has co-founded a couple of ventures. He is the founder and architect of India’s First Décor Influencer Awards and Social Samosa 30 Under 30 Over the years, he has consulted small medium businesses with their social media marketing strategy and handled online marketing mandates for various brands. His varied exposure is a testimony to his wide array of skills that range across marketing, communications and business development.
Educator - Taught at many universities Data Scientist - taught & wrote books: Data analytics - available at amazon.com/dp/B00K2I2JL8 Big Data Essentials - available at amazon.com/dp/B01HPFZRBY Marketing leader - 9 years at IBM; 2 years at a start-up; 1 year at Panduit, 2 years at Wipro Researcher - research published in top journals and conferences Program Manager - global programs at IBM; Online education programs at MUM Consultant - IT services for insurance companies, international organizations Organizer - sales events for IBM; cultural events for ethnic communities Blogger - anilmah.com contains interesting stuff on IT and spirituality Student - IIT Delhi, IIM Ahmedabad, Case Western Reserve Univ, IBM Academy Meditator - trained in TM, Vipassana Outdoors- ran a marathon; lived in 6 cities in US; traveled to 20 countries Attitude - care for people; work hard; enjoy every experience Skills - combination of technical, analytical, communication and executive skills.
Dr. Bhasin is the founding director of a statistical consulting firm registered and based out of London, UK. She with her firm takes pride in providing academic and research centric solutions ranging from statistical and writing consulting, to technical endorsement with quantitative and qualitative analyses especially in social and health sciences. She is a social epidemiologist whose work focuses extensively on psychosocial and biological determinants of health and nutritional outcomes. Her research has been oriented towards understanding social inequalities in health and nutrition related to socioeconomic status, different racial and ethnic groups, and maternal-child health along with understanding chronic burden as an outcome of these mechanisms. Majority of her work is devoted to constructing a model based on life course conceptual framework for chronic diseases and suggesting evaluation of health outcomes systematically in child health through maternal parameters. She believes in through understanding of the most vulnerable phases in women’s life cycle-menarche, pregnancy and senescence of reproductive phase for assessing maternal-child health outcomes. Dr. Bhasin received her PhD from University of Delhi in India, and her MPH from Kings College London, UK. She comes with experience of research in surveys in health and nutrition and has been participant in various trainings pertaining to Epidemiology within reputed organisations.Dr. Bhasin has been associated with various organisations in the field of public health in various positions of research consultant, research fellow and research manager. She has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed articles and has given several conference presentations.
Working as a Senior iOS Developer in Craftsvilla.com. I have 5.6 Years of experience in designing and developing iPhone and iPad applications using Swift, Objective-C and iOS 10 SDK for iPhone and iPad. Master of Science in Information Technology(IT) from IIITM-K and BE in Electronics from Nagpur University. I Have the sound knowledge of Swift, Objective-C, Xcode IDE, Swift, UIKit Framework and iOS SDK.
Gulrez Haji is an industry expert in Marketing, Management, Operations with 10 plus years of experience. She is a seasoned professional in Overseas Education, Corporate training, Strategic Business Planning, Marketing, Team Building & Management, Operations Excellent Relationships with internal & external stake holders – Business Associates & Agents Good Exposure across Geographies and Culture Ability to Mentor and Coach Teams for Optimal Performance Good Oratory & Presentation Skills Gulrez Haji believes strongly in 'Work Done' with ‘Solution Design’ thinking which provides a response edge to non-standard situations.
Anzaar is a creative, innovative and professional marketing strategist with over seven years of experience in designing cross-channel, integrated marketing programs, especially through digital platforms. At Google, he leads key media programs and manages all strategic as well tactical aspects of running Search, Display and Video marketing campaigns for large corporates based in UK and Ireland. He is dedicated to driving customer success via marketing-dollar efficiencies and product adoption. Before Google, Anzaar was spearheading all digital marketing initiatives for YES Bank which included website content and design, display and video advertising, mobile marketing, search engine marketing and SEO, programmatic buying, email marketing and social media promotions. Anzaar’s passions and proficiencies include performance marketing, branding, strategic alliances, media planning, visual aesthetics and go-to-market strategy. He has worn the hat of a marketing advisor for several early-stage start-ups, and endeavours to continue helping new businesses to achieve their business goals through data-driven insights. With an innate passion for new technologies and emerging trends, Anzaar strives to create simple yet effective user/ customer experiences. Digital marketing is an ever-changing space and his mantra is to always stay ahead of the curve. Anzaar is an alumnus of IIM Shillong and Symbiosis University, and has served as a Rotary International ambassador to USA. He is also a seasoned swimmer with several accolades at the Indian and USA national swim meets, and from the Sports Federation of India.
Chetan Purav has 10+ years of experience in Oracle Technology and related domains. In addition to this he also has 3+ years of experience as Technical Architect. Cheatn Purav takes care of Requirement Analysis / architecture / Sizing / implementation of all relevant Oracle technologies Technical 4 + Years as an Oracle Solution Architect (Sizing, Architecting etc.) 6+ years as a Sr. Oracle DBA (Implementation Consultant and Production support) Non-Technical Effective project management Technical Pre-Sales and solution architecture Good Project Documentation skills Good leadership qualities as well as ability to work as a team member Ability to grasp different technologies in a short span of time Identifying customer requirements & designing appropriate solutions Specialties Management: Multiple Technology Pre-Sales, Project Life cycle Management, Project Effort Estimation & Costing, Resource Management, Managing multi technology projects like SAP, Oracle Golden Gate, ODI & Cloud. Technical: Solution Architecture on Oracle/UNIX, Oracle Technology Consulting, Implementation of Oracle Maximum Availability Architecture for production fallback & DR, Oracle Tuning exercises for large Oracle implementations, Project management for Database implementation & s upport in combination with Customer / Other principle vendors, Performance analysis and tuning recommendations Certifications: Management: • Prince2 certified • MBA- PGDM - IT Project Management from Welingkar Institute Technical • TOGAF Certified • OCP: 9i/10g/11g/12C • Oracle: 10g GG, 11g PT, 11g RAC & GRID
Anand Kumar is currently the Email Delivery Consultant at Adobe and has prior experience at Souq.com, Jabong, Fareportal and Benchmark Email. Throughout his career Anand Kumar has acquired and demonstrated skills such as online marketing, Email Strategy, List Building, Google Analytics, Search Engine optimisation and much more. Anand Kumar is a trainer for Workshop on Email Marketing at Webind.
Raul Vaikunth is currently the Head of Business at C2L BIZ Solutions and founder of eWarranty Solutions and has prior experience at IITL, Mastek Ltd, Grammin Technologies, MacSys Informatics and Avows Technologies. Throughout his career Raul has acquired and demonstrated skills such as Pre-Sales, Architecting Enterprise Solution, Data Migrations, Implementation of large applications. He has over 20 Years experience in IT with expertise in Life Insurance Business Process and Stock Market domains. Solution Design, Development & Implementation experience for International Clients in16+ Countries. Successfully established Pre-School, studied apprx 300+ Students.
Urmil is a Co-founder of Carnot which is an IOT start-up, building products in the connected car space. They've developed a plug & play connected car technology to help bridge the gap between your car and smartphone for a smarter, safer & greener driving experience. The inspiration to create Carnot came from the belief that our cars have evolved so much over the last decade, yet the most fundamental aspect of our cars being able to communicate with us has seen little improvement.
Rahul Huilgol is focused and conscientious, whether it is in the solving of a typical technology problem or business consulting or in the mundane document writing. He has a substantial experience in pre-sales together with consulting in the Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence space. Outside of work, being equally engaged in music, he prefers Piano keyboards to computer keyboards. Serve as the Organist and Choirmaster for a church. Driven and keen on creating opportunity for the underprivileged at the grass-roots of society. Rahul Huilgol is currently the Senior Analyst at Clover Infotech and has prior experience at TCS. Throughout his career Rahul has acquired and demonstrated various skills such as Business Analytics, Data Warehousing, Requirement Analysis, ETL and presales. He is a trainer for the topic Business Intelligence on WeBind
Siroonik Sarah Henry is an Industrial Training Expert in Voice, Accent, Soft Skills, HRM. She has conducted Training for companies like- Dale Carnegie, BMW, GSK, Genpact, RBS, Cairn India, Ericson, Phoenix Mills, Intel, LG Corp (CNS), Marvell Inc., CCI, GM, Yokogawa, Toyota, Mitsubishi, Verizon to name a few. She is a Communication and Behavioural Skills Training Professional, with an extensive background in CRM and dynamic work exposure at different levels in Operation and Support Function roles; focuses to forever demonstrate and abide by the Dale Carnegie Principles inside and outside the Training room. Her hobbies include solving puzzles, writing poetry and listening to music in Arabic, Hebrew, English & Spanish.
Rahul Sonone is a Digital Marketing expert with over 6+ years experience and certification in Google Analytics. He has handled several accounts in Google Adwords, Facebook Advertisers, LinkedIn Campaign Manager, Twitter Ad Manager, SEO and Google Analytics. The portfolio of client that Rahul has worked on range from BFSI, Travel, E-Commerce, Consumer Electronics & Luxury category. Over the period some of major client that he has worked on are Microsoft Virtual Academy, HUL, Emirates NBD Bank, IKEA, Buro24x7 etc. Forte - Campaign set up, app Install, A/B Testing, Analytics, Adwords, FB Ad Manager, LinkedIn Ads, Client Pitch Tools Proficiency - A/B Testing - VWO, Crazyegg Analytics - Omniture, Analytics, Facebook app analytics SEM - Google Adwords, Facebook Ad Manager, Twitter Ad Manager, LinkedIn Ad Manager SEO - Google Console, OSE
Paras Mehra is a passionate Chartered Accountant, emerging from the startup industry. I have been through diversified experience in a very short span of time. I have been into Company law, International Trade, Direct taxaton, GST, Startups consultant, legal advisor and further other important areas of my field. I also love to read, write and talk about the subject relating to my area.
Altamash Khan has over 6 years of experience in digital marketing having core expertise in digital media planning and buying, digital media strategy, social media marketing, content marketing, programmatic & audience buying, email marketing. He is well versed with digital tools like ComScore, Google AdWords, Google Analytics, Facebook R&F and Adgooroo. Also, cleared Google AdWords Certification twice. Altamash Khan has experience of working on brands across diverse categories majorly FMCG, Auto, Entertainment, BFSI, Retail, Real Estate & Travel amongst others. Currently working with Maxus India (GroupM) as a Business Manager handling the complete brand portfolio of Garnier and also worked on HBO, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Starbucks India. Experience of lecturing & training in the past 2 years in multiple institutes covering digital marketing topics.
Vinit Kini has 20+ years of IT industry exposure, he has worked across all phases of Software development life cycle for product development and delivering business critical applications. Since last 5 years working on Oracle WebCenter delivering projects across the globe on Document Management Solutions, Accounts Payable automation, Enterprise Content Management to Intranet Portals & Corporate websites. Vinit Kini enjoys working as Solution Architect to help customer build applications to their business need and improve productive by understanding their business process & gathering domain knowledge. An avid foodie and globe trotter.
You can talk to Prakash about Ubuntu on IoT devices. Prakash Advani has 20 years of work experience in Sales, Alliances, Marketing and Business Development & over 16 years of experience in Linux and Open Source Domain expertise: Devices, IoT, PCs and Cloud Expertise in establishing businesses from ground up Strong communication skills and technology evangelist Mentoring startup and Jury Member for INSEAD Venture Competition, NASSCOM Emerge 50 and Devang Mehta IT Awards
Jonathan Bill is an Entrepreneur and is currently building CreditMate, a fintech focused on the used motorbike market in India. He is an advisor and investor to a select portfolio of businesses: Reverie Language Technologies - where we have now closed Series A $4M Overcart - closed seed, pre series A and recent Series A $4M mPaani - closed pre series A BillBachao - founded and exited Abra - closed series A $12M Yonder&Beyond - IPO at $20M On Device Research - seed $500K Venture Foundry a boutique investment partnership To date, one failure - EatAds which did not progress beyond early seed.
Dalan Mendonca loves creating elegant things that solve problems and delight people. Pure geek, engineer from BITS-Pilani, currently a Product Manager at Instamojo. Previously, Product management at Paytm & Site Integrity at Facebook. Dalan has worked on a diverse expanse of problems from technically-challenging ones like computer vision & machine learning to business-oriented ones like revenue models and product roadmaps. The same breadth of experience has given him hands on experience in programming, design, data analysis as well as product management. Productive leisure activities include blogging, helping out non-profits/small causes and reading.
Shweta Raizada is a writer specializing in resume writing, cover letters and LinkedIn profile thus can express value addition of clients to the prospective employers for all sectors/domains in varied industries in a highly professional way. With an experience of >4 years in crafting top and middle management executive resumes along with encapsulating quintessence information in prescribed word-length, she is skilled at drawing out skill sets, focus areas and professional achievements of the job seekers. Adept at running gap analysis, she ensures the information provided is complete, accurate, free of factual errors, inconsistencies & redundancy. Shweta Raizada is also skilled at filtering and refining resume content, ensuring timely deliveries besides adhering to quality standards whilst servicing clients along with handling client grievances.
Vishal Mundlye is a thorough Software Testing Professional who loves to explore and test all kinds of complex applications. Working in Mumbai at present and leading a Business Intelligence and Data Analysis Team of developers, test engineers and Analyst. In his professional free time he loves to learn and experiment with new technologies, programming languages and Automation Frameworks. In his personal free time, he loves to travel, listen to music, spend time with my family and cook. He has worked in the past with Infosys Ltd. at various location such as Mysore, Pune and NewYork.
Mansi Gupta is an undergraduate in Computer Science from BITS Pilani working as a Data Scientist in LinkedIn for more than a year now. Mansi is passionate about using the power of data science to make this world a better place, add value to people's lives. She has worked on Search stack at LinkedIn, and from the past few months, she is working in a team whose role is to filter spam on LinkedIn, and provide you with a better experience on LinkedIn feed.
Mahesh Anand is a very passionate Educationist, Entrepreneur, Corporate Trainer, Motivational Speaker, Data Analytics Consultant. Having 14 plus years of experience in facilitating the learning of Gen-Y and Gen-X learners to produce exceptional results and to lead life with an attitude to excel, succeed and Passionately follow their dreams. Mahesh strongly believes in Experiential Learning Methodologies and Multiple Intelligence Skills Based Teaching-Learning Approach. Trained 16,000 Plus (till Aug 2016) Engineering Students & Faculty across India, including IIIT's and NIT's and Engineers & Scientist on Various Technical & Life Skills.
Jacob Joseph has an investment banking career of 9 years where he dealt with areas in Consulting, Finance & Fund Management, Trading (Equity & Equity Derivatives), Revenue Generation and Client Relationship Management, then he took a career shift to Data Science. Currently, he is working for CleverTap, a digital analytics, user engagement and personalization platform where he is an integral part leading their data science team.
Amrita Kolay has completed graduation in electronics and engineering, but she was not quite happy with her stream, but the field of writing always rang a bell of happiness at the back of her head. So after graduating, she took writing as a full-time job. Over the years, she has tried her hands on various genres such as Resume Writing, Blogging, Story Writing and Content/Website Profile Writing. Taking out the key important points from a person's job profile and writing an impactful story in the form of a resume has always been her major area of Interest. Though her years of experience is around five, but so far she has worked for Top notch clients associated with big giants such as Google, Facebook, Walt Disney, IBM etc. To name a few, she has received testimonials from VP-Citibank, CEO – IMFL, Managing Director, Asia Globe Trade Ltd, IBM-Country Head and more. Amrita is a passionate budding writer, who is keen to work on challenging profiles and extend horizons of knowledge and experience.
Gaurav De is a brand marketing specialist, currently Chief Creative Officer & Head of Strategy at Triature, a digital agency with offices in Mumbai & London. Over the past 18 years, Gaurav has been part of numerous reputed companies - Facebook, Sapient Nitro, McCann & Leo Burnett to name a few. In his career, Gaurav has worked on global brand names such as Toyota, National Geographic Channel, Abbott Pharmaceuticals, Puma & several others. In his twin capacity of creative & strategy, Gaurav's key output is understanding consumers - their lives, culture, thinking and more. And deploying those insights to create digital engagements that impact brands positively
Siddharth has over 6 years of IT industry exposure. He has 2+ year of Data Analysis and Business Intelligence experience & works as a Data Visualization Expert. He is primarily involved in building the visualization practice which helps & translate business problems to analytical frameworks: SAS Visual Analytics 7.2, Tableau 9.2, 9.3. He is good at doing POCs, extracting insights & analyzing data in R. Siddharth Paliwal is an artist by heart & strongly believes in perfectionism. He enjoys singing, making sketch designs & playing badminton.
Farheen Mehdi has over seven years of professional HR Generalist / Recruitment / Training & development experience across various domains including Internet, Tech, Consulting, Outsourcing, Media, Manufacturing, Retail, FMCG, Government Contract services and Shipping and Logistics. She has have extensive background in Corporate and Contract roles, to include full cycle employment practices for international and domestic candidates. She is currently a Lead Recruiter in FB and in her previous role as Head of Training & Development, she managed T&D department where she overhauled the Performance Management Cycle, Identified Training and Development requirements for the entire workforce from Executives to Associate level in Bahrain, Africa & Qatar. Prior to that she held an HR Representative role, where she was aligned to the Application Outsourcing Unit and supported general human resources activities as well as project management. She has worked with leadership to understand the business environment, and to determine, develop and execute innovative solutions, policies and training programs. She plays an advisory role in bridging the gap between the leadership and company policies. Farheen Mehdi was instrumental in managing resourcing and staffing, liaising with the project leadership and the recruitment team. Played key role as member of Strategic Planning Team; played an advisory role from HR perspective in the company restructuring at Exec level and ensured compliance with labor laws.
Nikhil Bhansali wants to help people give shape to their ideas. Nikhil co-founded Akaar, an online manufacturing platform based in Bengaluru. Akaar does 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, CNC Routing, CNC Machining and various other computer aided manufacturing. They work on a motive which says 'Manufacturing, Simplified', if you have an idea, just design it, Akaar will manufacture it and deliver to you.
Founding Member | Business Head Zepo is an eCommerce platform that aims to simplify eCommerce for Indian brands. Zepo has helped more than 3,000 businesses sell online successfully on their own online stores. With its ready to use platform, anyone can create their own online store within minutes. One can design their websites using any of the 100+ eCommerce website templates. With simple drag and drop features, all elements of their store can be modified. Along with an online store, Zepo also provides its customers with the complete infrastructure required to run an online business. Customers are also given a free payment gateway, to enable them to receive online payments on their website. They are also provided with tie-ups with top courier companies, to help them deliver their orders across the globe. In addition to their own online stores, customers can also start selling on Flipkart, Amazon and other top marketplaces, through Zepo. Funded by Morpheus Gang, One97 Communications and Orios Ventures, Zepo currently has offices in Bangalore and Mumbai (HQ). With a team size of more than 50, Zepo hopes to help every business in India to sell online.
A seasoned Recruitment personnel with more than 5 years of experience in the industry. Atif has been a part of many Recruitment agencies hiring Rockstar/ top talent for clients based out in India, US, UK, Malaysia and Singapore. I have fulfilled requirements of 18 Global Banks, 150+ Startups, major consulting & IT Product based companies, Major Media and Digital Marketing agencies across US & India. I specialize in handling Technical & Executive Recruitment's. Placed a numerous Directors, VP's, AVP's, CFO's, Controllers across various clients that I worked with. Handled Technical requirements starting from a Junior Developer to CTO's for startups and Banking clients in various countries. Having experience working for Recruitment Agencies, Corporate & RPO's. Currently heading the entire Recruitment for Haptik, handling a team of 1 Recruitment Manager and 5 Recruiters. Responsible for all the Technical, Non-technical and Bulk hiring's for the company. Hired more than 300+ new employees in the span of 3 months.
Among the pioneers of Digital Marketing, Pradeep has been part of the Internet Industry since 2000. He has been a serial entrepreneur for last 16 years and is currently a Co-founder & CEO of Digital Vidya, Asia’s leading Digital Marketing education company. Pradeep is one of the most sought after international speakers on Digital Marketing and Entrepreneurship. His speaking assignments include ad-tech, SES (USA & India), World Social Media Summit at Kuala Lumpur, Social Media Workshops across Asia, Click Asia Summit, Global Youth Marketing Forum, TiEcon and NASSCOM India Leadership Forum. He writes on Entrepreneurship and Digital Marketing for Wall Street Journal, Inc & Entrepreneur Magazines. Pradeep is also the recipient of Social Media Entrepreneur Award (at Global Youth Marketing Forum), PIMR Marketing Excellence Award and CMOAsia’s Brand Slam Leadership Award for his contribution to Digital Marketing industry. A graduate of IIT Delhi, Pradeep is a core member of the Global Committee at SEMPO USA, a non-profit that nurtures the growth of Digital Marketing globally. He also sits on the advisory board of Social Media Chambers Malaysia. His obsession for the digital medium has led him to believe that the Internet connectivity is more important than the water supply :). He’s a tweet away @PradeepChopra.
I am an educational enthusiast who strongly believes that education is for all. I am an entrepreneur striving to change the way engineering is taught to students. I love to think out of the box, break the unfortunate traditional barriers that has been imposed and make people love engineering education.
Italo Vignolio has been active in high-tech PR and marketing since 1981, immediately after the launch of the IBM PC. Prior to switching to marketing & PR consulting in 1987, he has been a marketing executive in one of the largest technology companies worldwide. Since 2003, he is also active in marketing open source software. Although he has a degree in humanities, has a rather good understanding of technology. Specialties:Marketing, marketing research, marketing communications and public relations, open source marketing, commercial open source.
Mr. Nimbalkar heads the delivery of infrastructure management services at Clover Infotech and ensures seamless delivery of services in the realm of database management, middleware services, NOC services and migration to cloud He Brings along more than 15 years of rich experience asan IT Professional in project planning, execution tracking and management and immense domain knowledge across the insurance sector. An astute planner and leader with exemplary communication, relationship management, analytical and organizational skills. Experience of working with cross-cultural teams under multinational environments. Sanjay is a keen planner, strategist and implementer with demonstrated abilities in defining/ setting up development and configuration management processes His Functional expertise in analyzing the client requirements: translating new ideas into clients’ solutions including opportunity identification, requirements development, delivery, support & analysis, documentation, system architecture and database design are an asset to Cloverinfotech
Sikander Manihar is an outstanding person with strong business acumen and effective leadership qualities and is the Founder and Director of our company. He is efficiently handling all senior management roles involving Technical, finance, corporate planning and other involved chain functions. It is only his true devotion and diligence that elevated ZS Microtech Private Limited to its corporate status it holds in IT world today. It is his deep vision and managerial ability that is driving the entire ZS Microtech Private Limited team to run as a single unified family. He is also the Chief Technical Officer and successfully handled all the major technical projects and delivered the best solutions to our clients. With his years of experience our Technical department is the best and thus delivers the best quality products to our clients.
Nishant is the Director at Imaginarium, India's largest Additive Manufacturing Centre. He is a Mechanical Engineer and has completed his Masters in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering & Management from U.K. He is also a certified chartered engineer. He has been involved in 3D Printing and Manufacturing since almost 8 years now. Having a global experience in the field along with his knowledge and passion, he is consciously willing to promote this technology and its use for various industries.
Pratik Gupta has 10+ years of experience in core technology field. He has designed and developed several embedded systems for US Army, Navy, NASA and Department of Homeland Security. Over the years he has gained field experience with designing of several wireless technologies for remote monitoring and data collection. He has a M.S. degree in Telecommunications from the University of Maryland, College Park, where he was involved in variety networking projects, such as: improve sensor network tracking capability using CMOS camera chip, developed network simulations for Smart Dust, build applications for Nextel on Motorola iDen phones using J2ME, research video equipment sensors, indoor location positioning and develop wireless links for firefighters. He started E14 Technologies Pvt. Ltd in 2011 and since have successfully completed several RnD projects working with private companies like Mahindra Susten (Solar), Board of Cricket Control in India, Machine Pulse and several Pharmaceutical manufacturers to develop custom embedded solutions. Working with a young and energetic team E14 Technologies has acceled in every domain it has been involved with several World's First and India's First solutions.
Explorer, developer and passionate about automobiles. Currently working as R&D engineer at Prigma Edutech Solutions, India’s one of the leading edutech startups committed to revolutionizing the way society needs to learn technology. I am always fascinated about automotive advancements that how we could improvise the safety and reduce the mobility cost, that will directly impact on the livelihood of common man. I understand vehicular design and development and serving in the core competency of the company toward technology product development which my major role in the company.
Varun Sheth is the co-founder and CEO of Ketto, Asia's largest crowdfunding platform. He is a commerce graduate from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics in Mumbai and is also a certified financial risk manager and financial analyst. He has a strong background in finance and has worked at ICAP aleading financial institutions .His strong background in finance, a passion for crowdfunding and the drive to create something revolutionary led Varun to quit his job and begin laying the foundation of Ketto
Founder of Inventrom, an Internet of Things startup and inventors of the award winning Bolt IoT Platform. http://www.boltiot.com/ Inventrom was amongst the startups which accompanied Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his visit to the Silicon Valley and were showcased at the first Indo-U.S. Startup Konnect in September 2015. Bolt IoT has been declared winner at DST – Lockheed Martin India Innovation Growth Program 2015. Bolt is an Internet of Things platform that enables you to build IoT products and projects. He built his first Internet of Things project, an Internet controlled robot in 2009 while studying for his engineering degree. This was developed when the term Internet of Things term was just being coined. He has been a strategic IoT consultants for enterprise clients like IBM, Intel, CISCO, BOSCH, TCS etc and has been invited to conduct training as well as speak at conferences across the globe on IoT in India, Australia, South Africa, United States of America and New Zealand.
“A sports journalist with over 6 years of industry experience, I have worked on a variety of aspects that help run a news channel. Right from production, to talent management to simply reporting, I have tried to learn everything that comes my way. I am primarily a sports correspondent and a qualified video editor & voice over artist. I have worked in the past for Infosys and Mumbai Mirror”
M.Tech in Geo Informatics (KSRSAC). B.E Civil from RVCE, Bangalore . Masters in Geo-informatics –university 2 rank . PGP in construction management from NICMAR(SODE). Certified six sigma black belt. Certified life skills trainer Winner lean startup machine , june 2014 Bangalore edition Stanford ignite fellow Founder & CEO of “ DIGICOLLECT GIS.” We have been named as one among the 100 most promising start-ups of 2013 http://www.nextbigwhat.com/promising-indian-startups-2013-297/3/ We were one of the 7 startups to be shortlisted and selected globally for the KYRON startup global accelerator programme. Out of 350 applicants, we were one of the 7 startups selected to demo at UnPluggd 2013 http://www.nextbigwhat.com/unpluggd-8-demo-startups-297/
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras Alumni, Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.), Mechanical Engineering Currently the Chief Product Officer & Founding Partner of Ather Energy It is a start-up which unveiled India's first smart electric scooter in February 2016. The Ather-S340 is a connected vehicle powered by lithium-Ion battery pack, featuring a digital touchscreen dashboard, has a light-weight aluminium chassis and offers a top speed of 75 kmph. Designed by Ather from ground-up, it’ll be the first electric scooter to be completely designed and manufactured in India.
Vishal has thorough grounding in the technology industry with more than 12 years of experience with companies such as Sapient, NIIT Technologies, Hewitt and ACS Xerox. He has worked extensively with large media, retail and distribution companies providing end-to-end services including consulting, designing solutions, implementing and managing technology deployments. The in-depth understanding of the business environment enables Vishal to not only align technology with business objectives but also to effectively leverage technology for competitive advantage. As head of application services, Vishal looks after partnerships and client relationships. He leads a team which is intensely passionate about solving client challenges. Vishal himself is exceedingly customer-centric, bordering on an obsession. He is an AWS certified solutions architect and his passion is to build fault-tolerant, secure and resilient architectures.
I am the CTO @ Czar Securities since February 2014, Bangalore, India Revolutionizing information security @ Czar Securities (https://czarsecurities.com/). Building technology of the future and making cyber security more accessible. Czar Securities is a cyber security solutions company with deep expertise in Web Application security. Our core offering is a 360° Comprehensive Security Solution (Product + Service) to secure the entire web infrastructure. We're continuously evolving our Intelligent Web Application Firewall called ASTRA (अस्त्र). https://www.getastra.com/ Leading a small team of talented folks here at Czar in shaping the future of the web!
Mainak is the Co-CEO of GPS Renewables (Green Power Systems), which he had co-founded right after completing his MBA from IIM Bangalore. GPS is one of Asia’s most promising cleantech firms, having received awards from various international and national platforms such as The Tech Awards (Global Top 5, Environment Category), WWF (Climate Solver), Kauffman Foundation (GEW50) and the Sankalp Forum (Winner, Cleantech Category). According to the MIT Technology Review, Mainak is one of the top Indian innovators under the age of 35. Fortuna Media has recently named him as “The Bioenergy person of the year, 2015”. He is also a Global Shaper, World Economic Forum, as a part of which, he works towards making Bangalore a better place for its citizens. Prior to taking the entreprenuerial plunge, Mainak had been involved with various startups as a Product Engineer and Consultant. As the Technical Architect and member of the founding team at Anveshan Telecom, a Bangalore based telecom product firm, he was instrumental in the conceptualization and design of their initial product portfolio. Today Anveshan has presence in 4 continents. He has also had a stint at Result, a pan-European startup consulting firm-cum-fund.
Focussed on Innovation and Disruption in Healthcare through connected devices. Apart from Entrepreneurial role, have responsibilities of market validation, clinical trials, fund raising, specialised recruitment, Project management, vendor selection etc. Past experience of 10 yrs include Software Development, Testing and Project management across IT domains in various MNCs. Learning new skills and challenging the limits is my hobby. Agatsa is a health telemetry company focused on improving individual and community healthcare. The flagship product, SANKET - a portable cardiac telemetry device, is ready to benefit the heart patients in India. This product helps save their life, enhance their lifestyle and enable their loved ones to take better care of them. We achieve this by helping patients and doctors shift from the contemporary reactive emergency response system to proactive management of lifestyle. Agatsa has the following to its credit as of now: 1. TIECON (October 2013) - in the top 5 finalist among 800 applicants - aired on CNBC TV 18 2. IKMC Hyderabad (October 2013) - secured second prize amongst 80 other pharma and medical devices companies 3. CII and I4C, Entrepreneurship summit (November 2014) - Awarded best healthcare innovation. We are all set to unveil a world class rocking gadget which will not only help you in dire needs, but also encourage you to be healthy and have a Happy Heart :)
Ajeet Khurana wears many hats: author, angel investor, mentor, TEDx speaker, and former CEO of IIT Bombay’s business incubator, among others. Before all this, he himself was entrepreneurial twice in the field of education and web publishing. As a lecturer at the University of Texas at Austin, he taught ecommerce back in 1993, when the term "ecommerce" had not yet been coined. An undergrad in computer engineering from the University of Mumbai, and an MBA from the University of Texas, Ajeet is presently one of the most active names in the startup ecosystem. Some of the companies where he is an investor / mentor are: Avaz, Carve Niche, GodCast, Holamed Healthcare, Koonk, Leaf Innovation, Maximojo, Omnikart, PickMe eServices, RainCan, Rolocule Games, Shephertz, SnackExperts, and StitchWood, Strike, MaaxMarket, among others.
I am a computer vision researcher in University of Oulu, Finland with 3 years of experience and actively seeking for a challenging opportunity in deep learning, computer vision, machine learning, or artificial intelligence. Deep Learning Experience: CNN training, fine tuning for image datasets, visualizing various parts of the network, handling videos. Experience in matconvnet matlab library and theano python library. Worked on the following problems: MNIST digit, object, scene, dynamic texture recognition, facial expressions. You can find more information about my computer vision, deep learning and AI projects at my website.
Mr. G. Prem Chand by nature an admirable Mentor, has 27+ years of multifaceted experience on RF Microwave Communication Systems, ATE, EW, Embedded Systems & Software and Project Management. The Key member in architecting, Design, Development of nation's prestigious defence / EW & Space programmes / projects. The chief architect & Founder of Sorokasoft India Pvt. Ltd, Acorn Embedded Systems Pvt. Ltd & Empowerment Society for Skills Enhancement Society.
Rajeev has 16+ Years of experience in Electronic Chip Design Industry, having worked in diverse roles including Product Development, Sales, Marketing and HR. Apart from Product Development activities, he has been majorly involved in HR, Sales and Business Development activities including IP-enabled services in RTL Design, Functional Verification, AMS Design, Physical Design, CAD Methodology and Real Time Embedded / Firmware applications development. He has wide Experience selling VLSI and Embedded solutions to EDA, OEM and semiconductor companies, having been associated with companies such as STMicroelectronics, Freescale Semiconductor, Cadence, Mentor, Synopsys, TI, LSI among others. Rajeev holds a B.Tech(Electronics) from NIT Jamshedpur, and MBA from XLRI Jamshedpur. Anurag has over 15 years of experience in VLSI Design and Embedded Industry, having worked for Indian and MNC Companies across roles spanning Engineering, Product Development, Sales & Services. In his past roles he has been instrumental in setting up large teams for executing and delivering customer critical projects in VLSI Design and Embedded Systems and has been associated with companies such as Apache Design, Virage Logic, ST Microelectronics, LSI, etc. Anurag has significant exposure to industry-academia interface and he deeply understands the dynamics and the genuine need to bridge existing gap between electronic chip design industry and academia. Anurag holds a M.Tech(Embedded Systems) from DAVV Indore.
Start-up specialist with focus on execution of business strategy and passion to work with early start-up, innovation led companies. Over 20 years of work experience of which over 14 years have been spent with early stage start-up companies. These start-up companies are now in market / segment leader positions. Cross-culture & multi-functional team management, analytical thinking and strategic decision making being strong skill sets. Specialties: Business strategy, operating processes & controls, branding and innovation. Noble Exchange Environment Solutions Pvt. Ltd. (NEX); a first-of-its kind organization that delivers products and services which make a measurable & positive impact on the environment, without compromising on quality or cost. Our products and services are designed for businesses and customers that seek to reduce their environmental footprint and make a demonstrable contribution to sustainability. NEX's technology and solutions portfolio breathes new life into a vision where environmental sustainability, improved resource utilization and economic vitality are united. With a vision to minimize environmental impact of human activity, NEX manages waste, from collection to disposal, while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy. This business group is aptly titled "WINNERGY". My key responsibilities include determine customer expectations, provide resources and establish control to assure results.
I am currently having an experience of 8.5 yrs as a Sybase DBA and 4.5 yrs as a MSSQL DBA. Have been working with Sybase 12.5, 15.0.3, 15.5 and 15.7 versions of Sybase on various OS flavours including Sun Solaris, HP Unix and Linux. Managing deployment, server upgrades, ESD patching, Cross platform dumploads, user management, Migration, Production alerts, Replication setup, Replication alerts and various other Production issues in ASE and Replication for Sybase. Working on major Production issues like log full, tempdb full and following the best practices in order to avoid them. Also working on Microsoft SQL Server as a Production DBA with version 2005 and 2008. Have been majorly into the banking sector inluding major investment banks like UBS Bank, JP Morgan Chase and Credit Agricole CIB, managing the Production, Integration and development servers. Had also been part of the JP Morgan Chase team in London and Glasgow and currently handling the database operations for Credit Argicole from Singapore supporting databases for various major applications like Summit, Kondor+, Murex, Calyso, etc. Also exposed majorly to the Investment Banking and Treasury sector. Have also been working as the first level application support for Kondor Plus application. Working on various user requests and production issues. Exposed to latest bugs and fixes in the latest versions of Sybase i.e 15.5 and 15.7. Cross skilled on Microsoft SQL server as well and working on various SQL server activities. Specialties: Sybase ASE versions : 12.5, 15.0.3, 15.5, 15.7 Microsoft SQL server 2005, 2008, 2012,2014 Replication Server : 12.6, 15.6 Tools used: DBArtisian, SSMA, AquaData Studio, ASEisql, sqsh OS Platforms: SunSolaris, HP Unix, Linux, Windows, MacOS
I’m a technologist, founder of an wonderful technology company, non-executive director of others, and a restless entrepreneur with a passion for creating feedback loops between innovation and teams and revenue streams, applying new and old business models to changing industries, and pushing people to do the very best they can do. An entrepreneur for over 18 years, Arijit Bhattacharyya is the founder of Virtualinfocom (www.virtualinfocom.com), India’s first game development education institute & one of the first game development production company headquartered in Kolkata. Founder of India’s first B2B portal on game development (www.virtualgamedeveloper.com), Portal on online exam and tutorial (computer training india), He is the creator of India’s one of the first 3D games based on mythology and culture. He was the past Secretary TiE Kolkata Since 2014. He is also Corporate Advisory Board Member of few Universities in India. Advisor of three animation and gaming institute in UK and India. He is the creator of India’s one of the first 3D games based on mythology and culture. He has been invited as a resource person by various institutions from time to time like IIM , IIT, XLRI, VSSUT University, ICAI, NSHM Knowledge Campus, Bengal Engineering & Science College, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Praxis Business School, Manipal University, Globsyn School of Business, SRM University, Poornima University, SRM Group of colleges, iLead, IEM, BP Podder, Heritage Institute and so on.
I specialize in data analytics and working on tools like Spotfire and Tableau to gather, analyze and visualize data. I have interest in data driven projects and exploring new tools and technologies. • I am extensively working on data visualization tool TIBCO Spotfire and Tableau for around 6 years to build interactive and business specific dashboards using different types of charts and filters. • I have worked on most of the versions of Spotfire like 7.x/6.x/5.x/4.x/3.x. • Experience working on Tableau software v10/9/8/7 and installation of Tableau server, desktop, configuration. • Experince upgrading Spotfire environment to higher end versions. • I have experience in installing Spotfire, setting up users,groups,licenses,preferences and also performing administrative activities across a multi-environment Spotfire infrastructure including security administration, release management, troubleshooting. • Experience in web player and analytic server for loading data from databases, creating visualization and filters. • Experience in leading and managing Spotfire dashboard implementations in the role of Lead. • Experience in Export & Import of Spotfire dashboards from one environment to another. • Experience in Installation and Configuration of Spotfire environment on AWS. • Experience in executing the projects using Agile methodologies.
Founder at GAMOOZ Interactive Solutions Pvt. Ltd.. GAMOOZ is a leading Augmented Reality apps development company based in Gurgaon, India. A "Techie Brain" and a "Marketing Heart", Gaurav believes in exploring new technologies and innovating stuff around him. Gaurav holds a B.E.(Bachelor in Engineering) Degree and comes with a software development experience of around 11 years with big software companies like SAP Labs India Pvt. Ltd. And Infosys Technologies Ltd.. Gaurav has 7-Patents on his name (filed in US-Patents office) and has won many accolades in his career. Gaurav is heading the Product Development of ReBook - Interactive Books Platform, which allows Book Publishers to add fun and interactivity to their books.
My name is Sadiq Nathani, CEO of New Wave Solutions and I love to help business owners and companies get maximum from their online line presence. My mission is to help companies get the maximum benefits from their website and other online mediums like social media, Search engines, mobile applications, email campaigns and more. Getting a website made or redesigned can be a challenge for many. You need to be aware of current market trends, you need well written content and have it well designed. Further need to hire services of Web hosting provider, Seo & Social media services, Mobile app developer, content writer, photographer, and the list goes on. It can be a challenge dealing with many providers to give you a good solution. What we offer our clients is a hassle free one stop shop solutions for all your digital requirements. From your domain registration, hosting to getting your website designed and developed, getting content written, to photography, Mobile Application, to SEO and Social Media Management, to Video Marketing, Cd and Powerpoint presenations, or getting your co-laterals designed and printed and more... Over the years we have been offering our services to business owners and even large companies both local and international. Some of our clients include Manish Malhotra, Nyassa, Faraway Places Marketing Pvt. Ltd, Eco Corner, Numia Capital (UK), 4 Minute Mile, Deutsche Network Services Pvt Ltd among other individuals and personal clients.
I am a Public Relations Guru and teach Public Relations & Corporate PR at S P College of Communication & Mgmt.(Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan) New Delhi and Media, Creativity and Job Skills at IMSIT (YMCA) New Delhi, and PR at NIA. I also provide traing in Corporate PR to Individuals & Corporate under the banner of "P R 4 You". For details visit our website www.pr4you.in. I am also in Tele Serials, Tele Films, Docy.Films, Corporate Films and Radio Serials production business. I am passionate about Theatre, Acting, Direction & Script Writing. Specialties: Public Relations & Networking
Ateeq has about 11+ years of experience in various sector like engineering, finance etc in the field of HR management with end to end responsibilities of conceptualization, planning, development and implementation of various HR systems and processes. He has held various portfolios in HR and has expertise of working with diverse workforce in complex global matrix organizations. Ateeq started his entrepreneurial journey and founded Hiring Monk Consulting in 2013. HiringMonk Consulting is an HR start up recruitment firm which provides quality service in areas of start up recruitment programs. Ateeq is eager to learn and adapt. Having a flair for entrepreneurship, he loves to interact with like-minded individuals. Ateeq is a Electrical engineering graduate and holds a post graduate degree in HR. Specialties: Talent Acquisition, Performance Management, Relationship Management, Business Development, Networking, Entrepreneurship, Leadership.
Currently working as Director, Sales with Gloob Decor, India's Fastest Growing Decor Brand. Single handedly created more than 70 dealers with investment value between 5-25 lakhs for the company spread across the length and breadth of the country. Spearheaded institutional as well as retail sales for South and West parts of India along with efficient channel partner management. Supervised and launched and conducted sale - proof of concept of a software visualiser application in one of the most unorganised and incisive industries (home furnishings). Worked with KPMG in IT Advisory and handled high scale projects in e-governance. Post a successful stint have also worked with Reliance Globalcom in the International Bandwidth Services division. Completed 5 year integrated MBA and B-tech from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai with specialisation as Telecom & Marketing. Have an inclination to work on the IT-Telecom-Media convergence domain and at other technologies to revolutionise communications for all sections of the society.
Mahua has been on both sides of the fence. She's worked in both, advertising and marketing, and has a combined experience of 17 years. She did the rounds at McCann Erickson, Bates and Lowe among others, and then joined the marketing team at Beam Global on Teacher’s Scotch whiskey. She was part of the marketing team that set up Vogue in India. And then moved to Diageo, where she looked after the scotches portfolio
He is the founder at Mapicle, An Artificial Intelligence company. Working on a technology to summarize and optimize unstructured text content using novel NLP & ML techniques, our pilot project is "Mapicle News App". It summarizes news from multiple sources and also provides pre-requisite info like brief history, fun facts and expert analysis. In other words, We represent the news in Mind Map format which allows the user to read a news in depth only on a particular topic.
Over 8 years of experience in Information Management with exceptional knowledge of Cognos 8 and Cognos 10 Suite of Products. Specialties: SKILLS: Exemplary Knowledge of Cognos 8 and Cognos 10 Suite of Products: - Business Insight, Active Reports, Cognos Connection, Query Studio, Report Studio, Analysis Studio, Event Studio & Metric Studio. Cognos 8 Framework Manager & Metric Designer. Cognos 8 System Administration, Portal Administration and Configuration. - SQL - Project Management
I’m a Sr Engineer with 5 years of experience in handling and maintaining the full flight simulators for Emirates CAE and etihad airways group in dubai and Abu Dhabi. Prior to this, I was RF engineer with Nextcom pvt ltd, a UK based telecom service provider. In this role I was focused on Drive testing, although I have done extensive business management roles along with it. Successes included installing and maintenance telecom towers in barren deserts of the Middle East Asia. Previous experience includes internship with swedtel & etisalat. Colleagues know me as a highly efficient problem solver who can always be trusted to come up with a new approach. My job involves dealing with multi million dollar softwares and aviation equipments. A sound knowledge of basics of electronics, robotics, networking, mechatronics and the anatomy of a airplane comes in handy for me.
I am an entrepreneur working towards my dream of launching the world's first Space Solar Power Satellite. This will produce clean,green energy to power a rapid economic growth of the world. I believe that the only way to do this is by making use of advances from Nanotechnology. I founded NoPo to work on large scale production of an amazing material called Single Walled Carbon Nanotube. This material exhibits very high strength, conductivity and is perfect for use in Space. In 2013, we successfully produced our first nanotubes and have been going from strength to strength as we discover more amazing applications for the same. NoPo's raw nanotubes are currently the best ever produced by anyone on earth. I am a child at heart and always like to learn new things. My favorite pastime is to read random books on random subjects just to get a hang of it.
Automotive engineer and Stanford University Graduate School of Business Ignite Fellow with 10 years' experience in Electro-Mechanical CAD design in logistic warehousing robots and sorting conveyor systems. Lead Electro-Mechanical design team of 15 engineers for 10 warehousing robotics project and installations worth 1 million USD each. Ex robotics Drone and AGV entrepreneur for 6 years during that time was awarded TR35 top 35 Innovator of the Year by MIT in 2011. Also Hobby Drone pilot since 1998.
With 7+ years of experience in Digital Media I specialise in creating online strategies for brands, businesses and entertainment houses. In 2010, I co-founded a specialized Social Media Agency Missing Link under which I conceptualized and devised online media strategies and solutions for brands like Zapak, BigFlix, MTV, Reliance Mobile, Imagine TV, Mountain Dew India, UB Group, Iproperty.com, PIX Television, Fun Cinemas, Costa Cruises India, Everest Entertainment and many more. I efficiently helped them adopt the new media to derive strong and trackable business results. In the course of my career, I have trained brand heads, business owners, consultant and students as faculty at various institutions. I have been awarded as Most Talented Social Media Professionals of India by CMO Asia.
Highly motivated by problem solving task involving new concept and methods. Very good with numbers and making sense of interconnected data. My research background in Astrophysics has given me problem solving tools as well as rationalisation methods that have been highly successful at solving problems may it be in the Financial banking world or the European Space Agency. I aspire to serve a resurgent India in the belief that she alone has the depth of awareness to lead humanity towards a new consciousness, united in all its diversity.
Kaustubh is Design Thinker, an 'Innovation & Strategy' evangelist, with unconventional lenses of looking at companies strategically for avenues for diversification & reinventing their business models. He has a Ph.D in 'Design Thinking & Corporate Innovation' Specialties: Need Finding across sectors to spot opportunities- help people ideate, help young students spin-off companies from campus, Unique biz models. - Designing automation technology for assembly-lines He has been an invited speaker at two TEDx events till date ( http://tedxtalks.ted.com/video/Entrepreneurship-Kaustubh-Dharg) His focus area is analyzing Consumer discomforts & spotting opportunities since he strongly believes, "Today's Pain Points are tomorrow's Opportunities". His work in this field has been acknowledged by The Wharton School of Business, which awarded him the runner-up award in their global 'Wharton Innovation Tournament' in 2010 for his app for mining Consumer Pain Points. http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/wipro/innovation.cfm He contributes his views to Knowledge@Wharton, a publication of the Wharton School of Business. In March, 2015, Kaustubh was awarded the 'Entrepreneurship Educator & Mentor' Award by the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship-Govt. of India, , INTEL, British Council, NEN, EDII. In Nov 2015, his proposal on clean energy integration with electric vehicles was adjudged as the top seven in the world at the Smart City World Expo Congress held in Barcelona, Spain. http://www.smartcityexpo.com/en/awards-2015 Currently, heading the Innovation lab @ Welingkar institute of Management Development & Research, he has undertaken multiple research initiatives aimed at mining consumer insights and helping create new products and offerings. Mentoring start-ups is a passion, he is associated with various startup platforms as a mentor . His earlier ventures have been in the field of automation technology(focused on productivity enhancement through automation)
Thinker. Explorer. Entrepreneur. Co-founder, Director of Products and Innovation at Leaf Wearables, India's fastest growing wearable technology company working to revolutionize the field of personal safety with its product SAFER. The mission associated with SAFER is to make this world a safe place to live, learn and work. I have always been fascinated by how things work in the real world. Understanding the fundamentals of a process and extending it to build the innovation of future is what I thrive for and also is my major work at Leaf. My interest lies in the upcoming and the latest technologies. My motto is - ''If you are doing something that is not impacting the lives of the people positively, then you should re-consider doing it.'' Specialties: Product development, Startups, User experience, Strategy, Growth hacking, General management.