Conference EmceeArnab Debnath (Vice President, IIT Bay Area), Lochan Alagh (Secretary, IIT Bay Area), Ashis Khan (Conference Chair, IIT Bay Area)
Start TimeEvent
8:00 amRegistration, Breakfast and Networking
9:00 amConference Opening by Arnab Debnath (Vice President, IIT Bay Area), Opening Remarks from Nidhi Kannoujia (President, IIT Bay Area)
9:15 amOpening Keynote by Dr. Arun Majumdar (Dean of Stanford School of Sustainability) : Future of Sustainability
10:00 amLightning Talk by Chandar Pattabhiram (CMO, Coupa Software) : Art of Storytelling
10:20 amLightning Talk by Radhika Krishnan (Chief Product Officer & GM, Hitachi Vantara) : Avoiding the AI Dystopia
10:40 amLightning Talk by Neeraj Mathur (Partner, Mudra Capital) : The Future of Digital Assets
11:00 amFireside Chat by Ayan Mukerji (CEO, Infogain) and Tal Ball (CTO, Breville Group ) : Reshaping Your Cooking and Coffee
11:30 amBREAK
11:45 amPanel discussion on Quantum Computing – the Next Disruption to Information Technology
Panelists: Dr. Vipin Chaudhary (Chair, Case Western Reserve University), Dr. Pradeep Dubey (Intel Senior Fellow at Intel Labs) Moderator : Mark Wippich (Quantum 2.0 Advisor, MPW)
12:20 pmPanel Discussion on Democratization of AI
Panelists: Peeyush Rai (CEO & Founder,, Arvind Jain (CEO & Founder, Glen), Shikhar Agarwal (Co-founder and CTO, Spotnana), Satyakam Mohanty (Chief Product Officer, Fosfor by LTI)
Moderator: Sudip Chakrabarti (Partner, Decibel Partners)
12:50 pmLUNCH and IIT Campus Mixer
2:10 pmAlaska Airlines Raffle for Two Free Roundtrip Tickets
2:15 pmMidday Keynote by Dr. Anirudh Devgan (CEO, Cadence) : Future Directions in EDA
2:40 pmPanel Discussion moderated by Ashu Goel (CEO, WinWire) and three CXOs : Innovation for the World in Transition
3:15 pmLightning Talk by Adityo Prakash (CEO, Verseon) : The World Needs New & Better Medicines! Can AI Change the Current Status Quo?
3:35 pmLightning Talk by Kirthiga Reddy (Web 3 – NFT startup founder) : Why NFTs ? Why Now ?
3:55 pmLightning Talk by Tushar Garg (CEO, Flyhomes) : Reshaping Real Estate by Focusing on People, Not Properties
4:15 pmBREAK
4:30 pmFireside Chat by Sumit Dhawan (President, VMware) and Surbhi Kaul (VP, Juniper Networks) : Thriving in Multi-Cloud Era
5:00 pmLightning Talk by Shalini Govil-Pai (VP & GM of TV, Google) : Reshaping Social Media Marketing for DTC brands
5:15 pmClosing Keynote by Jyoti Bansal (CEO & Co-founder, Harness, Tracaeable AI) : Transition from Engineer to Entrepreneur
5:45 pmClosing Address by Dr. TV Nagendra Prasad (Consul General of India, San Francisco)
5:50 pmThank You & Closing Remarks by Nidhi Kannoujia (President, IIT Bay Area)
6:00 pmNetworking
7:00 pmConference Ends