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Columbia India Business Conference
Sat, April 8, 2017, 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM EDT
As the premier India-focused conference in New York City, the India Business Conference is a powerful forum that inspires thought-leadership and generates discussions around the business, social, political, and creative undercurrents that permeate Indian life. Over the years, it has drawn thousands of attendees, as well as visionary speakers including the Railway Minister of India Mr. Suresh Prabhu, MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga, Deputy Chairperson of the Planning Commission Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Samsonite CEO Ramesh Tainwala, Harman International Industries CEO Dinesh Paliwal, Bombay Stock Exchange CEO Ashish Chauhan, Infosys Co-Founder and CEO S.D Shibulal and Nobel Laureate Dr. Joseph Stiglitz among others. Every year, the conference brings together students, professionals, and members of the Indian diaspora in the United States to discuss the opportunities and challenges facing India. The theme of this year’s conference is Route to Resurgence: Shaping India’s New Destiny.
The event will feature 3-4 keynote speakers and 3 panel discussions, tentatively:
- E-commerce, tech and consumer: Rethinking Business Models for an Emerging India
- Sports & Bollywood: The Transformation of Indian Entertainment Industry
- VC & start-ups: The Rise & Rise of Investments in India
There will be networking breaks, including those for lunch and coffee. The conference will conclude with a networking cocktail reception to provide speakers and participants the opportunity to exchange ideas.
Please visit our website - www.ibccolumbia.org for further details.
Note: Ticket prices include buffet lunch and networking cocktail reception in the evening.