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India UK Tech Summit & Networking Drinks Reception

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#LTW

London Tech Week (11th – 17th June 2018) is Europe’s leading technology and startup festival providing a platform for creating partnerships spread across multiple events across the City, bringing together over 50,000 delegates from across the world. London Tech Week is a global event – concentrated networking over one week with influencers, leaders and other delegates from across the world.

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The 2nd Annual India UK Tech Summit, part of London Tech Week, is the focal point for collaboration between the UK and Indian tech and startup ecosystems. The Summit will build upon the success of the 1st edition in June 2017 to strengthen and sustain further cooperation through a powerful tech and startup community between India and the UK. This is a curated event bringing together a mix of influencers, tech experts, large tech companies, startups, VCs and family offices from India and the UK. The Global Ecosystems Summit, part of London Tech Week, is an opportunity for global startup hubs and innovation programmes to showcase their ecosystems.

Showcasing the best of the Indian and UK Technology, Startup & Venture Capital Ecosystems

The India-UK Tech Summit is a premium event targeted at VCs, senior executives, trade bodies, corporate innovation professionals, accelerator programme managers, and tech experts. The Summit is designed to bring together stakeholders drawn from the startup, technology and venture capital ecosystems of India and the UK to explore avenues for collaboration. We discuss latest trends in innovation, venture capital and entrepreneurship. For scaleups, the Summit provides access to resources and partnerships for expanding globally and entering new markets.

Keynote speakers include Dinesh Dhamija (Fomer chairman & CEO, Ebookers.com), Nina Amin (President, TiE London), Jenny Tooth (Chief Executive, UK Business Angels Association), Susanne Chishti (CEO, Fintech Circle), Shankar Narayanan (Head, TATA Consultancy Services UK), Avnish Sabharwal (Managing Director, Accenture Ventures & Open Innovation) and many more.

The programme highlights for this year’s Summit includes:

  • India-UK ecosystem & trade partnerships panel
  • NASSCOM roundtable of technology leaders
  • Emerging leaders session spotlightling nascent technologies like Blockchain, AI, AR/ VR
  • Startup/ scaleup showcase highlighting emegring ventures in the India-UK corridor
  • Exhibition featuring selected innovation and product showcases from India and the UK
  • Spotlight on venture capital and innovation ecosystems from India and the UK
  • The Summit is followed by a Gala networking drinks reception

What you can expect from the Summit?

The India-UK summit will focus on building ecosystem partnerships amongst government bodies, corporate innovators, trade bodies, accelerators/incubators, investors, universities, experts and startups.

  • Meet with 200+ ecosystem delegates from both India and the UK
  • Generate leads for business, investment or expertise
  • Understand market insights and future visions from industry leading speakers
  • Learn from experts about growing your business in the UK and in India
  • Build your brand image and raise the awareness of your company
  • And most importantly, join the tech start-up community and celebrate with us at the Networking Gala!

The Venue: Institute of Directors (IoD), London

The IoD is the UK’s longest running organisation for professional leaders, having been founded in 1903 and incorporated by Royal Charter in 1906. The IoD, per its mission statement, stands for "free enterprise, entrepreneurialism, wealth creation and good corporate governance." 116 Pall Mall is an iconic landmark of London’s Georgian heritage located minutes from Trafalgar Square and Piccadilly Circus. This magnificently restored Grade 1-listed building is one of the most popular business venues in the capital, with thousands of IoD members visiting the premises weekly to work, meet and network.

AGENDA & PROGRAMME DETAILS

1:30 PM: Registration & Networking

2:30 PM: Welcome remarks & Introductions

3:00 PM: Insights Panel 1: Ecosystem & Trade Partnerships

Representative of trade bodies, tech experts and ecosystem leaders from the UK and India. Resources and opportunities to enable collaboration. Forming cross‐ecosystem partnerships.

Session speakers: Karen Brooks (Programmes Director, SETsquared Partnership), Stephan Kuester (Head of International Consulting, Technation), Ajit Chauhan (Vice Chairman, Amity University Online), Phillip D'Costa (Partner - India Group, Penningtons Manches), Vijay Goel (Chairman, Indo Europe Business Forum), Vishal Gupta (Co-founder, Kabeela.Life Ventures)

3:30 PM: NASSCOM Roundtable: India-UK Technology Corridor & Corporate Innovation

Senior industryleaders discuss technology collaboration opportunities In the India‐UK corridor. Commercial uses cases driving corporate-startup collaboration.

Session speakers: Avnish Sabharwal (Managing Director, Accenture Ventures & Open Innovation), Richard Burton (Head of Innovation, EDF Energy), Shankar Narayanan (Country Head UK, TCS), Bhushan Patil (Vice President, Tech Mahindra UK), Somdutta Singh (Vice Chairperson, NASSCOM Product Council)

4:00 PM: HOT SEAT: Developing Ventures in Emerging Technology Domains

Spotlight on Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence & AR/ VR

Session Speakers: Kumar Gaurav (Blockchain Influencer & CEO, Cashaa), Madhuban Kumar (CEO, Metafused), Anant Joshi (Chief Revenue Officer, Factmata), Bobby Bhatia (CEO, TrakInvest)

4:30 PM: Networking coffee break

5:00 PM: Entrepreneur Keynote

Dinesh Dhamija, Former Chairman & CEO, Ebookers.com

5:15 PM: Indian innovation ecosystems and programmes showcase

5:45 PM: Panel 2: Venture Capital, Family Office & Angel Investments

Leading VCs and experts from India and the UK discuss venture capital trends and challenges.

Session speakers: Bhaskar Majumdar (Managing Partner, Unicorn India Ventures), Jean de Fougrolles (CEO, Ascension Ventures), Jenny Tooth (Chief Executive, UK Business Angels Association), Jonathan Goodwin (Founder, Lepe Partners), Nihar Mehta (Principal, Wadhawan Global Capital), Damian Ryan (Corporate Finance Partner, Moore Stephens)

6:15PM: Investment Keynote:

Nina Amin (President, TiE London)

6:30 PM: Startup & Scaleup Showcase

Snapshot feature presentations from startups & scaleups in the India-UK corridor

7:00 PM: Closing Remarks & Ecosystem Keynote


Susanne Chishti (CEO, FINTECH Circle)

Gala Networking Drinks Reception

Further event details:

https://londontechweek.com/event/2nd-annual-india-uk-tech-summit-drinks-reception-start-up-and-scale-up

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