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IIT BOMBAY Faculty Alumni Network (FAN) Meeting
Washington University, St. Louis


October 14 & 15, 2016

 

Friday, October 14, 2016

Graduation Ceremonies for 1st EMBA Batch of Joint IIT Bombay – Washington Univ Program (Optional for FAN participants)

10:30 am

Emerson Auditorium

Graduation Ceremonies for 1st EMBA Batch of Joint IIT Bombay - Washington Univ Program.

Keynote:  David Farr, CEO, Emerson

FAN Meeting
3:00 pm Registration - Frick Forum Lobby outside Emerson Auditorium
Incubation Centre Tour

3:30 pm

Shuttle Buses to CORTEX    (Board outside Knight Center)

4:00 pm

Tour of  Cortex Incubation Center -Kurt Dirks, Dedric Carter

                   

5:30 pm      

 Reception - Frick Forum

5:50 pm

Welcome -  Ruyintan (Ron) Mehta  President, IIT Bombay Heritage Foundation

Jugal Verma, Dean Faculty Affairs, IIT Bombay

6:00 pm

Keynote: Greg Hyslop, CTO, Boeing
Topic: Boeing and India: Partners in Innovation

Saturday, October 15, 2016        

All Sessions in BAUER HALL, Emerson Auditorium (Unless Specified Otherwise)

7: 30 am Breakfast - Frick Forum

8:00 am 

Registration

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Introduction:

Ravi Sinha, Dean (Alumni & Corporate Relations), IIT Bombay

Welcome:

Chancellor Mark Wrighton and Director Devang Khakhar

Overview of Symposium:  Sandeep Krishnamurthy, Dean, UW Bothell School of Business and Milind Atrey, Professor, IIT Bombay.

 

9:00 am - 10:30am

 

Session I - 

Role of Leading Universities in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Coordinators:  Mahendra Gupta, Pratim Biswas

Keynote: Holden Thorp, Provost, Washington University

Panelists:

Salil Donde, Executive Vice President, NASDAQ

Mukti Khaire, Professor, Cornell Tech School

Milind Atrey, Professor-in-Charge, SINE, IIT Bombay

 

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Coffee Break - Frick Forum

10:45 am - 12:15 pm

 

Session II -

Faculty Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Coordinators: Sandeep Krishnamurthy, Milind Atrey.  

 

Keynote:  Rakesh SachdevCEO Platform Speciality Chemicals.

Panelists:

Shashikant Suryanarayan, Prof. IIT Bombay, CEO, Sedemac Corp.

Salil Donde, Executive Vice President, NASDAQ

Anand Kusre, Professor-in-Charge, Desai Sethi Centre for Entrepreneurship, IIT Bombay

 

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

 Lunch  Knight Center

Presentation:

Suresh Shenoy, Executive Vice President, Alyx Technologies on WHEELS Global Foundation
Recap of previous FAN Meeting/ Review of Action Items - Pratim Biswas and Vinayak Dravid

 
 

All Sessions in BAUER HALL, Emerson Auditorium


1:45 pm - 2:15 pm

Session III -

Institutional Heritage & Role of Alumni

Chair - Director Devang Khakhar

Keynote:  Victor Menezes, Former Senior Vice Chairman of Citigroup Inc.

 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Session IV -

1. Success Stories and Experiences

2. Connecting Innovation Centers on Campus (SINE, Desai, Skandalaris)

Coordinators:  Anand Kusre, Ruyintan (Ron) Mehta, Milind Atrey

Keynote:  Shailesh J. Mehta, Managing General Partner, Granite Hill Capital Partners

Panelists:

Emre Toker, Director, Skandalaris Center, Washington University

Rakesh Mathur, Serial Entrepreneur, CEO, Flywheel Inc.]

Ajay Bhagwat, CEO, Renu Electronics

                                                     

3:45 pm- 4:00 pm

Coffee Break - Frick Forum

4:00 pm - 5:45 pm

 

Session V -

Startup Pitch Competition (to a VC Panel)

Kurt Dirks, Dedric Carter, Emre Toker, Ron Mehta, Sandeep Krishnamurthy.   

Moderator:

Salil Donde, Executive Vice President, NASDAQ -

Raj Jaswa  - Adjunct Prof. IIT Bombay

Shailesh J. Mehta, Managing General Partner, Granite Hill Capital Partners

Dedric Carter, Washington University

 

 

Startup Pitch Participants:

Sparo Labs

Airzaar

Applied Particle Technologies

Aerial Insights Inc.

Sedemac Mechatronics Pvt.Ltd.

Covacsis Technologies Pvt.Ltd.

Innovision Technology Pvt Ltd

IgrenEnergi Services Pvt.Ltd.

Lucideustech Pvt.Ltd.

 

 

6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

Fireside Panel Discussion  

Topic:  Global Innovation through the Looking Glass

Moderator:

Sandeep Krishnamurthy, Dean, UW Bothell School of Business

Panelists:

Victor Menezes, Former Senior Vice Chairman of Citigroup Inc.

Shailesh J. Mehta, Managing General Partner, Granite Hill Capital Partners

Suresh Shenoy, Executive Vice President, Alyx Technologies

Anil Gupta, Robert H. Smith School of Business, The University of Maryland

 

 

 
 

  

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