Plenary Sessions

Plenary Panel 1: National Geospatial Strategy for New India11 Feb 2019 1005 - 1100 hrs
ModeratorDr. Shailesh Nayak, Director, National Institute of Advanced Studies and Distinguished Scientist in the Ministry of Earth Sciences, India
Dr. Shailesh Nayak
National Institute of Advanced Studies and Distinguished Scientist in the Ministry of Earth Sciences
A S Kiran Kumar, Former Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organization,,
A S Kiran Kumar Former Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organization

Dr. Madhavan Nair Rajeevan, Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences,
Dr. Madhavan Nair Rajeevan Secretary
Ministry of Earth Sciences
Amit Khare, Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting,
Amit Khare Secretary
Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
Lt General Girish Kumar, VSM, Surveyor General, Survey of India,
Lt General Girish Kumar, VSM Surveyor General
Survey of India
Pramod Kaushik, President & Managing Director, Hexagon,
Pramod Kaushik President & Managing Director
Plenary Panel 2 - Vision New India: Digital Transformation Through Geospatial Innovation11 Feb 2019 1200 - 1300 hrs
ModeratorSanjay Kumar, CEO, Geospatial Media and Communications,
Sanjay Kumar
Geospatial Media and Communications
Lt. Gen Anil Kapoor VSM, Directorate General of Information Systems, Indian Army,
Lt. Gen Anil Kapoor VSM Directorate General of Information Systems
Indian Army
Tanvi Sundriyal, IAS, CEO, MAP_IT & MD, MPSEDC, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh,
Tanvi Sundriyal, IAS CEO, MAP_IT & MD, MPSEDC
Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
Anantha Sayana, Chief Digital Officer,  Larsen & Toubro
Anantha Sayana Chief Digital Officer
Larsen & Toubro
Plenary Panel 3: Geospatial enabled resilient infrastructure11 Feb 2019 1400 - 1500 hrs
ModeratorMark E. Reichardt, President & CEO, Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), USA
Mark E. Reichardt
President & CEO
Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)
Kamal Kishore, Member, National Disaster Management Authority
Kamal Kishore Member
National Disaster Management Authority
Shambhu Singh, Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser, Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways
Shambhu Singh Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser
Ministry of Road
Transport and Highways
Kaushik Chakraborty, Vice President & Regional Executive SE Asia and India, Bentley Systems, Singapore
Kaushik Chakraborty Vice President & Regional Executive SE Asia and India
Bentley Systems
Rajan Iyer, Managing Director, Trimble India,
Rajan Iyer Managing Director
Trimble India
Plenary Panel 4: Geospatial+Information Infrastructure for Digital India11 Feb 2019 1500 - 1600 hrs
ModeratorRamendra Verma, Partner, Head of Government Advisory, KPMG
Ramendra Verma
Head of Government Advisory
Atanu Sinha, Vice President - South Asia, Hexagon Geospatial,
Atanu Sinha Vice President - South Asia
Hexagon Geospatial
Subha Bombhani, Principal General Manager, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited,
Subha Bombhani Principal General Manager
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited
Rajesh Mathur, Advisor, Esri India,
Rajesh Mathur Advisor
Esri India
Rajendra Jagtap, CEO, Pune Smart City,
Rajendra Jagtap CEO
Pune Smart City
11 Feb 2019 1530 - 1730 hrs
Dr Zaffar Sadiq Mohamed, Executive Director, Spatial Vision, Australia
Dr Zaffar Sadiq Mohamed Executive Director
Spatial Vision
Plenary Panel 5 - Leveraging Location Technology for Business Intelligence11 Feb 2019 1630 - 1715 hrs
ModeratorAnusuya Dutta, Editor, Geospatial Media and Communications,
Anusuya Dutta
Geospatial Media and Communications
Dr. Syed Farooq, Chief Executive Officer, Himalaya Herbals,
Dr. Syed Farooq Chief Executive Officer
Himalaya Herbals
Andreas Drescher, Sr. Vice President APJ, NavVis,
Andreas Drescher Sr. Vice President APJ
Kawalpreet Singh, Director of Marketing, JLL India
Kawalpreet Singh Director of Marketing
JLL India
Kapil Chawla, Head - Ecosystem Partnerships, Digital Transformation Office, CISCO India
Kapil Chawla Head - Ecosystem Partnerships
Digital Transformation Office
Shivalik Prasad, Executive Director, MapmyIndia,
Shivalik Prasad Executive Director
Plenary Panel 6: LI - AI - IoT : Empowering Vision New India!11 Feb 2019 1715 - 1800 hrs
ModeratorRama Vedashree, CEO,  DSCI,
Rama Vedashree
Keyur Faldu, Chief Data Scientist, Embibe
Keyur Faldu Chief Data Scientist
Vinayak Pai, Data Science Head, Mindtree,
Vinayak Pai Data Science Head
Mahesh Babu, Deputy General Manager, Samsung R&D Institute, India
Mahesh Babu Deputy General Manager
Samsung R&D Institute
Kawalpreet Singh, Director, Corporate Solutions Marketing, JLL India
Kawalpreet Singh Director
Corporate Solutions Marketing
JLL India