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9th India Innovation Summit 2013
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The 9th edition of CII’s India Innovation Summit went off with a grand success note. 54 speakers, over 450 Delegates, more than 60 Media participation, around 40 senior officials from Government of Karnataka, Invitees from Trade Bodies and Consulates of different countries, and Senior Industry Heads in Bangalore, etc. attended the two day Summit at the Hotel Vivanta by Taj in Bangalore.

 

Mr S Gopalakrishnan (Kris), President, CII and Executive Vice Chairman, Infosys Limited Chaired 9th India Innovation Summit.  The Chief Guest, Mr K Siddaramaiah, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka inaugurated the Summit. Mr Ian Felton, Deputy High Commissioner, British Deputy High Commission was the Guest of Honour and delivered the Special address at the Inaugural Session.

 

The Ninth edition of the India Innovation Summit was supported and participated by Government of Karnataka, UK Trade and Investment, STPI, 3M India, Infosys, GE Technologies, Wipro Limited, SAP, Nationwide Primary Healthcare, and GVK&BIAL. The Summit had Media Advertisements and an Advertisement in Bangalore International Airport (copies attached for ref.)

 

The two day Summit deliberated by eminent speakers and experts from Industry, Academia, Overseas Institutions and Government on the topics given below:

 

ü      Innovation in Startup Ecosystem (Summary was based on a Workshop held on 6th August 2013 at IIM Bangalore.)

 

ü     Enabling Startup Ecosystem – The role of Incubators – Academia, Government and Industry experts addressed.

 

ü     Enabling Startup Ecosystem – The rise of Angel Funds and competition for Talent – Speakers from Angel Funds and PEs addressed the session.

 

ü     Enabling the Startup Ecosystem – Incubation by Corporations – Speakers from prominent Corporate Houses addressed the Session.

 

ü     Emerging Sectors of Opportunities for Startups – Speakers from different business sectors addressed on how their startup initiatives succeeded and scaled-up.

 

ü      Pathfinders – Startup mindset but personal journeys – Speakers from different areas of life – such as aerobics, paining, writing, comedians, trekking, rock climbing, touch magix technology, excelled in their respective areas through several innovative approaches. This was a Banquet Session followed by Cocktails and Dinner.

 

ü     Dr Gururaj Deshpande (“Desh” Deshpande), Co-Chair, National Council for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to support President, Obama's Strategy, Life Member of Board of MIT , Chairman Tejas Networks, Curata – addressed on Buying a startup for business growth in new areas – Corporate experience at the Day-2 Inaugural Session.

 

ü     Scaling the idea into a business – Leveraging Venture Capital – Speakers from VCs, PEs, IPOs, etc addressed how funds helping scaling-up of the start-ups.

 

ü     Demand Generation through Corporate and Cross Border Collaborations – Speakers from USA, UK and Singapore addressed on how they are plying roles on cross border collaborations to promote start-ups.

 

ü     Scaling up for social cause – The growth of Social Impact Ventures – Speakers at this session explained how start-ups in Social ventures excelled.

 

ü     The diversity challenge in Startups – Women in Startup’s – Speakers at this session shared their experiences on how “women startups” grown-up in their respective sectors of business.

 

ü     The Chairman and the Vice Chairman of CII Karnataka thanked all the sponsors and participants for supporting and participating in the 9th India Innovation Summit, which went off successfully.

 

ü      Mr Kris Gopalakrishnan, Summit Chair gave the concluding remarks and also announced the 10th Edition of the India Innovation Summit to be held in August 2014 in Bangalore and requested all participants and sponsors to join the tenth edition which will be a much bigger and different event in Bangalore.

 
Description

CII organized a flagship event – the ninth edition of the “India Innovation Summit” on 7 & 8 August 2013 at Bangalore.

The theme for this year’s Summit was "India as a Start-up Nation". The topic was driven by the latest trends in the entrepreneurship, where nations like India are scaling the new age businesses to address both the local and global challenges. Given the start-up momentum across various industry sectors, it is also attracting a diversity of talent in terms of gender, location, and experience and application domain.

The Summit provided an ideal platform for the Industry to understand the various nuances of innovation, the critical roles innovation plays in business success and the imperative for the industry to embed innovation across its spectrum of business activities and processes.

Since its inception in 2005, the Innovation Summits brought together over 4000 experts, innovators and practitioners from diverse backgrounds to discuss and deliberate on topics such as: ‘Innovation: An imperative, not a luxury’; ‘Innovating for Emerging India’; ‘Innovation in India’; ‘Innovation in the 21st Century’; ‘Role of Innovation in an Economic Downturn - The India Advantage’; ‘Making a difference in an Emerging Economy’; ‘Innovation – Making Bangalore the Innovation Hub of Asia’ and "India Innovates for the World”.

As in the previous editions, a galaxy of eminent speakers from Industry, Institutions, Overseas Institutions and Government deliberated on the theme of the 9th India Innovation Summit. More than 500 participants including CEOs, Senior Executives, Heads of R&D, IT, ITES, IPR, Technology, etc., Heads of Institutions, Government Officials, Media, etc. were at the Summit.

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India as a Start Up Nation
Mr Soumitra Bhattacharya, Joint Managing Director, Bosch Ltd at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr S Gopalakrishnan, Executive Vice Chairman, Infosys Limited at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, Co-Founder, India Innovation Labs at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr Ian Felton, Deputy High Commissioner, British Deputy High Commission at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr K Siddaramaiah, Hon’ble CM, Government of Karnataka at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr Sandeep Maini, Director, Maini Precision Products Pvt Ltd at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Innovation in Startup Ecosystem by Prof Rishikesha Krishnan, Professor of Corporate Strategy & Policy, IIMB
An Open House Discussion at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Dr S Rajagopalan, Professor, IIIT Bangalore at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The role of Incubators”
Prof. K Kumar, Professor-NSRCEL, IIM Bangalore at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The role of Incubators”
Dr Omkar Rai, DG, Software Technology Parks of India at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The role of Incubators”
Mr C S Murali, Chairman, Entrepreneurship Cell, IISc at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The role of Incubators”
Mr Lalit Ahuja, CEO, Kyron Accelerators at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The role of Incubators”
Dr S Rajagopalan, Professor, IIIT Bangalore at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The role of Incubators”
Mr Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, Co-Founder, India Innovation Labs at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The rise of Angel Funds and competition for Talent”
Mr Ravindra Krishnappa, IAN (Indian Angel Network) at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The rise of Angel Funds and competition for Talent”
Mr Rishi Das, Co-Founder & CEO, CareerNet Consulting at the “Enabling Startup Ecosystem-The rise of Angel Funds and competition for Talent”
Legal and Entity Structure by Ms Sharada Balaji, Founder, Novo Juris Services & Legal Counselors
Rise of Angel Funds by Mr Ravi Gururaj, Chairman & Co-Founder, Frictionless Ventures Pvt Ltd
Mr Shivanshu Gupta, Partner, McKinsey & Co. Inc. at the “Enabling the Startup Ecosystem-Incubation by Corporations”
Mr R Vijay Kumar, Executive Director-Strategy, M&A, Business Development, 3M India LTD at the “Enabling the Startup Ecosystem-Incubation by Corporations”
Mr V R Ferose, Senior VP & Head of Globalization Services, SAP AG at the “Enabling the Startup Ecosystem-Incubation by Corporations”
Mr Scott Clements, CTO, Tyco Intl. at the “Enabling the Startup Ecosystem-Incubation by Corporations”
An Open House Discussion on “Enabling the Startup Ecosystem-Incubation by Corporations”
Dr Gopichand Katragadda, Chairman and MD, GE India Technology Centre Pvt Ltd at the “Emerging Sectors of Opportunities for Startups”
Food Industry by Mr K K Menon, Founder, Menon Technical Services (P) Ltd
Innovation in Primary Healthcare-Indian Context by Dr Santanu Chattopadhyay, CEO, Nationwide Primary Healthcare Services Pvt Ltd
An Open House Discussion on “Emerging Sectors of Opportunities for Startups”
Dr Gopichand Katragadda, Chairman and MD, GE India Technology Centre Pvt Ltd at the “Emerging Sectors of Opportunities for Startups”
Mr L Krishnan, MD, Taegutech India Pvt Ltd at the “Pathfinders-Startup Mindset but Personal Journeys”
Mr Anup Tapadia, Founder, TouchMagix Media at the “Pathfinders-Startup Mindset but Personal Journeys”
Body Transformation expert & Environmental Activist by Ms Wanitha Ashok, Fitness expert and Founder, Aerobics Instructors Group
Vocational Training by Mr Girish Singhania, Founder & CEO, EduBridge Learning Pvt Ltd
Ms Astha Chaturvedi, Founder & CEO, Urban Climbers at the “Pathfinders-Startup Mindset but Personal Journeys”
New Age Fuels by Mr Ram Sahasranam, CEO and MD, Prime Technologies and Innovations Pvt Ltd
Mr Ashwin Mathew, Actor and Stand-up Comedian at the “Pathfinders-Startup Mindset but Personal Journeys”
An Open House Discussion on “Pathfinders-Startup Mindset but Personal Journeys”
Mr L Krishnan, MD, Taegutech India Pvt Ltd at the “Pathfinders-Startup Mindset but Personal Journeys”
Mr S Gopalakrishnan, Executive Vice Chairman, Infosys Limited at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr M N Vidyashankar, IAS, Principal Secretary, Commerce & Industries Department, Government of Karnataka at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Dr Gururaj Deshpande (“Desh” Deshpande), Co-Chair, National Council for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to support President, Obama's Strategy, Life Member of Board of MIT, Chairman Tejas Networks, Curata at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, Co-Founder, India Innovation Labs at the Inaugural Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Scaling Up for Social Causes by Mr Shankar Jaganathan, Board Member, Oxfam India
Expert Trekker by Mr Arjun Majumdar, Co-Founder, IndiaHikes
Ms Shradha Sharma, Founder and Chief Editor, Yourstory.in at the “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital”
Mr V Jaya Sankar, Senior Executive Director and Head-Equity, Capital Markets, Kotak Mahindra Capital Company Ltd at the “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital”
Mr Sudhir Sethi, Founder & CMD, IDG Ventures India at the “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital”
Dr R Somakumar, PhD, Vice President, Research Circle Technology, GE Idea Works, GE Corporate at the “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital”
Mr Prakash Parthasarathy, Chief Investment Officer, PremjiInvest at the “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital”
Mr Sanjay Anandaram, Venture Partner, Seed Fund at the “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital”
An Open House Discussion on “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital”
Ms Shradha Sharma, Founder and Chief Editor, Yourstory.in at the “Scaling the idea into a business-Leveraging Venture Capital"
Dr BVR Mohan Reddy, Chairman & MD, Infotech Enterprises at the “Demand Generation through Corporate and Cross Border Collaborations”
Mr Mukund Mohan, Director, Microsoft Ventures at the “Demand Generation through Corporate and Cross Border Collaborations”
Cross Border Collaborations UK by Mr Richard Cawdell, Head – Core Team, Accelerator India
Opposites attract Why Kipling was Wrong Or was he? by Mr Suresh Shankar, Crayon Data Pte, Singapore
An Open House Discussion on “Demand Generation through Corporate and Cross Border Collaborations”
Dr BVR Mohan Reddy, Chairman & MD, Infotech Enterprises at the “Demand Generation through Corporate and Cross Border Collaborations”
Mr Soumitra Bhattacharya, Joint MD, Bosch Ltd at the “Scaling up for Social Cause-The Growth of Social Impact Ventures”
Global Experience-A Case Study by Mr Sachindra Rudra, Director-India, Acumen Fund India
Social Impact Funds by Mr Vinod Keni, CFO, Avishkaar
Singapore Perspective by Mr Suresh V Shankar, Crayon Data Pte, Singapore
Social Ventures in India-an Indian Experience by Dr Aditya Dev Sood, Founder & Chairman, Bihar Innovation Lab
An Open House Discussion on “Scaling up for Social Cause-The Growth of Social Impact Ventures”
Mr Soumitra Bhattacharya, Joint MD, Bosch Ltd at the “Scaling up for Social Cause-The Growth of Social Impact Ventures”
Ms Kumud M Srinivasan, President, Intel India at the “The diversity challenge in Startups-Women in Startup’s”
Ms Uma Ganesh, CEO, Global Talent Track at the “The diversity challenge in Startups-Women in Startup’s”
Venture Capital View by Dr Anjlee Prakash, CEO, Learning Links Foundation
Mr Manish Singhal, Founder & CEO, Saarthi at the “The diversity challenge in Startups-Women in Startup’s”
Ms Shalini Banerjee, Co-Founder & Director, BRANDIDEA Consultancy Pvt Ltd at the “The diversity challenge in Startups-Women in Startup’s”
An Open House Discussion on “The diversity challenge in Startups-Women in Startup’s”
Ms Kumud M Srinivasan, President, Intel India at the “The diversity challenge in Startups-Women in Startup’s”
Mr Soumitra Bhattacharya, Joint MD, Bosch Ltd at the Summing-up Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr Vijaya Kumar Ivaturi, Co-Chairman, 9th India Innovation Summit at the Summing-up Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr S Gopalakrishnan, Executive Vice Chairman, Infosys at the Summing-up Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
Mr Sandeep Maini, Director, Maini Precision Products Pvt Ltd at the Summing-up Session of the 9th India Innovation Summit 2013
 
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