About the Event


Realising the potential of emerging tech, several entrepreneurs in Kerala are building products and services to solve critical problems like crop insurance using blockchain, Drones/AI to monitor crops, Training of field nursing staff using AR-VR, Identifying culprits using AR glasses by the Law enforcement forces and many more in recent past.  There is a growing number of startups across Kerala which are focused on building solutions using Emerging technologies that cater to the real pain points of India.    

This full day summit  will have sessions to discuss various such opportunities for Startups to create scalable businesses by solving real problems of India and will primarily focus on emerging technologies such as Block Chain, AI, Big data, IoT, AR/VR, Drone Tech amongst others. The Summit is expected to be attended by over 300 start ups from across the state of Kerala.

Speakers


Prof. Debashis Chatterjee

Prof. Debashis Chatterjee

Director, IIM Kozhikode.

Apala Lahiri

Apala Lahiri

President, HFI Middle East, Asia, Africa, Australia & CEO, Institute of Customer Experience

Prasanna Lohar

Prasanna Lohar

Head Innovation & Architecture, DCB Bank Limited & Co-Chair, IAMAI Blockchain Committee

Ramprakash Ramamoorthy

Ramprakash Ramamoorthy

Member Leadership Staff - Machine Learning & Analytics, ZOHO Corporation

Babu Munagala

Babu Munagala

Co-Founder & CTO, Zebi

Tina Singh

Tina Singh

Chief Digital Officer, Mahindra Finance & Chairperson, IAMAI Blockchain Committee

Namrita Mahindro

Namrita Mahindro

Senior General Manager - Digital Transformation, Mahindra Group & Chairperson, IAMAI AR/VR Committee

Vivek Parihar

Vivek Parihar

Head of Engineering , Rizort

Rajan Kotadi

Rajan Kotadi

Founder, Blockchain Innovation Lab

Paul Ravindranath G

Paul Ravindranath G

Program Manager, Developer Relations & Head of Google Accelerator, Google India

Robin Tommy

Robin Tommy

Incubation Lab Head, TCS Reseach and Innovations

Vivek Surve

Vivek Surve

Co-Founder, Parallax Lab

C Subramanian

C Subramanian

Author, Sales Trainer & Sales Accelerator

Anoop Nambiar

Anoop Nambiar

Executive - Cloud & Managed Service Providers, IBM Asia Pacific

Dr Saji Gopinath

Dr Saji Gopinath

CEO, Kerala Startup Mission

N Krishnan

N Krishnan

Senior Advisor, K-DISC

Col. Jitender S Minhas

Col. Jitender S Minhas

CEO, IAMAI Startup Foundation

Samiran Gupta

Samiran Gupta

India Head, ICANN

Prof. Keyoor Purani

Prof. Keyoor Purani

Executive Director, LIVE- IIM Kozhikode

Schedule


Startups not only created new industries and came up with more revolutionary technology over time but also addressed the social issues, enhanced the lifestyle patterns, cultures and economy of the society.

The session would cover:

  • The impact, created by regional and international Startups
  • Solve for India: Making Product and services
  •  Successful cases of co-innovation projects between startups and corporates in Solving problems
  • The strength of connecting the ecosystems.
  • How AR/VR can better life and experience
  • Using AR/VR Training in sectors like education, healthcare, Law Enforcement
  • Used cases

Solving for India, given the complexity and multi-dimensional aspects of most of our economic and societal challenges, can easily be extended to the rest of the emerging and developing economies. An integral part of India’s strategy for AI involves tackling common and complex global challenges that can be solved through technology intervention, and India’s scale and opportunity landscape provides the ideal test-bed to ensure sustainable and scalable solutions.

The session covers:

  • Tackle some of the challenges from AI’s perspective,
  • AI initiatives to evolve scalable solutions for emerging economies
  • Used cases

Keynote Address

Blockchain can solve myriad Indian problems, such as eliminating middlemen, providing data security, reducing corruption and tampering of financial ledgers, and improving the speed of service delivery by governments and corporations.

The discussion would cover:

  • How Blockchain would be useful in  Solving Local Problems
  • Used cases

Setting the context by Samiran Gupta, Head, ICANN India

Announcing the Hackathon

The challenge would focus on developing or upgrading a product with integration of UA compliances using available or new tools.

The participants would be free to use any other tool or any alternate solutions to fulfill the guidelines for ‘Universal Acceptance’ compliance.

Prize Money * 1st - Rs. 6,000/- * 2nd - Rs. 4,000/- * 3rd - Rs. 2,500/- (two)

Participant Profile


Startups

Industry Leaders

Investors

Tech Experts

Government

Media

Supporters


Contact Us


Sponsorship

Kalyan Biswas
9971768811
kalyan@iamai.in

Sponsorship

Sudha Subramaniam
9686400688
sudha@iamai.in

Sponsorship

Ajay Shankar
9447371902
ajay@iamai.in

Speaking Opportunities and Partnership

Kalyan Biswas
9971768811
kalyan@iamai.in

Delegate Registration / Exhibition Space

Ajay Shankar
9447371902
ajay@iamai.in

Delegate Registration / Exhibition Space

Anoop A
8129022256
anoop@iamai.in

Sponsors