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Global Innovation & the India Start up Ecosystem : An IBM Perspective




IBM has an amazing ability to transform and respond to changing technology environments. TSMM this month will help you get a perspective of what the emerging trends look like to IBM as they work with startups and large global enterprises to bring in

Date: February 18, 2017 (Saturday)
Venue: Koramangala Club, Koramangala, Bengaluru
Schedule: 6.30pm to 9pm

IBM has an amazing ability to transform and respond to changing technology environments. TSMM this month will help you get a perspective of what the emerging trends look like to IBM as they work with startups and large global enterprises to bring in technology innovation and transformation across businesses.

Amit Sharma heads an exciting area at IBM, having held several senior roles in IBM, with responsibilities spanning finance, corporate & business development, sales operations and strategy. In his global role as Vice President & General Manager - Operations, WW GBS - Cloud Application Innovation, Amit has a close connection to emerging technologies and trends. Prior to this, Amit has been the COO, for IBM India/South Asia, the CFO of IBM WW Services Delivery and CFO of IBM's Global Integrated Operations as well CFO of IBM India/South Asia having spent time with IBM in Singapore, Tokyo, New York and Bangalore. He was recognized as the CFO of the year, 2006, by IMA in the MNC category. Amit holds an Engineering degree in Computer Science and an MBA in Finance and International Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India.

Nipun Mehrotra leads IBM India's transformation and accelerated push to "Digital", supporting and leveraging the Tech Eco System - Developers, Start Ups, Investors, Academia - along with IBM Clients to create business value through innovation. Having mentored over 20 startups in India and Singapore, he is personally focused on creating more IP based deep tech Start Ups from India. Nipun hold Computer Science degree from NIT, Trichy.

Amit and Nipun are looking to share their vast experience in an interactive discussion during TSMM. Besides the formal session you can also network and extend the conversation over drinks and dinner.

Date – 18th February 2017
Venue – Mallige Hall, The Koramangala Club
Timings
6.30pm to 7.00pm – Registration & Networking
7.00pm to 8.15pm – Interactive Session
8.15pm onwards – Dinner and more Networking

Entrance free for members and non-members pay Rs.300/- per head includes high tea and dinner
Liquor available at cash bar from 6.30pm onwards


Pre-registration is important for us to plan F&B


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