Guest Keynote Speakers


Jamie Anderson

Professor of Strategic Management at Antwerp Management School and the Lorange Institute of Business Zurich

Jamie Anderson is jointly Professor of Strategic Management at Antwerp Management School and the Lorange Institute of Business Zurich, and Visiting Professor at London Business School. Recently named as a “management guru” by the Financial Times, Jamie has also been included on a list of the world’s "top 25 management thinkers" by the journal Business Strategy Review.

Mr. Dr. Anil K Khandelwal

Mr. Dr. Anil K Khandelwal

Former Chairman and Managing Director of Bank of Baroda and Dena Bank & Author: Dare to Lead

Dr. Anil K Khandelwal is a popular Speaker, Author, Columnist, Corporate Advisor and Consultant. He currently heads Anugyan Consulting Private Limited – a management consultancy firm for strategy, brand building, leadership training, coaching and HR transformation.

He is a former Chairman and Managing Director of Bank of Baroda and also Dena Bank. Earlier he headed the high power group appointed by Government of India for HRD for Public Sector Banks and submitted the report, what is popularly known as 'Khandelwal Committee report'. The report has set a reform agenda in motion. He was also appointed as Chairperson of Advisory group on HRD by Ministry of Finance, Government of India.

Mastermind Keynote

Rajan Anandan

Rajan Anandan

VP & MD — Google India

He joined Google in February 2011. His career includes global leadership roles at Microsoft, Dell and McKinsey & Company.

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CIO Speakers, Panels and Case Studies

Hear from senior IT and business executives from leading multinational organizations that will bring their valuable experience to life by sharing best practices and lessons learned.

Mr. KR Krishnakumar
Mr. MD Agrawal
Dr. Sanjay Bhatikar
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Mr. Aggarwal Rajesh
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  • IAS, Directorate of IT
  • Govt. of Maharashtra
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Gartner Keynote Speaker

Partha Iyengar

Partha Iyengar

VP Distinguished Analyst and Conference Chair

Partha Iyengar is VP and distinguished analyst in Gartner's CIO and Executive Leadership research team. He is also the regional research director, India, with responsibility for managing the India research agenda. His research areas cover areas of strategic interest to CIOs and their direct reports, including business and IT strategy, leveraging partnerships to drive business value, business value of IT, IT measurement, CIO leadership issues and the changing role of the CIO in a globalized world.

John Mahoney

John Mahoney

VP Distinguished Analyst

John Mahoney is a vice president and distinguished analyst in the CIO research group at Gartner. An experienced strategic leader, coach and executive board member, Mr. Mahoney focuses his research on the development and transformation of CIO and IT leadership roles, the future of IT organizations and the developing internet of everything. His research and advice blend practical with strategic for all aspects of leadership for IT organizations and for IT-driven companies.

Tom Scholtz

Tom Scholtz

VP & Gartner Fellow

Tom Scholtz is a Research Vice President in Gartner, where he advises clients on security management strategies and trends, and is an acknowledged authority on information security policy design, security organizational dynamics, and security management processes. Based in the United Kingdom, Mr. Scholtz is a regular presenter at European industry events.

Peter Sondergaard

Peter Sondergaard

SVP, Research, Gartner

Peter Sondergaard is a senior vice president in Gartner, where he is the global head of Gartner Research. Mr. Sondergaard is responsible for people management and the direction of the global research organization, which includes Semiconductors, IT Infrastructure and Operations, Communications, Software and Services Management, Business of IT, Research Operations Management, and IT provider and end-user organizational roles.

Gartner Analysts

Merv Adrian
Heminder Singh Ahluwalia
Gene Alvarez
Tapati Bandopadhyay
Marcus Blosch
Darryl Carlton
David W. Cearley
Sid Deshpande
Jim Duggan
Ted Friedman
David Furlonger
Milind Govekar
Anshul Gupta
Kimberly Harris-Ferrante
Chris Howard
Partha Iyengar
Biswajeet Mahapatra
John Mahoney
Leigh McMullen
Naveen Mishra
Aman Munglani
Tina Nunno
Sunil Padmanabh
Linda Price
Peter Redshaw
Tom Scholtz
Naresh Singh
Sanil Solanki
Dan Sommer
Peter Sondergaard
Bhavish Sood
Dillip Thakur
Vishal Tripathi
Juergen Weiss
Daniel Yuen

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