World Auto Forum on Information Technology - WAFit 2019

Why WAFit?


WAFit Discussion

Thought Leaders @ WAFit


Vijay Sethi CIO, CHRO & Head Hero Moto Corp

Vijay Sethi

CIO, CHRO & Head CSR

Hero Moto Corp

Hilal Khan, CIO, Honda Cars India

Hilal Khan CIO

CIO

Honda Cars India

Prof M P Gupta, HOD - DMS, IIT Delhi

Prof M P Gupta

HOD - DMS

IIT Delhi

Monika Phartyal, CIO, 3M India

Monika Phartyal

CIO

3M India

Parna Ghosh, Group CIO, Uno Minda Group

Parna Ghosh

Group CIO

Uno Minda Group

Navid Talib, Plant Operations Head, Honda Cars India

Navid Talib

Plant Operations Head

Honda Cars India

Pratap Pat Joshi CIO Mercedes Benz India

Pratap Pat Joshi

CIO

Mercedes-Benz India

V Ranganathan Iyer, CIO, JBM GROUP

V Ranganathan Iyer

CIO

JBM GROUP

Arnab Das, VP - Global Business Development, Aricent

Arnab Das

VP - Global Business Development

Aricent

Kshitij Saxena Co-Founder & CEO Auto Ninja

Kshitij Saxena

Co-Founder & CEO

Auto Ninja

Garima Sahney – Partner - Saikrishna & Associates

Garima Sahney

Partner

Saikrishna & Associates

Nitin Mehra, Executive Director, 21 North

Nitin Mehra

Executive Director

21 North

Deepak Luthra, Head - Automotive Sales & Service, Europ Assistance

Deepak Luthra

Head - Automotive Sales & Service

Europ Assistance

Gautam Kapoor, Partner, Cyber Risk, Deloitte

Gautam Kapoor

Partner, Cyber Risk

Deloitte

Feroz Khan, Associate Director, Boston Consulting Group, India

Feroz Khan

Associate Director

Boston Consulting Group, India

Rahul Mishra, Principal, AT Kearney

Rahul Mishra

Principal

AT Kearney

Sudhanshu Mittal, Director, Industry 4.0

Sudhanshu Mittal

Director

Industry 4.0

Anuj Guglani Chief Torque Officer World Auto Forum

Anuj Guglani

"Bro"

World Auto Forum

and Many More!

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Testimonials by Participants at World Auto Forum


"Overall Good Program and great social networking opportunity provided."

- Santosh Kulkarni , TTi Global

"Excellent Concept and Gathering! As an outsider, I’m learning a lot!!"

- Ashish Shah, CEO, Delhi Dynamos FC

"Good to hear the first hand experience of Panelists for transformation in vehicles for last 20 years"

- Sanjiv Dogra, Sr Account Director, Teradata

"Full of Energy! Very Well Planned and feels like family due to regularity of events!"

- Garima Sahney, Partner, SaiKrishna & Associates

"Appreciate the speech of Mr Sumit Sawhney Country CEO & MD Renault India, Quite Motivated and Knowledgeable !"

- Jaya Sen

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- Yogeeta M

"Good Program and Great Social Network Opportunity"

- Mahendra Singh, ED - F A D A

"Sellers, Tech, Innovators, Marketing – Bringing the whole EcoSystem under one roof, Well Done WAF for #IVSMS18"

- Sudhanshu, Autoportal.com

"A Great Conf, Great Topics, Good Participation"

- Dhianu Das, Luxury Ride

"One of its kind of event where trends, opportunities are discussed and exchanged within Auto Fraternity. Delighted to be part of this"

- Atul Arora

"Good Arrangement, Good Concept to know what is happening in the Industry!"

- Deepak Luthra, Head Automotive, Europ Assistance

"#IVSMS18 – A very good event for the auto world leaders to get together, to share their views & discuss !"

- Rahul Chaturvedi, Autoportal.com

"Fantastic Experience! 5 Stars!"

- Amit, 21North

"I liked to be part of WAFit! It has given us an excellent opportunity to network with people"

- Ravish Sahay, EVP & Head of Emerging Verticals, Quality Kiosk

"It was a great event Anuj had really brought a fraternity together to a platform, which was long due most required. Well done great efforts from Team WAF. Thank you."

- DEEP N BHATTACHARYA, Dover tech

"It has been a pleasure to be part of the WAF Convention. It’s a great platform to meet Industry People. All the Best for WAF!"

- Sandeep Kapoor, CEO, Relioquick Auto Mall

"Very well organized event with lot of deliberations & fruitful discussions. In my view, Few topics should have been slotted more time for interactions"

- Rajesh Mukhija - Head After Sales, Hero MotoCorp

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Conference Agenda

Come join us and lets share, discuss and Co Create the
Agenda and Future Path of the World Auto Forum on Information Technology - WAFit 2019

Sat, April 27, 2019

2019-04-27 9:00:00 2019-04-27 17:00:00 Asia/Kolkata World Auto Forum on Information Technology - WAFit 2019 Delhi World Auto Forum anuj@waf.bz

Holiday Inn

Int'l Airport Aerocity

New Delhi

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

2019-04-27 9:00:00 2019-04-27 17:00:00 Asia/Kolkata World Auto Forum on Information Technology - WAFit 2019 Delhi World Auto Forum anuj@waf.bz

Time

Activity / Theme

Details

8:30 - 9:00 am

Registration

9:00 - 9:15 am

Welcome by Anuj Guglani, Founder World Auto Forum

9:15 - 9:30 am

Inauguration Ceremony

9:30 - 10:00 am

WAFit! Power Panel 1: How do we see AI, IoT & Blockchain transform Automotive Next 5 Years? Use Cases beyond the Hype!

V Ranganathan Iyer – CIO - JBM GROUP

Pratap Pat Joshi - CIO - Mercedes-Benz India

Sudhanshu Mittal - Director - Industry 4.0 NASSCOM

Garima Sahney – Partner - Sai Krishna & Associates

Feroz Khan – Associate Director - BCG

Rahul Mishra – Principal - AT Kearney

Anuj Guglani – CEO - World Auto Forum - Moderator

10:30 - 10:45 am

Q&A

10:45 - 11:00 am

Networking Tea & Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:20 am

WAFit! Key Note 1 : Practical Tips for Protection of IP of Emerging Tech

Garima Sahney – Partner - Sai Krishna & Associates

11:20 - 11:40 am

WAFit! Key Note 2: The Hero's IT Landmarks

Vijay Sethi - CIO, CHRO, Head - CSR - Hero MotoCorp

=11:40 - 11:50 am

Q&A for Key Notes 1 & 2

11:50 - 12:50 pm

WAFit! Power Panel 2: IoT firing up the Automotive : Key Issues of Security, Safety, Leveraging Benefits, Future Applications, Caveats for Present!

Gautam Kapoor – Partner, Cyber Risk - Deloitte

Vijay Sethi - CIO, CHRO, Head - CSR - Hero MotoCorp

Parna Ghosh - Group CIO - Uno Minda Group

Naved Talib - Plants Operations Head - Honda Cars India

Arnab Das - VP, Global Business Development - Aricent

Kshitij Saxena – CEO – AutoNinja

Anuj Guglani – CEO - World Auto Forum - Moderator

12:50 - 1:10 pm

WAFit! Key Note 3: Industry 4.0 & The Indian Auto Industry : Cost to Benefit Analysis

V Ranganathan Iyer – CIO - JBM GROUP

1:10 - 2:00 pm

Networking Lunch

2:00 - 2:20 pm

WAFit! Key Note 4: Partner Showcase

2:20 - 2:40 pm

WAFit! Key Note 5: AI @ Auto : Next Gen Cloud & Augmented Intelligence

Kshitij Saxena – CEO – AutoNinja

2:40 - 3:00 pm

WAFit! Key Note 6: Honda Car Digital CRM Journey

Hilal Khan – CIO – Honda Cars India

3:00 - 3:15 pm

Combined Q&A for Keynotes 3,4 & 5

3:15 - 4:15 pm

WAFit! Power Panel 3: Demystifying Blockchain. What's the Action Plan of Blockchain @ Automotive & Transportation for Next 5 Yrs ?

Hilal Khan – CIO – Honda Cars India

Parna Ghosh - Group CIO - Uno Minda Group

Nitin Mehra - COO - 21North

Deepak Luthra - National Head, BD - Europ Assistance

MP Gupta - Professor - IIT Delhi

Anuj Guglani – CEO, World Auto Forum - Moderator

4:15 - 4:30 pm

Q&A

4:30 - 4:45 pm

Valedectory Ceremony & Vote of Thanks

4:45 - 5:00 pm

Networking Tea / Coffee Break

The Final Agenda shall be Published at #WAFIt ! Official Website on Fri, April 26, 2019 at 20:00 Hours
The Speakers & Panelists may change due to their personal exigencies

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