Rajdeep Sardesai, Consulting Editor, India Today Group; Martin Wolf, Associate Editor and Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times, London. As the geopolitic and world economic order lean towards protectionism, India must go by compatibility of disposition and show leadership in shaping a new world order.
Sunil Kant Munjal, Chairman, Hero Enterprise; Bhavish Aggarwal, Co-Founder & CEO, Ola; Ritesh Agarwal, Founder and Group CEO, OYO Hotels & Homes contemplate on ways hospitality and transportation need to reimagine their business and operating models, to serve and survive; as consumer mindset leans towards maintaining social distance in crowd gatherings.
Sanjay Kirloskar, Chairman and Managing Director, Kirloskar Brothers Ltd; Arvind Panagariya, Former Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog and Professor of Economics and the Jagdish Bhagwati Professor of Indian Political Economy at Columbia University; C K Ranganathan, Chairman and Managing Director, CavinKare Pvt. Ltd deliberate upon the policies taken by the Government to mend the economy through relief to the producers, especially MSMEs and farmers.
Preetha Reddy, Vice Chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Group; Sadhguru, Founder, Isha Foundation. Sadhguru offers his simple perspectives on management in the post Covid world, including ways to overcome those using subtle, effective methods. His idea of cultivating leadership lies on the process of creating a pure inner balance and an insightful mind.
Pranjal Sharma, Economic Analyst, Advisor and Writer & Author-India Automated; Nirupama Rao, Former Foreign Secretary and Ambassador of India to China, USA & Sri Lanka; Claude Smadja, Chairman, Smadja & Smadja Strategic Advisory Inc and Harry Broadman, Partner & Practice Chair, Berkeley Research Group LLC; Johns Hopkins University Faculty; Author, Africa's Silk Road: China and Indias New Economic Frontier discuss how India has to find ways to solve its security and economic conundrum as it coexists with its neighbour China.
Pranjal Sharma, Economic Analyst, Advisor and Writer & Author-India Automated in dialogue with Velchamy Sankarlingam, President of Product and Engineering, Zoom discuss about the positive impact of video conferencing platforms in different walks of life. The future lies in making them work more efficiently while securing the privacy of the users.
Narayana Murthy, Founder, Infosys Ltd and Founder, Catamaran Ventures expresses his concerns about board governance in India and offers solutions at AIMAs 47th National Management Convention. The main source of corporate scams, according to Mr Murthy, is moral weakness and incompetence of the chairman of the board in the companies where scams happen. According to Infosys founder, the biggest challenge in corporate governance is the agency cost, i.e. the cost incurred by management to meet the shareholders objectives.
Nayantara Rai, Chief of Delhi Bureau, ET-Now; Rajnish Kumar, Chairman, State Bank of India; Sanjiv Mehta, Chairman & Managing Director, Hindustan Unilever Limited and Sanjiv Bajaj, Chairman and Managing Director, Bajaj Finserv Ltd discuss that while India's economy is down with the flu, it has presented an opportunity to renew its economy by moving forward with radical ideas that induct digital technologies, into India's healthcare, education, energy and retail sectors.
Vikram Chandra, Founder, Editorji Technologies with Rishad Premji, Chairman, Wipro Limited. Rishad Premji talks about the Covid pandemic has impacted world economies leading to localisation of work. The Indian IT services supply chain is set for revolution as it paves foward by integrating WFH and gig work in supply chain as it adapts to their global delivery model.
Manish Sabharwal, Chairman and Co-founder, Teamlease Services and Pranjal Sharma, Author, Economic Analyst and Columnist discussing on how countries, companies and investors and individuals should balance the next quarter and plan for the next quarter century to determine the life after Covid.
Mr Gurcharan Das, Author, Management Guru and Public Intellectual and Mr Kartik Sharma discussing on how a nation is invented by the people