In this session, the speakers emphasise on the importance of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Supply Chain Management sharing Automatic Supplier qualification assessment and bid evaluation using Machine Learning.
A special Session showcasing high impact innovations and its practitioners. The session speakers deliberate on how leaders across industries have handled disruption and share their strategies and innovation practices.
Ruchi Bhatia, Deputy Chief of Delhi Bureau, ET Now; Vani Kola, Managing Director, Kalaari Capital; Falguni Nayar, Founder and CEO, Nykaa.com; Yashish Dahiya, Co-founder & Group CEO, Policybazaar.com; Peyush Bansal, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Lenskart.com deliberate on ways Indian startups have to shift focus from buying users to eking out profits and repaying investors.
Mr. Ashutosh Vajpai, Joint Secretary, Economic Affairs, Government of Rajasthan; Mr. Xiaoping Li, Senior Procurement Specialist, World Bank; Ms. Meena Agarwal, Director, NIFM and Mr. Shanker Lal, Lead Procurement Specialist, World Bank discussing the Professionalisation of Procurement.
Mr. Tallen Kumar, CEO GeM; Dr. Neeta Verma, Director General, National Informatics Centre; Mr. Michael Graeme Osborne, Senior Procurement Specialist, The World Bank and Mr. P V V Satyanarayan , General Manager, CRIS discussing Technology in Procurement: e Procurement, e-RA, AI, Big Data, IoT and Robotics.
Mr. Kumar V Pratap, Joint Secretary (Infrastructure Policy and Finance), DEA, Ministry of Finance; Mr. Maurice Diamond, PPP Expert, IPATS, London; Mr. R K Pandey, Member (Projects), National Highway Authority of India; Ms. Hemalatha D, Head – Procurement and Process Improvement, L&T IDPL and Mr. Harsh Doshi, Technical Director, R.K.C Infrabuilt Pvt. Ltd discussing the Growth & Emergence of Public Private Partnership (PPP).
Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Founder & Vice Chairman, Info Edge India Pvt Ltd; Dinesh Agarwal, Founder and CEO, IndiaMART and Vikram Chandra, Founder, Editorji Technologies discussing how the impact on start up economy will depend on the sector catered to.
CP Gurnani, CEO & MD, Tech Mahindra; Saket Modi, Co-Founder & CEO at Lucideus and Kartik Sharma, Director, Agnito, AIMA YLC Executive Board dicussing how India shall be the technology leader. The panel was of the opinion that the world will look towards India for solutions.