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March 2022
Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India
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Conference Programme

DAY 1: 19 February 2020
Time Conference Room: A
1000-1100 Inauguration Ceremony: Digital India: Connecting the Unconnected
1100-1130 Networking Tea break
Time Conference Room: A (5G and Beyond Leadership Summit) Conference Room: B (IoT) Conference Room: C (Fintech)
1130-1300 Opening Session: 5G: Where are we at?

Discussion points:
• Current state of Policy and regulations
• Aligning 5G tech and policies
• How will 5G impact productivity and economic growth?
• Identifying the macroeconomics of a 5G fuelled economy
• How markets will be disrupted?
• Spectrum availability and utilisation
Opening Session: IoT: Invented for connected world

Discussion points:
• Journey till now and future roadmap
• Scaling up from pilots to large-scale IoT business
• Current and future business models
• From the Internet of Things to an Economy of Things
• Driving innovation for IoT
• Big data, AI and ML for IoT
• Convergence of Blockchain and the IoT Paradigms
• IoT security
Opening Session: Exploring the era of digital money

Discussion points:
• Fintech innovations
• Policy and regulatory environment
• Market growth, real road blocks and solutions
• UPI – India’s mega gamechanger
• The move to mobile money
• Security at fingertips
• Blockchain's Influence on Digital Money
• National initiatives transforming the Fintech sector
1300-1400 Networking lunch
1400-1450 The infrastructure roadblock and economics of 5G in India

Discussion points:
• What are the main 5G rollout drivers?
• 5G enabled handsets
• How 5G can be rolled out in the fastest, smoothest, and most efficient way possible, while meeting the key objectives of successful coexistence with 4G and continuous growth?
• Initial 5G rollout: what it will look like?
• How 5G will transform existing enterprise network capabilities?
Cities of future through IoT

Discussion points:
• IoT as a growth enabler for smart cities
• The levers of IoT growth
• Business value of IoT in smart cities
• Impact of IoT on smart cities
• Key applications of IoT in smart cities
• Dimensions of IoT adoption in smart cities
• Need of IoT policy framework for smart cities
Financial Inclusion

Discussion points:
• Fintech's global impact on the unbanked and underbanked
• Partnership models for achieving universal financial inclusion
• Role of technology in advancing financial inclusion
• Is end of the unbanked is a visible milestone?
• How should government and the financial sector harness the ingenuity of entrepreneurs, and local and international innovation communities, to meet inclusive growth goals?
1500-1540 Intelligence-led big data analytics in a 5G world

Discussion points:
• Why the combined effect of 5G, IoT and Big Data Analytics can enable us to better understand the unprecedented tsunami of data generated every second?
• How this convergence will pave the path for Intelligence-led Big Data Analytics?
• How the convergence of 5G cellular, IoT and Big Data Analytics has the potential to change processes?
IoT evolving healthcare

Discussion points:
• IoT to create healthcare revolution
• Empower the Healthcare vision 2030
• Role of Artificial Intelligence
• Intelligent population health for next-gen patient care
• Data security in healthcare
• Role of Blockchain
Digital lending

Discussion points:
• Policy and regulatory framework
• Marketplace lending to see what does the future hold?
• Re-engineering the mortgage industry
• Financial inclusion to profitably serve the unbanked and underbanked market
• Expanding the use of data & analytics i.e. big data, AI and cognitive computing
• Implication for banks and data providers
• Credit scoring models
1545-1615 The combination of 5G and AI

Discussion points:
• Are operators expect to adopt AI in 5G?
• How should operators plan, trial and implement AI across their networks?
• Can incorporation of AI into networks, reduce capital expenditure, improves network performance and build new revenue streams?
• Will AI be able to enhance customer service and experience?
1615-1630 Networking tea break
1630-1745 Ensuring the 5G Revolution is a Success from all cornerstones

Discussion points:
• How to build win-win cooperation for industry players in the 5G era?
• What approaches are being taken in different regions?
• Virtual, augmented and mixed reality in a 5G environment?
• How the 5G revolution will drive future innovations of IoT?
• New Networks, New Risks: How to keep your networks secure?
• How 5G will change the Mobile App Development Landscape?

DAY 2: 20 February 2020
Time Conference Room: A (OTT Summit) Conference Room: B Conference Room: C (AI and Blockchain Summit)
1000-1100 Opening session: Embracing the OTT revolution

Discussion points:
• Impact of a changed “New OTT” world
• Policies and regulation environment
• Investment opportunities
• Domestic vs International market
• Why OTT has a bright future in India?
• How do advertisers look at OTT platforms?
Industry 4.0

Discussion points:
• Opportunities and roadmap for deployment for industry 4.0
• Importance of digital transformation for manufacturers
• Government initiatives to help implement industry 4.0 across industries
• Role of data to change the face of manufacturing
• The barriers between Business, Engineering & Technology
• Industrial revolution 4.0
• Re-skilling fill the gaps due to technology change
• Safety & Security for Implementation of Industry 4.0
Opening Session: Unlocking AI and blockchain full potential

Discussion points:
• Journey till now and future roadmap
• What’s in it for enterprise and why companies are adopting emerging technologies
• Role in the digital world economy
• Regulatory framework and tax implications
• Investors perspective in blockchain and AI
• Future of fintech industry through blockchain and AI
1100-1145 Overwhelming OTT: Telcos’ growth strategy in a digital world

Discussion points:
• The growing force or changing face of digital
• Cannibalizing voice and messaging—offering more for less
• Increasing demand for communication infrastructure—broadband-access hype
• Value chain takeover—new technologies and increasing competition
• Implications and opportunities for telcos
• Building up scalable partnerships
Embedded technologies for IoT

Discussion points:
• Challenges of designing an embedded IoT hardware system
• Engineering and design of hardware, software in embedded systems
• The Internet of Things (IoT) & embedded connectivity
• Design tools for electronics and embedded systems
• Safety & security focus in embedded systems and its applications
• Recent developments in embedded systems

AI and Blockchain use cases in service sector

Discussion points:
• Blockchain and AI for banking and financial services
• Blockchain and AI for governance
• Blockchain and AI for supply chain
• Blockchain and AI for healthcare
• Blockchain and AI for infrastructure
1145-1200 Networking tea break 1145-1315
Embedded technologies for IoT
AI and Blockchain use cases in service sector
1200-1315 1200-1315hrs
A new matrix for OTT business

Discussion points:
• Disruption in the Indian TV market
• Investment priorities
• Shift of business models
• Future of Indian media and entertainment
• Competition and complementation
• New players, new ideas and strategies
• Getting consumers to pay
• One subscriber, many users
• OTT Apps
1315-1400 Networking lunch
1400-1445 How OTT players are capitalizing on AI?

Discussion points:
• Insights on customer behaviour
• Better content pricing
• Conceptualization Made Easy
• Optimization of OTT Delivery Network
• Taking viewing experience to next level
• Dubbing and subtitling impact
Changing education landscape with IoT

Discussion points:
• Global shifts in skills and competency requirements
• Advancements of new ideologies affecting the nature and structure of business and skills
• The role of IoT in skills development
• Sustainable skills development with technology
• Global shifts in production paradigms and skills evolution
• Policy and institutional reforms
AI, machine learning and big data

Discussion points:
• Policy framework to corelate the data and success of AI
• Predictive analytics
• Changing the skill set
• The online and offline worlds are merging
• Importance of capturing and managing real-time data
• Legal and ethical issues for companies to innovate
1445-1615 Original Content: Capturing India's next billion subscribers

Discussion points:
• Video trends, forecast and statistics
• Market growth strategies
• Content discovery and consumption
• Western vs Indo content
• Regional content growth story
• Blockchain empowering content creators
• How to identify the Value Gap of the content?
• Where do advertisers fit in this game?
Unlocking the untapped potential of IoT in utilities: IoT - Is the water sector ready?

Discussion points:
• Making an economic assessment for water utilities development
• Integrating smart water technologies into existing water infrastructure
• Strategies for managing and reducing water leakage across the network
• Looking at real-time data and cutting-edge communication technologies
• New technologies and know-how in IoT and AI for network automation
IoT to improve energy management
Discussion points:
• Upgradation of the aging infrastructure to improve productivity and connectivity
• Creating intelligent energy management
• Achieving convenience
• Gaining performance insights based on machine learning
AI & blockchain technology benefits together

Discussion points:
• Enhancing security
• Untangling the way AI thinks
• Accessing and managing the data market
• Change in supply chain
• Social benefits for emerging economics
1615-1630 Networking tea break
1630-1715 Decoding kids' genre in OTT space

Discussion points:
• Do kids prefer OTT over TV?
• Is India set for significant investment and potential shake up?
• Disruption in kids’ content on OTT platforms
• Licensing the content for kids
• Streaming safe content
• Cognitive development with OTT platforms

DAY 3: 21 February 2020
Time Conference Room: A (Cyber Security Conclave) Conference Room: B (Startup Conclave) Conference Room: C
1000-1045 Opening Session: Cyber Security in the age of digital transformation

Discussion points:
• Policies and regulations
• Cyber laws and compliances
• Digital Transformation’s impact on security
• Emerging threats with emerging disruptive technologies such as 5G, IoT, ML, AI, AR/VR etc.
• Hacking and cyber crimes

Gamethon: The evolving future of gaming

Discussion points:
• Unleashing the designing and creativity for compelling gaming experiences
• Gaming for good for education, professional training, social awareness campaigns, and more
• Dispelling gaming misconceptions
• Career avenues gaming
• Gaming as sport
• The rise of AI and AR/VR induced gaming
Gamethon: The evolving future of gaming
1045-1130 New emerging trends in Cyber Crimes

Discussion points:
• Assessing the data breach
• Current fraud trends in Financial sector
• Securing mobile apps from cyber threats
• Online scams and compliance fundamentals
• Dark Web & Impacts on cyber security
1130-1145 Networking tea break
1145-1230 Artificial Intelligence (AI) with Cyber Security

Discussion points:
• Why AI-enabled cybersecurity is increasingly necessary?
• How organizations are benefitting from AI in cybersecurity?
• Where organizations should focus their cybersecurity initiatives?
• Building a roadmap for implementing AI in cybersecurity?
• How AI can help organisation in quantifying cyber security risks?

Decoding the opportunities and challenges for techpreneurs

Discussion points:
• Support from government to increase the pool of high growth firms
• Policies and regulations for newbies
• Data, privacy and trust
• Innovative product or service to suit new-age needs
• Transition from founder to funder
• Investment trends
FTTH Summit
1230-1315 Cyber Espionage: The new trend that industries should worry about
1315-1400 Lunch & Exhibition Visit  
  *Programme is subject to change without prior notice