TechSparks 2023 YourStory.com is gearing up to be India’s premier tech event, set to unveil a lineup of influential speakers who are set to redefine the future of technology. Let’s delve into the captivating world of these trailblazers.
1. Rajeev Chandrasekhar: The Link Between Parliament and Pentium
Rajeev Chandrasekhar, serving as the Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology and the Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship in the Indian government, possesses a multifaceted background. Not only was he an integral part of the team behind the Pentium chip’s design during his tenure at Intel, but he’s also a fervent advocate for integrating technology into India’s parliamentary processes. Armed with a master’s degree in computer science from the Illinois Institute of Technology and the founder of BPL Mobile, Chandrasekhar’s insights promise to straddle both the technical and political realms.
2. Bhavish Aggarwal: Paving the Way for the World’s Largest EV Hub
Bhavish Aggarwal, the visionary Co-founder and CEO of Ola, is poised to revolutionize India’s electric vehicle landscape. With plans to launch two IPOs and establish the world’s largest gigafactory and EV hub, Aggarwal’s audacious ventures are set to be the talk of the town. His unwavering vision, coupled with a diverse range of tech pursuits, is sure to inspire India’s youth.
3. Sameer Nigam: Forging India’s Fintech Future
Sameer Nigam, the Founder and CEO of PhonePe, leads India’s most valuable fintech startup. His deep product-centric approach and entrepreneurial prowess have elevated PhonePe to the status of a decacorn. Join him as he shares his insights into propelling India towards global tech leadership in the fintech sector.
4. Alakh Pandey: Disrupting EdTech Profitably
Alakh Pandey’s inspiring journey with Physics Wallah, which began as a YouTube channel in 2016, has blossomed into India’s only profitable edtech unicorn. His unwavering spirit and determination have successfully disrupted the established edtech landscape. Explore more about his fascinating journey at TechSparks 2023.
5. Nithin Kamath: The Self-Made Billionaire of Indian Stock Brokerage
Nithin Kamath, the Founder and CEO of Zerodha, exemplifies the ranks of India’s self-made billionaires. Alongside his brother Nikhil Kamath, he has steered Zerodha to become India’s largest stock brokerage by trade volume. Discover the nuances of Nithin’s journey and the remarkable success story of his company at TechSparks 2023.
6. Ujjwal Singh: Orchestrating India’s EdTech Success Story
Ujjwal Singh, President and CEO of Infinity Learn, is scripting a tale of remarkable growth, earning the distinction of ‘India’s fastest growing edtech brand’ in 2022. Join him at TechSparks 2023 as he unravels the secrets behind this exceptional journey.
7. Mabel Chacko: Co-founder of India’s 100th Unicorn
Mabel Chacko, the COO and Co-founder of Open, leads Asia’s pioneer neo-banking platform for SMEs and startups. Boasting nearly two decades of fintech expertise, her perspectives on valuations, penetrating the SMB market, and her role as a female founder in the unicorn club promise to be enlightening at TechSparks 2023.
8. Dilip Asbe: Revolutionizing India’s Digital Payments Landscape
Dilip Asbe, MD and CEO of the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), has played a pivotal role in transforming India’s digital payments ecosystem. He envisions an astounding 50X growth potential in the Indian fintech space. Get ready to explore the future of fintech in India and beyond as IndiaStack ventures onto the global stage.
9. Meghna Agarwal: Leading India’s Co-working Revolution
Meghna Agarwal’s inspiring journey, from a small-town upbringing in Alwar, Rajasthan, to leading IndiQube, one of India’s largest coworking companies, serves as a testament to grit and perseverance. Tune in to TechSparks 2023 to hear her insights on defying conventions and achieving success through strong fundamentals and financial acumen.
TechSparks 2023 also features a lineup of industry stalwarts, including Sivasubramanian Ramann, CMD of SIDBI; Todd Greene, CEO of PubNub; Sujith Nair, Co-founder & CEO of FIDE; Anjali Bansal, Founding Partner at Avaana Capital; Abhiraj Singh Bhal, Co-founder of Urban Company; Rishi Das, Co-founder and Chairman of IndiQube; Vikram Gupta, Founder and Managing Partner at IvyCap; and Vargab Bakshi, Vice President and Country Head at Wix.com, among other luminaries.
TechSparks 2023 promises to be the convergence point for India’s brightest minds, all dedicated to reshaping the nation’s tech landscape and propelling it to new heights on the global stage. Stay tuned for the fresh perspectives, innovations, and inspirations that will emerge from this year’s event.