Saturday, 31 October 2015

TiECON Chennai 2015

TiECON Chennai 2015

Speakers/ Flow of event
Opening music
Lakshmi Narayanan, Vice Chairman, Cognizant, & Member, TiE Global Board of Trustees
Emcee Divya, VJ, introduces R. Narayanan (Naru), President, TiE Chennai
R. Narayanan (Naru), President, TiE Chennai
Emcee Divya, VJ, introduces Padma Chandrasekaran, Chairperson, TiECON Chennai 2015
Padma Chandrasekaran, Chairperson, TiECON Chennai 2015
Emcee Divya, VJ, introduces Chandu Nair, Entrepreneur
Chandu Nair, Entrepreneur, announces Billion Dollar Baby winner
Chandu Nair, Entrepreneur, chats with Girish Mathrubootham, Founder & CEO, Freshdesk
Girish Mathrubootham, on quick learnings
Girish Mathrubootham, on the spark for starting
Girish Mathrubootham, on the rip-off story
Girish Mathrubootham, on growth
Girish Mathrubootham, on sharing wealth
Girish Mathrubootham, on the ecosystem
Girish Mathrubootham, on family time
Girish Mathrubootham, receiving Billion Dollar Baby award from R. Narayanan (Naru), President, TiE Chennai
Music
Emcee introduces Mahesh Murthy, Seedfund
Mahesh Murthy, Founding partner, Seedfund, Founder, Pinstorm
Emcee introduces Ronnie Screwvala, Founder, UTV Group, Unilazer Ventures, Swades Foundation
Ronnie Screwvala, Founder, UTV Group, Unilazer Ventures, Swades Foundation
Q&A with Ronnie Screwvala – on fear of failure
Q&A with Ronnie Screwvala – on scale
Karthik Kumar, Comedian
Puneet Pushkarna, General Partner, Solmark, & President, TiE Singapore
Ravi Gururaj, Serial entrepreneur
Session changeover
Pravin Shekar, Entrepreneur – opening with silence
James Joseph, Founder & Brand Ambassador, JackFruit365
Pravin Shekar, Entrepreneur
Vibhu Natarajan, Founder & CEO, Vimanaa Landscapes
Pravin Shekar, Entrepreneur
Sunny Narang, Coalition Entrepreneur, Anglian Omega Ventures
Q&A for panel – Lord Gilmeswara
Q&A for panel – James Joseph on Trigger for starting up
Q&A for panel – Sunny Narang – Football
Q&A for panel – Vibhu Natarajan – International vs Indian clients
Q&A for panel – James Joseph – Family response
Q&A for panel – Vibhu Natarajan on Differentiators
Q&A for panel – Sunny Narang – Future plans
Q&A for panel – James Joseph – Challenges
Q&A for panel – One-line advice
Panel chimes Maathi Yosi
Vijay Mahajan, Founder and Chairman, BASIX Group
Rajiv C. Lochan, MD & CEO, Kasturi & Sons Ltd
Lekha Washington, Actor
M. S. A. Kumar, TiE Kerala
Dr A. Velumani, Founder & CEO, Thyrocare Technologies Ltd
Q&A Dr A. Velumani, Founder & CEO, Thyrocare Technologies Ltd – Why thyroid
Sumit Bhattacharya, Executive President, Strategic Businesses and Marketing, HCL Infosystems Ltd
MediTube receiving ‎PitchFest 1st prize
OfficeJuvo receiving ‎PitchFest 2nd prize
Energyly receiving ‎PitchFest 3rd prize
Emcee announces the winners of seed investment
V. Chandramouliswaran (Mouli), Director, Risk Management, PayPal
Raju Venkatraman, President, MMA, & Founder Chairman & CEO, Medall Healthcare P Ltd
Emcee announces the best tweet winners
Aravind (SA), Stand-up comedian
Mohan Raman, Actor

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Speakers
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Krishnan Balasubramanian, Dean IC & SR
Rajan Srikanth, MD, SmartKapital

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