Where do you stand on the scale between technomania and nostalgia for the lost world ?

MAY 26th, 2018 / Bangalore

Theme

From inventing wheels to now helping us document every possible note we read, speak or listen, technology has evolved to a great extent. Every time a machine is produced with a smart idea, human activities get smarter. In this constant progressive era of technology, what do you think the tomorrow of technology will look like? Will the robotic world be at par of humans or instead overtake us?

We know the machines that can think, learn and adapt are almost here, considerably replacing humans in many activities. How far is the future where the machines will significantly replace humans? What should we do about it, can we do anything about it? TedxSarjapuraroadSalon envisions to provide a platform to all the thinkers, doers and influencers, to enlighten the community about the future of technology and provide solutions to conundrums of this fast-pace progress.

Do we have an alternative path? Is the horizon of technology clear to us? Or are we in a technology bubble which that is at the brink to burst?

WHERE

ALOFT Bengaluru
Cessna Business Park

WHEN

Saturday
May 26th, 2018

Speaker Insight

I

Rakshit Kejriwal

Rakshit Kejriwal is the co-founder and CEO of Edyoo, a one-stop advisory channel to parents of school-going children. Rakshit is a well-established, experienced entrepreneur, and an accomplished MBA graduate from Columbia Business School. He, over the span of 2 years, co-founded three ventures – DropKaffe, a ready-to-drink without preservative milkshakes and Smarton, an education platform for young professionals to escalator their career opportunities.

Having over 15 years of experience across building and scaling entrepreneurial ventures, start-up investment advisory, investment banking, he is considered to be a reliable source for providing services in India, United States and Middle East markets.

Rakshit being an active blogger not only influences readers through his writings on business nuances on social media platforms, but also is an active member of MorningSide Angels, a pan-India network composed of prominent Columbia University alumni, and mentors and coaches aspiring Ivy League MBA applicants.

II

Niti Kumar

Niti Kumar is the Managing Partner of MediaCom, leading the Delhi office and handling media investment services for established clients like Makemytrip, Bose, Royal Enfield among others. A post-graduate in Communications and Media Planning from MICA, Niti says she was born to be a media planner.

Having over 15 years of experience in media planning, Niti has been a fine example of being successful leader, mentor and maker. From being a mastermind behind the India Real World Street panel, an exclusive MediaCom panel of 40 homes which aims to calibrate global tools to Indian market, Niti also mentors people on Media Insights and is a creator of first e-panel made to measure campaign effectiveness.

III

Anang Tadar

Anang Tadar, born and brought up in a remote corner of Arunachal Pradesh, invented a gadget that uses ultrasound and infrared sensors that can be used by blinds to avoid obstacles. Studied and implemented based on his studies on bats, Anang used and applied the same methodology to make goggles which will help the blinds to avoid any obstacle around the circumference of two meters.

Anang has been awarded Dinanath Pandey Smart Idea Innovation Award for his excellence in inventing one-of-kind gadget. Anang is high school student and has already received many appreciations and accolades for his invention, one being from the President of India.

Anang Tadar is a young, talented inventor and a face of inspiration to the youth.

IV

Yaagneshwaran Ganesh

Yaagneshwaran Ganesh is among the top 100 global martech influencers, author of 5 books, a speaker on global forums, a columnist and an active member of the startup ecosystem. He has served as a consultant and sounding board to startups in the Asia Pacific and Europe.

He is the Director of Marketing at Fiind Inc, an AI based startup headquartered in Redmond, Washington that focuses on helping B2B marketers and sellers improve sales conversions and relevance. He has a certificate in Strategy Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode and an MBA in marketing from Jansons School of Business, Coimbatore.

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