2016 Leadership Conference, Boston Area

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Date: 
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 13:00
Announcements Details: 
Leading transformation for a better tomorrow: Technologies that lift the human spirit
Co-Sponsored by IIT AGNE and PANIIT USA
Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence
August 12-14, 2016
http://www.iit-2016.org/
Conference Program:
An impressive array of luminaries are signing up to speak at the Conference.  Among the confimed speakers are: Dr. Gururaj “Desh” Deshpande (renowned global entrepreneur), Dr. Nitin Nohria (Dean, Harvard Business School), Dr. Amitabha Ghosh (Science Chair, NASA MARS Explorer Mission), Salil Donde (Executive Vice President, Global Information Services, Nasdaq), Dr. Vivek Murthy (Surgeon General, USA), Nandan Nilekani (ex-CEO of Infosys), Arvind Gupta (Founder, Digital India and Indian Government Advisor).  Stay tuned as this list of inspiring speakers grows!
Dr. Gururaj Deshpande
Dr. Nitin Nohria
Dr. Amitabha Ghosh
Salil Donde
 
The Conference Program has gelled around 4 major clusters:
 
Energy and Environment – renewable energy generation and storage, energy efficiency, smart grid, water technology, climate policy Life Sciences and Healthcare – personalized medical devices and care delivery, integrative medicine, vaccines, data driven healthcare
Frontiers of Technology – Internet of Things, data storage and security, cloud based enterprise, data overload Education – plenary panel of university Presidents, digital learning, democratization of education, US-India partnerships
 
Check out the website for more details on the CONFERENCE SCHEDULE  
 
Business Plan Competition:
If you are a new business looking for funding and publicity, or an established business with a new strategic direction, consider entering our business plan competition.  Consider the visibility from Venture Capitalists, Angel Investors, decision makers from leading enterprises, and exposure to a talented pool of technical and business folks.  
Find out more - http://www.iit-2016.org/
 
Women in Technology: 
The Women's segment of the 2016 Leadership conference aims to bring together a community of women to network and discuss candid topics that are particularly relevant to women no matter where they are in their career path. 
Find out more - http://www.iit-2016.org/