Strategy, IT And Analytics Summit – Vivaan 3.0
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade Kolkata is all set to host its flagship International Business Summit, Vivaan 3.0. The curtain will rise on 17th August, 2017 and it will be a three-day long event with panel discussions on various functional areas of management.
With a huge leap in Digitalisation, there are huge advancements in the wold of technology. Data analytics has come into play, it is driving the future of e-commerce industry as well. On the other hand, Artificial Intelligence has made considerable progress only to take human race way ahead. Internet of things (IOT) has evolved to support billions of devices which would be growing manifold by 2020. The smart devices are helping industries in gaining strategic advantage over others. Also, the big question whether machine learning is a friend or a foe continues to boggle minds of many. Whether complete automaton will create job losses or it is the recent buzzword in bringing profitability to the company remains unanswered.
The Strategy, IT & Analytics Summit will be held on 19th August, 2017 from 10 AM to 12 PM. We have 5 eminent speakers –
Mr. Abhinav Johri – Lead – Digital Transformation & CIO Advisory | Tenured & Trusted Advisor Alvarez & Marsel
Mr. Krishna Bandaru – Senior Prinicipal Consultant, Accenture strategy
Mr. Jitendra Dutt Sharma -Vice President and Head of Competency Center- Amdocs
Mr. Kaushik Bhattacharya -Location Head – IBM Kolkata, IBM
Mr. Hemant Manohar -Management Advisor, and former Managing Director-IMS Health India
StrateZest – Organised by Socrates – the Consulting and Strategy Club of IIFT. A competition for budding analysts & consultants, it will include a preliminary quiz to shortlist students for a round of case study. The final round of case study submission will be on campus the final day of Vivaan.