Agenda

Time Session
08:45 am – 09:15 am Registration
09:30 am – 11:00 am

How urbanization can be treated as on opportunity which will generate employment and drive economy for better

  • Welcome Address: Dr Ravi Gupta, CEO and Editor-in-Chief, Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd
  • Introductory Remarks: Dr M P Narayanan, President, Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd
  • Vincent Lim,General Manager, HP Enterprise Group- Asia Pacific and Japan
  • R D Nazeem, Secretary, Department of Urban Development and Town Planning, Housing, Government of Himachal Pradesh
  • Rakesh Ranjan, Advisor, Planning Commission of India
  • A S Bhal, Economic Advisor, Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India
  • Professor Jagan Shah, Director, National Institute of Urban Affairs
11:00 am – 11.15 am Networking Tea
11:15 am – 01:00 pm
How new technologies can help in efficient urbanization resulting in local empowerment and bringing accountability. Opportunities and Challenges
  • Session Chair: Chandrakant Dalvi, Settlement Commissioner and Director of Land Records, Government of Maharashtra
  • Technology Presentation:

    • Vincent Lim, General Manager, HP Enterprise Group,Asia -Pacific and Japan
    • Aameer Azeemi, MD, Cisco Consulting Services, APJC Emerging Markets and Head – IoE Practice, APJC
    • Dr Ratna Jain, Mayor, Kota Municipal Corporation
    • Harphool Chander Kalyan, Mayor, Municipal Corporation Chandigarh
    • Anirban Kundu, Urban Lead Specialist, KFW, Development Bank
01:00 pm – 02: 00 pm Networking Lunch
02: 00 pm – 02:15 pm
Session : Affordable and Quality Health Care Services for Smart Cities
Special Address by Dr N C Borah, CMD, Guwahati Neurological Research Centre ( GNRC)
02:15 pm – 03:30 pm

How modern urban transportation systems like Metro Rail, Monorail, eBus services, hi-tech signaling systems can leverage sustainable transportation

  • Session Chair: C K Khaitan, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India
  • Technology Presentation:
    • Prashant Choudhary, CA Technologies
    • Mona Khandhar, Secretary, Department of Urban Development and Urban Housing, Government of Gujarat
    • Rajneesh Gupta, Transport Commissioner, Department of Transport, Government of Uttar Pradesh
    • Anjum Parwez, Managing Director, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC)
    • Anil Shukla, Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic), Delhi Police
    • Dr. Pawan Kumar, Associate Planner, Town and Country Planning Organisation, Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India
    • Ravi P Gupta, Head- Information Technology Group, Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS)
03:30 pm – 04.30pm Session: Ensuring Safe and Secure Cities with the help of Modern Day Technologies
 How technology and innovation can be efficiently used to ensure safe and secure cities

  • Session Chair: Dr Ravi Gupta, CEO and Editor-in-Chief, Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd
  • Keynote Address: Rajesh Agarwal, Principal Secretary, Department of Information Technology, Government of Maharashtra
    “Smart Cities- Indian Context: Release of Smart City DPR and draft RFP and Voluntary Code of Conduct for CCTV under Creative
    Commons License”
  • Technology Presentation:

    • Abhishek Kumar, Key Account Manager, Axis Communications
    • B B Mishra, Deputy Director General, Narcotics Control Bureau, Government of India
    • Dr B N Ramesh, IG/Director, CRPF Academy, Gurgaon
    • Anuj Dayal, Executive Director, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC)
04.30 pm – 07.00 pm
  • Session Chair: Anil Swarup, Additional Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India
  • R D Nazeem, Secretary, Urban Development and Town Planning, Housing, Government of Himachal Pradesh
  • Vishesh Garphale, Commissioner, Bhopal Municipal Corporation
  • Ved Prakash, Commissioner, Jabalpur Municipal Corporation
  • Arun Dongre, Commissioner, Amravati Municipal Corporation
  • Ganga Kumar, Managing Director, Bihar State Building Construction Corporation Limited
  • G S Naveen Kumar, Special Secretary, Department of Information Technology, Government of Uttar Pradesh
  • Dr Ganesh Babu, Vice-President, Infrastructure Planning, Gujarat International Finance Tec City (GIFT)
  • Amit Bhatt, Strategy Head-Urban Transport, EMBARQ India
  • Chetan Vaidya, Director, School of Planning and Architecture
07.00 pm onwards Awards :
Chief Guests :

  • Shri Anil Swaroop, Additional Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India
  • Shri S N Tripathi, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India