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09:00 am – 09:30 am Registration
09:30 am – 10:00 am Cultural Programme
10:00 am – 11:00 am Inaugural: Smart Cities Mission in Gujarat
Chief Guest’s Address: Shri Nitin Patel, Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister, Gujarat
Inaugural Address: Smt Ashmitaben Shiroya, Mayor, Surat
Shri CR Patil, Hon’ble MP
Smt Darshanaben Jardosh, Hon’ble MP
Welcome Address: Shri M Thennarasan, Commissioner, Surat Municipal Corporation
Shri Ajay Bhai Chauksi, Hon’ble MLA, Surat
Shri Narottam Bhai Patel, Hon’ble MLA, Surat
Shri Mukesh Patel, Hon’ble MLA, Surat
Shri Shankar Bhai Chevali, Deputy Mayor, Surat Municipal Corporation
Shri Rajesh Bhai Desai, Standing Commitee Chairman, Surat Municipal Corporation
Shri Girija Shankar, Ruling Party Leader, Surat
Shri MS Patel, Hon’ble Collector, Surat
Guest of Honour’s Address by Shri Jayesh Radadiya, Hon’ble Minister for Food, Civil Supply and Consumers Affairs, Cottage Industry, Printing and Stationery, Gujarat
Smart Mobility Presentation: Smt Shweta Rajpal Kohli, Public Policy Head, UBER India
Smart Banking Presentation: Shri AK Chugh, Deputy Zonal Head, Bank of Baroda
Vote of Thanks: Dr Ravi Gupta, CEO, Elets Technomedia
11:00 am – 11:30 am Inauguration of Expo & Networking Tea
11:30 am – 01:00 pm Urban Local Bodies & SPVs: Driving Smart City Mission
Industry Presentation: Nishith Dave, Circle CEO- Gujarat, Indus Towers
Industry Presentation: Ravi Gulati, Head – Digital India & Smart Cities, Nokia
Industry Presentation: Vikas Hooda, Business Development and Solutions Lead, Future Cities and IOT, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Panel Discussion
B Janardan Reddy, Commissioner, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation
Rakesh Shankar, CEO, Ahmedabad Smart City
Alka Misra, Senior Technical Director, Open Government Data Platform, National Portal of India
Ramesh Singh Chauhan, Nodal Officer-Smart Cities-Dehradun Municipal Corporation
B S Agarwal, President, Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry
V Swaminathan, Senior Executive Vice President- Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited.
01:00 pm – 01:30 pm Special Presentation: George Kuruvilla, Chairman & Managing Director, Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Ltd ( BECIL)
01:30 pm – 02:00 pm Networking Lunch
02:00 pm – 03:00 pm Ensuring Safe Secure and Resilient Cities and Infrastructure with the Help of Modern Day Technologies
Industry Presentation: Srivats P Kamisetty, Director-Partner-Smart Cities, IBM
Industry Presentation: Rajendra N Sheth, Chairman & Managing Director, RK Infratel
Industry Presentation: Manoj Agarwal, Business Manager, NetApp
Industry Presentation: Deepali Mahto, Business Development Manager – India, Low and Bonar
Panel Discussion
Saurabh Gaidhani, Program Manager, Asia-Pacific, Singapore, 100 RC
03:00 pm – 03:30 pm Special Presentation: SV Hardikar, Regional Head, Bank of Baroda
03:30 pm – 04:00 pm Networking Tea
04:00 pm – 05:30 pm Building Smart Cities: Changing the Urban Development Scenario
Panel Discussion
Session Chair: RN Raval, Joint Commissioner Industries (MSME)
  Jyotiraj Patra, Senior Evidence Advisor-South Asia, ESPA, British High Commission
  Prashant Singh, Assist Director General, UIDAI Mumbai