PROGRAM
Exciting combination of social and professional interests.
  • Three professional tracks, career coaching and alumni only career fair
  • Discussion with Pan IIT Board President and IIT Roorkee Alumni to build a stronger alumni community
  • Parallel activities focused on entertainment, and community building for families or friends as an alternative to professional or alumni discussions.
Saturday, Sept 1


 7:00am 8:15am
  CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST & REGISTRATION

 8:15am
8:45am
  OPENING
Anoop Verma, President IIT RAANA

8:45am
10:00am
  Keynote
Mr Amit Singhal (Senior VP and Google Fellow) profile

10:00am
10:30am
  Break

10:30am
11:30am
  ENTREPRENEURSHIP & INNOVATION TRACK

Panel Discussion
Moderator: Mr Kamal Ahluwalia profile
Panelists:
  • Mr. Aseem Mital (Entrepreneur / CEO)
  • Mr Arvind Singhal (Renowened Retail Industry Expert) profile
  • Prof Sanjay Mehrotra (Distinguished Professor, Innovator in Health Services) Profile
  • Mr Sandeep Chandel (Mobile Technology Investor)
  • Mr Ram Viswanathan (Entrepreneur / Advisor / Strategic Research) profile
11:30am
12:00pm

SOCIAL SERVICES TRACK

Speaker Introduction - Sadhna Agrawal
  • Mrs. Anasuya Banerji, President, Anushruti, (formerly known as the school for the deaf)
  • Mr Hersh Kumar, Philanthropist, Investor, Social Entrepreneur profile

12:00pm
1:00pm
  LUNCH

1:00pm
2:00pm
  Keynote speaker
Prof Vipin Kumar, Distinguished Professor and Big Data Expert profile
"Big Data Applications in Healthcare and Climate Change"

2:00pm
3:30pm
  IIT-R Entrepreneur Forum: Panel on Venture Pitching and Funding
Moderator: Mr Manoj Goel profile
Panelist:
  • Mr Shantanu Agarwal, Partner - Energy Venture profile
  • Mr William Houston, Chicago area serial entrepreneur and angel investor in over three dozen companies profile
  • Mr Ray Mehra, CEO – Artha Investments profile
  • Mr Aditya Nath, CEO - Nexvu APM, LLC profile
  • Mr Sanjiv Sinha, Ph.D., Board Member – Augment Ventures & Corporate Director - ECT Inc. profile

3:30pm
4:30pm
  CAREER: Career Advancement and Recruitment Program

COFFEE

4:30pm
5:30pm
  BREAK

 5:30pm 6:30pm Fun Mixer / Hors D'Oeuvres

 6:30pm 7:30pm IIT ROORKEE INSTITUTE: THE VISION FOR FUTURE
Prof Pradipta Banerji, Director IIT Roorkee profile

 7:30pm
 8:00pm ALUMNI AWARDS

 8:00pm 10:30pm  DINNER, ENTERTAINMENT & DANCE WITH DJ

Sunday, Sept 2

7:30am
8:15am 
  CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:15am
9:15am
  CORPORATE LEADERSHIP TRACK

Panel Discussion
Moderator: Mr Aseem Mital (ex-CEO Financial Services Firm)
Panelists:
  • Mr Pervinder Johar (EVP / CTO, VP - HP, Entrepreneur)
  • Prof Rajesh Kumar Tyagi, HEC Montreal, Canada (Business Professor and Expert in Logistics and Operations Management) profile
  • Mr Alok Mahajan (Partner, Strategy & Management Consulting) profile
  • Mr Abhai Johri,  Executive Vice President (Biometrics Analytics) profile
  • Mr Ray Mehra, CEO – Artha Investments profile
9:15am
10:15am
  Keynote Speaker
Mr Hersh Kumar, Philanthropist, Investor, Social Entrepreneur profile

 10:15am 10:30am  BREAK

 10:30am 11:00am  IIT ROORKEE HERITAGE FOUNDATION
Giving back to the Alma mater
Mr Aditya Gupta, President, IIT Roorkee Heritage Foundation

11:00am
 12:00pm
  IITRAANA PART OF GLOBAL IIT FAMILY
In collaboration with PAN IIT National Board
  • Mr Sanjay Keswani, (Strategy / Management Consultant)
  • Prof. Shamsher Prakash, Distinguished Professor profile
  • Prof Pradipta Banerji, Director IIT Roorkee profile
  • Prof S P Gupta, Dean Alumni Affairs, IIT Roorkee
  • Mr Ram Kelkar, Founder, IIT Bombay Heritage Fund / National Chair, IIT B Alumni Assoc profile
  • Mr Arjun Sen, Pan IIT National Board profile
12:00pm
12:30pm 
  Parting Thoughts & Closing
12:30pm

  BOXED LUNCH