• SPEAKERS


  • GPS 2017 Speakers consist of academicians, business leaders, opinion leaders and policy makers.
    These are our expected speakers, revisit this space for more updates.

    Pranav Mehta

    Founder Chairman, National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI), Chairman Elect, Global Solar Council and Vice Chairman, Asia Photovoltaic Industries Association

    Gong Ping (G.P.) Yeh

    Fermilab, U.S. Department Of Energy, Batavia, Illinois

    George Molakal

    CEO, ALCOR Fund, Co-Chairman, Smart Cities Initiative (SCI), GPS

    Manoj Kohli

    Chairman, SoftBank Energy

    Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

    Founder, The Art of Living

    Prof. Hiroshi Shimizu

    Founder and CEO, e-Gle Corporation, Emeritus Professor, Keio University

    Dr. Vivek Lall

    Chief Executive, Strategic Development, General Atomics

    Gajendra Singh Sekhawat

    Hon. Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Government of India.

    Aditya Malik

    MD & CEO, Talentedge.in

    Aditya Mishra

    COO and Co-Founder, Zenprivex

    Aishwarya Kachhal

    Indus Towers Limited

    Alok Mittal

    Inspector General, National Investigation Agency, Ministry of Home Affairs

    Alphons Joseph Kannanthanam

    Hon. Minister of Tourism

    Mr. Amitabh Jhingan

    Partner, EY LLP

    Anand Kumar

    Secretary, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India

    Amb. Anil Trigunayat

    Adviser to FICCI on MENA & AFRICA / BRICS Chamber of Commerce

    Arunabha Ghosh

    Chief Executive Officer, CEEW

    Ashish Pherwani

    Partner EY LLP

    Ashok Jhunjhunwala

    Member of Scientific Advisory Committee to the Prime Minister of India

    Atsushi Wakayama

    Associate Professor, Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University

    Atsushi Yamanaka

    Associate Professor, Kobe Institute of Computing ,Graduate School of Information Technology

    Avelo Roy

    MD , Kolkata Ventures

    Boris G. Tsimerinov

    Managing Director, Semper8 Capital

    Dr. C V S K Sarma

    I.A.S. Retired – Ex. APC & Special C.S. to Government of Andhra Pradesh, Agri. & Coop. Dept. & Vice Chancellor, APHU

    Chetan Maini

    Co-founder and Vice Chairman, Sun Mobility

    Ms. Claire Akamanzi

    Chief Executive Officer, Rwanda Development Board

    Dr. D.C. Katoch

    Adviser, Ministry of Ayush

    Daisaku Kadokawa

    Mayor, Kyoto City, Japan

    David Williams

    Hong Kong Polytechnic University

    Diana Villarreal

    Global Partnership Foundation, President
    Project Hope International, Founder

    Prof. Dinesh Katre

    Associate Director & HOD- HCDC Group, C-DAC Tainan National University of Arts

    Dr. Divye Chhabra

    Director, Tri Tree Technologies

    Doga Makiura

    Entrepreneur

    Dr. Edmond Fernandes

    Founder & CEO, CHD Group

    Dr. Girdhar J. Gyani

    The Director General, Association of Healthcare Providers

    Dr. Imam Umer Ahmed Ilyasi

    Chief Imam

    Dr. Karthik Anantharaman

    Chief Marketing Officer, BPL Medical Technologies

    Dr. Bilali Camara

    Country Director, UNAIDS, India.

    Dr. E Sankara Rao

    Managing Director and CEO, IFCI

    Mr. Ejima Kiyoshi

    Member, House of Councillor

    Gyanesh Chaudhary

    Managing Director and CEO, Vikram Solar Limited

    Harbeen Arora

    Global Chairperson, All Ladies League

    Harindra Singh

    Chairman and MD, Percept Live

    Harsh Vardhan

    Hon. Minister at Ministry of Science & Technology, Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Earth Sciences Government of India

    Hiroyuki Suzuki

    Executive Vice President, Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International

    Inderpreet Wadhwa

    Chairman, Founder and CEO, Azure Power Global Limited

    Dr. Ishwar Basavaraddi

    Director, Ministry of Ayush

    P R Jaishankar

    Chief General Manager, IIFCL

    Jatin Singh

    Skymet Weather Services Pvt Ltd

    Jay Krishnan

    CEO, T-Hub

    John N. Kalaras

    CEO & Founder, Quality Training Institute

    J. P. Nadda

    Hon. Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India

    Justin Wu

    Head of Asia-Pacific, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

    Dr. K K Agarwal

    President, Heart Care Foundation of India and Indian Medical Association

    Karthik Iyer

    Founder & CEO- BlockchainMonk

    Kartik Shinde

    Partner, EY LLP

    kengo kitaura

    CEO, Agribuddy

    Kishva Ambigapathy

    Chairperson, Commonwealth Youth Council

    Kislay chaudhary

    Chairman & CEO of Indian Cyber Army, and an Investigation Advisor and Analyst to Cyber Crime Investigation Unit of Uttar Pradesh

    Koichi Yamamoto

    Executive Planning Director, Communication Design Center, Dentsu

    Koji Murota

    President and CEO, Kyoto University Innovation Capital Co. Ltd.

    Mahesh Babu

    Chief Executive Officer, Mahindra Electric Mobility Ltd.

    Maheshwar Peri

    Founder, Career 360

    Ms. Manju Agrawal

    Deputy Managing Director, SBI

    Manoj Marwah

    Partner, EY LLP

    Manoj Singh

    Adviser(Transport) NITI Aayog

    Mansukh Patel

    Director, National Institute of Design

    Mr. Manuj Khurana

    Assistant Vice President, Invest India

    Mr. Masatsugu Shimono

    Vice Chairman, Japan IBM

    Meenakshi Arora

    Senior Advocate, Supreme Court

    Ms. Michiko Ueno

    Member, Liberal Democratic Party and the party for Japanese Kokoro

    Mihoko Tamamura

    Director, Rome based Agencies and Committee on World Food Security

    Mitsuro Izumo

    Founder & President, Euglena Co. Ltd.

    Mohammad Ameel

    Healthcare Technologies (Medical devices) at National Health Systems Resource Centre, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India

    Mukesh Choudhary

    Co-founder, Hicube Infosec Pvt Ltd

    Munish Varma

    SoftBank Group

    Muthu Singaram

    CEO,  Incubation at Healthcare Technology Innovation Centre (HTIC), IIT Madras

    N. N. Sinha

    IAS, MD NHIDCL

    N. Jumbunathan

    CEO, CEdge

    Naoki Shinohara

    Professor, Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere (RISH) , Kyoto University

    Dr. Naoto Tanaka

    Ph.D., Executive General Manager, Business Development Division, Nikken

    Naoyuki Yoshino

    Dean, Asian Development Bank Institute

    Narayan Devanathan

    Group Executive and Strategy Officer, Dentsu India

    Naresh Sharma

    Founder & Director Centre For Research In the Art Of Film And Television (CRAFT)

    Neeraj Kumar Singal

    Director and CEO SEMCO Group

    Nitin Puri

    Country Head, FASAR, Yes Bank

    Nitin Tanwar

    Founder & CEO, Climate Connect

    Mr. Nobuo Kishi

    Former State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Japan

    Omair Ahmad

    Senior Strategic Affairs, Journalist

    Dr. P.S. Rana

    Former Chairman & Managing Director, HUDCO

    Pankaj Jhunja

    Head of Mobility Innovation Hub, San Francisco /Pune, Tata Motors

    Pankaj Munjal

    Chairman, Hero Motors Company

    Partha Dey

    Healthcare Leader & SME, IBM India/South Asia

    Payal Chawla

    Advocate and Founder of JUSCONTRACTUS

    Pradyuman Vyas

    Director, National Institute of Design, Member Secretary, India Design Council, Officiating Director, NID Vijayawada and NID Kurukshetra

    Pragyal Singh

    Associate Partner, EY LLP

    Prahlad Kakkad

    Noted Director

    Prakash Sharma

    CFO, NSDC

    Prashant Tondon

    Co-founder, 1mg

    Prity Khastgir

    Founder & CEO, Tech Corp International Strategist (TCIS, India)

    Prof. Mary Reisel

    Prof. of Anthropology Rikkyo University

    Mr. Rajesh Agarwal

    Joint Secretary & CVO, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship

    Rakesh Batra

    Parter and National Leader, Automotive Sector, EY India

    Ram Thothadri

    Partner at Centricus

    Dr. Randeep Guleria

    Director, AIIMS

    Mr. RCM Reddy

    MD, CEO, IL&FS

    Rishi Mohan Bhatnagar

    President of Aeris India

    Rizwan Shaikh

    Information Security Researcher and Cyber Crime Consultant

    Mr. Rohtash Mal

    Chairman & MD of EM3 Agri-services Pvt Ltd

    Sachin Seth

    Partner, EY LLP

    Mr. Sam Yamdagni

    Chairman & CEO, Y Cube Holdings

    Sanjiv Malhotra

    Director of the Energy Investor Center, US Department of Energy

    Santanu Biswas

    CEO and Founder, Resident Logic ConsultInc. FZE, UAE

    Satake Yukoh

    CO-CEO, Grameen Euglena, GM, Business Development Department, Euglena Co. Ltd.

    Shakti Sinha

    Director, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library

    Mr. Shankar Goenka

    Author Business Coach, Country Head, WOW Factors

    Mr. Shantanu Gupta

    Indian Author

    Shaul Shani

    Owner, Swarth Group

    Shazia Ilmi

    Indian Politician

    Shobhana Pattanayak

    Secretary, Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

    Shourav Lahiri

    Founder and Director, Lahiri LLC

    Mr. Shuhei Kishimoto

    Member of the House of Representatives, House of Representatives of Japan

    Dr. Subhash Chandra

    Chairman, Essel Group
    Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha

    Dr. Subramanian Swamy

    Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha

    Sudhir Kumar Mishra

    Distinguished Scientist & Director General (BrahMos), DRDO, Ministry of Defence and CEO&MD

    Dr. Sukrit Bose

    Consultant ENT – Head & Neck Oncosurgeon; Head & Neck Robotic surgeon; Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals

    Sumant Sinha

    Chairman and CEO, ReNew Power

    Sunil Jain

    CEO and Executive Director, Hero future Energies Limited

    Suresh V Sharma

    MBBS, FCGP, DNB, FRNZCGP

    A. Surya Prakash

    Journalist and Chairman, Prasar Bharati

    Mr. Sushil Ramola

    Co-founder and MD of B-ABLE

    Mr. Taishi Sugiyama

    Senior Research Fellow, The Canon Institute for Global Studies

    Mr. Teruhide Sato

    Founder and Managing Partner, Beenext Pte. Ltd.

    Tomoyuki Naito

    Senior Advisor,JICA

    Udit Raj

    MP Lok Sabha

    Umesh Upadhyay

    Director, Communication & media at RIL

    Upendra Tripathy

    Interim Director General, International Solar Alliance

    V.subramaniam

    CEO and Chairman, India Wind Energy Association

    Vishwavir Ahuja

    CEO, RBL Bank

    Vivek Belgavi

    PwC, Fintech Lead

    Vivek Law

    Journalist (Moderator)

    Yoshiaki Harada

    Member, House of Representatives, Liberal Democratic Party, Japan

    Ms. Yumiko Kusakabe

    Programme Director, Innovation Leaders Program, IFIT

    Zul Kapadia

    Director, Global Intelligence & Integration

    Alberto Martin Torras

    Head of Government Relations, Smart City Expo World Congress

    Alkesh Sharma

    CEO & Managing Director, Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation

    Akil Khan

    Chairman, Enso Healthcare

    Ajay Chacko

    Co-founder, U Digital Content

    Akshay Garkel

    Partner at Grant Thornton India LLP

    Ajay Bhushan Pandey

    CEO, UIDAI

    Ajay Bakshi

    Managing Director & CEO of Manipal Health Enterprises