Conference Agenda

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Thursday, 11th September
12:30 - 13:15 Early Bird Registration & Networking
13:15 - 17:15 Early Bird Session: Workshop on softskills (PMO for Project, program and portfolio management)
Ganesh P and P. Seenivasan
16:00 - 17:00 Registration and Networking
17:15 - 20:00 Welcome Speech by the Emcee
Inaugural Address by Conference Chairperson
Keynote Session
Ricardo Triana - Director, Chair 2014 PMI Board of Directors
Keynote Session
Kalvakuntla Taraka Rama Rao (KTR) - Minister of IT & Panchayat Raj, Telangana State and MLA representing Sircilla Assembly Constituency
Long standing Chapter Members Recognition
PMI Awards Ceremony
20:00 onwards Dinner With Cocktail
Friday, 12th September
09:30 - 10:50 Welcome Address by the Emcee
Keynote Address: Project Management for Sustainable growth
Ramesh Iyer - Managing Director, Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Limited
Keynote Address: Managing Infra projects
NVS Reddy - Managing Director, Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited
10:50 - 11:20 Networking Break
11:20 - 12:45 KeyNote Session: Industry Speaker (Microsoft)
Alok Lall - Business Group Director, Microsoft Office Department
Transfer Break
MR 1.01 + MR 1.02
(First Floor)
MR 1.03 + 1.04
(First Floor)
MR 1.05 + 1.06
(First Floor)
Plenary Hall 4
(Ground Floor)
Effective CMMi Implementation in Agile environment with fresh team

Anjali Mogre & Sujata Salunkhe (Atos)
Never too big to fail: How a fusion approach can improve chances of project success

Gaurav Sapra, Namrata Ahuja & Kamal Kaher (TCS Ltd.)
Social networking to promote Ethical Leadership

Alankar Karpe (Ethics Member Advisory Group)
Case Study: Setting up Daimler manufacturing facility in India

Parthasarathy Thota
CFO (Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt Ltd)
12:45 - 13:45 Lunch
13:45 - 16:10 Becoming the preferred partner

Mangesh Sardesai (Siemens Technology and Services Private Limited)
Adopting latest advances in the field of Psychology for effective project management

Lakshmi Varagan D, Ramanand Garimella & Debabrata Pruseth (TCS Ltd.)
Project Management in Collaboration Age

Ashish Sadekar (ProThoughts)
Case Study: Managing Mergers and Acquistions in a Projectized way

Viq Pervaaz
Senior Vice President and Chief Project Officer (Aon M&A Solutions)
Transfer Break
Decision Analysis for successful Project Investment in midcourse of BOT Infrastructure Projects

Bhavesh Thakkar (Gammon India Limited)
Effective Talent Management – Predictive model for skill based forecasting

Piyush Jain (Infosys)
Start It Right - A Focused approach on Project Launch

Case Study: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) - "Extending Solar Lighting in Selected Indian States"

Kishore Kumar Chaudhary
Sr. Manager - Social Transformation Division, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
Transfer Break
Concept Prototyping on PMAAS Suite (CPOPS)

Subhajit Bhattacharya (Accenture)
Innovations within Project Management and its Innovative Applications

Vikas Dubey (CSC India)
Process Excellence for New Age Project

Sathish Nataraj Sundararajan, Prabal Ralhan & Chandramohan (Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt Ltd)
Case Study: L&T: The Mumbai High North process platform & living quarter

Kumar Rudra
Project Director
16:10 - 16:40 Networking Break
16:40 - 18:30 Interview Session: Inculcating Entrepreneurial skills within the team
Ganesan Sellakannu, Laxmikanth Venkataraman (MD Broadridge Financial Solutions (India) Pvt Ltd), Thaigarajan Arunachalam, Shakti Sagar (MD, ADP Pvt. Ltd.)
Moderator: Srinivas Kopparapu
Keynote Address: On Leadership
Alyque Padamsee - Indian theater personality and ad film maker
Conference PMO recognition
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Saturday, 13th September
09:20 - 10:20 Welcome Address
Message from the Conference Director
Keynote Session: Project Management - Service to Man as Service to God
His Excellence Chinna Jeeyar Swamy - Vedic Preacher
10:20 - 10:50 Networking Break
10:50 - 12:30 Panel Discussion: Institutionalizing Project Management in the Government Realm
Mr. Jayesh Ranjan (MD - TSIIC),Mr Hariranjan Rao(Secretary , IT & Public Service Management , Govt. of Madhya Pradesh), Dr Sanjeevan Bajaj, CEO, FICCI Quality Forum
Moderated by: Sanjib Das, Sr. Director and Head- Service Delivery, Ericsson India
MR 1.01 + MR 1.02
(First Floor)
MR 1.03 + 1.04
(First Floor)
MR 1.05 + 1.06
(First Floor)
Plenary Hall 4
(Ground Floor)
Incubating Emerging Technologies – A Lever for Service Excellence

Shreyas Bhargave & Dr. Prasad Ramanathan (IGATE Global Solutions Ltd.)
10 Commandments of Project Success

Process - Way of Life

Dakshinamoorthi G (Cognizant Technology Solutions)
Case Study: Gamification of Project Management

Madu Ratnayke
Sr. VP
Virtusa, Sri Lanka
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 15:10 Next Generation Project/Program Manager

Namit Agrawal (Adobe Systems)
Entrepreneurial Approach, befitting Project Management& selective PM methodology as catalyst for success at Projects & Business Growth

Suhail Qadir (J & K PCC Ltd)
Leveraging 'Deployment Excellence Framework' for effective adoption of high maturity processes

Parag Saha, Pranabendu Bhattacharyya & Rajib Banerjee (TCS Ltd.)
Case Study: Rolling out IT Modernization Projects in Department of Posts, Govt. Of India

Mr. Ganesh Sawaleshwarkar
Nodal officer, DOP
Transfer Break
PM 3.0: What should the Gen-Next Project Manager focus on?

Rahul Ghodke (Microland Ltd.)
Mantra to have happy workforce under Software/IT Project Manager

Jayanta Debnath (TCS Ltd.)
Software Project Management: Distributed Agile Approach

Somdatta Banerjee, Ananda Chakraborty & Anand Prasad (Cognizant Technology Solutions)
Case Study: Making of Terminal-2, Mumbai Airport

Pradeep Sangal
General Manager, MIAL
Transfer Break
15:10 - 16:10 Quiz program conducted by Karthik Ramamurthy (Past President, Chennai Chapter)
16:10 - 16:40 Networking Break
16:40 - 17:45 Keynote Session: Team Building and Motivation
VVS Laxman - Former India Crickter
Felicitating the Volunteers
Closing Address
Raj Kalady - Managing Director, PMI India
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Legend Conference sections where all 1,000+ people participate in Inaugural/Valedictory Sessions, Keynote/Special Addresses, Panel Discussions, Debates or the Cultural Programme.
Speeches by Invited Speakers or Case Studies of Project Success.
Technical paper presentations
Breaks for Lunch, Dinner, Tea, or transfers

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