NOTICE: This agenda is likely to change in its details, such as times of sessions, titles, and main room keynotes. What is definite is that this is the general theming, scheduling, and tone of the content. Speakers and panel descriptions will be released soon.

India Summit


1pm - 1:45pm
Welcoming Remarks

1:50pm - 2:20pm
Subnational Strategies for Accessing India & Ease of Doing Business

  • Mod: Atul Sapra — RSM, Senior Manager, International Tax Services
  • Nisha Biswal — President, US-India Business Council
  • Gunjan Bagla — Managing Director, Amritt Inc.

2:20pm - 2:55pm
The Future is Female: Women in India’s Changing Economy

  • Mod: Thea Uppal — Director, Policy, US-India Business Council
  • Vishakha Singh — Bollywood actress and entrepreneur
  • Vandana Tilak — CEO, The Akshaya Patra Foundation USA

3pm - 3:35pm
Young India: Inside the Lives of India’s Massive Youth Population

  • Mod: Julian Leuthold — CEO, GetGlobal
  • Ben Dietz — SVP, Head of Sales at Vice Media
  • Diane Gotua — VP Global Business Operations at NBA
  • Swami Ananda — Founder, Dig Darsan Senior Secondary School in Bihar, India
  • Darrell Bricker — CEO, Ipsos Public Affairs

3:45pm - 4pm
Networking Break

4pm - 4:35pm
Fun & Games: How American Sports & Entertainment Are Catching On in India

  • Mod: Ken Silverman
  • Diane Gotua — VP Global Business Operations at NBA
  • Diego Prado — VP, Global Insights Group at Endeavor

Policy Forecast & The 2019 Elections

  • Mod: David J. Karl — Chief Knowledge Officer at GetGlobal
  • Nisha Biswal — President, US-India Business Council
  • Ravi Tilak — CEO, Almex

8pm - 10:30pm
Annual Speakers Dinner
This is available to attendees by invitation. A very small number of VIP passes have been made available to summit-goers. Buy here