Saturday, 19 December, 2009
Welcome Address : Ajay Kumar, Editor, BiharTimes.com
Plenary Session I (Connecting to Diaspora)
Sanjay Shreevats (Director General, Incredible India)
M J Warsi ,(USA)
Shakil Ahmed Kakvi
Unleashing entrepreneurship and Brand Building in Bihar
Pulak Prasad, Founder, Nalanda Capital, Singapore
Sudhir Kumar, MD, Sudha, Patna Dairy Project
Shishir Kumar, CEO, Bharti Airtel, Bihar & Jharkhand
Anil Kumar Sinha, Founder & Managing Director
Call2Connect India Pvt Limited
Hari Shankar Sharma
14.00 - 14:45
Unleashing entrepreneurship and Brand Building in Bihar (contd...)
Major General Sunil K Jha,
B N Singh
Challenges of Change agents in Bihar
Anil K Sharma, CMD, Amrapali Group of Companies
Fr. Robert Athickal,
S K Singh,
Role of ICONS in fostering budding entrepreneurs
Samprada Singh, Chairman Alkem
Felicitation of ICONS & Change Agents
Relase function of Book: EVALUATION OF MEDIA REACH & EFFECTIVENESS: A LINGUISTIC EXERCISE by author MJ Warsi, USA.
20.00 – 22.00
Entertainment programme & Dinner
Sunday, December 20, 2009
Parallel session I
Emergence of new media in Bihar
Harivansh, Editor in Chief, Prabhat Khabar
Aku Srivastav, Editor, Hindustan
Arvind Sinha, Film Maker
P K Sinha, Chairperson, Centre for Retailing IIM, Ahmedabad
N R Mohanthy, Director, Jagaran Institute of Mass Communication
Ajit Anjum, Channel head, Channel 24
Ajay Kumar, Editor, BiharTimes
Rajiv Ranjan Roy, Resident Editor, The Pioneer
Anupam Srivastav ,Editor, Pratibadh, the wall newspaper
Parallel session II
Institution Building in Bihar
V. Mukunda Das,
Shishir M. KumarCEO,
Sangita Sinha, CIMP
12.00 – 12.15: Tea Break
Parallel session III
Global Challenges and Bihar
Ajay K Jha (USA)
R P Raman, )
Parallel session IV
Theme Session: Fostering IT Enabled Growth in Bihar – Building Bihar Collectively
Welcome Address: P.K.Sinha – President, TiE, Bihar.
Navin Gupta, Secretary – Bihar IT Association
Address by Guest of Honour, C.K.Mishra, Principal Secretary IT, Bihar.
Address by Chief Guest, Dr. Anil Kumar, Hon’ble Minister IT, Govt. Of Bihar.
Sandeep Sahai – CEO – Headstrong, USA.
Ramesh Yadava – COO – Cradle Technologies Ltd., Pune.
Rita Singh –President – SR International Inc, Chicago, USA.
R.K. Dubey – Managing Director - Dubey & Partners – New Delhi
Bhaskar Prasad – VP – IL&FS, Consultant – IT & ITES Promotion in Bihar.
R.K.Khandelwal – IAS, Managing Director, BELTRON & secretary Co-operative.
C K Mishra, IAS, Principal Secretary, Department of IT & Health, Govt. of Bihar
Navin Kumar, IAS, Ist IT Secretary & Development Commissioner, Govt. of Bihar
Anil K Sinha (Call 2 Connect)
Ramesh Yadav (USA)
Prabhat Kumar Sinha
Dr. Neena Jha
Ravi Prakash – Founder President – Bihar IT Association (BITA).
13.30 - 14.00: Lunch
Address by Flm Maker Arvind Sinha
Screening of Film (Dui Patan Ke Beecch Mein), A film on Bihar by Arvind Sinha
Tea Break: 15.30 – 16.00
Sanjay Pradhan, ,
Shushil K Modi , Dy. C M , Bihar
Ajay Kumar, editor, BiharTimes