Theme Interact. Engage. Enlighten
The 2-day event INFOCOM CIO Connect Programme 2016 was organized at The Ffort Raichak, West
Bengal for the CIOs and CISOs inviting over 35 CIOs/CISOs from Eastern India. The endeavor is aimed at creating a platform that enables close networking between CIOs/CISOs/Power IT decision makers and encourages brainstorming and interactions pertaining to real-life learning and understanding the success momentum within the CIO community. The media giant, ABP Group has been hosting INFOCOM, its annual flagship business, technology and leadership exposition in Calcutta for over a decade now.
The program with SAP as its Principal Sponsor and RICE Group and Adamas University as its Associate Sponsors along with other IT Majors, aims to help CIOs learn and share knowledge, experience and expertise with the peers in the industry. In addition to CIOs discussing the technology challenges faced every day, they also share their thoughts on emerging solutions in sync with the latest trends. The program which had 33 attendees had the following events taking place, in order of sequence;
DAY 1: OCTOBER 22, 2016
Welcome address by K K Mahapatra, Organising Secretary INFOCOM and Associate Vice President IT, ABP Pvt Ltd.
Peter Amor, Head of Sales, HANA Enterprise Cloud Services, APJ, SAP
Panel Discussion: Aligning IT applications to business needs on a secure and safe cloud computing environment
CIOs Speak: Digital Transformation Story Part I
Abhijit Chatterjee, CIO, Karam Chand Thapar Group
DAY 2: OCTOBER 23, 2016
Panel Discussion: Cloud Security in present times Collaboration and Enterprise Social Networking
Dipankar Das, Project Lead Enterprise Business Solutions, Embee Software
GST An Overview
Alok Raj, Executive Director Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP
Panel Discussion: GST Reforms - Are we ready?
CIOs Speak: Digital Transformation Story Part II
Manik Paul, Vice President IT & SAP, Vikram Solar
Subhamoy Chakraborti, AVP IT, Magma Fincorp
Azfar Shahab, Head IT, Tega Industries Ltd.
Partha Sengupta, Vice President IT Services, ITC Infotech India Ltd.