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Today I delivered a talk to members of Rotary Club of Madras, Central on Why should I care about Digital Transformation?. Recently I spoke on the same topic in Kochi, seeing that the club secretary invited me to their assembly. Rotary meetings bring an interesting mix of personalities and I like talking to them. For the same club, I have spoken a few years ago on Net Neutrality when it was a burning topic. Video of my talk on Unlocking Digital Transformation can be seen in YouTube. 

Today I am in Kochi, Kerala delivering a keynote talk titled “Unlocking Digital Transformation – Advancing Technologies” for a distinguished audience of the city. It was part of “Do Big” forum for CIOs that’s travelling across the country and sponsored…

For the last two days, I was attending in Hyderabad  – Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional) Connect 2017 event. As a Microsoft Regional Director (honorary title) I was invited to speak in the two days program – which was a…

I was happy to get to be the moderator for an informative panel discussion today. Titled “Finance Your Venture”, it was part of Lufthansa Runway to Success Season 5 organised by TiE Chennai. The panellists were experienced hands on the trade – Ashvin Agarwal, Balram Nair, Manu Iyer & Satish Mugulavalli. We talked about: Right source of funding – Entrepreneurs need to think beyond the glamorous VC funding. There are many options available nowadays including Bootstrapping, Friends and Family, Friends of Friends to reach HNI (High Networth Individuals), Non-Collateral Debt Funding from Government/Public agencies, Seed Capital and grants from Government…

Ajay Khankhoje of Synergetics-India invited me to deliver a keynote at his company’s Annual Day event in Mumbai. It was an opportunity for me to address a talented set of software trainers, consultants and engineers. The topic I decided to cover…