Manufacturing sector in India has the potential to reach US$ Trillion by 2025. While the fundamentals remain strong, numerous roadblocks need to be removed to achieve those goals. The industry has to effectively deal with slowdown, rising input costs, low impetus on innovation, cybersecurity threats, and redundancy of workforce.

Manufacturing CIO Conclave is a 3-city confluence with over 120 senior tech and digital leaders participating in the half day event.


Manufacturing sector CIO are reeling under tremendous pressure to not only help manage higher corporate risk but also enhancing the advance digital capabilities to compete in the VUCA world

MCC 2019 theme “Breaking the Barriers with Digital” will ignite a dialogue among industry stakeholders for need to grapple with Innovation, IT, and Digital Capabilities, and strengthen the governance both within and outside the IT organisations, including manufacturing operations and executive leadership and external partners.

Conference Speakers

Chulanga Perera
Chulanga Perera
CIO Daimler Commercial Vehicles
Vikram Karthick
Vikram Karthick
Global Digital Transformation Leader Nissan
Senthilkumar Subramanian
Senthilkumar Subramanian
CTO Kiran Global Chem Ltd.
Kodiyarasu Palaniyappan
Kodiyarasu Palaniyappan
GM - IT Chettinad Cement Corporation
Sanjay Mishra
Sanjay Mishra
Head - IT and CIO L&T Construction
Rajeev Jorapur
Rajeev Jorapur
SVP Bajaj Auto
Ajit Deshpande
Country Head IT Faurecia
Gajendra Patil
Gajendra Patil
Head IT Emmerson Innovation Center
Ramesh Kadaganchi
Ramesh Kadaganchi
General Manager – Process John Deere India Private Limited
Prashant Soundarkar
Prashant Soundarkar
DGM-IT Suzlon Energy
Binita Prasad
Binita Prasad
Head- IT Sany Heavy Industry India
Aniruddha Kadkol
Aniruddha Kadkol
Head -Manufacturing IT Systems Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd




Time Session
09:15 – 10:00 AM Registrations & Networking  
10:00 – 10:30 AM Summit Keynote
10:30 – 11:00 AM Partner Session
11:00 – 11:20 AM CIO Innovation Showcase  
11:20 – 11:45 AM Technology Session
11:45 – 12:00 PM Networking Break
12:00 – 12:40 PM Panel Discussion  
12:40 – 01:00 PM Technology Session  
01:00 – 01:30 PM CIO Innovation Showcase  
1:30 PM Onwards Vote of thanks followed by lunch
Time Session
09:00 – 10:00 AM Registrations & Networking  
10:00 – 10:10 AM Editor's Introduction Muqbil Ahmar, Executive Editor, dynamicCIO
10:10 – 10:40 AM Summit Keynote Ajit Singh Rathore, VP-Manufacturing-IT, Bajaj Auto
10:40 – 11:10 AM Presenting Partner Session: DELL Solutions for Engineering and Manufacturing Amol Walavalkar, Product Specialist Workstations, Rugged and Thin Clients, Dell
11:10 – 11:40 AM CIO Innovation Showcase: Digital World in an Analogue Reality Aniruddha Kadkol, Head -Manufacturing IT Systems- Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd
11:40 – 11:55 PM Tea Break
11:55 – 12:15 PM Technology Session: Automating Availability for the Manufacturing Enterprise Sandeep Bhambure, VP & MD - Veeam Software, India & SAARC, Veeam
12:15 – 1:00 PM Panel Discussion: Driving Digital Transformation - Proactive Path vs. Reactive Response Ajit Deshpande, Country Head IT, Faurecia
Gajendra Patil, Head IT, Emmerson Innovation Center
Ramesh Kadaganchi, General Manager – Process, John Deere
Sathis Chettiyar, Head- Manufacturing, Avan Motors

Muqbil Ahmar, Executive Editor, dynamicCIO
1:00 – 01:30 PM CIO Innovation Showcase: Manufacturing Industry - Trends, Challenges and Way Forward Binita Prasad, Head- IT, Sany Heavy Industry India
1:30 PM Onwards Thanks
Time Session
10:00 – 10:40 AM Session Keynote Anshul Dureja, Founder & CEO Creating Values, Former CIO & CHRO Greenply
10:40 – 11:10 AM Presenting Partner Keynote Dell Technologies
11:10 – 11:30 AM CIO Showcase: Digital Transformation Journey: Role of CRM in Manufacturing Companies Hilal Khan, VP & Operating Head IT, Honda Cars India
11:35 – 11:45 AM TEA BREAK
11:45 - 12:15 PM Cybersecurity Expert Keynote: Managing Digital Risk in Manufacturing Jaspreet Singh, Partner Cybersecurity, EY India
12:15 - 12:35 PM CIO Showcase: Jitendra Singh, CIO JK Cement
12:35 - 01:15 PM Ask the Experts: A Panel of Experts in Conversation with dynamicCIO.com  
01:15 PM onwards CLOSING & LUNCH

Chennai - 4th December
Pune - 6th December
Delhi - 11th December