In a quest to drive the power of ICT for the development of SAARC countries, INFOCOM joins hands with CTO Forum Bangladesh, to present the third edition of SAARC TECH SUMMIT in Bangladesh in association with the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, an apex business organization of SAARC.
Over the last 15 editions of the event, INFOCOM has evolved to be an important platform that focuses on the convergence of Business, Technology and Leadership elements that are essential for driving India to the next phase of growth.
A platform that will bring together the CIOs/CTOs/CISOs from India and the SAARC region with an agenda to interact and discuss the latest trends in technology and share their key experiences and learnings to help enable business across these countries to step into the next phase of collaborative growth.
The event will be a two day conference, with an agenda focusing on technology and its benefits to organizations and individuals across all levels. The event will see participation from IT decision makers and IT buyers from key organizations along with end users and key influencers of the use of various technologies in the organization
|14:30 hrs – 15:30 hrs||Registration|
|15:30 hrs – 15:40 hrs||
Opening Remarks by D D Purkayastha, Managing Director and CEO, ABP Pvt Ltd and Chairman, INFOCOM
|15:40 hrs – 16:30 hrs||
|A1 16:30 hrs – 17:30 hrs||
Panel Discussion: Preparing for the Beginning of the Digital Age
|A2 17:30 hrs – 17:50 hrs||
Digital Transformation in Financial Services
|17:50 hrs – 18:15 hrs||
Tea & Coffee
|A3 18:15 hrs – 19:30 hrs||
Role of ICT Service Provider in the Digital Transformation Journey
|19:30 hrs onwards||
Entertainment Evening followed by Networking Dinner
|09:30 hrs – 10:00 hrs||Registration|
|B110:00 hrs – 11:00 hrs||
Panel Discussion: Manage Risk - Build Trust - Embrace Change
|B211:00 hrs – 12:00 hrs||
Panel Discussion: Harnessing the Power of IoT
|12:00 hrs – 12:15 hrs||
Tea & Coffee
|B3 12:15 hrs – 13:00 hrs||
Accelerating Digital Transformation with SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud
|B4 13:00 hrs – 13:30 hrs||
Digitalization - The Next Opportunities
|13:30 hrs – 14:30 hrs||Networking Lunch|
|B514:30 hrs – 15:30 hrs||
Panel Discussion: Exploring Enterprise Cloud – Challenges and Opportunities
|B615:0 hrs – 16:30 hrs||
Digital Intervention in Industry Segments
|16:30 hrs – 16:40 hrs||
Closing Remarks by Tapan Kanti Sarkar, President, CTO Forum Bangladesh
|16:40 hrs – 17:30 hrs||
BEGUM TARANA HALIM Minister of State, Posts, Telecom & IT
Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
SHYAM SUNDAR SIKDER Secretary, Posts & Telecommunications Division
Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
SHAFQUAT HAIDER Chairman, Council for Communication & IT, SAARC CCI
AMBASSADOR for Bangladesh , World Union of SMEs (WUSME)
ABU TAIYAB CIO
ANIRBAN DASGUPTA Associate Vice President - Technology Integration Services
Sify Technologies Ltd.
AZIM U. HOQUE President / Co-Founder / EC Member / Sr. Network Manager, IT
President, University IT Forum Bangladeshm & Co-Founder, Cyber Security Forum Bangladesh & EC Member, CTO Forum Bangladesh & Sr. Network Manager, IT (rank of Deputy Director) North South University
BINLU ZHU General Manager Assistant of Asia Pacific Region
Richfit Information Technology Co. Ltd.
DEBDULAL ROY Executive Director
DR. IJAZUL HAQUE Head of Information Technology
Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC
JASPREET SINGH Partner - Cyber Security, Advisory Services
Ernst & Young LLP
K.M. TARIQUZZAMAN Director and the Head of IT & Service Development
KANON KUMAR ROY Commissioner of Taxes
National Board of Revenue / Currently posted in Taxes Zone 2, Dhaka
KAUSHIK MITRA President and Business Head of Application Services
Sify Technologies Limited.
MAHTAB UDDIN AHMED Managing Director & CEO
Robi Axiata Limited
MD ARFE ELAHI MANIK IT Manager - a2i
Prime Minister's Office / Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
MOHAMMAD ALI Deputy Managing Director
Pubali Bank Ltd.
NILESH R NAKER Partner & Head Financial Services / IT Transformation Practice
Ernst & Young
NITIN KAUSHAL Director Sales, India & SAARC
NIHAR CHAKRABORTY Executive Vice President & COO – EAST & SAARC Countries
Sify Technologies Limited
PROF. DR. TOUHID BHUIYAN Professor and Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Daffodil International University, Bangladesh
RONALD A. FONS Global Head, Financial Services Sector
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
S M MAINUDDIN CHOWDHURY Additional Managing Director
Southeast Bank Ltd.
S A R MD. MUINUL ISLAM CTO
Lanka Bangla Securities
SHYAMOL B DAS Deputy Managing Director & Chief Information Officer
Meghna Bank Ltd.
SUBHASISH DHAR Executive Vice President, Application Delivery Services
Sify Technologies Ltd.
TAHER AHMED CHOWDHURY Deputy Managing Director & Head of ICT Wing
Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd.
TAPAN KANTI SARKAR Founder President
CTO Forum Bangladesh
VISHAL AGRAWAL Managing Director
Avaya India & SAARC