Mumbai, March 2, 2016: The
Indian School of Business (ISB) is hosting the fourth edition of ISB Digital Summit at its Hyderabad campus from 11-12 March 2016. Top names from business fraternity, academics and technology across the globe will mark their
presence as speakers in the summit.
The summit is being organized by the Srini Raju Centre for IT and the Networked Economy (SRITNE) at the ISB in association with
Jigserv Digital, a popular digital marketing company, started by
four Alumni from the Founding Class of ISB.
Since its inception three years ago, this annual event has attracted over a 1000 participants, eminent business leaders, industry experts and academia. The summit provides a
platform to discuss the digital landscape which is changing at staggering pace. This year's conference will focus on four themes which include:
1. Innovation and Entrepreneurship
2. Big Data and Marketing Analytics
3. Platform Thinking and Value Creation in Sharing Economy
4. Mobile Commerce: Hyper Local Business Strategies enabled by Mobile Apps
The registrations are open and attendees can look forward to understanding the new
trends in the digital domain and figure out effective ways of leveraging the digital medium for their businesses. There is also a workshop that will be organized on 13th March.
Some of the prominent speakers at the conference include:
• Jayesh Ranjan, IT Secretary, Telangana
• Jay Krishnan, CEO, T-Hub
• Professor Rajendra Srivastava, Dean, ISB
• Parag Dhol, MD, Inventus Capital Partners
• Professor Deepa Mani, ED, SRITNE at ISB
• Prof. Amit Mehra, University of Texas at Austin
• Srikant Sunderrajan, Partner, Helion Ventures
Keeping a focus on the Tech Entrepreneurship and Startups, a popular new
section "Startup Showcase" has been added in this edition of the summit. A selection of ten Startups doing cutting edge innovation in the Digital Domain will be showcased at the conference. The selected startup entrepreneurs will
also get a chance to pitch and get feedback from a Panel of experienced VC's and Startup Mentors.
More details of the Conference and the Startup Showcase are available on the event site: http://www.isbdigitalsummit.com
About the Indian School of Business (ISB)
The ISB was established in 2001 with an aspiration to put India on the global map of management education. Over the years, the ISB has successfully pioneered several new trends
in management education in India, and has firmly established itself as a world-class management institution. In 2008, the ISB became the youngest institution to be ranked among the Top 20, in the Global B-school Rankings by the
Financial Times, London, and since then has been ranked consistently among the top B-schools globally. Recently, the ISB earned the distinction of becoming the first South Asian B-school to receive the AACSB accreditation.
Chartering its next phase of growth, the ISB flagged off its second campus at Mohali, Punjab in April 2012. Though located at Hyderabad and Mohali, the School will function as one entity with a seamless integration across both the
A strong pool of research-oriented resident and international faculty from reputed B-schools has been a key factor that helped the ISB to emerge as one of the leading B Schools with its cutting edge research and
pedagogy. It has set up eight research centres serving as a bridge between the industry and the academia and carries forward its research agenda as well as promotes education in areas critical to India's development. The ISB offers
its flagship one year Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP) besides the Post Graduate Programme in Management for Senior Executives (PGPMAX) and a bouquet of Executive Education Programmes that cater to top and middle
management. The school also recently launched its Fellow Programme in Management (FPM). The school has over 4200+ PGP Alumni and 13,000+ Executive Education Alumni spread across over 25 countries making an impact on the business
and society. For more information, visit www.isb.edu
SRITNE is a multi-disciplinary research centre aimed at fostering rigorous and
relevant ICT centric research, with focus on Management of IT and on the enabling-capabilities of IT for businesses, governments, and society. Research in these areas is aimed at leading to a better understanding of how ICT creates
and can create value for business and society.
About Jigserv Digital: Established in 2008, Jigserv Digital is a company co-founded by four Alums from the Founding Class of ISB (Class of 2002). The company is focused on
providing Digital Media and Marketing solutions to Enterprise customers. For more details, please visit http://www.jigserv.com/
For further information, please contact:
Mudita Srivastava |
Indian School of Business | Adfactors PR, Mumbai
+91 7838401133 | +91 9819120245