Conference Agenda



28 September, 2018 (Friday)
10:00am Inauguration & Lamp Lighting Ceremony
10:15am Key Note Address by Chief Guest Shri. Chandrakant A. Salunkhe
11:00am to 11:45am The changing nature of work and workplaces
  • Mr. Ritesh Sachdev, , Sr. Executive Director - Occupier Services, Colliers International India (Moderator)
  • Mr. Bhavin Thakker, Country Manager, Worldwide Occupier Services, Savills India
  • Mr. Khurshed Gandhi, MD - Consulting Services, Cushman & Wakefield, India
  • Mr. Vikram Goel, CEO , Quikr Realty
  • Mr. Pramod Kathuria,National head Marketing & CRM , L&T realty
  • Dr. Shakti Chauhan, Country Head - Integrated Facilities & Mall Operations, Reliance Retails Ltd.
  • Panel Discussion
    12:00pm to 1:15pm Smart offices & Intelligent Designs
  • Mr. Ravi Ahuja, Senior Executive Director, Mumbai & Developer Services, Colliers International (Moderator)
  • Mr. Ajay Rakheja, CEO, CREINDIA.COM
  • Mr. Dheeraj Dogra, Global Realty & Retail Analyst
  • Mr. Rajiv Ranjan Sharma, AVP & National Manager – Rollout Management & Administration - HDFC ERGO
  • Ar. Tanmay Khare, Infrastructure & Services Professional., Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Ltd.
  • Mr. Jagdish Kularia, Director, Narsi Interior Infrastructures Pvt. Ltd.
  • Mr. Dev Arora, VP, boxC and CPG - Chai Point
  • Panel Discussion
    1:20pm to 1:35pm "How do we ignite creativity , drive innovation resulting High performance work place" by Mr.Mayank Kumar Associate Director, Eleganz Interiors Presentation
    1:35pm to 2:30pm Lunch Break
    2:30pm to 3:30pm Use of Technology in commercial real estate
  • Mr. Karan Singh Sodi, Managing Director , Mumbai , JLL India
  • Mr. Kaustuv Roy, Managing Director, India Occupier Services, Cushman & Wakefield (Moderator)
  • Mr. Atul Tendulkar, Head Technical & Facilities , K Raheja Corp
  • Mr. Shailesh Goswami, CEO, Foyr
  • Mr. Paras Arora, Founder , Qdesq
  • Mr. Shaibal Chatterjee, Managing Director - 360 infra
  • Panel Discussion
    3:30pm to 3:40pm "Coworking & Data Security" by Mr.Zeeshan Khan City Head - Mumbai & Pune, The Executive Centre Presentation
    3:55pm to 4:10pm "Coffee Break...Ideas" by Mr. Jai Ganesh Ramnath Managing Director, Lavazza, India Presentation
    4:15pm to 5:15pm The Future of Office Design: What’s Trending
  • Mr. Abhijit Sarkar, MRICS, VP & Country Head - CRE,Admin & Infrastructure,Sharekhan Ltd. (Moderator)
  • Mr. Subroto Mukherjee, Global Head of Administration, Facilities Management and Security, Cipla Ltd.
  • Ms. Chelsea Perino, Global Marketing Director, The Executive Centre- Hong Kong
  • Mr.Mayank Kumar, Associate Director- Eleganz Interiors
  • Mr. Saandeep V Dandekarr, Executive Vice President, Procurement & Asset Management, Netmagic
  • Mr. Amar Narayan JK, Associate VP - BD, Ramakrishna Housing Pvt. Ltd.
  • Panel Discussion
    7:00pm Onwards Network Evening
    29 September, 2018 (Saturday) - Coworking India 2018
    10:00am Visitor Registration
    10:30am Welcome by organisers Social Workplaces and World Office Expo
    10.45am Coworking a worldwide growing phenomenon. Disclosure of the latest data by Jean-Yves Huwart Social workplaces Keynote
    11:00am An overview of the Future of Work in India by Ms.Diksha Pande Director of People excellence, Cowrks Keynote
    11:15am to 11:45am How India's coworking players will address the growth challenge and opportunities?
  • Ms. Meenal Sinha, Founder & CEO, meetingsandoffices.com (Moderator)
  • Dr. Ritesh Malik, Co-Founder, Innov8
  • Mr. Smeet Gala, CEO, WorkAmp
  • Mr. Rishi Jain, AVP - Marketing, Awfis
  • Mr. Neetish Sarda, Founder , Smartworks
  • Ms. Chelsea Perino, Global Marketing Director, The Executive Centre- Hong Kong
  • Mr. Viral Desai, National Director - Office Transactions, Knight Frank (India) Pvt. Ltd.
  • Mr. Akshit Gupta, Founder, Fundtonic
  • Panel Discussion
    11:50am to 12:35pm How to assess community and coworking sense of belonging's economical value ?
  • Mr. Saahil Wadhwa, Founder, EasyDaftar
  • Ms. Monika Misra, Co-Founder, iKeva
  • Ms. Gargi Shah, Co-founder, The Playce
  • Mr. Gaurav Gandhi, Founder, Workwise
  • Mr.Jean-Yves Huwart, Social Workplaces, Brussels (Moderator)
  • Panel Discussion
    12:40pm to 1:30pm Are real estate and landlords ready for coworking? by Mr.Arvind Nandan Executive Director Research, Knight Frank Keynote
    2:15pm to 2:55pm Technology solutions to improve coworking operations and focus on hospitality
  • Mr. Umesh Uttamchandani, Co-Founder, DevX
  • Mr. Neville Patel, Founder, Odoco
  • Mr. Anuj Saxena, Co-Founder & COO, Skootr
  • Mr. Shishir Singh, Co-founder, CoworkingNext
  • Panel Discussion
    3:05pm to 3:20pm "Engaged communities drive social change" by Mr.Mayank Kumar, Associate Director, Eleganz Interiors Presentation
    3:25pm to 4:10pm Design - How to build up inspirational coworking spaces, fulfilling practical and cultural expectations of the modern digital workers
  • Mr. Robin Chabbra, Founder, DEXTRUS
  • Mr. Mishu Ahluwalia, GoHive
  • Mr. Hardeep Singh, Managing Director, Forbo Flooring India
  • Mr. Mayank Kumar Associate Director, Eleganz Interiors
  • Ms. Monika Misra, Co-Founder, iKeva (Moderator)
  • Panel Discussion
    4:30pm to 5:30pm How to create your coworking identity to stand out from other coworking spaces
  • Mr. Param Karla, Co-Founder, Starthub Nation
  • Ms. Gayatri Pratap Singh, Head of India operations, Servcorp
  • Mr. Nilesh Kambli, West Zone Head, 91springboard
  • Mr. Nazim Sawant, Co - Founder, India Entrepreneurs Club (Moderator)
  • Panel Discussion
    5:50pm Wrap Up


    Chief Guest

    Shri. Chandrakant Anant Salunkhe

    Founder & President, Maharashtra Industrial & Economic Development Association (MIEDA) & SME Chamber of India
    Eminent Speakers

    Mr. Karan Sodi

    MD -Mumbai -JLL

    Mr. Viral Desai

    National Director - Office Transactions, Knight Frank (India) Pvt. Ltd.

    Mr. Arvind Nandan

    Executive Director - Research, Knight Frank (India) Pvt. Ltd.

    Mr. Vikram Goel

    CEO, QuikrRealty

    Mr. Jagdish Kularia

    Director, Narsi Interior Infrastructures Pvt. Ltd.

    Mr. Mayank Kumar

    Associate Director, Eleganz Interiors

    Mr. Rishi Jain

    AVP - Marketing, Awfis

    Mr. Neetish Sarda

    Founder , Smartworks

    Dr. Ritesh Malik

    Co-Founder, Innov8

    Dr. Shakti Singh Chauhan

    Country Head - Integrated Facilities & Mall Operations, Reliance Retails Ltd.

    Mr. Khurshed Gandhi

    Managing Director - Consulting, Cushman & Wakefield

    Ms. Chelsea Perino

    Global Marketing Director, The Executive Centre- Hong Kong

    Mr. Kaustuv Roy

    Managing Director, India Occupier Services, Cushman & Wakefield

    Mr. Bhavin Thakker

    Country Manager, Worldwide Occupier Services, Savills India

    Mr. Subroto Mukherjee

    Global Head of Administration, Facilities Management and Security - Cipla Ltd.

    Mr. Atul Tendulkar

    Head – Technical & Facilities, Matrix Services (K.Raheja Group)

    Mr. Shailesh Goswami

    Founder & CEO , Foyr

    Mr. Akshit Gupta

    Founder, Fundtonic

    Mr. Ritesh Sachdev

    Sr. Executive Director - Occupier Services, Colliers International

    Dr. Abhijit Sarkar

    MRICS, VP & Country Head- CRE,Admin & Infrastructure,Sharekhan Ltd.

    Mr. Zishan Khan

    City Head - Mumbai & Pune, The Executive Centre

    Mr. Dev Arora

    VP, boxC and CPG - Chai Point

    Mr. Pramod Kathuria

    National head Marketing & CRM, L & T realty

    Mr. Robin Chabbra

    Founder, DEXTRUS

    Mr. Jai Ganesh Ramnath

    Managing Director, Lavazza, India

    Mr. Umesh Uttamchandani

    Co-Founder , DevX

    Mr. Jean-Yves Huwart

    Social Workplaces, Brussels

    Mr. Gaurav Gandhi

    Founder , Workwise

    Ms. Meenal Sinha

    Founder & CEO, meetingsandoffices.com

    Mr. Neville Patel

    Founder , Odoco

    Mr. Param Kalra

    Co-Founder, Starthub Nation

    Mr. Ajay Rakheja

    CEO, CREINDIA.COM

    Ms. Diksha Pande

    Director - Experience and People Excellence, CoWrks

    Ms. Monika Misra

    iKeva, Hyderabad

    Mr. Smeet Gala

    CEO, WorkAmp

    Mr. Paras Arora

    Founder & CEO, Qdesq Realtech Group

    Mr. Tanmay Khare

    Infrastructure & Services Professional., Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Ltd.

    Mr. Dheeraj Dogra

    Global Realty & Retail Analyst

    Mr. Rajiv Ranjan Sharma

    AVP & National Manager - Rollout Management & Administration - HDFC ERGO

    Mr. Anuj Saxena

    Co-Founder & COO, Skootr

    Mr. Shishir Singh

    Co-founder, CoworkingNext

    Ms. Gayatri Pratapsingh

    Head- India Operations, Servcorp

    Mr. Shaibal Chatterjee

    Managing Director, 360 infra

    Mr. Ravi Ahuja

    Sr. Executive Director, Mumbai & Developer Services - Colliers International

    Mr. Saandeep Dandekarr

    Executive Vice President, Procurement & Asset Management - Netmagic

    Mr. Mishu Ahluwalia

    GoHive

    Mr. Amar Narayan JK

    Associate VP - BD, Ramakrishna Housing Pvt. Ltd.

    Mr. Nazim Sawant

    Co-founder India Entrepreneur’s Club

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