08 th Feb 2019

Bengaluru Brand Summit & Hot Brands 2019

The New ABCs of Marketing AI, 

Brand Engagement, Content

Bengaluru Brand Summit 2019

Bengaluru is the rising star of India. The technology hub, it is also home to some of the path breaking & cutting edge start-ups led by innovative entrepreneurs. The city however is much more, some well established home grown brands, along with other brands have headquarters & offices all over Bengaluru. In line with Paul Writer’s vision to raise the bar for marketing through research, peer learning & sharing best practices, we present the Bengaluru Brand Summit & Hot Brands. The Bengaluru Brand Summit & Hot Brands is conceptualized as a power-packed afternoon of discussions, sharing, & learning followed by an evening celebrating the achievements of the ‘Bengaluru Hot Brands’.

Masterclasses

Hot Brands Recognition

Product Showcase

Business Networking

Jury Members

Rajesh Kumar

Vice President & Head of Marketing
(India Region) for UiPath,

Sanjay Mehta_Mirum India

Sanjay Mehta

Joint CEO
Mirum India

Simi Sabhaney

Simi Sabhaney

CEO
Dentsu India

Hareesh Tibrewala

Joint CEO
Mirum India

Jury member Prof Dr Githa Heggde for Hot Brand Summit 2019

Dr. Githa S Heggde

Dean
IFIM Business School

Jessie Paul CEO Paul Writer

Jessie Paul

CEO
Paul Writer

Nirmalya Sen

Nirmalya Sen

CEO
Havas Worldwide

Tanay Kumar

Tanay Kumar

Co-founder, CEO and Chief Creative Officer
Fractal Ink

Sanjay Tripathy

Co-Founder & CEO
Agilio Labs

Dhunji S. Wadia

President
Rediffusion Y&R

Abhijit Bhaduri

Abhijit Bhaduri

Founder
Abhijit Bhaduri & Associates

Aashish Chopra

Aashish Chopra

Vice President, Content Marketing
ixigo

Ashwini Deshpande

Ashwini Deshpande

Co-founder Director
Elephant Design Pvt Ltd

Speakers

K-Ganesh

Krishnan Ganesh

Founder
Portea Medical, Growth Story

Sridhar Narayan

Sridhar Narayan

Digital Leader
Adobe India

Burhanuddin Pithawala

Burhanuddin Pithawala

VP Growth and Conversions
OYO

Vivek Sunder

Vivek Sunder

Chief Operating Officer
Swiggy

Nitin Bhatia, Managing Director, Social & International Markets | IME

Nitin Bhatia

Managing Director, Social & International Markets
Meltwater India & Middle East

Chief Digital Marketing Manager - Reliance Trends

Mohit Doda

Chief Digital Marketing Manager
Reliance Trends

Abhijit Bhaduri

Abhijit Bhaduri

Founder
Abhijit Bhaduri & Associates

Sathya Sriram

Sathya Sriram

AVP, Strategy & Marketing
The Hindu Group

Gurleen Image

Gurleen Saraon

Alliances Director
Sitecore India

Mithun Appaiah

Mithun Appaiah

CEO, Innovative Foods Ltd.,
Brand Sumeru

Agenda

Time

Topic

Details

8.30 am – 9.30 am
Event registration & light refreshment 
9.30 am – 9.45 am
Welcome & context setting
Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
9.45 am – 10.30 am
Understanding and building your personal brand
Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
10.30 am – 11.00 am
Transition break
 
11.00 am – 1.00 pm
Masterclass: Art and science of digital storytelling
Sridhar Narayan – Digital Leader, Adobe India
1.00 pm – 2.00 pm
Lunch
 
2.00 pm – 2.10 pm
Welcome and context setting – The future of brands
Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
2.10 pm – 2.30 pm
The new ABCs of marketing AI, brand engagement and content
Fireside chat: K Ganesh, Founder Portea Medical, Growth Story and Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
2.30 pm – 2.45 pm
South smart: Nuances of connecting better with the South Indian consumers
Sathya Sriram, AVP, Strategy & Marketing, The Hindu Group
2.45 pm – 3.00 pm
Hot 50 – 1
Unveiling The Hot 50 – Large Enterprise
3.00pm – 3.15 pm
Outside insight – How AI is transforming corporate decision making
Nitin Bhatia, Managing Director, Social & International Markets | IME, Meltwater
3.15 pm – 3.30 pm
Customer experience to overtake price &product as the key brand differentiator – Are your insights fast enough?
GurleenSaraon, Alliances Director – Sitecore India
3.30 pm – 3.40 pm
Hot 50
Unveiling The Hot 50 – Customer Experience Champion
3.40 pm- 4.00 pm
Reinventing your brand for engagement in the Age of Intelligence
Sridhar Narayan – Digital Leader, Adobe India
4.00 pm – 4.45 pm
Building an intelligent brand
Panel Discussion:
  • Burhanuddin Pithawala, VP Growth and Conversions, OYO
  • Mithun Appaiah, CEO, Sumeru
  • Mohit Doda, Chief Digital Marketing Manager, Reliance Retail
  • Nitin Bhatia, Managing Director, Social & International Markets | IME, Meltwater
  • Vivek Sunder, Chief Operating Officer, Swiggy
  • Moderator: Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer
4.45 pm – 4.55 pm
Hot 50
Unveiling The Hot 50 – Young organization (founded after January 1, 2015)
4.55 pm– 5.20 pm
The new ABCs of personal branding and leadership
Abhijit Bhaduri, Founder, Abhijit Bhaduri & Associates
5.20 pm – 5.30 pm
Jury introduction of Hot 50
 
5.30 pm– 5.45 pm
Hot 50
Unveiling the Hot 50 – Medium enterprise
5.45 pm – 6.00pm
Hot 50
Unveiling The Hot 50 –Innovative use of technology
6.00 pm
Networking
 

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Event Partners

Meltwater Category Sponsor
Hindu Business line Media Partners
IRIS Fragrance Partner
Customer Experience Partner
Tata Docomo Logo for Bangalore. Associate Partner
social frontier Associate partner

Brand Summit 2019