Speaker Bio:  

Mr. Alok Chaturvedi
COO & Publisher, SiliconIndia.com, SiliconIndia
Alok Chaturvedi, 39 years, is the Chief Operating Officer of SiliconIndia.com. He has over 15 years experience in management, sales and finance. He is having Bachelor Degree & also Degree in Chartered Accountant. Alok was country head of SiliconIndia US from 1999 to 2008 & had set up the India office and managed all operations and sales from India for US company. He also served as publisher of SmartTechie magazine for 5 years, which was one of the widest circulating magazines amongst the techies in India. Since 2008, as founding employee of SiliconIndia.com, Alok oversees the operations and finance of the company. He is also responsible for driving sales for online. His strong leadership and motivational skills in training over 150 sales people has resulted in superior individual and group performance. Under his leadership, the sales of the organization grew year-on-year revenue by 40 percent contributed by the newly introduced online products. His effort has brought the company to being profitable & cash flow positive and has made it ready for expansion. A down-to-earth person, Alok has a passion for building up teams to do all the functions of company.Alok is no doubt a people&rsquot;s manager and he believes that the team plays a crucial role in the success of an organization.
Mr.Virupakshi Pattar
VP-Sales & Marketing, SiliconIndia
A dynamic and result oriented professional with 14years of extensive experience in sales, branding, product marketing, & marketing excellence with profit accountability. Demonstrated abilities in communication; image building; brand positioning; Demand Generation; media planning; cultivating and managing client/customer relationships. An Out-Of-The-Box thinker with skills in devising effective strategies for escalating sales turnovers in highly competitive market environments. Insightful experience across, Product Knowledge, Expertise across strong business acumen with skills to drive new business through conceptualizing Product strategies etc. Exceptionally well organized with a track record that demonstrates self motivation, creativity, and initiative to achieve both personal & corporate.
Mr. Satish B.N
Executive Director- South India, Knight Frank (India) Pvt Ltd
Satish has over 21 years of experience in the real estate, tenant representation, structuring lease acquisitions and disposals servicing the expansion, relocation and consolidation across commercial, residential and industrial sectors. Prior to joining Knight Frank, Satish worked with DTZ International Property Advisors as Co-Head – Occupational and Development Markets, India and CB Richard Ellis responsible for advising IT/ITes clients on their real estate requirement and portfolio in Southern cities. He has successfully advised numerous Indian and overseas corporate clients on their entry, expansion and consolidation strategies for the Indian subcontinent. At Knight Frank, he is currently responsible for expanding and managing operations of all Business Lines, enhancing brand image for South India & leading to make the firm the best and largest property consultancy in India.He not only carries a vast Clientele/Developer Portfolio but also has a strong and respectable reputation in South India. Satish has advised and managed real estate portfolios for well-known brands such as Intel, Hewlett Packard, Barclays, American Express, Linkedin, Cadence Design Systems, Juniper Networks, McAfee and SAP, to name a few.
Mr. Divya Srinath
Professor & Head of Civil Engineering Department, , Don Bosco Institute
has experience of 31 years in teaching BE students. And has guided final year Civil Engineering Students in 30 project works like Analysis & Design of Multistory Buildings using Structural Design packages, also guided pre final year Civil Engineering Students in 25 Survey Camp Projects. His interests are in application of Industry oriented packages like REVIT, 3D STUDIO MAX, AUTO PLOTTER, BRIDGE DESIGN PACKAGES, HIGHWAYS DESIGN PACKAGES etc.