i5 Talks is a quarterly technology talk show organized by Tech Mahindra and Mahindra Satyam that showcases innovative ideas which incite, ignite and inspire people to create a better society by using technology. The idea is to create something similar to TED, but specific to India and Technology. And this is not restricted just to Mahindra – the audience as well as the speakers are drawn from across the industry.
The next edition of i5 Talks is tomorrow (31 January, 2pm-5pm). The theme of this edition is social networking and collaboration. This event is free for anyone to attend. Please contact i5TalksHelpdesk@techmahindra.com to register. The event is at Tech Mahindra’s Hinjewadi corporate office: Plot no 1, Phase III, Hinjewadi.
Here is the description of the event from the website:
i5 Talks is a platform for the innovators and organizations dealing with technology to participate and share ideas. The Talks will draw in the best speakers and demonstrations from customers, partners, employees, scholars and other industry leaders. Theme will revolve around different topics each quarter and will be conducted at various centers of Mahindra Satyam and Tech Mahindra, across the country. Each talk, of around 15 minutes, will also be recorded and made available on the i5 Talks website.
We have 8 speakers from diverse backgrounds who shall each talk to us about their experiences in this area and of that one compelling idea or inspiration that motivated them in this field.
The speakers are:
- Anirban Pal: SME, Emerging Trends & Technologies, MahindraSatyam
- Atul Shah: Founder, Consumyze
- Kiruba Shankar: CEO, Business Blogging Pvt Ltd
- Mandar Tengse: Principal Architect, Oracle
- Rohit Pandarkar: Deputy CTO, CanvasM
- Shashank Srivastava: Manager, WW Industry Marketing, TIBCO
- Suresh Babu: Founder, Web Marketing Academy
- Vineet Jawa: CEO, Gaboli
As indicated earlier, the event is free, it is on Tuesday, 31 Jan, 2pm-5pm, Tech Mahindra, Hinjewadi. Please contact i5TalksHelpdesk@techmahindra.com to register.