Speakers

 

10.15 AM

Center Stage
GBTA Welcome

Mr. Gaurav Sundaram
President ProKonsul & Regional Director GBTA India

10.30 AM

Center Stage
GBTA Research / Keynote presentation

Mr. Gaurav Sundaram
President ProKonsul & Regional Director GBTA India

11.00 AM 

Center Stage
CXO Roundtable - Generating the Optimal ROI from Business Travel

Moderator: Mr. Gaurav Sundaram
President ProKonsul & Regional Director GBTA India

Mr. Neeraj Dotel
Managing Director, SAP Concur India

Mr. Wolfgang Will
Director South Asia, Lufthansa

Mr. Varun Nayyar
VP – Global Business Services & India Operations, Juniper Networks

 

 

12.15 PM

Education Session (Two concurrent sessions)
 

Air Procurement Focus

Optimizing Your Air contracts

Moderator: Mr. Aneesh Batra 
Director – Global Client Management, American Express Global Business Travel

Mr. C. Gurumurthy 
Manager IDC Operations and APAC Travel, Intuit

Mr. Madhu Mathen
General Manager Sales & Marketing, Air India
Chairperson Steering Committee, Star Alliance India

Mr. Mritunjaya Chandra Mohan  
Regional Travel Manager-Global Procurement, Adobe

Mrs. Sheila Mehra
Senior General Manager, Jet Airways

Mr. Ashok Shanmugam
Travel Operations Manager, Altisource Business Solutions

12.15 PM

Education Session (Two concurrent sessions)
 

Mobility Focus

Managing Workforce Mobility

Moderator: Mr. Gaurav Sundaram
President ProKonsul & Regional Director GBTA India

Mr. Praveen Hebbale
Director, Global Mobility Operations, CGI

Mr. Rohan Kamath
Director Asia - Expat Partners

Mr. John Steve Rao
Director-Global People Movement, Publicis.Sapient

Mr. Brendan Ryan
Managing Director, Operations, Fragomen

2.45 PM

Education Session


Accommodation Focus

Long Stay & Budget corporate accommodation 

Moderator: Mr. Suhail Bhatia 
Director of Sales, Hilton Worldwide Sales - India

Mr. Krishnamoorthy Balasubramaniam
Director of Global Travel Procurement, Cognizant Technology Solutions

Mr. Rajeev Goswami
Co-Founder and CEO, WWStay

Ms. Vinitee Mishra
Global Travel Manager for Utopia Global, Inc.

Ms. Veronique Lescaut 
Vice President - Sales - Asia Pacific, RoomIT by CWT

Mr. Shreenath Shastry
General Manager - Hospitality Services, Wipro Limited

 

4.15 PM

Center Stage
Globalization Focus
Managing Global & Regional Travel programs from India

Moderator: Mr. Gaurav Sundaram
President ProKonsul & Regional Director GBTA India

Mr. Rajdev Bhattacharya
General Manager & Global Head: Travel Services, Wipro Limited

Ms. Jasminder Brishan
Senior Manager - Global Travel and Procurement, Ocwen Financial

Ms. Pooja Deshpande
Senior Director Sales – South Asia, Radisson Hotels

Ms. Kala Rayaprolu
Global Travel Manager, Akzo Nobel Limited

Mr. Vishal Sinha
CEO, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, India

 

5.15 PM

Center Stage
Technology & Process Re-engineering Focus Challenging the Status Quo: Technology and Processes

Moderator: Mr. Gaurav Sundaram
President ProKonsul & Regional Director GBTA India

Mr. Faiz Alam Ansari
Complex General Manager, Sheraton Grand Whitefield & Aloft Bengaluru

Ms. Geetha Arekal
Head - Mobility Services Supply Chain Management, Siemens Ltd.

Major Aditi Mohan
Ex-Army Service Corps
Fidelity National Financial

Mr. Mritunjaya Chandra Mohan
Regional Travel Manager-Global Procurement, Adobe

Ms. Reshma Prasad
Country Manager – Travel Services, HSBC

Ms. Deepika Rao
MD & CEO, Roots Corporation Ltd. Ginger Hotels – A Tata Enterprise