Manifest Summit 2016 – Day1
Manifest–The Founders Summit aimed to nurture a community of Founders.The festival was a gathering of business founders, created to foster new ideas and inspire actionable results. The objective was to stimulate new initiatives and ventures, build new connections and collaborations, and kindle a community of people who have the desire…
'To make deep rooted local connections what plays the most crucial role are relevant influencers.' @Radhikaaggarwal #Manifest16— Honey Singh (@honeytech) July 29, 2016
#Keynote address2: Ameera Shah, Promoter, Metropolis Healthcare on “Owning the Belief to Innovate.” Ameera discussed the importance of believing in yourself, in your employees, and building a strong culture within the organization, incorporating everyone involved with the organization. She also spoke on the relevance of building a strong employee culture and focus on quality service delivery, which she considers are the two key pillars of a service-based business.Her speech was followed by an enticing conversation with Her speech was followed by an enticing conversation with Syna Dehnugara, Features Editor, CNBC-TV18.
Beefing up with operations to match the marketing, traffic #learning@Radhikaaggarwal#Manifest16pic.twitter.com/XkcnUL3oxH— Moksh Juneja (@mokshjuneja) July 29, 2016
LIVE on #Periscope: @AmeeraShah @MetropolisIndia at @ManifestIndia #Manifest16 @CNBCTV18News @ShereenBhan https://t.co/rl1lfTfwFc— Megha Vishwanath (@MeghaVishwanath) July 29, 2016
.@synadehnugara in conversation with @AmeeraShah about her pillars in the making of @MetropolisIndia! #Manifest16pic.twitter.com/bvfS6HxgYR — Manifest (@ManifestIndia) July 29, 2016Followed by the two keynotes were a panel discussion and the other speaker sessions planned on the agenda. #PowerExchange: Money and Fintech 1 Moderated by Monika Halan, Consulting Editor, Mint; Jimeet Modi, Founder, Indian Trading League; Ajay A Singh, Founder, 5nance.com; Adhil Shetty, Founder, BankBazaar.com; Vinay Mathews, Founder, Faircent.com; Naveen Surya, Founder , ItzCash A Power Exchange, unlike a Panel Discussion, had the moderator asking questions to get the Founders to share their journey, the vision for the sector and aspiration for their enterprise and how their services are making life simpler for the customer through an innovation or disruptive product or service. What is fintech exactly? What is the scope of this upcoming sector? The discussion revolved around these questions and the founders elaborated on the huge potential of fintech and the opportunities it has to offer.
#Special Address: Srikant Sastri, Founder – Crayon Data on “How Big Data is Transforming the World” A serial entrepreneur, Srikant Sastri is the Co-Founder of Crayon Data. He previously co-founded Solutions Integrated which was acquired by the Publicis Groupe. Srikant talked about the growing importance of data and gave his insight on how upcoming startups and established businesses can use data analysis to grow.
The Money and Fintech Panel discussion is underway! Learnings Learnings Learnings @ManifestIndia#Manifest16pic.twitter.com/2hKixtIE5r— Kartik Mago (@kartik_mago) July 29, 2016
"Data is not just numbers anymore" - @srikantsastri #Manifest16— Manifest (@ManifestIndia) July 29, 2016
It's easier to setup systems to collect data when you're starting up,than when u've built momentum @srikantsastri@abhishekaggy#manifest16 — Hemant Gaule (@hemantgaule) July 29, 2016#PowerExchange: Aggregators Power Exchange on Aggregators was moderated by Saurabh Uboweja, Founder, Brands of Desire; with Kanika Tekriwal, Founder, JetSetGo; Aakrit Vaish, Founder, Haptik; Santosh Panda, Founder, Explara; Amit Agarwal, Founder, NoBroker. The panelists shared their experiences on the challenges they faced and how they overcome them in their journey, and gave an insight how their offerings are trying to solve a problem.
4 learnings by @Uboweja Quality of service Innovative marketing Treat startup like a journey Spend time on product Happy players #Manifest16 — Manifest (@ManifestIndia) July 29, 2016
It is impressive to note that .... #PowerExchange: New Media Moderated by Roopak Saluja, Founder & CEO, The 120 Media Collective & Sooperfly with Ayesha Sood, Founder, Jamun Collective; Ritesh Singh, MD, #ARM Worldwide; Dhanya Rajendran, Founder, The News Minute & Jayadevan PK, Founder, Factor Daily. This Panel discussion was quite an interesting with the panelists sharing their insight on the scope in different aspects of media. One of the key topics of the discussion was how content strategy is more pertinent now than ever.
Really impressed by all the women entrepreneurs @manifest16, really crisp communication and business focus #miraihealth#Manifest16— Aditi Hazra Ganju (@AditiGanju) July 29, 2016
Example of velocity time growth @ritzingh was talking about, @teameteas #contentmarketing campaign #Manifest16 pic.twitter.com/vWmEhrrf9P— #ARM Worldwide (@ARMDigital) July 29, 2016
Digital audiences are not binary anymore, content consumers surprise us via @ayeshasood#Manifest16 — aakashganju (@aakashganju) July 29, 2016#Keynote address3: Raghav Bahl, Founder, Quintillion Media on “Revolutionary Thinking in Building an Enterprise” in discussion with Abhinandan Sekhri, Co-Founder, Newslaundry Raghav Behl discussed the media ecosystem in India and also talked about cash flow management.
Discovered intellect can be capitalised, a heady feeling but not to be sold cheap @Raghav_Bahl sound advice! #Manifest16#miraihealth — Aditi Hazra Ganju (@AditiGanju) July 29, 2016#Power Exchange: Improving Health Care Power Exchange on Improving Health Care by Ravi Virmani, Founder, Credihealth with Aakash Ganju, Founder, Miraihealth ; Pawan Gupta, Founder, Curofy; Gauri Angrish, Founder, Coral Care Book; Subhashini Subramaniam, Founder, BabyBerry & Akanksha Kapoor, Founder, Oyehelp. The discussion revolved around the new and upcoming advancements with the mix of Heath care and technology, and the future scope of HealthCare in India.
So many interesting #Startups out here in the healthcare panel at #Manifest16 moderated by @Rxvirmanipic.twitter.com/Pz5A5LHPNl — Hemant Gaule (@hemantgaule) July 29, 2016The highlight of the day was the final speaker session. The encouraging speech by Dr. Arokiaswamy Velumani inspired everyone sitting in the room leaving all with a thought of self-introspection. The audience rose to their feet and gave Dr. Velumani a standing ovation at the end of his speech. #Keynote address4: Arokiaswamy Velumani on “Unleashing the Potential with Focus at the Core” A. Velumani is the promoter and CEO of Thyrocare Technologies. Thyrocare is India's first fully automated diagnostic laboratory with a focus on providing quality at affordable costs to laboratories and hospitals in India and other countries. Arokiaswamy has worked with Bhabha Atomic Research Centre. He is an alumnus of University of Madras and University of Mumbai. Arokiaswamy delivered a splendid speech discussing his personal journey, an expereince through which we can all take out a lot of learnings.
"If can't plan to loose million, you can't make billion" @velumania #Manifest16 @ManifestIndia — Honey Singh (@honeytech) July 29, 2016
And a standing ovation for Mr. @velumania by all the founders! #Manifest16 pic.twitter.com/cDpksa53Rv— Manifest (@ManifestIndia) July 29, 2016
TAKE BLOODY RISK - @velumania #manifest16 — Abhishek Agarwal (@abhishekaggy) July 29, 2016The day ended with a musical performance by the 'Tetseo Sisters' followed by dinner and an open bar.
'The need of the hour for us is to find a space that allows us to be at our very best' @GulPanag #Manifest16 pic.twitter.com/8LBZrbVp4M— Manifest (@ManifestIndia) July 30, 2016