Kestone and CL Educate to Present Melting Pot 2020 at Taj Vivanta, Surajkund
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Business Events | November 11, 2016 | News
Kestone Melting Pot 2020 Taj Vivanta Surajkund
Kestone along with CL Educate is organizing a two-day innovation summit Melting Pot 2020 on November 24 and 25 at Taj Vivanta Surajkund, NCR. This is a platform that aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry through innovation in different fields. It brings together top minds from academic institutions, corporates, government bodies, NGOs and edu-promotion societies to a single platform for the core purpose of catalyzing innovation through dialogue and collaboration.
The summit will see a confluence of ideas to drive innovation and catalyze India’s transformation into one of the top 10 Innovative countries of the world. The focus is to identify and discuss in detail key drivers, challenges and game changing solutions that have the potential to pave a roadmap to create an innovation-fuelled global economy powered by break-through research at the institutional and corporate level. The key research areas that will be discussed at the summit will include IoT, FinTech, EdTech, Healthcare, Renewable Energy, Automotive & Material Sciences and Big Data.
Speaking on the initiative, Piyush Gupta, President, Kestone IMS Pvt. Ltd. said, “With almost 2 decades of experience of working with Industry & Academia, we have realized that if we are able to bridge the gap between the two in a manner where the strength of each other can be maximized, India will be one of the strongest economies in the world. While working closely with young minds through our research firm, we are amazed to see the hunger for creating something new that can bring significant change in common man’s life. Our aim is to give direction to this creativity. Through Melting Pot, we intend to take our commitment, a few notches higher by offering a unique dialogue between the daring young innovators from leading universities in India and corporate leaders to encourage innovation and start-up ecosystem.”
Speakers at the summit will include Arun Purohit, Former VP Global Marketing, Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited & Consultant Healthcare; Prof. Sadagopan, Director, IITB; Vinnie Jauhari, Director Education Advocacy, Microsoft; among others.
The Summit on November 24 and 25 aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry through innovation in different fields.