Workplace Trends: People, Place, Performance – Powered by Technology

Friday 15 November 2019, 09:30 – 18:30, + Drinks Social
Hyatt Regency, New Delhi, #WTIndia

We’re delighted to be bringing our conference to the vibrancy of India this November! With speakers from the US, UK, and of course India itself, we’ll be looking at the up-coming hot topics for the workplace that combined, you can use to create fantastic world-class, sustainable, creative, welcoming, and productive spaces.

 

Join 400+ fellow Decision Makers,Directors, CXOs, CEOs, Human Resource Heads, Design Heads and CTOs in New Delhi on 15th November 2019.

Meet the change makers!

 

Confirmed Industry Leaders:

Speakers

New Project (7)

Nigel Oseland
Director
Workplace Unlimited
Nigel is a workplace strategist, change manager, environmental psychologist, researcher, international speaker and author. He is a co-founder of Workplace Trends Conferences and director of Workplace Unlimited

 


New Project (7)

Jitu Virwani
Chairman and MD
Embassy Group
Being at the helm of affairs since 1993, Mr. Jitu Virwani has led Embassy Group through the most challenging and exciting periods in the history of the real estate industry. He has not only spread the company’s operations across Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune and Coimbatore, but also spearheaded its international operations at Serbia in Eastern Europe and completed projects in Malaysia

 


New Project (7)

Neil Usher
Chief Workplace Officer
GoSpace
With over 25 years in the industry as a property, workplace and change leader, Neil has delivered innovative environments for organisations in a variety of sectors, all over the world including Warner Bros., Honeywell, Rio Tinto and Sky

The Augmented Workplace

 


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Sriram Khattar
Managing Director
Rental Business, DLF Group
Sriram is a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Prior to his association with DLF, he has worked in healthcare, services businesses and corporate finance segment in various leadership roles with blue chip companies like ITC and A.F Ferguson & Co

 


New Project (7)

Nana Oti -Boateng
Digital Transformation Consultant
Vodafone Group
Nana is responsible for identifying how Vodafone services can enable the digital transformation of multinational companies in a mobile-first world in addition to delivering thought leadership and guidance against their business requirements

Future of Work – Technology and communication of the future

 


New Project (7)

Karan Virwani
CWeO
Wework
Karan is a young and dynamic entrepreneur who paved way for the entrance of WeWork, a New York based collaborative workspace giant and the 2nd largest start-up in the world to India, in 2017

Redefining the future workplace

 


New Project (7)

Manit Rastogi
Founding Partner
Morphgenesis
Manit has been known as an architect who consistently pushes the boundaries of sustainable design, Manit lectures extensively globally, and has published several research papers with respect to zero energy buildings

Sustainability in Workplace in today’s context

 


New Project (7)

Dinesh Malkani
Founder & CEO
Smarten Spaces
Dinesh has over 25 years of leadership experience in the technology industry, having been the President of Cisco India & SAARC where he grew the business to over a Billion Dollars and made it the top-performing region for Cisco Worldwide

Modern Workplace – Boosting employee experience and real estate productivity

 


New Project (7)

Sam Sahni
Principal, Strategy
Unispace
Sam has a rich experiene within the consulting and construction industry, his knowledge comes from exposure to a variety of sectors including Finance, FMCG, Real Estate and Engineering. He has also authored a number of organisational white papers and presented at industry conferences

The Campus of the Future

 


New Project (7)

Dean Rikanovic
Principal, Design
Unispace
Dean is an innovative designer with a passion for high-end design. He has practiced across Australia and internationally, working on a number of award-winning projects and 15 years of Professional Experience in the Design Field

The Campus of the Future

 


New Project (7)

Chris Bubb
Deputy Head of Studio
Foster + Partners
Chris has delivered projects in the UK, Europe, US, Middle East and China. Working at a range of scales his projects have covered the fields of education, residential, hospitality, commercial and government

Working With Nature and Culture

 


New Project (7)

Alessandro Ranaldi
Head Workplace Consultancy & Partner
Foster + Partners
Alessandro has more than 25 years’ experience in workplace strategy, real estate and design, he has worked with leadership teams of some of the top Fortune 500 companies to help them create a vision, build ownership of changes to the workplace

Working With Nature and Culture

 

Panelists

 

New Project (7)

Anshul Jain
MD and Country Head, India
Cushman & Wakefield
Anshul has over two decades of experience in Real Estate Consultancy in South East Asia and Europe. At present, he is responsible for driving growth and transformation at Cushman and Wakefield,in India

 


New Project (7)

Amit Grover
Executive Director, Office Business
DLF
Amit is a seasoned Commercial Real Estate professional from last 23 years in key positions at Cushman & Wakefield, Citibank CRE, and is currently working with DLF from last 16 years

 


New Project (7)

Sonali Rastogi
Founding Partner
Morphgenesis
Sonali has been working across a diverse canvas ranging from architecture to urban design, landscape and interior design, Sonali is passionately interested in the materiality and craft in architecture and is deeply invested in the detail of building

 


New Project (7)

Sameer Nayar
Founder & CEO
Buildsupply
Sameer Nayar is an experienced real estate investment and finance professional with a twenty plus year track record across USA, Europe and Asia

 


New Project (7)

Pawan Maini
Country Manager, India
MACE
Pawan has more than 25 years of experience in the construction and infrastructure sector across the globe. For the last 17 years, he has primarily worked for multinational companies operating in the Indian market

 


New Project (7)

Avnish Singh
MD & Country Head, India
Tishman Speyer
Avnish has overall responsibility for Tishman Speyer in India encompassing acquisitions, asset management, design & construction, investor relations and capital raising

 


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Shiv Agarwal
Managing Director
ABC Consultants
Shiv has been leading the organization for the past 12 years with a consistent and undivided focus, resulting in ABC emerging as the largest recruitment services firm in India

 


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Vikramjit Singh
Head HR & Corporate Services
Fung Group
Vikramjit has led HR functions at various leading organisations that primarily involved overall HR Leadership and delivering on HR Strategy linked to Business

 


New Project (7)

Gurjot Bhatia
Managing Director
CBRE
Gurjot has an extensive experience in managing projects at the executive
level for several major multi-national clients.He has serviced more than 500 corporates in his career spanning over 20 years

 


New Project (7)

Kelvin Ashby King
Managing Director
T2 Consulting
Kelvin Ashby-King has been involved in the Audio Visual and Lighting industry throughout his professional career. One of the highlights of his career was being part of the lighting design team for the 1990 Commonwealth Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies

 


New Project (7)

Martand Khosla
Partner
Romi Khosla Design Studio
Martand is deeply involved with the process of construction and the dilemmas of urban India, exploring both continuity and transformation. He regularly contributes to periodicals in India and abroad, including recently serving as a guest editor to Phaidon Architectural Atlas

 


New Project (7)

Renuka Rajagopal
Director, Real Estate and Workplace
VM Ware
Renuka is leading the Real Estate Portfolio and Workplace Operations across multiple locations for VMware India. I lead the VMinclusion India chapter, a workforce diversity promotion initiative of VMware, focused at harnessing the power of human difference

 


New Project (7)

Rohit Rajput
CEO
Max Asset Services
Rohit has over 18 years of experience across a variety of disciplines from engineering, banking , entrepreneurship & consulting .He has served clients across industry sectors in his consulting and entrepreneurial career. Sectors including Industrial goods, consumer goods, consumer electronics. BFS, IT, Fashion, Healthcare, & Media

 


New Project (7)

Sahil Vachani
CEO & Managing Directors
Max Ventures & Industries Limited
Sahil joined the Max Group in 2016 with a focus on creating a powerful Real Estate brand – Max Estates Limited and steering MaxVIL’s other businesses towards growth. In his role at MaxVIL, he has successfully completed key transactions which will have an enduring impact on the Company’s growth journey over the next few years

 


New Project (7)

Yash Gupta
Managing Partner
YG Real Estate
Yash founded YGR in 2018 – a Real Estate (RE) investment, development, technology and advisory plaEorm – returning to his entrepreneurial roots aGer 25 years of leadership roles with Indian and internaKonal corporates, across India, US and Europe

 



Valentin Blanchard
Creative Head
Happy Monday
An eminent French Architect, Valentin started off his career as a Freelancer in Paris and later becoming the Design Head for a design firm in New Delhi, having designed offices for Nissan, Nomura, Chanel, Novotel, BIBA and Amazon.
His designs have been covered by leading press publications like Elle India, Architecture + Design etc. and has been selected amongst the 50 Best Offices in the World by FORBES ITALY.
In 2019, he has joined as a Creative Head for a new design agency: Happy Monday

 



Sumit Arora
Sr. Director & Head, Workplace Strategy & Change Management
CBRE
Sumit heads the Workplace Strategy and Change Management practice for India. He has been with the firm for over 14 years, and has been actively involved in providing strategic advisory services to Corporate Clients on diverse aspects including workplace assessment exercises, mobility / work profiling, space utilization studies, buy vs. lease strategies, optimization of real estate portfolios, location selection advice, change management engagements, etc

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