CHAIRMAN

  • Hemant Sachdev, Joint Managing Director (Consumer & Online International, India) Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd.


SPEAKERS

  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER
    Prof. David Rogers, Exec. Director, Center on Global Brand Leadership, Columbia Business School
    Topic: "The Network Is Your Customer: 5 Strategies for Brands in a Digital Age"

  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER
    Prof. Jean-Claude Larreche Alfred H. Heineken, Chair in Marketing INSEAD
    Topic: Momentum Marketing : Renewal for Efficient Growth

  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER
    Jody Turner, Founder & Lead Consultant, Culture Of Future. Com
    Topic: TREND ARCHAEOLOGY : BRANDING IN THE NEW BEHAVIOR ECONOMY

  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER
    Melissa Dawn Johnson, President Velvet suite Marketing
    Topic: Brand Me : How to thrive in an era of reinvention

  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER
    Wally Olins CBE, Chairman, Saffron Brand Consultants

  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER
    Gurdeep Singh, COO, Aircel Ltd.

  • Abraham Alapatt, Head-Branding & Corporate Communications, Future General Insurance

  • Abraham Punnoose, Vice President - Global Marketing & Business Development Roamware Inc.

  • Aditya Nath Jha, Head - Global Brand and Communications, Infosys

  • Alok Bharadwaj, Senior Vice President, Canon India Pvt. Ltd

  • Alex Morrison, VP-Consumer and Brand Strategy Agencynet

  • Anisha Motwani, Executive Vice President - Marketing & Chief Marketing Officer - New Markets SBU Max newyork Life Insurance Co. Ltd.

  • ANUJ SINGH, National Marketing Head and Station Head – Mumbai Red 93.5 FM

  • Arti Mehta, CMO, The Mobile Store Ltd.

  • Arun Mehra, Chief Marketing Officer, Zapak Digital Entertainment Ltd.

  • Avijit Nanda, President, TimesofMoney

  • Aubrey Ghose, Chief Executive Officer, AIS Brand Lab
    Topic: "BRANDING IN THE NEW WORLD ORDER"

  • Bill Schley, President and Chief Creative Officer, David ID
    Topic: THE MICRO - SCRIPT RULES: HOW IDEAS BREAK THROUGH IN THE HYPER CONNECTED WORLD.

  • Birger Linke, Executive Creative Dir., TBWA

  • C.V.L. Srinivas, DIRECTOR, Times Private Treaties

  • Eric Weaver, Account Director and Digital Strategist, DDB Worldwide
    Topic: BRANDING, TRUST AND THE EMPOWERED CONSUMER

  • Gabriella Salinas, Global Brand Manager, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

  • Gillian Muessig, President & Co Founder, SEOmoz, Inc.

  • Hampton Bridwell, President and Partner, BrandLogic

  • Harmanjit Singh, General Manager, Corporate Affairs Godfrey Phillips India Limited.

  • Harrish Bhatia, Chief Operating Office,r Synergy Media Entertainment Limited.

  • Ishan Raina, CEO, OOH Media

  • Ishwar Jha, CEO Digital Media Convergence Ltd., (DMCL,Essel Group)

  • K. V. Sridhar, National Creative Director, Leo Burnett

  • Marius Ursache, Chief Creative Officer, Grapefruit

  • Nikhil Madhok, VP - Marketing & Communication, NDTV Imagine

  • P. Balaji, Vice President - Marketing & Strategy, Ericsson India Pvt. Ltd.

  • Pradeep Shrivastava, Chief Marketing Officer, Idea Cellular Ltd.

  • Prakash Bagri, Director – Marketing (South Asia), Intel Technologies India Pvt Ltd

  • Prasad Narasimhan, Chief Marketing Officer, Virgin Mobile

  • Prashant Panday, Chief Executive Officer, Radio Mirchi

  • Rahul Sinha, Chief Marketing Officer, Birla SunLife Insurance

  • Rajesh Chakrabarti, Vice President - Branding (Consumer Finance Division), Reliance Capital Ltd.

  • Rajesh Sawhney, President Reliance Entertainment

  • Rama Bijapurkar, Author "Winning in the Indian Market"

  • Rameet Arora, Head Marketing, Colors - Viacom 18

  • Rana Baruah, Executive VP and Country Head (Programming and Marketing), Radio City 91.1FM, Music Broadcast Pvt Ltd

  • Rohan Vaidya, Regional GM – India and South Asia, Infoprint Solutions

  • Sandy Carter, VP-SWG Channels, IBM

  • Sanjay Behl, Group Head-Brand & Marketing, Reliance Communication Ltd.

  • Sanjeev Kotnala, Vice President - Marketing & Communication Dainik Bhaskar Group.

  • Shantanu Bhanja, Vice President – Marketing Hindustan Times.

  • Shashank Nigam, Founder & CEO, Simpliflying
    Topic: "Brand Loyalty 2.0 : How Social Media is Changing the way you build loyalty."

  • Shruti Bajpai, Country Head, HBO

  • Subhrangshu Neogi, Director Brand and Corporate Communications, Religare Enterprises Ltd.

  • Suman Srivastava, CEO, Euro RSCG India

  • Sunil Lulla, Director, Miditech Pvt. Ltd.

  • Tarun Katial, Chief Operating Officer, Big 92.7FM

  • Thatcher Brown, VP-Brand Strategy & Management, Jumeirah Group

  • Vivek Khanna, Business Head, Mint
    Topic: Mint case study "Building a consumer centric brand in recession"



ADVISORY COUNCIL

  • Abdulhameed Abubakar, Brand strategist, Nigeria

  • Adrian Hoon, VP-Asia, Epsilon International

  • Aftab Mahmud Khurshid, Head of Brand Communications & Marketing, The City Bank, Bangladesh

  • Alan Bergstrom, Chief Strategy Officer, Brand Insights LLC

  • Anthony Swart, CEO, The brand Union, Africa

  • Ashish Banerjee, VP-Brand & Communication, Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, PJSC

  • Aubrey Ghose, Chief Executive Officer, AIS Brand Lab

  • Carol Chapman, Principal and Co-Founder, Brand Ascension Group

  • Charith De Chickera, Chief Operating Officer, Starcom Worldwide Sri Lanka

  • Christine IP, CEO – China, ANZ

  • Cleopatra Veloutsou, Sr. lecturer in Marketing, University of Glasgow

  • Dan Mikkin, Partner & Brand Designer, Brand Manuel

  • Derek Turner Smith, CEO, JWT International

  • Donovan Neale-May, Executive Director, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council

  • Elvin Tan, Country manager-Singapore, Pixel Media

  • Francis Dadzie, Executive Director, Advertising association of Ghana

  • Gary Lipkowitz, COO, Wego.com

  • Grant Watts, CEO, DMS Group

  • Geeta Sethi, Country Manager-APAC Pinstorm Technologies

  • George Hodek, CEO, Isifa Image Services s.r.o

  • George Saad, Head of Commercial KV (Dubai Knowledge Village)

  • Giovanni Di Noto

  • Glen J. Barry, Creative Director – IdeaWorks, Head - Brand Experience

  • Prof. Glyn Atwal ESC Rennes, School of Business

  • Himanshu Vashishtha, Director, Nielsen Consumer Research (Middle East North Africa and Pakistan) The Nielsen Company

  • Hsu William, Vice President - News Advertising Sales (Asia Pacific), Turner International

  • Itai Talmi, Founder-Manager, Memphis Consultancy Corporate brand strategy.

  • James Ngomeli, Marketing Officer & Brand Management KPLC-Kenya

  • Jane Kneebone, Director - Corporate Affairs & Communications Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

  • Jeanne Lim, Director of Marketing (Asia Pacific), Tandberg Visual Communication Co Ltd

  • Jordan Khoo, Managing Director (South East Asia), Eyeblaster (SEA)

  • Josh Black, Glue Agency

  • Kevin Thieneman, President - Caterpillar Asia Chairman - Caterpillar India

  • Khalid Hadi, Group Brand and Marketing Manager, Emirates National Oil Company Limited (ENOC) LLC

  • Kim Diamond, Bazaaarvoice

  • Dr. Kishore Gopalakrishna Pillai, Dept of Marketing Leeds University Business School

  • Kosala Wickramanayake, President Federation of Chambers of Commerce & Industry of Srilanka

  • Laura Patterson, author, co-founder and president VisionEdge Marketing, Inc.

  • Lisa Watson, Managing Director, Ibis Intelligence Services Chairman, Direct Marketing Association of Singapore

  • Llew Claasen, VP-Online Marketing and Products Clickatell

  • Mario D'Amico, Senior Vice-President of Marketing Cirque du soleil

  • Mark Laudi, MD, Hong Bao Media

  • Mark Stinson, President, Stinson Brand Innovation

  • Mark Wing, MD and Principle, Consultant Marques of Excellence

  • Dr. Michel Phan, Professor of Marketing, LVMH Chaired Professor and Academic Director of Mastercard-ESSEC Luxury Brand Management Executive Program, ESSEC Business School Paris

  • Nick Cross, Proprietor-The Game Plan

  • Nicolas Colinos, Deputy Sales Director, Eurosport Asia Limited

  • Nnamdi Ndu, Managing Director, Chini Productions

  • Nomahlubi V Simamane, CEO, Zanusi

  • Pam Bryson, Vice President – Marketing MAF Shopping Malls-UAE

  • Pamela Yap, Director of Digital Sales & Ad Operations, Digital Five Sdn. Bhd.

  • Patrick Collings, Founding Partner, Sagacite Brand Agency

  • Pei Hua Lin, Asst. Vice-President (Marketing & Communications), TANGS

  • R Seetharaman, Dy., CEO, Doha Bank

  • Randall Hensley, CEO, Industrie Brand Partners

  • Ravin S. Lama, Managing Director, International Media Network Nepal Pvt.Ltd (The Himalayan Times)

  • Reginald D Laryea, Managing Director, MMRS Ogilvy Ghana

  • Rhett Lego, CEO, The Conjoint Marketing Group

  • Richard Ettenson, Associate Professor and Keickhefer Fellow of Global Marketing and Brand Strategy, Global Business Faculty The Thunderbird School of Global Management.

  • Rob Corwin, Creative Consultant

  • Robbie Hills, CEO, Asia Pacific GroupM Search

  • Robert Campbell, Managing Partner / Creative Strategist Sunshine

  • Robin Parker, Managing Director, Bizcommunity.com

  • Rohan Fernando, Head-Plantations and Business Development Aitken Spence

  • Rohit Dadwal, Managing Director - Asia Pacific Mobile Marketing Associationa

  • RTS Masli, Strategy Advertising PT Strategy Komunindo

  • Sandy Agarwal, Director, Head Nokia Interactive Asia Pacific

  • Sanjay Lal, Managing Director, ASSETZ FZC

  • Sarmad A. Ali, Managing Director, (Marketing and Advertising Sales) Jang Group

  • Sean McCoy, Founder member and Chief Executive, HKLM Group

  • Shakir Moin, Region Manager, Coca-Cola Singapore, Malaysia and Brunei

  • Shafiq Uz Zaman, Managing Director, Coats Bangladesh Ltd.

  • Shauna Li-Roolvink, CEO, Brand Hub Pte. Ltd.

  • Sicco van Gelder, Director, Placebrands

  • Siva Ganeshanandan, Head-APJ Marketing Autonomy Interwoven

  • Stephen Byrne, Director of Strategy Diffusion

  • Staphnie Tang, Director (Marketing, Advertising and Promotions) Yellow Pages-Singapore Ltd.

  • Steven Tan, Regional Marketing Director (Asia Pacific, Japan and Middle East) Aspect Software (Asia Pacific) Pte Ltd

  • Sze-Ki Sim, Head of Marketing – Asia Pacific (Home & Networks Mobility) Motorola Electronics Pte. Ltd.

  • Tamera Kremer, Founder and Chief Strategist Wildfire Strategic Marketing

  • Terry Behan, Founder, The Fearless Executive

  • Teodora Migdalovici, Founder, Migdale Amare

  • Thebeetsile Ikalafeng, Founder, The Brand Leadership Group

  • Thierry Montocchio, Strategic Creative & Managing Director-Circus Advertising Co. Ltd.

  • Thys de Beer, Brand Strategy Navigator, VEGA school of brand innovation

  • Timothy Maurice Webster, President and CEO, Timothy Maurice & Associates

  • Vida Cornelious, VP & Group, Creative Director, Global Hue Advertising

  • Vishnu Mohan, CEO, Havas Media Asia Pacific

  • Dr. Vladimir Evstafiev, President, Publisher IMA Press

  • Prof. Waldemar A. Pfoertsch, Professor Business Marketing, China, Europe International Business School (CEIBS)