Confianza Integrated Communications (P) Ltd. hosted the BFSI India Conclave on the 14th & 15th May 2015 at the Holiday Inn Resorts, Goa. The event saw a gathering of over 40 plus decision makers of the Indian BFSI sector along with some of the most prestigious organizations as partners of the event namely Xerox as Platinum Partner, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. as the Gold Partner, CtrlS as the Keynote Partner, Cigniti as the Bronze Partner and f5 Networks as the supporting partner.
The event began with an opening keynote presented by Ashish Agarwal, Vice President – IT, Max Life Insurance addressing the issue of eroding customer trust and satisfaction followed by a keynote by Vishal Awal, Executive Director – Services, Xerox South Asia on Digital Alternative – Reshaping the BFSI landscape. Panel discussions were held on the topic Transitioning and transforming from physical to digital content, Mobile Banking vs. Online Banking, Which poses a higher security and privacy risk and Digital transformation in BFSI to enable high quality customer self service. Ajit Pillai, Sales Director for Enterprise Accounts, Check Point Software Technologies presented a talk on Beyond The Cyber Security Headlines while Anil Nama, CIO, CTRLS spoke about Datacenter and Managed services in Banking. Sushant Dwivedi, Client Managing Director & RSM, Xerox & Sandeep Dhanoa, Associate Director, Technology & Channels Xerox also conducted a workshop on the theme of The Next-Gen Banker’s desk.
“A well conducted event , we spent quality time with the participants . As committed by the organizers we did achieve the desired objective. All the best & a great show !!!” said Ajit Pillai.
Sai Chintala, Senior Vice President at Cigniti Technologies Ltd. said “I had an opportunity to participate in the BFSI India Conclave at the Holiday Inn Resort, Goa. I met with several senior IT executives from the Indian BFSI Industry, and most importantly delivered a lightning talk on the topic of QA initiatives that are needed for Digital Success of BFSI industry. I had the fantastic opportunity to interact with many senior executives of India’s leading BFSI Industry. It was also great to learn the emerging trends in the industry, and the challenges that need to get addressed. I also had a chance to experience one of the finest beaches (and cuisine too) in India, thanks to the awesome event location”.
Ashwin Khorana, CTO, Kotak Mahindra Bank was quoted “The event was well managed with interesting topics and a good representation at senior level from the industry” while Chandrakant Kamath, VP –IT, Barclays Bank India said “ The event was a good mix of business with pleasure. The atmosphere was very relaxed and informal”.
Mithun Shetty, Director, Confianza Integrated Communications said “The event was very well received both by our partners and our esteemed delegates. We are now looking forward to our next event The IoT India Conclave(IOTIC) that will take place on the 24th & 25th of September this year. Considering the population of India and the number of devices owned by this population, it only makes sense to leverage this growing network of people and machines. The IOTIC will bring together resources, industry experts and technology to enable businesses to redesign their business models and strategies.”
Confianza Integrated Communications (P) Ltd. is an international service provider of business forums, corporate events, B2B conferences and corporate trainings. More information on the organizers and IOTIC can be found at www.confianzaglobal.com .