Moderated by Avinash Kaushik, Founder, Revvx Hardware/IOT Accelerator
Panelists: Sumit Laad, Country Head, Amazon Launchpad
Zainul Charbiwala, founder & CTO, Tricog Health
Deboprio Ghosh, Founder & CEO, Rewango
Bahubali Shete, Founder & CEO, IOTPOT
New innovations and technical capabilities will continue to transform the retail experience, from mobile to personalization to bringing artificial intelligence and augmented reality out of the future and into the present.Retail vertical is getting smarter with IoT integration to bring e-commerce style shopper analytics to brick-and mortar, focusing entirely on optimizing the shopper experience. Catch Industry experts sharing their views on What the future of retail looks like?
Avinash Kaushik is the Founder & CEO of Revvx Hardware/IOT Accelerator ( www.revvx.com) with access to Manufacturing factories in China/Taiwan, Distributors and Retail Buyers in US/Asia and Innovation labs of Fortune 500 Corporates. Avinash also runs an Experiential Retail store ‘Airflash’ that showcases Electronics gadgets from Makers and Brands. (www.airflash.co). Avinash is an Advisor at several International Accelerators and VC Firms such as Italy based Foodtech Accelerator, Lisbon based Portugal Ventures, N15 Korean Accelerator and US based Innoventure Partners. As a Go-To Market Specialist for innovative product companies to enter new markets or explore distribution and Retail, Avinash is passionate about disruptive innovations especially in the Smart Hardware / Connected Things space. He is an expert in driving commercialization of Innovation and access to market for disruptive technologies in Consumer Electronics, IOT, Wearables, AR/VR, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, M2M, Synthetic Biology, IOT, Blockchain etc by pairing products with the channels that popularize them.
Sumit is the Program leader for Amazon from the past 1year 5 months. Before Amazon, he has worked with Snapdeal as a Category head and Director of MArketing for 3 years. He holds a bachelor in Technology in Electrical Engineering from IIT-Bombay and PGP in Management from IIM Ahemedabad. He has also worked on an independent consulting assignment in a team of 4, on making recycling of TetraPak cartons, both from a financial and supply chain POV
Zainul is the founder and CTO of Tricog Health. Prior to Tricog he was involved in Research and Development in IBM.
He holds a PhD from University Of California, Los Angeles and he has done his Mtech in EE from IIT Bombay. His areas of interests include Network Embedded Systems, Signal Processing, Machine learning, Energy efficiency Specialties, Computer Networking, Signal Processing and Compressed Sensing.
Deboprio is the founder of Rewango and the co-founder of SustAnalyze. Previously he was the Adviser for Technology and Internet Stratergy at Zaplist. He believes in spending all his working time with ideas that interests him.
A serial entrepreneur with successful IOT Startup exit and Technocrat with >28 years of experience across industry domains, an IOT entrepreneur with successful exits (Connovate – first hardware IOT startup to be acquired in India). Now disrupting the way we cook with Internet of Kitchen Things! @IOT Pot we make cooking safe, smart and simple.
Has been a Founder, CEO, CTO, Technology Head and many more executive leadership executive and lead multiple business and products developments across domains.
Bahubali’s ambition is to lead innovative products from India for the global market at highest quality that transforms life experiences.
A Passionate IOT product and business evangelist. He is the founder of Connovate Technology Private Limited and conceptualized and lead India’s most successful crowd funding campaign for gecko tag.