Mr. Manohar Parrikar
Union Defence Minister of India
Mr. Laxmikant Parsekar
Chief Minister of Goa
Mr. Mahadev Naik
Industries Minister of Goa
Mr. Niiraj R Shah, Co-National Director of BNI India, is passionate about Business Networking and helps business owners, entrepreneurs and sales teams use referral marketing to boost their visibility, attract new customers and increase their revenue in the most cost effective manner possible. Considered to be India’s #1 Networking expert, he’s also a regular contributor to several business magazines and contributing author to the #1 Wall Street Journal Bestseller, Masters of Success. Through BNI India he has helped over 4300 entrepreneurs generate over US$150 million in business in 2013.
Mr. Ajai Chowdhryis the Founder of HCL and former chairman of HCL Infosystems Ltd.A highly decorated Indian Industry icon, today he is an inspiration for young Indians. He is currently the Chairman-Board of Governors at IIT Patna.AjaiChowdhry is a member of National Manufacturing Competitiveness Council (NMCC), which is an apex body providing advisory inputs for shaping government policy.Along with the prestigious ‘Padma Bhushan’ awardin 2011,he has received numerous other awards namely ‘IT Person of the Year 2007’, ‘Electronics Man of the Year’, and ‘India Innovator of the Year 2010’
Mr. Mahesh 'Mac' Srinivasan, Country Head, BNI, is a highly successful professional with extensive experience as an Executive Director in IT / HR / Staffing Industry, with over 15+ years in Senior Management & Operational roles in global organizations.An exceptional motivational leader with a reputation for recruiting, developing and retaining dependable and high-performing individuals and teams
Mr. Shekhar Mital, Chairman & Managing Director of Goa Shipyard Ltd., has completed BTech from NIT- Surat, MTech from IIT- Kharagpur, and M.Phil in Defence Studies from Naval Defence College- New Delhi. He has worked for over 12 years at IHQ/MoD and is well versed with MoD/shipbuilding/design/repairs procedures. He has also served as CSO (Tech) of the Eastern Naval Command, one of the two operational commands of the Navy with distinction.
Mr. Jose Manuel Noronha is the Chairman of the Programme Advisory and Monitoring Committee, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. He is also the Chairman of Goa State Pollution Control Board and CEO at CIBA- Goa. He has been trained at University of Texas- Austin at their IC2 Institute in September 2010 in Business Incubation, a program organized by the Indo US Science and Technology Forum.
Mr. Z. Mohamed Nassar, International Corporate/Business Trainer, is the Co-Founder and Director of E2E - Excite Marketing and Training services India Pvt Ltd who provides corporate training and business consulting. He has assisted over 150 clients in different industries on a global basis. Mr.Nassar holds masters in Foreign trade, Masters in Business administration, Post graduate diploma in Advertising, Post graduate diploma in Instructional Design and Consultancy management from IIM-B.
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS
Mr. Shekhar Sardessai
Promoter of Kineco Group and President GSIA
Mr. Parag Joshi
Promoter of Jutex Group and Chairman -CII-Goa
Mr. Atul Pai Kane
Promoter of Pai Kane Group & Entrepreneurship, Goa
Mr. Narayan Bandekar
Industrialist and President of GCCI