Chair Advisory - India m2m + iot Forum, Director – Standardization, Policy and Regulation, Seconded European Standardization Expert in India (SESEI)
Co-Chair Advisory - India m2m + iot Forum, Dhananjaya Chair Professor & Head, Department of Management Studies, IIT Delhi
Dr B.M. Baveja holds a B.Tech Electrical degree from IIT Delhi and two post graduate degrees from England, one in
Principal Advisor - India m2m + iot Forum, Scientist G & Group Coordinator, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Dr B.M. Baveja holds a B.Tech Electrical degree from IIT Delhi and two post graduate degrees from England, one in Electrical Engineering from London University and another in Public Management from Birmingham University, UK. Dr. Baveja has a Doctorate (PhD) degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Hyderabad. Dr Baveja has about 30 years of experience of managing technology, policy, promotional and infrastructure requirements of the country in Information Communication Technologies and Electronics during his tenure with Government of India, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY).
First Advisory Group Meeting 23 August 2019, New Delhi, India
Founder and MD, Beyond Evolution Tech Solutions Private Limited (BETS)
Advisor, Telecom Standards Development Society, India (TSDSI)
I have 25+ years of experience in Management Consulting, IT Led Business Transformations, Enterprise Solution Sales and Professional Services across
Managing Director - India & Southeast Asia, IoT BU, Cisco
I have 25+ years of experience in Management Consulting, IT Led Business Transformations, Enterprise Solution Sales and Professional Services across Telecom, Media, Utilities, Consumer Products, Retail and Manufacturing industries. I helped launch multiple new businesses, most notable being in the areas of - IoT, Mobile Wallet and Smart Cities.
Companies Represented: Senior Leadership Positions in Reliance Group, Accenture, IBM, SAP, Amdocs and Fujitsu-ICIM.
Specialties: IT Enabled Business Transformation, Digital / IoT Technology Solutions, Large Systems Integration Projects, New Business Launch.
Mangement Consultant, CIO Advisories
Principal, Lumis Partners
Co-Founder, Gaia Smart Cities
Co–Founder & CPO, Flutura Decision Sciences & Analytics
Co-founder and CEO, NIRAMAI
Director, National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA)
EU Strategic Liaison Manager Telecommunications Software and Systems Group, Waterford Institute of Technology
Kalyan Sivasailam is the CEO of 5C Network. Kalyan started 5C Network when one of this colleagues was admitted into
CEO, 5C Network
Kalyan Sivasailam is the CEO of 5C Network. Kalyan started 5C Network when one of this colleagues was admitted into a hospital in Bangalore and the MRI scan report took 2 days to come.
IoT & Telematics Strategy Consultant
First Counsellor – ICT, Delegation of the European Union to India
Manish is a Co-founder of LIQVID (funded by Soft Bank & Gray Matters Capital) - a successful Edtech firm and
Co-founder LIQVID; Partner (Strg.) - EDUGILD; Advisor- CSF, NSDC & Ashoka Univ; Partner & investor - Augtraveler
Manish is a Co-founder of LIQVID (funded by Soft Bank & Gray Matters Capital) - a successful Edtech firm and has been educated at IIT Delhi. He has over 23 years of experience in the elearning - Edtech industry.
He is also a Partner (Strg.) to EDUGUILD - an Edtech accelerator and is working towards nurturing - supporting the Edtech startups ecosystem in India.
Senior Vice President - IT, Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System Limited (DIMTS)
Mentor & Principal Design Architect, Narnix Technolab Private Limited, Panel on Smart Infrastructure, Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)
Technical Director, All India Institute of Local Self Government
Executive Director, Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC)
Reji is the President of India Smart Grid Forum (www.indiasmartgrid.org) since its inception in 2011 and also the Chairman of
President, India Smart Grid Forum
Reji is the President of India Smart Grid Forum (www.indiasmartgrid.org) since its inception in 2011 and also the Chairman of Global Smart Grid Federation. He is an internationally renowned expert with over three decades of experience in the electricity sector in diverse functions covering the entire value chain and across continents. He is spearheading a mission to leverage technology to transform the electric grid in India and light every home at affordable cost through sustainable developmental models. Reji played the pivotal role in formulation of the Smart Grid Vision & Roadmapfor India (August 2013)andthe launch of a National Smart Grid Mission (March 2015) by Government of India, issue of Model Smart GridRegulations (June 2015) by Forum of Regulators; and issue of Standards for Smart Meters (IS 16444 -2015 and IS 15959 Part 2) by Bureau of Indian Standards. He is presently advocating for a “Right to Electricity Act” that will ensure lifeline supply of electricity to all citizens in the country. His current areas of research include: WiFi as Last Mile Connectivity Solution for Smart Metering, Smart Gridsas Anchor Infrastructure for Smart Cities, Development of Smart City Maturity Model, Grid Interactive Buildings and Campuses (Smart Microgridsthat can participate in evolving transactive energy market), Future of Transportation; and Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Standards and Policies for India.