India Business Forum 2017 presents

"India - Beacon of Growth​"

28th April 2017, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (LBS Campus), Regent's Park, London, NW1 4RG

India Business Forum is the annual flagship conference of the LBS India Club.

The theme for IBF 2017, “India -  Beacon of Growth” will focus on India's unique development and progress in comparison to the world. With India’s growth projected at almost 7%, IBF 2017 will focus on outperforming sectors in the country. More specifically, the factors that have played a key role in their growth story and the challenges that lie ahead. IBF will bring together a host of different voices drawing from both large business and startups across varied industries, to provide a holistic view of the changing landscape of Indian business, and its promising future.


Hon'ble High Commissioner of India
Dean - London Business School
Member - House of Lords
Co Founder - Motilal Oswal Financial Services
Founder & Chairman - Thyrocare Technologies
Founder - Symphony Ltd
Head - Uber Eats (EMEA)
CEO - ZoomCar
Executive Director - Forest Essentials
Founder & Managing Director - RAW Pressery
Chief Executive - EXIM Bank
Professor of Entrepreneurship - London Business School
Professor of Marketing - London Business School

Conference Agenda

Registration; Tea & Coffee
09:00  to  09:30
Opening Remarks by Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean, LBS
09:30  to  09:45
Address by Y.K. Sinha, Hon'ble High Commissioner of India
09:45  to  10:10
Address by Usha Prashar, Member of House of Lords
10:10  to  10:25
Keynote Address by Achal Bakeri (Symphony Ltd)
10:30  to  11:15
Startup India Panel - Outside Looking in: Greg Moran (Zoomcar) & Jambu Palaniappan (Uber Eats); Moderated by Prof. John Mullins (LBS)
11:15  to  12:15
Indian Lunch
12:15  to  13:15
Challenger Brands India Panel: Sam Bedi (Forest Essentials) & Anuj Rakyan (RAW Pressery); Moderated by Prof. Rajesh Chandy (LBS)
13:15  to  14:15
Keynote Address by Dr. A Velumani (Thyrocare)
14:15  to  15:00
Tea & Coffee break
15:00  to  15:15
Charity Partner Pratham Presentation: Deepak Khilnani
15:15  to  15:30
Charity Partner Akshaya Patra Presentation
15:30  to  15:45
Keynote Address by Raamdeo Agrawal (Motilal Oswal)
15:45  to  16:30
Closing Remarks
16:30  to  17:00
Networking Drinks
17:00  to  18:00


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RCOG, 27, Sussex Place, Regent’s Park, London, NW1 4RG

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Arun Venkatachalam, LBS MBA 2017

London Business School

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Starts: 09:00 AM

Ends: 06:00 PM

RCOG (LBS Campus) Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, Marylebone, London NW1, UK
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