The IITBAA Pune chapter has been having networking functions at regular intervals to foster interactions between alumni of IITB & also amongst other IIT’s & IIM’s in Pune. The purpose is facilitating serendipity through people interaction.
Cost: Rs 300/- per person
5.30-6.30 Q&A with Nitin Gupta by Amit Paranjape & Navin Kabra
6.30-7.30 Other speakers – There will be 3 who will give a short introduction
Girish Degaonkar of Bhau Institute a Incubation center
Dr Premnath of Venture Centre a Incubation center
Gireendra Kasmalkar of Pune’s first VC fund, Alacrity India
7.30-8.00 Snacks & open networking
There will be a Q&A with Nitin Gupta the Founder and CEO of FlytBase, Inc. (http://flytbase.com), headquartered in Silicon Valley, USA, with R&D office at BHAU Institute, Pune. FlytBase is building the world’s first Internet of Drones (IoD) platform to help drone integrators and operators scale their commercial drone operations. Nitin is a 2004 graduate from IIT Bombay and he received his Masters from University of Maryland, College Park, USA. He has over 15 years of experience in the automation and aerial robotics industry. FlytBase was a recipient of TiE50 award at TiEcon Silicon Valley in 2017, and was a part of Cisco’s Launchpad Accelerator. FlytBase is working closely with customers in over 30 countries, to build next-generation, smart, connected commercial drones.
Some other IITAA & IIMAA in Pune will be joint partners in the function to ensure more alumni from their institutes participate. The function is open for alumni from all IIT’s & IIM’s. Every alumnus can also bring one other person who is interested in networking (need not be IIT alum).
The charge is Rs 300 per head. The list of registered alumni will be available to the attendees after the event.