Thursday, December 09, 2010

Ferose V. R. - Topics of videos

Ferose V. R.

http://bit.ly/F4TFeroseVR

 

1 of 11 - Forcing innovation happen by pushing to the extremes

2 of 11 - What is innovation

3 of 11 - Innovation cannot be overly driven by metrics

4 of 11 - Creating a culture of innovation

5 of 11 - Don't expect everybody to come up with bright ideas

6 of 11 - Market opportunities in India offer innovation possibilities

7 of 11 - Customer engagement in the innovation process

8 of 11 - Solutions will have to be best-of-breed with integration capability

9 of 11 - Real innovative products will have to be ahead of time

10 of 11 - Bringing innovation to the eco-system through social causes

11 of 11 - Computer labs that bring in assets from multiple sources

 

Ferose V. R., Managing Director, SAP Labs India Pvt Ltd, Bangalore (www.saplabs.co.in)

Shyamakrishna Kattepur - Topics of videos

Shyamakrishna Kattepur

http://bit.ly/F4TShyamSAP

 

1 of 4 - On the IDDC group

2 of 4 - About the activities in the Bangalore centre

3 of 4 - Global operations

4 of 4 - What makes innovation possible

 

Shyamakrishna Kattepur, Vice President, Engineering, IDDC, SAP Labs India Pvt Ltd, Bangalore (www.saplabs.co.in)

Monday, December 06, 2010

Gurcharan Das - Topics of videos

Gurcharan Das

http://bit.ly/F4TGurcharanDas

 

1 of 8 - China is rising because of the State, India is rising despite the State

2 of 8 - I expect Census to show population growth to be 1.5 per cent

3 of 8 - Story of how I got my name

4 of 8 - Krishna's message to Arjun interpreted for entrepreneurs

5 of 8 - Remembering Kamble, a temporary security guard

6 of 8 - Every person in the organisation is a HRD manager

7 of 8 - I act because I must -- Yudhisthira

8 of 8 - Market is actually moral, it gives out signals quickly

 

Gurcharan Das, Author (http://gurcharandas.org/)

Arun Natarajan - Topics of videos

Arun Natarajan

http://bit.ly/F4TArunNatarajan

 

1 of 3 - Great time to raise funds, sell companies or get into partnerships

2 of 3 - IT is no longer the only game in town

3 of 3 - Good business vs scalable business

 

Arun Natarajan, Venture Intelligence, Chennai (www.ventureintelligence.in)

S. Senthilnathan - Topics of videos

S. Senthilnathan

http://bit.ly/F4TSenthilExpo

 

1 of 2 - Growth of enterprise by organising logistics to address fundamental issues

2 of 2 - Needs of logistics that merit attention

 

S. Senthilnathan, Managing Director, Expo Freight Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.expofreight.com)

Sunday, December 05, 2010

Benedict Gnaniah - Topics of videos

Benedict Gnaniah

http://bit.ly/F4TBenedictG

 

1 of 2 - On teaching children with learning difficulties

2 of 2 - Experience of working with children in a dump-yard, and HIV positive children

 

Benedict Gnaniah, Learning Consultant, Chennai (http://twitter.com/benedictgnaniah)

Sunday, November 28, 2010

Venkata Subramanian - Topics of videos

Venkata Subramanian

http://bit.ly/F4TeFarm

 

1 of 3 - Story of the enterprise

2 of 3 - Evolving solutions in eFarm

3 of 3 - Revenue model of eFarm

 

Venkata Subramanian, Founder and Managing Director, eFarm, Chennai (www.efarm.in)

Sunday, November 21, 2010

G. Ramaswamy-November 2010 - Topics of videos

G. Ramaswamy

http://bit.ly/F4TICAITop

 

1 of 6 - Areas that need the focus of the ICAI members

2 of 6 - On quality review of CAs, and work of FRRB

3 of 6 - Growing transparency in ICAI governance

4 of 6 - More than 6000 queries answered through e-helpline

5 of 6 - Details that may be collected from CA firms

6 of 6 - Skill-based database about CA firms required

 

G. Ramaswamy, Vice President, ICAI (www.icai.org)

V. R. Govindarajan - Topics of videos

V. R. Govindarajan

http://bit.ly/F4TPerfios

 

1 of 18 - How do people manage their personal finance

2 of 18 - Aim to provide a 360-degree view of finance to individuals

3 of 18 - Insights and suggestions on personal finance through analytics

4 of 18 - Relevance to CAs and independent financial advisors

5 of 18 - Complete personal finance life-cycle can be managed

6 of 18 - Multiple finance accounts to cater to family needs

7 of 18 - Base version of the product will be free

8 of 18 - Statement upload to add data

9 of 18 - Financial planners will be part of the ecosystem

10 of 18 - PLY comparison of risk profile and investment decisions

11 of 18 - Current user base and projections for the near term

12 of 18 - Corporates that are actively using the product

13 of 18 - Personal finance solutions that are in the US market, and portals in India

14 of 18 - Focus on India market

15 of 18 - On offering the product on mobile platform

16 of 18 - About the naming of the enterprise

17 of 18 - Is the product relevant to SMBs too

18 of 18 - Standard financial formats required for customer reports

 

V. R. Govindarajan, Director, Perfios Software Solutions Pvt Ltd, Bangalore (www.perfios.com)

Monday, November 15, 2010

Gujarat roadshow - Topics of videos

Gujarat roadshow

http://bit.ly/F4TGujarat


T. T. Ashok

http://bit.ly/F4TTTAshok

1 of 6 - Perception of favourable business environment

2 of 6 - Missionary zeal of the state administration

3 of 6 - Reminiscing an earlier industry interaction with the CM

4 of 6 - Industry body has been working with Gujarat over the years

5 of 6 - How sustainability is ensured by institutionalising policies

6 of 6 - Every state has its own model of growth

 

Vibrant Gujarat 2011 Film

http://bit.ly/F4TVG2011

1 of 2 - Strategic location for maritime trade

2 of 2 - Benchmark in quality living

 

A. K. Joti

http://bit.ly/F4TAKJoti

1 of 2 - Tracing the growth of Vibrant Gujarat event

2 of 2 - Knowledge-sharing opportunities in the forthcoming event

 

M. Sahu

http://bit.ly/F4TMSahu

1 of 12 - Power-surplus state now

2 of 12 - Wide gas grid and plans for expansion

3 of 12 - Ready-to-employ human resources

4 of 12 - Policy-driven administration

5 of 12 - Investment regions in the state

6 of 12 - On impact of Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor-DMIC

7 of 12 - Recession was a time to test us

8 of 12 - Implementation of projects

9 of 12 - Pre-summit sectoral seminars

10 of 12 - Contextual topics for discussion panels

11 of 12 - Conclaves and round-tables at summit

12 of 12 - SME Convention during the summit

 

Narendra Modi

http://bit.ly/F4TNarendraModi

1 of 25 - Traditional barriers breaking down in globalisation

2 of 25 - Visit Gujarat and be our guest during the summit

3 of 25 - Scope of the event being expanded by inviting other states

4 of 25 - Holistic approach to development

5 of 25 - Only state to supply 24-hour electricity to all villages

6 of 25 - Best industrial infrastructure in the state

7 of 25 - Emerging as a new auto and transportation hub

8 of 25 - SIRs will be global hubs of economic activity

9 of 25 - UN Public Service award for transparency, accountability, responsiveness

10 of 25 - Re-engineering procedures, redefining priorities

11 of 25 - Will be there to make your dreams come true

12 of 25 - Importance of SMEs in the state

13 of 25 - Development is a mass movement, not just government agenda

14 of 25 - My whole team is here, and you can get decision before 4 pm

15 of 25 - Educational opportunities in the state

16 of 25 - First state to start a children university

17 of 25 - Begin with mapping to improve human resources

18 of 25 - Tourism and entertainment potential

19 of 25 - E-learning in Gujarat

20 of 25 - Fishermen benefit from satellite information about catch

21 of 25 - Innovation Commission in the state

22 of 25 - Question about textile industry

23 of 25 - Residential housing near Nano project

24 of 25 - Quality of education at primary level

25 of 25 - Be a part of country's development

 

B. B. Swain

http://bit.ly/F4TBBSwain

Vote of thanks

 

S. Giridharan

http://bit.ly/F4TGiridharan

1 of 3 - Plans for expansion of operations in Gujarat

2 of 3 - Scope for participation in vocational training

3 of 3 - Vidhyadhana school of excellence

 

S. Viswanathan

http://bit.ly/F4TSViswanathan

1 of 3 - First major advantage for the state is availability of gas

2 of 3 - Sad that the Delhi media has been unfair to the state

3 of 3 - Bureaucrats in Gujarat speak in one voice

 

Abrar Ahmed .G

http://bit.ly/F4TAbrar

1 of 2 - CPV potential in Gujarat

2 of 2 - How Gujarat is ideal for CPV

 

1)      T. T. Ashok, Deputy Chairman, CII (Southern Region)

2)      Vibrant Gujarat 2011 Film

3)      K. Joti, Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat

4)      M. Sahu, Principal Secretary - Industries and Mines Dept, Government of Gujarat

5)      Narendra Modi, Chief Minister, Gujarat

6)      B. Swain, Industries Commissioner, Government of Gujarat

7)      S. Giridharan, Chairman and CEO, EdServ SoftSystems Ltd, Chennai (www.edserv.in)

8)      S. Viswanathan, Editor & Publisher, Industrial Economist, Chennai (www.industrialeconomist.com)

9)      Abrar Ahmed .G, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Kaizen NanoLabs Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.kaizennanolabs.com)

 

Gujarat roadshow - Industry interaction with Narendra Modi

Monday, November 08, 2010

Robert Swan - Topics of videos

Robert Swan

http://bit.ly/F4TSwan2041

 

1 of 21 - India and China are part of the climate change solution

2 of 21 - Voyage for cleaner energy 2008-2012

3 of 21 - How the US missed an opportunity to move to renewable energy

4 of 21 - Fascination with unexplored territory triggered the interest

5 of 21 - About the partners in the journey

6 of 21 - Developing nations require technological solutions

7 of 21 - Double standards adopted by developed nations

8 of 21 - Western world should bear the cost of solutions to climate change problems

9 of 21 - Renewable energy in China, India

10 of 21 - Who can be the right candidate for the Antarctica journey

11 of 21 - Advice to entrepreneurs

12 of 21 - Energy challenge before us can be a huge business opportunity

13 of 21 - Relevance of polar expeditions to leadership

14 of 21 - Such a joy to be in India

15 of 21 - Description of the journey

16 of 21 - Cycling on the Antarctica ocean

17 of 21 - No option to turn back

18 of 21 - Impact of hole in the ozone layer

19 of 21 - Are humans making the process of global warming faster

20 of 21 - Decision to order the team that the day be 40 hours a day for a week

21 of 21 - Local mission to make the expedition relevant to Africa

 

Robert Swan, US (www.2041.com)

Chandini Chhabra - Topics of videos

Chandini Chhabra

http://bit.ly/F4TLeaps

 

1 of 3 - Experience of the Antarctica journey

2 of 3 - Impact of the journey on perspective

3 of 3 - What can companies gain by relating to the journey

 

Chandini Chhabra, Director, Leaps & Bounds, New Delhi (www.leapsandbounds.in)

Abrar Ahmed .G - Topics of videos

Abrar Ahmed .G

http://bit.ly/F4TAbrar

 

1 of 2 - Working on CPV solar power projects

2 of 2 - Price and efficiency will drive mass adoption of solar power

 

Abrar Ahmed .G, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Kaizen NanoLabs Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.kaizennanolabs.com)

Poornima Sathy - Topics of videos

Poornima Sathy

http://bit.ly/F4TDistilInfo

 

1 of 10 - Genesis of the enterprise

2 of 10 - Challenges before software products companies

3 of 10 - Example of preparing meal-of-the-day from a whole pantry

4 of 10 - Case of a home furnishing company and its decision requirements

5 of 10 - Multi-dimensional analysis of products, rather than MIS

6 of 10 - Synergy with ERP companies

7 of 10 - Observations on being a software product company in India

8 of 10 - Awareness in the industry about information management

9 of 10 - Intelligent information that can benefit malls

10 of 10 - Innovation on two fronts

 

Poornima Sathy, JEO & Head of Operations, Distil Information Systems, Chennai (www.distilinfo.com)

Friday, November 05, 2010

G. V. Subrahmanyam - Topics of videos

G. V. Subrahmanyam

http://bit.ly/F4TGVSubrahmanyam

 

1 of 18 - Public consultation in the place of public hearing

2 of 18 - Requirement of environmental clearance

3 of 18 - Major differences between 1994 and 2006 Notifications

4 of 18 - Information required to be submitted for environmental clearance

5 of 18 - Two-stage clearance done away with

6 of 18 - Process of public hearing

7 of 18 - Categorisation of projects

8 of 18 - Qualification for EIA Authority and Expert Committee

9 of 18 - Tenure of members

10 of 18 - Definition of expert and professional for SEIAA purposes

11 of 18 - Stages in the environmental clearance process

12 of 18 - Timeline prescribed for bringing in efficiency to the process

13 of 18 - Procedure for construction projects

14 of 18 - Post-project monitoring, compliance reports

15 of 18 - Validity period of environmental clearance

16 of 18 - Accreditation enhances quality of EIA reports

17 of 18 - Criteria for EIA reports, e.g. flora and fauna discussion

18 of 18 - What cannot be considered green belt

 

Dr G. V. Subrahmanyam, Advisor, Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India, Workshop on 'Methods and Challenges of Implementing Environmental Impact Assessment Studies', Southern India Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) and Cholamandalam MS Risk Services Ltd

Soumya Aravind Sitaraman - Topics of videos

Soumya Aravind Sitaraman

http://bit.ly/F4THinduMoon

 

1 of 12 - Festivals are windows to our vast philosophy

2 of 12 - On the process of writing the book

3 of 12 - Each festival is a marker to make oneself a better person

4 of 12 - Will festivals and Indian culture survive modernity

5 of 12 - Why should we constantly seek validation for our ancient wisdom

6 of 12 - Stories, rituals, and pilgrimages as ways of understanding abstract philosophy

7 of 12 - About the argument of being too busy to celebrate festivals

8 of 12 - Is it necessary to understand the meaning of festivals and rituals

9 of 12 - Do benefits flow from outsourced puja and e-worship

10 of 12 - Division of labour between genders in ceremonies

11 of 12 - Are women excluded from knowledge of ancient Indian philosophy

12 of 12 - How can global executives stay connected with home traditions

 

Soumya Aravind Sitaraman, Author, 'Follow the Hindu Moon,' Bangalore (www.hindumoon.com)

R. Gopalakrishnan - Topics of videos

R. Gopalakrishnan

http://bit.ly/F4TRGopalakrishnan

 

1 of 14 - Journey of trying to know myself

2 of 14 - Elementary truths are so few and are known to us

3 of 14 - Managers as storytellers vs developers of teachable points of view

4 of 14 - Case study vs first-person account in corporate management context

5 of 14 - You need to learn from people like yourself

6 of 14 - Public services are not keeping pace with India's GDP growth

7 of 14 - Status of Indian industry in 1991 was like the proverbial bachelor

8 of 14 - Observations about corruption

9 of 14 - Story about how an employee reacted to corruption in government

10 of 14 - Views about the Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde in media

11 of 14 - We are better thinkers than doers

12 of 14 - Are rules of business for SMEs and large enterprises the same

13 of 14 - Next 15-20 years are going to be the most glorious for the country

14 of 14 - Society progresses as long as hope is greater than despair

 

R. Gopalakrishnan, Executive Director, Tata Sons Ltd, Mumbai, and Author, 'When the Penny Drops' (Penguin)

S. Raghuraman - Topics of videos

S. Raghuraman

http://bit.ly/F4TSRaghuraman

 

1 of 4 - Integrate education and life

2 of 4 - Aggressive advising is not effective

3 of 4 - Wrong decisions lead to pain

4 of 4 - Exploitation of ignorance in rural areas

 

Dr S. Raghuraman, 'Bhaskar Sir' in Shakti Pirakkudhu, http://bit.ly/F4TShakti

Devadarshini - Topics of videos

Devadarshini

http://bit.ly/F4TDevadarshini

 

1 of 2 - We had to learn the accent

2 of 2 - Support from family is key

 

Devadarshini, 'Sundari' in Shakti Pirakkudhu, http://bit.ly/F4TShakti

Thursday, November 04, 2010

David Appasamy - Topics of videos

David Appasamy

http://bit.ly/F4TDavidA

 

1 of 5 - Objective of the film

2 of 5 - Need for microfinance industry to connect with reality

3 of 5 - Mission of Madura Micro Finance is about socio-economic change (in Tamil)

4 of 5 - Micro-education and training, along with micro-markets initiative

5 of 5 - We can do business which transforms lives of people

 

David Appasamy, Executive Director, Madura Micro Finance Ltd, Chennai (www.maduramicrofinance.com)

Samuel Eddy - Topics of videos

Samuel Eddy

http://bit.ly/F4TSamuelEddy

 

1 of 3 - On F4, Face to Face Facebook Friends

2 of 3 - TED, an ideal platform for meeting amazing people

3 of 3 - India is the fastest growing TED destination

 

Samuel Eddy, Chief Coordinator, TEDx Chennai (www.tedxchennai.com)

Muthu Logan - October 2010 - Topics of videos

Muthu Logan

http://bit.ly/F4TBrovis

 

1 of 5 - Demand growth in enterprise and hospitality WiFi

2 of 5 - Patterns observed in enterprise WiFi

3 of 5 - Likely changes at the infrastructure end for wireless

4 of 5 - Evolutionary changes in wireless technology

5 of 5 - Challenge of managing wireless networks

 

Muthu Logan, President & CEO, Brovis Wireless Networks Pvt Ltd, Chennai

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Ruben Ignacio Zamora Rivas - Topics of videos

Ruben Ignacio Zamora Rivas

http://bit.ly/F4TRZamora

 

1 of 10 - Four areas of focus for strategic relationship with India

2 of 10 - Healthcare priorities of the new government

3 of 10 - Start can be through trade, and move to manufacturing

4 of 10 - Importance of port for the country

5 of 10 - Potential of auto industry to create employment

6 of 10 - Opportunity for Indian IT and software companies in El Salvador

7 of 10 - Investments in education, public health

8 of 10 - Addressing major concerns of Indian entrepreneurs

9 of 10 - Call centres that can serve Spanish-speaking population

10 of 10 - On the country's culture and food

 

Ruben Ignacio Zamora Rivas, Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of El Salvador, Central America, New Delhi

MCCI-Employment vs Unemployability - Topics of videos

MCCI-Employment vs Unemployability

http://bit.ly/F4TEmploymentMCCI


1)      Dr R. Mahadevan, Group Technology Director, India Pistons Ltd, Chennai

2)      Fr N. Casimir Raj, Founder Director, Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Chennai (www.liba.edu)

3)      V. Jayanth, Sr Associate Editor, The Hindu, Chennai

4)      Maya Narasimhan, Principal, TVS Vocational College, Chennai (www.tvses.org)

 

R. Mahadevan

http://bit.ly/F4TRMahadevan

1 of 2 - Coexistence of contradictions

2 of 2 - Quality of talent pool

 

Casimir Raj

http://bit.ly/F4TCasimirRaj

1 of 6 - Will our demographic condition be an asset or liability

2 of 6 - India has the potential to be world's HR leader

3 of 6 - Giving skills is not enough, cutting edge knowledge required

4 of 6 - Signalling effect of education to job market

5 of 6 - Good teachers are costly, but bad teachers cost more

6 of 6 - Role of a teacher is to make a difference

 

V. Jayanth

http://bit.ly/F4TVJayanth

1 of 4 - Phenomenon of unemployability

2 of 4 - Tactics for high scores in Plus Two

3 of 4 - Autonomous vs Affiliated colleges, in terms of courses offered

4 of 4 - Examples of industry-institution relationship

 

Maya Narasimhan

http://bit.ly/F4TMayaN

1 of 3 - Vast proportion of unskilled labour

2 of 3 - Measures taken by Government and private sector

3 of 3 - Curriculum of vocational courses

 

Food For Thought Programme on 'Employment vs Unemployability', Madras Chamber of Commerce & Industry (www.madraschamber.in)

Sunday, October 31, 2010

CEO Dialogue on Switzerland - Topics of videos

CEO Dialogue on Switzerland

http://bit.ly/F4TSwissCII

 

1 of 25 - Swiss investment in India (Rai)

2 of 25 - Major Swiss companies in India (Rai)

3 of 25 - Rainbow of opportunities for both India and Switzerland (Rai)

4 of 25 - Advantages of Switzerland as a business destination (Ravi)

5 of 25 - New realities of global economy (Ravi)

6 of 25 - No better time to globalise than now, for Indian companies (Ravi)

7 of 25 - Switzerland as a global headquarters location (Ravi)

8 of 25 - Size difference between the two countries (Welti)

9 of 25 - Strong free trade tradition in Switzerland (Welti)

10 of 25 - We have created and developed competitive advantages (Welti)

11 of 25 - India, from being only a market to an investor (Welti)

12 of 25 - Invitation to Indian economic actors for partnership (Welti)

13 of 25 - Industrial clusters in Switzerland (Kung)

14 of 25 - Stability in politics, lean government, long term policies (Kung)

15 of 25 - High quality of life that companies can offer to people (Kung)

16 of 25 - Observations about taxation in Switzerland (EY)

17 of 25 - People decide about public spending (Welti)

18 of 25 - View about currency movements (Kung)

19 of 25 - Message to Indian IT companies about foreign employees (Ravi)

20 of 25 - Plans for green and clean technologies (Kung)

21 of 25 - Potential for Indian IT education in Europe (Ravi)

22 of 25 - On clean technology, sustainability (Welti)

23 of 25 - Importance of ease in doing business (Ranganath)

24 of 25 - Managing both work and holiday in Switzerland (Ranganath)

25 of 25 - Indian tourism in Switzerland, and on the less said Swiss banking (Ranganath)

 

1)      Rajiv Rai, Past Chairman, CII Tamil Nadu State Council, and Chairman, RKKR Steels Ltd, http://bit.ly/F4TRajivRai

2)      Ravi Chaudhry, Chairman, CeNext Consulting & Investment Pvt Ltd, New Delhi (www.cenextconsulting.com), and Strategic Advisor, Switzerland Trade and Investment Promotion (www.osec.ch), http://bit.ly/F4TRaviChaudhry

3)      Philippe Welti, Ambassador, Embassy of Switzerland, New Delhi (www.eda.admin.ch/newdelhi), http://bit.ly/F4TPWelti

4)      Daniel K√ľng, CEO, OSEC, Switzerland, http://bit.ly/F4TDKung

5)      Ranganath N. K., Vice chairman, CII Tamil Nadu State Council, and Managing Director, Grundfos Pumps India Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.grundfos.in), http://bit.ly/F4TGrundfos

 

Met briefly:

 

1)      Fabio Speciale, Business Consultant, BaselArea, Economic Promotion, Switzerland (www.baselarea.ch)

2)      Luc Prem Jalais, Director for India, Greater Geneva Berne Area, Economic Development Agency, Lausanne (www.ggba-switzerland.ch)

3)      Fabian Stiefvater, Counsellor, Swiss Business Hub India, Consulate General of Switzerland, Mumbai (www.eda.admin.ch/mumbai)

4)      Sarojini Vasant, Investment Advisor, Swiss Business Hub India, Consulate General of Switzerland, Mumbai (www.eda.admin.ch/mumbai)

5)      R. Prabhakaran, Executive Director – Group Marketing and Business Development, Export Promotion Division, Amalgamations Group, Chennai (www.amalgamations-group.com)

6)      Hariharasuthan .M, Affordable Business Solutions P Ltd, Bangalore (www.abs.in)

7)      Giridhar Janardana, Associate Director – Risk Advisory Services, Ernst & Young Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.ey.com/India)

8)      Sri Ganesh, Managing Director, Catch Consulting International Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.catchconsulting.com)

 

CEO Dialogue with Philippe Welti, Ambassador, Embassy of Switzerland, New Delhi (www.eda.admin.ch/newdelhi), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)

Philippe M. Reich - Topics of videos

Philippe M. Reich

http://bit.ly/F4TReichPM

 

1 of 3 - Observations about inbound deals

2 of 3 - Perspective on outbound deals, from Europe

3 of 3 - Impact of Vodafone decision on transactions

 

Philippe M. Reich, Attorney-at-Law, Baker & McKenzie, Zurich

Somi Hazari - Topics of videos

Somi Hazari

http://bit.ly/F4TSomiHazari

 

1 of 2 - Investment opportunities for Indian companies in Sri Lanka

2 of 2 - Indonesia as a business destination for Indian industry

 

Somi Hazari, President, India Indonesia Business Association, South India Chapter, Chennai, and Managing Director, Shosova Properties Pvt Ltd

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Venki Muthanna, Rajasekar Shanmugam - Topics of videos

Venki Muthanna, Rajasekar Shanmugam

http://bit.ly/F4TAppPoint

 

Venki Muthanna

 

1 of 16 - Focus on business management solutions

2 of 16 - NSE, Biocon, Australian Stock Exchange, among customers

3 of 16 - Model-driven approach to build rich enterprise solutions

4 of 16 - Reduction of inspection time from 90 to 3 days, in NSE

5 of 16 - Description of how inspection work in NSE was automated

6 of 16 - Potential to automate tax audit and other compliance-driven work

7 of 16 - Human workflow in automated decision-making

8 of 16 - Management commitment is key to successful business solution

9 of 16 - Story of the enterprise

10 of 16 - Partner-centric approach to develop enterprise solutions

11 of 16 - Observations about Indian market for technology-enabled platforms

12 of 16 - Addressing mid-market and SME requirements with cloud-based solutions

13 of 16 - Channel partners help us support SMEs

14 of 16 - Current projects

15 of 16 - Who drives the adoption of the platform within organisations

16 of 16 - Expanded role of CIO today

 

Rajasekar Shanmugam

 

1 of 3 - Making non-technical business users develop solutions

2 of 3 - Removing repetitiveness in the work, and increasing efficiency

3 of 3 - Attributes of technical teams when building solutions

 

Venki Muthanna, CEO, and Rajasekar Shanmugam, CTO, AppPoint Software Solutions Pvt Ltd, Bangalore (www.apppoint.com)

Sushil Eapen - Topics of videos

Sushil Eapen

http://bit.ly/F4TSEapen

 

1 of 13 - Overview of company entities and activities

2 of 13 - Clinical and talent assessment

3 of 13 - Description of test kit for clinical psychologists

4 of 13 - Procedures in standardised tests used by professional psychologists

5 of 13 - On Wechsler test, and ongoing research

6 of 13 - Workshops for teachers to detect learning disabilities such as dyslexia

7 of 13 - How workshops bridge the gap of talent shortage in schools

8 of 13 - Recent findings about brain, such as about working memory

9 of 13 - Tests administered and interpreted by professionals vs self-learning

10 of 13 - Danger when recruitment tests are flawed

11 of 13 - Three areas in talent assessment

12 of 13 - Attrition is a multi-dimensional problem

13 of 13 - Potential for a certification to ease recruitment screening

 

Sushil Eapen, Managing Director, Pearson Clinical & Talent Assessment, Bangalore (www.psychcorpindia.com)

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

M. M. Shah - Topics of videos

M. M. Shah

http://bit.ly/F4TMMShah

 

1 of 10 - Focus is on designing for SMEs

2 of 10 - Story of my enterprise

3 of 10 - Importance of design for products

4 of 10 - Example of a GPS device designed recently

5 of 10 - Designs should be easy for lay people to understand

6 of 10 - Specifications constraints chart, the starting point for designing

7 of 10 - Manufacturing, the major constraint that designs face

8 of 10 - Relevance of interaction between industrial designer and die-maker

9 of 10 - Reasoning for the name of the enterprise

10 of 10 - Poor awareness of industrial design among entrepreneurs

 

M. M. Shah, Industrial Design Consultant, D-Cube Designs, Chennai (www.d-cubedesigns.com)

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Shivanand Kanavi - Topics of videos

Shivanand Kanavi

http://bit.ly/F4TSKanavi

 

1 of 5 - Ancient Indian wisdom about atomic principles

2 of 5 - Mysteries in Indian history from 1000 AD to 1800 AD

3 of 5 - Observations about Indian philosophy

4 of 5 - Impact of IT on India

5 of 5 - Anything you do in India is a global size project

 

Shivanand Kanavi, Global Head-Marketing and Strategic Communication, CMC Ltd, Mumbai (www.cmcltd.com), http://reflections-shivanand.blogspot.com/

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Neelesh Misra, Rahul Pandita - Topics of videos

Neelesh Misra, Rahul Pandita

http://bit.ly/F4TAbsentState

 

1 of 7 - Travelled 40000 kms over three years through insurgency-affected areas

2 of 7 - Battle for India is getting deeper into the hinterland

3 of 7 - Mining problems, and solutions

4 of 7 - Legwork has gone out of journalism

5 of 7 - National policies based on guesstimates

6 of 7 - Scope for engagement between media and politicians

7 of 7 - One biggest challenge, looking back

 

Neelesh Misra and Rahul Pandita, Authors, 'The Absent State' (Hachette)

Shrinivas Rao - Topics of videos

Shrinivas Rao

http://bit.ly/F4TVestian

 

1 of 10 - Real estate an important part of corporate portfolios

2 of 10 - Board-level questions about real estate

3 of 10 - Ownership vs tenant approaches of companies

4 of 10 - Excess capacity in commercial real estate, in metros

5 of 10 - Issues about real estate that are not highlighted by media

6 of 10 - Government policies that can encourage industrial campuses

7 of 10 - Concept of workplace has changed

8 of 10 - Will virtual workplace become the popular option

9 of 10 - ROI in real estate

10 of 10 - Importance of conflict-free real estate advisory

 

Shrinivas Rao, CEO-Asia Pacific, Vestian Workplace Services, Bangalore (www.vestianglobal.com)

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Green Homes - Topics of videos

Green Homes

http://bit.ly/F4TGreenHomes

 

1 of 14 - Energy parameters for homes (Kath)

2 of 14 - Carbon footprint of home (Kath)

3 of 14 - Savings analysis of home energy (Kath)

4 of 14 - Payback of investment in energy efficiency (Kath)

5 of 14 - Impact of resource depletion in the process of building (Chitra)

6 of 14 - Creating harmonious environment (Chitra)

7 of 14 - Examples of eco-friendly construction in Coimbatore, Bangalore (Chitra)

8 of 14 - Description of ISKCON Wada project in Mumbai (Chitra)

9 of 14 - How to make the roofs smarter (Chitra)

10 of 14 - Rice on roof, example from Bangalore (Chitra)

11 of 14 - Swiss laboratory for measuring energy efficiency of building components (Prem)

12 of 14 - Green building does not involve expensive materials and methods (Chitra)

13 of 14 - Focus is on green buildings for the masses (Prem)

14 of 14 - Grey water harvesting (Chitra)

 

Conference on Green Homes, Green Building Congress 2010

 

1)      Kath Williams, Member, US Green Building Council, US (www.kathwilliams.com), http://bit.ly/F4TKathWilliams

2)      Chitra Vishwanath, Architect, Biome Environmental Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore (www.biome-solutions.com), http://bit.ly/F4TBiome

3)      Dr Prem C. Jain, Chairman, Indian Green Building Council, http://bit.ly/F4TPremJain

K. P. Gopal - Topics of videos

K. P. Gopal

http://bit.ly/F4TKPGopal

 

1 of 11 - Simplification of compliance is what we expect of GST

2 of 11 - Compliance burden that MSMEs have been enduring

3 of 11 - Common misconceptions about MSMEs

4 of 11 - MSMEs in the ecosystem that big manufacturers depend on for flexibility

5 of 11 - Most of innovation happens in smaller companies

6 of 11 - Ideas from existing entrepreneurs need an avenue such as IIT Research Park

7 of 11 - Challenges that MSMEs face when going global

8 of 11 - How the academia can help MSMEs

9 of 11 - Observations about project work of students

10 of 11 - Precaution required before GST is finalised

11 of 11 - Preparatory work that companies should do before GST rolls out

 

K. P. Gopal, Director, Stuser Tools Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.stuser.com)

BMK. Vigneshh - Topics of videos

BMK. Vigneshh

http://bit.ly/F4TKaiizenn

 

1 of 10 - About plans for the new ice-cream outlet in Express Avenue

2 of 10 - My first entrepreneurial venture

3 of 10 - Origin of the ice-cream enterprise

4 of 10 - On the available variety in ice-creams, and quality

5 of 10 - Precautions required in ice-cream vending

6 of 10 - Pattern of customers at the different ice-cream outlets

7 of 10 - Ice-cream is seen as regular dessert, not just reserved for occasional celebration

8 of 10 - Interior design projects in the offing

9 of 10 - Have dreams and work for them

10 of 10 - How to frame your goals, earn while you learn, and invest

 

BMK. Vigneshh, Kaiizenn Group, Chennai (www.kaiizenn.com)

Manjul Trehan - Topics of videos

Manjul Trehan

http://bit.ly/F4TManjulTrehan

 

1 of 14 - Observations about the market, in India and globally

2 of 14 - Plans for India market

3 of 14 - Awareness of energy efficiency in lighting in non-urban areas

4 of 14 - Energy efficient lighting in Indian Railways, Delhi Metro

5 of 14 - Lighting approach in Delhi Metro

6 of 14 - Evolution in dimming technology for lighting

7 of 14 - Price sustained despite advances in technology

8 of 14 - Are electricians aware of the advanced lighting control systems

9 of 14 - Solutions for different lighting requirements

10 of 14 - Shading systems project in Delhi

11 of 14 - Association with LEED

12 of 14 - Relationship between lighting and air-conditioning systems

13 of 14 - Policy changes that the industry requires

14 of 14 - Example of New York Times, going beyond standards

 

Manjul Trehan, Country Manager-India, Lutron GL Sales and Services Pvt Ltd, Gurgaon (www.lutron.com)