Conference Schedule

Smart Mobility Conference 2023

10-11-12 October 2023 / Pragati Maidan, New Delhi-India

9.30am onwards Registration
11.00am- 11.45am Sustainable Infrastructure Creation
Special addresses:
  • Amit Kumar Ghosh, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
  • Sudhendu Sinha, Adviser (Infrastructure Connectivity - Transport and Electric Mobility), NITI Aayog
  • Vinay Kumar Singh, Managing Director, National Capital Region Transport Corporation
11.45am- 1.10pm  Collaborating for Sustainable construction and decarbonisation: Materials, Recycling techniques, Equipment, Technology: A Panel Discussion
  • R K Pandey, Former Member, National Highways Authority of India
  • Swaminathan Dhandapani, Managing Director, Etrack Crushers Private Limited
  • Dr. Ambika Behl, Sr Principal Scientist - Flexible Pavement Division, CSIR-Central Road Research Institute - Moderator
  • Neha Vyas, Senior Environment Specialist and India Environment Risk Management Coordinator, The World Bank
  • Dr Zafar Khan, Chief Operating Officer, Highway Concessions One Private Limited
1.10pm- 1.20pm
  • Condition assessment of pavements using advanced technology and standardisation of data
Abhishek Tiwari, Associate Director, IRSM- Indian Road Survey & Management Pvt.Ltd.
1.20pm- 1.30pm
  • The Growing Construction Equipment Rental Industry
Satin Sachdeva,Secretary-General, Construction Equipment Rental Association (CERA).
1.30pm- 2.15pm Networking Lunch
2.15pm- 3.45pm Infrastructure development in India's North Eastern states: Challenges and Technology requirements
  • S K Nirmal, Secretary General, Indian Roads Congress
  • Vinod Shukla, Managing Director, FGS Engineers & Innovators
  • Umesh Chand Katara, Chief Engineer (Retd), Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
  • NHIDCL/ NHLML
  • PWD – Northern States
  • BRO
3.45pm- 4.45pm Enabling New Mobility with next generation Parking:
The Future of Parking is shaped by a constantly changing urban logistics, electric mobility, public policy and most importantly the innovative use of technology
  • Laghu Parashar, Senior Transport Specialist, The World Bank
  • Akhilesh Srivastava, World Economic Forum - Leading Road Safety 2.0 in India
  • Siddhartha Saha, Head – GTM, Parked Vehicle Ecosystem, Bosch India
  • Mall management Expert
4.45pm- 4.55pm
  • Supporting Presentation:
Sumit Agrawal, Global Head – Presales, Norden Communication Private Limited
4.55pm onwards Concluding Remarks
9.30am onwards Registration
Emerging technologies for Road Safety
10.00am- 10.10am Keynote address - Policy Interventions towards reduction in road accidents
Emerging technologies for Road Safety
10.10am- 11.30am
    • AI and Global Technology for Road Safety
Akhilesh Srivastava, World Economic Forum - Leading Road Safety 2.0 in India
    • Electronic monitoring and enforcement
Paresh Kumar Goel, Director (Transport & IC), Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
    • Driver assistance and simulators for driver training
Dr Neelima Chakrabarty, Sr. Principal Scientist & Head (Traffic Safety & Engineering Division), CSIR- Central Road Research Institute
  • Post-crash emergency response
11.30am- 12.20pm Supporting Presentations:
    • Safer Expressways: Increased Safety Measures with increasing speeds
Nitin Nakhat, CEO, Shri Balaji Road Marking Machines
    • AI and Automated ITS for Road Safety
Prasad Srinivasan, Director of Business Development, Steradian Semiconductors Private limited
    • The silent threat on road - How obstructive sleep apnea elevates the risk of accidents
Dr. Manvir Bhatia, MD(Med) DM(Neuro); Senior Consultant in Neurology and Sleep Medicine; Vice President of the Indian Society for Sleep Reasearch(ISSR). More presentations
12.30pm- 1.30pm Networking Lunch
1.30pm- 2.30pm Emerging Technology for Traffic Management: Surveillance—ITMS—Traffic Signal Control—Enforcement - Panel Discussion
  • Ramakrishna JVS, Global BU Head – Sustainable Smart World, L&T Technology Services
  • Venkata Subbarao Chunduru, Director – India, IBI Group
  • Rajiv Arora, National Vertical Manager , Prama Hikvision India Pvt. Ltd.
  • M A Johar, President - Strategic Business Division, CP PLUS
  • Sanjay Sharma, AIG Traffic, Joint Commissioner & Chairman Interdepartmental Lead Agency (Road Safety) Chhattisgarh
  • Prasanth Oberoi, Director Sales - Govt. Business INDIA & SAARC Region, Norden Communication Private Limited
2.30pm- 3.00pm Supporting Presentations:
    • City surveillance Solutions
Gunjan Sachdev, Associate Director & National Business Chief- India & SAARC, Panasonic Life Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Smart Transportation, Smarter Solutions
Vinay Mishra, Senior Vice President- Projects, Prama India Pvt. Ltd.
    • Serving Humanity by Using AI-based Video Analytics Solutions!
Tushar Ranjan, Business Head, RexGen, India Jeff Jun, Overseas Sales Director, RexGen
3.00pm- 4.00pm GPS based tolling: an update and interaction – Panel Discussion
  • NRVVMK Rajendra Kumar, Member – Finance, National Highways Authority of India
  • Vivek Jaiswal, COO, Indian Highway Management Company Limited - IHMCL
  • Sandeep Pawar, MD & CEO, Kent Intelligent Transportation Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd.
  • Sainath Gurav, Co-founder & Managing Director, Sthaar Consulting Private Limited
  • Vineesh Kumar Parayee, Regional Head – Operation (Roads & Bridges), L&T Infrastructure Development Projects Limited
4.00pm- 4.50pm Supporting Presentation:
  • International review for GNSS Tolling and learnings for India
Norbert Schindler, CEO and Founder, GNSS Consulting
  • Importance of weighing motion
P V Shreedhar, Vice president, Sales, Essae Digitronics Pvt Ltd
  • Weigh-in-Motion solutions for Indian Highways
Ashish Bhutani, Managing Director, Ashbee Systems Ltd. More presentations
4.50pm onwards Concluding Remarks
9.30am onwards Registration
10.00am- 10.30am V2X as an important element of enhancing vehicle safety and improving traffic efficiency; ITS in India. Adopting a universal approach Special Addresses
  • Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
  • Department of Telecommunication
  • Sunita Verma, Group Coordinator (R&D in E, IT & DIBD), Scientist ‘G’, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India
10.30am- 11.30am ITS Development in India and Standards Keynote Address:
  • Spectrum & Standards for ITS/ V2X in India (DoT)
Sushil Kumar, Dy. Director General (IoT), Telecommunication Engineering Center, Dept of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications
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  • Indian Standard perspectives
Rajeev Sharma, Scientist-F & DDG -Standardization-I, Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)
  • Global Standard
Dr. Punit Rathod, Lead-Technical Standards, Qualcomm Standards & Industry Organizations – Session Host
  • Indigenous ITS development in India
Satheesh G, Scientist-G, Senior Director & Head - Cyber Security Group (CSG) & Intelligent Transportation & Networking Section (ITNS) C-DAC
  • Global interoperable standards enabling V2X
Aurindam Bhattacharya, Scientist G, C-DOT
11.30am- 11.40am Supporting Presentation
11.40am- 12.40pm Enabling citizen services – Panel Discussion
  • Raghuraman Bheema Rao, Product Line Manager - Automotive Software Framework Solutions, Capgemini India
  • Bharat B Bhatia, President, ITU-APT Foundation of India (IAFI) & Vice Chairman, World Wireless Research Forum (WWRF)
  • Mohan Raju, Vice President & Business Head – Smart Mobility, Jio Platforms Limited
  • Vikram Tiwathia, Deputy Director General, Cellular Operators Association of India - COAI
12.40pm- 12-50pm Supporting Presentation
12.50pm- 1.50pm Enhancing Vehicle Safety
  • Uday Dodla, Senior Director, Qualcomm Standards & Industry Organizations
  • P.S.M. Tripathi, Dy. WA (Satellite and Security), Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications
  • Pranay Singh, Senior Project Manager, IDEMIA
  • OEMs
1.50pm onwards Concluding Session followed by Lunch