Pragati Maidan, New Delhi Hall No: 5(GF)

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
  • Bovin Kumar, CEO, Cube Highways and Transportation Assets Advisors (P) Ltd.
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
  • Prakash Gaur, CEO, National Highway Logistics Management Limited
  • Vinod Shukla, Managing Director, FGS Engineers & Innovators
  • Umesh Chand Katara, Chief Engineer (Retd), Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
  • Soumya Das Gupta, AEE, Public Works Roads Departments, Assam
3.45pm- 4.45pm Enabling New Mobility with next generation Parking - Panel Discussion 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
  • R. Sudhakar, IPS, Additional Commissioner Police - Traffic, Greater Chennai Police
  • S L Bairwa, Superintending Engineer, Municipal Corporation Delhi
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 Importance of testing in Road Safety Infrastructure Dr. Manish Jaiswal, Director , NATRAX (Under Ministry of Heavy Industries)
10.10am- 11.30am Emerging technologies for Road Safety and enforcement Challenges – Panel Discussion
  • Ashish Srivastava, Additional Secretary IT and Science & Technology, Uttarakhand Government
  • Akhilesh Srivastava, World Economic Forum - Leading Road Safety 2.0 in India
  • Paresh Kumar Goel, Director (Transport & IC), Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
  • Satyendra Garg, Retd. Former DGP, A&N Islands: Joint Secretary North East – Ministry of Home Affairs
  • Dr Neelima Chakrabarty, Sr. Principal Scientist & Head (Traffic Safety & Engineering Division), CSIR- Central Road Research Institute
  • Dr. Gitakrishnan Ramadurai, Professor - Transportation Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, and Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and AI, IIT Madras
11.30am- 12.20pm Supporting Presentations:
    • Smart software enabling smart and safe mobility
Frank van Poeteren, CCO, InControl Enterprise Dynamics
    • AI and Automated ITS for Road Safety
Prasad Srinivasan, Director of Business Development, Renesas
    • 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 Research (ISSR)
    • Vehicle Restraint Systems against nose impacts. Differences between crash cushions and end terminals
Antonio Amengual, Director, Road Steel Engineering
    • Safer Expressways: Increased Safety Measures with increasing speeds
Nitin Nakhat, CEO, SBRMM Construction Equipment
12.30pm- 1.30pm Networking Lunch
1.30pm- 2.30pm Emerging Technology for Traffic Management: Surveillance—ITMS—Traffic Signal Control—Enforcement - Panel Discussion
  • Sanjay Sharma, AIG Traffic, Joint Commissioner & Chairman Interdepartmental Lead Agency (Road Safety) Chhattisgarh
  • Ramakrishna JVS, Global BU Head – Sustainable Smart World, L&T Technology Services
  • Venkata Subbarao Chunduru, Director – India, ARCADIS-Session Host
  • Rajiv Arora, National Vertical Manager , Prama Hikvision India Pvt. Ltd.
  • M A Johar, President - Strategic Business Division, CP PLUS
  • 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
  • Anshuman Singh, Managing Director, Superwave Communication and Infrasolution Private Limited (SCAIPL)
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.
  • Technology enablers of Smart Mobility - India @2047
Sanjib Chaudhury, CTO - VaaaN Infra Private Limited & Honorary Member of IIT Bombay Industry Consortia on Smart Mobility and Strategic Electronics
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
  • 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
  • Spectrum & Standards for ITS/ V2X in India (DoT)
Sushil Kumar, Dy. Director General (IoT), Telecommunication Engineering Center, Dept of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications
  • Global Standard
Punit Rathod, Staff Engineer - Technical Standards, Qualcomm India Pvt Ltd. – Session Host
  • Indigenous ITS development in India
Satheesh G, Scientist G & Group Head - Intelligent Transport & Networking Group, CDAC
  • 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, Automotive Business Development, Qualcomm India Pvt Ltd.
  • P.S.M. Tripathi, Dy. WA (Satellite and Security), Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications
  • Pranay Singh, Senior Project Manager, IDEMIA
  • Vinamra Gupta, General Manager, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd
1.50pm onwards Concluding Session followed by Lunch