UIBS: annual USA India Business Summit
4th Annual USA India Business Summit: Growing Business and Promoting Entrepreneurship
and the 19th annual Georgia Tech Global Business Forum
Date: WEDNESDAY, September 11 - 12, 2013
Time: 8am-5pm both days. Awards reception 9/11, 5:30pm.
Venue: The historic Academy of Medicine at Georgia Tech, 875 West Peachtree St., NW, Atlanta, GA 30309.
Contact: Ani@usaindiabusinesssummit.com, 404-394-6678
Register online:: http://www.
Registrations: Early Registration: $295/person
Full Weekend- $325/person
Day 1(September 11th)-$170/person**
Day 2(September 12th)- $170/person
** - UIBS Awards Banquet is not included.
UIBS Awards Nominations are invited in the following Categories:
- Exports to USA or India
- USA & India Business Collaboration
- Young Entrepreneur
- Outstanding Business Leader
- Community Builder
For Awards Nominations Forms and corporate sponsorships, please contact: Email Ani Agnihotri
UIBS Focus areas - Innovation and R&D in -
Life Science, Agribusiness and Healthcare IT
New Media – Web, Films, TV, mobile, animation and gaming etc.
50 + speakers, C level executives and key decision makers, keynotes and
informative industry focused panels, company spotlights, exhibits and
UIBS Awards banquet September 11th evening.
UIBS has distinguished history of being largest conference in the South-East USA that promotes business relations between USA and India.
Dignitaries and Speakers Confirmed/Invited* (as of 8/20/13)
Hon. Nathan Deal* , Governor, State of Georgia, USA
Hon. Sam Pitroda, Adviser to Prime Minister of India, Public Information Infrastructure & Innovations (PIII) and Chairman of the National Innovation Council
Her Excellency Ms. Nirupama Rao, Ambassador of India to the United States
Hon. Kasim Reed*, Mayor, City of Atlanta
Hon. Ajit Kumar, Consul General of India, Consulate General of India, Atlanta
Mr. Eddie Capel, President and CEO, Manhattan Associates
Dr. Anil Menon, President, Globalisation and Smart+Connected Communities, CISCO
Mr. Rahul Kumar, Managing Director, Amul Dairy, INDIA
Mr. Lars Kloch, CEO, SBS Worldwide, Inc. - Atlanta
Mr. M.N. Vidyashankar, *, IAS, Principal Secretary, Department of Commerce & Industries, Government of Karnataka
Mr. Mritunjay Singh, COO, Persistent Systems
Mr. Lalit Dhingra, President, NIIT Technologies
Mr. Ashish Bahl, Chairman and CEO, Acculynk
Mr. G.K. Prasanna*, Senior VP & Global Head, WIPRO, INDIA
Mr. Srinivasan Raghavan, Managing Director, BallyTech, INDIA
Mr. Manu S. Kumaran, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Medient Studios, Inc.
Ms. Taube Ponce, Georgia Department of Economic Development
Mr. Suresh V. Shenoy, Executive Vice President, iMC
Mr. Daryl Buffenstein, Partner- Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
Dr. Ayyappan R. Nair, Buisness Head, Anthem Biosciences, INDIA
Ms. Yelena Epova, Partner-In-Charge, International Servics, Habif, Arogeti and Wynne, LLP
Ms. Anna Apostolou, Immigration Manager, The Coca-Cola Company
Ms. Mareza Estevez* Senior Director, Cognizant Technology Solutions
Ms. Candice Alger, President, Giant Studios, Inc.
Mr. Donald Nay, Director, U.S. Export Assistance Center
Dr. John R. McIntyre, Director, Georgia Tech CIBER and Professor, College of Management, GaTech.
Mr. Tejas Mody, Associate Director, India Tax Desk - Global Tax Desk Network, Ernst & Young LLP
Mr. Jorge Fernandez, VP Global Commerce, Metro Atlanta Chamber
Mr.Tino Mantella, President, Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
Ms. Patti Tripathi, Founder, TriPathMedia
Mr. Abhay Paranjape, Director, Lockheed Martin, USA.
Mr. David Hartnett , VP, Metro Atlanta Chamber
Dr. Murali-Krishna Kaja, Associate Director, ICGEB-Emory Vaccine Center;
Ms. Anita E. J. Ninan, Attorney at Law, Arnall, Golden, Gregory LLP
Dr. Shailesh Chavan MD, Senior Director, Clinical Research, Medical Affairs and Drug Safety, Biotest Pharmaceuticals Corporation.
Mr. Russell Allen, President and CEO, Georgia Bio
Supporting Partners (as of 7/1/13)
The U.S. Commercial Service (USCS); Consulate General of India, Atlanta; The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC); Confederation of Indian Industry (CII); MM Activ; The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and Georgia Bio.
Sponsoring Partners (as of 7/1/13)
USIBRC; GDEcD ; Habif, Arogeti & Wynne; Metro Atlanta Chamber; J.P. Morgan Chase Bank; Ernst & Young; Lufthansa German Airlines; Taj Hotels; Career Builder; Emory University; NIIT Technologies ; Georgia Trend; the University of Georgia; Geodis Wilson USA; LRE Solutions & Neera Bahl and Associates.