India's Time to Fly


October 16, 2015

Agenda


Friday, October 16


10:00 am IST INAUGURATION & OPENING REMARKS     Watch On-Demand
  • Pratyush Kumar, President, Boeing India
10:15 am IST IN CONVERSATION WITH JAMES McNERNEY     Watch On-Demand
  • W. James McNerney, Jr., Chairman, The Boeing Company
  • Vikram Chandra, Group CEO, NDTV
11:00 am IST STEP CHANGE INNOVATION FROM INDIA IN THE SECOND CENTURY OF AEROSPACE     Watch On-Demand
  • Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary Department of Science & Technology, Government of India
  • M. Sathiyavathy, Director General of Civil Aviation, DGCA
  • Devang Khakhar, Director, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
  • George N. Sibley, Minister Counselor for Economic Affairs & Environment, Science & Technology, Embassy of the United States, New Delhi, India
  • Chris Chadwick, President & CEO, Boeing Defense, Space & Security, The Boeing Company
  • Moderator: Bobby Ghosh, Editor at Large, Quartz
12:00 pm IST CREATING AN AEROSPACE ECOSYSTEM TO REALIZE THE FULL POTENTIAL OF "MAKE IN INDIA"     Watch On-Demand
  • Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Honorable Union Minister of Civil Aviation, Government of India
  • Rajiv Nayan Choubey, Civil Aviation Secretary, Government of India
  • Amitabh Kant, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Government of India
  • Baba Kalyani, Group Chairman, Bharat Forge
  • Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet
  • Moderator: Shiv Aroor, Editor, India Today Television
2:35 pm IST WHERE WILL MANKIND GO, WHAT MIGHT WE LEARN, AND HOW MIGHT SPACE EXPLORATION CHANGE LIFE HERE ON EARTH?     Watch On-Demand
  • S. K. Shivakumar, Director, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
  • John Elbon, Vice President & General Manager, Space Exploration, The Boeing Company
  • Pallava Bagla, Science Editor, NDTV
  • Rahul Narayan, Founder, Team Indus
  • Moderator: Karma Paljor, Editor, Business & Special Features, CNN IBN
3:40 pm IST WHAT IT TAKES TO CREATE HIGHLY SKILLED PEOPLE TO ENABLE AEROSPACE MANUFACTURING     Watch On-Demand
  • Shantanu Prakash, CEO & Managing Director, Educomp Solutions
  • Rohit Nandan, Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India
  • S. Gopalakrishnan, Chairman, Department of Aerospace Engineering, IISc
  • Udayant Malhoutra, CEO, Dynamatic Technologies
  • Moderator: Pramath Raj Sinha, Founder, 9.9 Media
4:45 pm IST CLOSING REMARKS - India's Time to Fly     Watch On-Demand
  • Pratyush Kumar, President, Boeing India

About this conference


The Boeing Company and IIT Bombay will host "India's Time to Fly," the year's premier global summit on aerospace innovation.

Bringing together stakeholders from government, industry and academia, this daylong program will focus on India's leadership in the second century of aviation, the game-changing ideas that are redefining the future of aerospace, and branch out to examine the transformative nature of new technology in space, aviation and defense.

About The Boeing Company


Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training.

For more information, visit: http://www.boeing.com/