Agenda

Programme Schedule
eBIHAR 2015
Day-1(19th February 2015)

0930 Hrs – 1000 Hrs Registration
1000 Hrs to 1100 Hrs Inaugural Session
Inauguration and Visit to Expo
Lighting of Traditional Lamp
• Welcome Address by Shri Tripurari Sharan, Principal Secretary, Department of IT & Agriculture, Government of Bihar
• Introductory Remarks by Dr Ravi Gupta, Chief Executive Officer, Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd
Address by –
• Shri Anjani Kumar Singh, Chief Secretary, Government of Bihar
• Shri Omkar Rai, Director General, Software Technology Parks of India (STPI)
• Janab Shahid Ali Khan, Hon’ble IT Minster, Government of Bihar
Inauguration of ‘eBIHAR 2015 Special Issue’ of eGov magazine
• Shri Jitan Ram Manjhi, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Government of Bihar
1100 Hrs to 1115 Hrs Tea Break
1115 Hrs to 1215 Hrs Session 1: Emerging Investment Opportunities in Bihar
Session Chair:
• Shri Tripurari Sharan, Principal Secretary, Department of IT & Agriculture, Government of Bihar
Panelists:
• Shri Omkar Rai, Director General, Software Technology Parks of India (STPI)
• Shri Atul Sinha, Director, Department of Science & Technology, Government of Bihar
• Shri Piyush Kumar Sinha, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
• Shri S P Sinha, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Bihar Chapter
• Shri Hemant Darbari, Executive Director, C-DAC
1345 Hrs to 1445 Hrs Lunch Break
1215 Hrs to 1345 Hrs Session 2: Digital India – Innovations in e-Governance
Industry Presentation
• Shri Gautam Deb, Senior Manager, Canon India Pvt Ltd
• Shri Shashank Thapliyal, Director, EnterpriseDB Software India Pvt Ltd
Panelists:
• Shri J S Gangwar, Inspector General of Police, Bihar
• Shri R P Singh, Principal General Manager, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), Bihar
• Shri G S Chaturvedi, Group General Manager, Bharat Broadband Limited (BBNL), Bihar
• Shri Rajesh Kumar Singh, State Informatics Officer, National Informatics Centre (NIC), Bihar
1445 Hrs to 1615 Hrs Session 3: Role of Academia in Growth of ICT Ecosystem
Session Chair:
• Prof (Dr) Mayank Tiwari, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Patna
Panelists:
• Shri Hemant Darbari, Executive Director, C-DAC
• Prof (Dr) Preetam Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology, Patna
• Prof D K Singh, Dean (R&C), National Institute of Technology (NIT), Patna
• Shri Sanjiwan Sinha, Managing Director, Bihar State Education Infrastructure Development Corporation (BSEIDC), Government of Bihar
1615 Hrs to 1630 Hrs Tea Break
1630 Hrs to 1645 Hrs Special Presentation by Shri Prantosh Kumar Das, Superintendent of Police, Traffic, Patna
1645 to 1800 Hrs Session 4: Emerging Opportunities in Skill Development and Employability

Session Chair:
• Shri Prabhat Kumar Sinha, Founder & Director, Astric Computers Pvt Ltd
Panelists:
• Shri Arun Kumar Jha, Director General, NIESBUD
• Shri Alok Tripathi, Director Incharge, NIELIT, Patna
• Shri Aditya Kumar Sinha, Principal Technical Officer, C-DAC
• Prof (Dr) Mayank Tiwari, Indian Institute of Technology, Patna
• Dr Sister Jessie Marie A C, Principal, Patna Women’s College
1800 Hrs to 1900 Hrs Break
1900 Hrs to 1945 Hrs Cultural Program
1945 Hrs onwards Awards & Gala Dinner

Day-2 (20th February 2015)

0930 Hrs to 1000 Hrs Tea Break
1000 Hrs to 1100 Hrs Session 5: Transformation through e-Governance
Session Chair:
• Dr Monisha Borthakur, Principal Consultant, Management Consulting Services, Infosys
Panelists:
• Shri Atul Sinha, Director, Department of Science & Technology, Government of Bihar
• Shri Ganga Kumar, Managing Director, Bihar State Building Construction Corporation Limited
• Shri S M Raju, Principal Secretary, Rural Development Department, Government of Bihar
• Shri Shailesh Kumar Shrivastava, Technical Director, National Informatics Centre (NIC), Bihar
• Shri Sanjiwan Sinha, Managing Director, Bihar State Education Infrastructure Development Corporation (BSEIDC), Government of Bihar
1100 Hrs to 1230 Hrs Session 6: Encouraging Entrepreneurship, Incubation & Inclusion
Session Chair:
• Shri Manoj Kumar Verma, Regional Director, Reserve Bank of India
Panelists:
• Shri Dharmendra Singh Gangwar, Planning Department, Government of Bihar
• Shri Ranjan Kumar, Head Financial Inclusion, NIDAN
• Smt Rashmi Singh, National Convenor, National Forum for Action on Convergence
• Shri Sanatan, Regional Passport Officer, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India
1230 Hrs to 1330 Hrs Session 7: Sharing Success Stories
Presentation by eBihar 2015 Award Winners
1330 Hrs onwards Lunch
Distinguished Jury Members for eBihar 2015 Awards
• Shri R Lakshmanan, Secretary, General Administration Department, Government of Bihar (Chairman)
• Shri S Chandrashekhar, Director, Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park, Bihar (Member)
• Shri Shailesh Kumar Shrivastava, Technical Director, National Informatics Centre, Bihar (Member)
• Shri Sanjay Kumar, BAS, Dy Secretary, Office of Chief Electoral Officer, Election Department, Bihar (Member)
• Shri Rajnish Kumar Singh, Administrative Officer, State Health Society, Bihar (Member)