Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

The NASSCOM India Leadership Forum – Then and Now


Published on

We have put together photographs of the past 17 years of the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum in India. Hope you enjoy these photographs.

Published in: Business, Technology
  • We deal and specialize in IELTS,GRE,TOEIC,TOEFL,PET, FCE, CAE, CPE, BEC,YLE, KET,BULATS,ILEC, ICFE CELTA/DELTA & all Certificates all our documents are real,register and you can verify online Obtain Genuine Passports, IDs, Drivers licenses, visas .SKYPE
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
  • great slide show, can I download and convert it to video for youtube using:
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
  • Awesome presentation Avinash, great work you and team!>
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here

The NASSCOM India Leadership Forum – Then and Now

  2. Conference Name: Inauguration of the conference
  3. The Early Days ! !
  4. Even then we had a jam-packed Audience OHP Projections – a far cry from dazzling PPTs seen today
  5. Harish Bhai contemplates ! KV Ramani and Saurabh Srivastava at the conference
  6. Conference Name: Software India 95 Theme: “Success through Global Alliances” - The Premier Software Business Date: 23 rd – 25 th Jan 1995
  7. Conference in progress – founding fathers at the top table
  8. 1995 Lighting the lamp Narayana Murthy addressing at the conference
  9. Entertainment night – those days ! !
  10. Conference Name: NASSCOM’ 96 Theme: “US : India Information Technology Conference” Date: 7 th – 10 th Feb 1996
  11. Dewang Mehta at the Conference
  12. Conference in progress The much talked about Fashion Show
  13. Dewang Mehta with Shammi Kapoor and Mr. X looks on With Simi Grewal
  14. Conference Name: NASSCOM’ 97 Theme: “India – a Software Paradise” Date: 25 th Sep 1997
  15. Here we see Shri Chandrababu Naidu mesmerising the elite panel, as they look on….
  16. Dewang Mehta: This is how we do it
  17. Conference Name: NASSCOM’ 99 Theme: The International Software Business Conference Date: 27 th – 29 th Jan 1999
  18. Shri Murli Manohar Joshi releasing the theme paper and raising a toast
  19. Packed house at the Oberoi, Mumbai Krishnakumar Natarajan and the early days at Mindtree – also marks the emergence of start ups
  20. Fireworks before Y2K Ajit Balakrishnan and the early days of Rediff This man would lead the UID project and change the face of India. Nandan Nilekani, addressing at the conference
  21. Dewang Mehta – NASSCOM celebrates a decade of excellence
  22. Conference Name: NASSCOM Theme: “2000 @ NASSCOM” Date: 2 nd – 5 th Feb 2000
  23. Laying the red carpet, as Dewang Mehta leads the entourage
  24. Mohandas Pai addressing at the confernce, as Som Mittal contemplates Mr Mittal, the then Chairman of NASSCOM. Notice the smile sported by the EC members.
  25. The past and the future in reverse motion ! As Dewang Mehta twirls a “V”, notice Som Mittal at the background.
  26. Kamal Nath, Pramod Mahajan, Harishbhai & Narayana Murthy – the table is reserved! Supporting Partners @2000. Can you identify some of them today, albeit in their new avtaars ! Lighting the lamp in 2000 with Vilasrao Deshmukh. Pramod Mahajan & Dewang Mehta doing the honours
  27. Vilasrao Deshmukh in rapt attention ! The most priceless cup of tea ! Montek Singh Ahluwalia shares a cup of tea with Nandan Nilekani & Narayana Murthy
  28. Bits & Bytes Challenge ! Hardly
  29. Conference Name: The International Business Conference Theme: “e-volving Strategies for Digital Economy” Date: 7 th – 10 th Feb 2001
  30. Heavyweight panel in progress !
  31. Welcoming 2001. The emergence of India. The balloons say it all The man and his creation – “softwear”. Fashion show is on
  32. Conference Name: The India Leadership Forum Theme: “Indian software Inc. : Sustaining Growth” Date: 5 th – 8 th Feb 2002
  33. Inauguration by Kiran Bedi, Pramod Mahajan & Vilasrao Deshmukh
  34. Pramod Mahajan holding the almanac of the IT industry – The Strategic Review Mr. Karnik at the conference
  35. Mr Mittal addressing at the conference Panel in progress
  36. Conference Name: India Leadership Forum Theme: NASSCOM @ 2003 Date: 11 th – 14 th Feb 2003
  37. Mr Kiran Karnik – the new face of NASSCOM. Notice, for the first time the conference is branded as India Leadership Forum
  38. CXO’s in rapt attention. Arun Kumar addresses at the conference as Kiran Karnik looks on Narayana Murthy, moderating a session
  39. Canada – a cultural performance Ganesh Natarajan – beyond erudition
  40. Come shake a leg with NASSCOM !
  41. Conference Name: India Leadership Summit Theme: NASSCOM @ 2004 Date: 3 rd – 6 th Feb 2004
  42. A Panel Discussion in progress
  43. Harishbhai (Swamiji) blesses the IT industry
  44. Conference Name: India Leadership Forum Theme: NASSCOM @ 2005 Date: 8 th – 10 th Feb 2005
  45. Azim Premji addressing at the conference
  46. The Global Leadership Award - 2005 Jerry Rao addresses the Leadership Forum in 2005 as an elite panel constituting Kiran Karnik, Vilasrao Deshmukh, Dayanidhi Maran and S Ramadorai looks on
  47. Entertainment evening at INS Vikrant Thiru Dayanidhi Maran at Leadership Forum 2005
  48. The Road Ahead
  49. Conference Name: India Leadership Forum Theme: Discover, Predict, Benefit! Date: 15 th - 17 th Feb 2006
  50. Outside the Grand Hyatt
  51. The Raju we knew Ramadorai presents the Global Leadership Award to Thomas Friedman
  52. The National Anthem
  53. Conference Name: India Leadership Forum Theme: E xtending India’s edge in the global markets Date: 7 th – 9 th Feb 2007
  54. Mr. Karnik with Dr. Manmohan Singh at the conference
  55. A panel discussion with Dr. Manmoham Singh Seeking the Mahatma’s Blessings ! !
  56. Mr. Karnik is seen here with Azim Premji and S Ramadorai and other speakers Mr. Karnik with Shri Kapil Sibal and Shri Amartaya Sen
  57. Panel in progress …
  58. Conference Name: India Leadership Forum Theme: Shrinking the world, Riding the wave Date: 13 th – 15 th Feb 2008
  59. Inauguration ..
  60. Have a feel of 2008
  61. The heavy weights of 2008 – Dr Kalam (top) & Nandan Nilekani, Anand Mahindra (Below)
  62. 2008 draws to a close Panel discussion – Jerry Rao, Suborto Bagchi and Ganesh Natarajan
  63. Our supporting partners …
  64. Conference Name: India Leadership Forum Theme: Looking back to Look ahead Date: 11 th - 13 th Feb 2009
  65. Leadership Forum 2009
  66. Conference in progress Som Mittal with Kamal Nath
  67. Some cherished moments Part I
  68. Some cherished moments Part II
  69. See you in 2010 ! ! !