Date September 26 – 27, 2019

Time 09:00 – 18:00 IST

Location The Leela Palace, Bengaluru

Event overview

As design thinking takes center stage, software led engineering and digital technologies such as IoT, analytics, etc. are driving the demand for connected solutions across all segments. The 11th NASSCOM Design & Engineering Summit with the theme - Future of Engineering: Designing an Intelligent Eco-system, aims to manifest how the ER&D sector is prepping for the next big design revolution by embracing latest innovations and translating all possible imagination into engineering practices to match the pace with the evolutionary digital era.


Connect with Infosys

Infosys Engineering Services bring together the full stack knowledge coupled with world-class domain and engineering expertise. This event will give you an opportunity to engage with our leaders and experts to discover how Infosys is strategically positioned to respond to real-time customer needs and build technology offerings that are highly competitive while focusing on continuous cost improvements.

Session details


Panel Discussion - State of Supply Chain Management: Intelligent Transportation & Logistics based on IoT

Establishment of cognitive IoT infrastructure with embedded intelligence will revitalize product development and process automation supported by machine-to-machine interactions. In this session, we will discuss the requirements for deploying IoT at scale which will help reinvigorate intelligent transportation, by driving efficiency across supply chain.


September 27, 2019


12:20 – 13:05 IST (45 min)


Nitesh Bansal, Global Head of Engineering, Infosys

Nitesh Bansal, Senior Vice President and Global Head for Engineering Services, Infosys

Nitesh is passionate about bridging the physical-digital divide, advocating AI, machine learning and process automation to amplify business value. He has worked with numerous clients helping them understand ways to leverage Industry 4.0 and IoT technologies leading to digitization and improvements in manufacturing operations, and use servitization for new revenue models.

Nitesh is also responsible for leading the innovation charter for the organization and has a core group of researchers who focus on technology trends and their intersection with business value. This group works on Horizon 3 and Horizon 2 technologies and has been responsible for launching services like Autonomous Technologies, Additive Manufacturing, Software Defined Networking and 5G, that have now become mainstream. One of the key focus areas for Nitesh has been to drive value through transformation of networks – going from significantly hardware based to software based systems. He is actively involved in helping both network providers and enterprises to identify and drive value through technology transformations.

Nitesh is on the Executive Supplier Advisory Board (E-SAB) of Open Networking Foundation (ONF). He is a regular speaker at recognized business schools and also a member of the Industry Advisory Board of the Tauber Institute of Global Operations as well as Ross School of Business at University of Michigan.

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