exchange4media BW APPLAUSE Awards
Friday, 6th October, 2017
The Lalit, Mumbai

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Welcome Address

Mr. Annurag Batra, Chairman & Editor-in-Chief, BW Businessworld & exchange4media

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Keynote Address

Mr. Sabbas Joseph, President, EEMA & Founder Director, Wizcraft

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Romancing with Risk!


Dr. A Velumani, Chairman, Thyrocare

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

How to Kick start and Fuel an Event IP


Mr. Shoven Shah, Founder, Enchanted Valley Carnival
Mr. Varun Kohli, CEO, iTV Network
Ms. Shubra Bhardwaj, Founder, Ferriswheel
Mr. Oum Pradutt, Founder, Phase 1 Events
Moderator- Mr. Manish Porwal, Managing Director at Alchemist Marketing & Talent Solutions

4:45 PM - 5:10 PM

Making Offline Events Matter in an Online World


Mr. Anirban Das Blah, Founder, Kwan

5:10 PM - 5:40 PM

Event Merchandising and Licensing: An Easy Opportunity


Mr. Bhavik Vora, Founder, Black White Orange Brands Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Indranil Blah, CEO, Mumbai City FC, ISL
Moderator- Ms. Kanika Sethi Babbar, Bespoke ensemble Events

5:40 PM - 6:15 PM

What Millennials Expect From Brands and Brand Experiences


Mr. Tushar Dhingra, CEO, Smaaash Entertainment
Mr. M Yeshwanth Nag, Founder, The ThickShake Factory
Moderator- Ms. Kiren Shrivastav, CEO, Molecule Communications & Founder, Fempowerment Women Achievers’ Awards

6:15 PM - 6:30 PM

Tea & Coffee Break

6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Advancing Your Event Career During Pregnancy and Parenthood


Ms. Niyati Vora, VP, Wizcraft
Ms. Tabassum Modi, Director, Victor Tango
Ms. Aarti Mattoo, Chairperson, Momentum Group
Ms. Poonam Lal Founder, Innobuzz Marketing Solutions
Moderator - Ms. Sushma Gaikwad, Founder, Ice Global

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Inspirational Session

In conversation with Pro Wrestling Champion The Great Khali

7:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Keynote Address

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Cocktail Hour

9:00 PM Onwards

Awards Ceremony begins
Entertainment by Vipin Aneja, Zia Nath and Realms of Dance, Shashwat Singh